Forbes: Grandview eighth fastest-dying town
Grandview, it could be worse. You could be Bensenville, Illinois.
Poverty has doubled while incomes have remained flat, and have
fallen when adjusted for inflation. What’s more, the housing market has
deteriorated, with prices falling 10% in the last year, according to
Trulia.com. With few buyers, and no one moving in, home prices have
dropped to $78,000 at the median level, off from $122,000 in 2003.