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Poll shows Detroit residents plan to leave

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The downtown Detroit skyline is seen November 11, 2009
The downtown Detroit skyline is seen November 11, 2009

DETROIT (WKZO) -- A new poll shows that almost half of the residents living in Detroit plan to leave within five-years.

The "Detroit News" poll shows that 40-percent of residents plan to leave the city.  During the survey, residents stated that they believe the city is on the wrong track and have little or no faith in city leaders.

58-percent of residents said their biggest daily challenge is crime, which far surpassed unemployment and the economy at 12.8-percent.

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