Social Groups Of The 1950

By: Ana Martinez

White Flight

In the mid 20th century, many South Americans started to move into big cities, therefore millions of middle-class white Americans left big cities for the suburbs. With them, they took precious economic resources, and all their money leaving the big cities in ruins.

Baby Boom

After WWII, all around the world many families wanted to start a new life by having a bigger and better family. After the baby boom was over there was a huge population in big cities and even small ones too.