08 Jan The Surprising States People Are Moving to—and the Ones They’re Leaving
Just because a state is deemed red-hot doesn’t mean folks are lining up to move there. (Ahem, New York and California.)
No, the state attracting new residents at the fastest rate isn’t best known for movie stars, tech titans, or media barons—in fact, it’s probably best known for its delicious potatoes. Idaho saw the largest percentage of inbound moves in 2017, according to a recent Atlas Van Lines report. About 65.1% of moves were those relocating to the state instead of leaving it.
The Evansville, IN–based moving company, which performs only out-of-state relocations, looked at the percentage of moves in and out of each state to come up with its rankings. This is quite a bit different from looking at the states with the highest and lowest number of moves. Atlas Van Lines performed nearly 73,000 relocations in 2017.
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