8 reasons not to move to Long Beach

Long Beach has a high cost of living compared to other cities in the area

Long Beach can have significant traffic congestion during peak hours

While it's not the most dangerous city in the US, Long Beach does have a higher crime rate than some neighboring cities

Long Beach does not have as many job opportunities compared to larger cities in the region

Long Beach has a significant homeless population

Long Beach is located in an area prone to earthquakes and occasional flooding

While there is a diverse population in Long Beach

Long Beach has a history of pollution and environmental concerns due to its location