Preferred community type in the U.S. in 2014, by political orientation

Would you prefer to live in a community where the houses are larger and schools and stores are in driving distance or in a community where houses are smaller and schools and stores are in walking distance?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 12, 2014
Preferred community type in the U.S. in 2014, by political orientation This survey shows the preference of conservatives and liberals in the U.S. regarding the size and structure of the community they are living in, as of 2014. As of 2014, 77 percent of consistent liberals were preferring a community were the houses are smaller and closer to each other, but schools, stores and restaurants are within walking distance.
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Would you prefer to live in a community where the houses are larger and schools and stores are in driving distance or in a community where houses are smaller and schools and stores are in walking distance?

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The houses are larger and farther apart, but schools, stores and restaurants are several miles awayThe houses are smaller and closer to each other, but schools, stores and restaurants are within walking distance
Consistently liberal21%77%
Mostly liberal40%57%
Mixed51%47%
Mostly conservative65%33%
Consistently conservative75%22%
Total49%48%
The houses are larger and farther apart, but schools, stores and restaurants are several miles awayThe houses are smaller and closer to each other, but schools, stores and restaurants are within walking distance
Consistently liberal21%77%
Mostly liberal40%57%
Mixed51%47%
Mostly conservative65%33%
Consistently conservative75%22%
Total49%48%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 12, 2014
This survey shows the preference of conservatives and liberals in the U.S. regarding the size and structure of the community they are living in, as of 2014. As of 2014, 77 percent of consistent liberals were preferring a community were the houses are smaller and closer to each other, but schools, stores and restaurants are within walking distance.
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