Associated Press
Symm Vafeades, 33, finishes up an iced coffee and breakfast burrito before finishing his 2-mile commute to work as an architect in Denver, Wednesday, June 27, 2012. Vefeades says he briefly lived in the suburbs of Denver but didn’t like being far from work and restaurants. For the first time in a century, America's largest cities are growing at a faster rate than their surrounding suburbs as young adults seeking a foothold in the weak job market shun home-buying and stay put in bustling urban centers. (AP Photo/Kristen Wyatt)

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