As an adult, do you live in the same town that you were born in?

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  1. nmdonders profile image72
    nmdondersposted 10 years ago

    As an adult, do you live in the same town that you were born in?

  2. Blond Logic profile image92
    Blond Logicposted 10 years ago

    No, although I was born in California, I have lived in Europe and now in Brazil. My family are still in California but with the internet, it is so easy to communicate I don't feel I am a great distance away.

  3. Grams Study profile image61
    Grams Studyposted 10 years ago

    I have lived all over the lower part of the state mostly since my children left home

  4. gail641 profile image68
    gail641posted 10 years ago

    No, I use to live in a very small midwestern town in Iowa, it is a small farming community. There was not much for jobs there, so our family moved to a bigger town, which had more jobs. There wasn't a lot to do in the small town, but there is more to do where I live now.

  5. Seeker7 profile image87
    Seeker7posted 10 years ago

    Yes, I live in the same village I was born in. I was born in my Gran's house in the same village in 1962 and I still live here. Don't know if that's some kind of record or not! But I love it! Also, although rural, we're not that far from the big towns and quite near to Edinburgh, so i think I've got the best of both worlds.

  6. MickS profile image60
    MickSposted 10 years ago

    No.

    1. Sherry Hewins profile image92
      Sherry Hewinsposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      How did you get away with a one word answer? If I try to do that it says my answer is too short.

  7. wetnosedogs profile image61
    wetnosedogsposted 10 years ago

    No, I went from the north of the U.S. to the south. Don't miss the winters.

  8. Laura Schneider profile image88
    Laura Schneiderposted 10 years ago

    Nope, I was born on the east coast and lived there awhile but I've lived most of my life in the midwest.

  9. Sinea Pies profile image61
    Sinea Piesposted 10 years ago

    Yes, I do. I left the state for college but did return, married here and live here.

  10. vespawoolf profile image91
    vespawoolfposted 10 years ago

    My family moved when I was 14. It wasn't far away from our original home, but I had to change schools so it seemed like a big move to me. When I was 18 I moved farther away to pursue my career and ever since then I've moved, on an average, every few years. My husband and I have lived in Peru for the past 15 years, so we're far away from "home".

  11. profile image0
    JThomp42posted 10 years ago

    Yes. I actually wrote a hub about it. Life in My Hometown "The Birthplace of Country Music".

  12. LaThing profile image60
    LaThingposted 10 years ago

    I have lived in so many different places that I don't even remember the place where I was born. I father's job moved us around, and now my husband's job is taking us places!

  13. tmbridgeland profile image80
    tmbridgelandposted 10 years ago

    I didn't grow up in a town, but out in the country. Now I live 6 miles from my childhood home, in a small town. To get here though I lived in three different countries over 17 years.

  14. KangaYankeeDoo profile image61
    KangaYankeeDooposted 10 years ago

    No, but I try to go back and visit as much as possible. One shou;d never forget where they come from.

    1. Laura Schneider profile image88
      Laura Schneiderposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      One should never forget where they came from, but visiting the place might not be safe or necessary for some cases: memories can take us there fairly effectively.

  15. Dubuquedogtrainer profile image59
    Dubuquedogtrainerposted 10 years ago

    No, left after college and have lived in a number of other towns and cities and a handful of other states.

  16. Angela Blair profile image69
    Angela Blairposted 10 years ago

    No, but I live in the same county I was born in and about 20 miles from my birthplace -- Kopperl, Bosque County, Texas. It's amazing how one's life works out -- I never intended to return to this area but came home to care for my widowed mother and when she passed away just stayed. It's proved to be a delightful place to enjoy my dotage, as it were, and I'm living proof that "yes, one can go home again." Good question!

  17. KellyPittman profile image75
    KellyPittmanposted 10 years ago

    When I was 18 I left my hometown in Louisiana to move to Tennessee with my future husband.  We ended up moving back home to be closer to family.  Though neither of us live in the same small towns we grew up in, we do live within driving distance.

  18. mattodom profile image60
    mattodomposted 10 years ago

    I live about twenty minutes from where I was born!

  19. teyeger82 profile image67
    teyeger82posted 10 years ago

    I live in the same town I was born in although I have moved away and returned several times. After all, there's no place like home!

  20. Sherry Hewins profile image92
    Sherry Hewinsposted 10 years ago

    Nope, I have moved many, many times. I was born in Louisiana, have lived in various parts of California since I was 10.

  21. profile image0
    Debbie Dallasposted 10 years ago

    No 3 he's away but I miss it lOts!  U miss all the familiar faces and places.... Your friends and family... Someone to hang out with all the time and WHENEVER!! IT'S THE PLACE WHERE--- EVERYBODY KNOWs UR NAMEEE!!

  22. pennyplf profile image59
    pennyplfposted 10 years ago

    no , I lived far from my town ,I want to go back ,so homesick

 
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