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The vast majority of Americans live in cities. It would stand to reason that those who prep in cities make up the majority of preppers as well. What group would stand to lose more than those who live in the cities. They are literally surrounded by people they don’t really know who will be doing whatever it takes to survive. In cities its pretty hard to build communities. The sheer number of people can make it near impossible. Even a small community could be overwhelmed by the amount of desperate following a disaster.
The question becomes, ‘how do I fit in with the desperate and make my way out of the mess.’ Well, that is why the grey man is such an important concept. This is a great article on the topic and one that should not be underutilized.