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Forbes Interactive: Migration Within U.S.  
User currently offlinedfwrevolution From United States of America, joined Jan 2010, 1001 posts, RR: 51
Posted (3 years 12 months 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 1721 times:

Forbes.com has put together an interactive map showing the migration trends within the United States that have been occurring since 2008. I believe it is particularly telling of which regions in the U.S. have maintained job growth and economic resiliency during the recession. Living in the Houston area, I haven't had much reason to doubt that people are moving here for jobs. Judging by this map, people in Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Seattle, Atlanta, and others can probably vouch for the same.

http://www.forbes.com/2010/06/04/mig...lthy-interactive-counties-map.html

Black lines represent net inward movement
Red lines represent net outward movement

Here's a sampling of some major metro areas.....

Los Angles County



Wayne County (Detroit, MI)



Harris County (Houston, TX)



King County (Seattle, WA)




How is your community fairing?

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User currently offlineMD-90 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 8508 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (3 years 12 months 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 1705 times:

Errebody's movin' to Huntsville.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v284/Fleetwing1627/HSVmigrations.jpg


User currently offlineAaron747 From Japan, joined Aug 2003, 8275 posts, RR: 26
Reply 2, posted (3 years 12 months 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 1667 times:

Gee, I guess all that oppressive taxation and progressive local politicians killing Bay Area business are having a dire effect on San Francisco:

http://www.forbes.com/2010/06/04/mig...ve-counties-map.html?preload=06075

Honolulu on the other hand...all kinds of reasons for this data of course with all the defense industry and military movement.

http://www.forbes.com/2010/06/04/mig...ve-counties-map.html?preload=15003



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User currently offlineKPHXFlyer From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 413 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (3 years 12 months 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 1542 times:

All of these reports are for 2008. I think the far more interesting reports will be for 2009 / 2010.

For instance, it shows Maricopa County, AZ (Phoenix) to be mostly gaining residents. While that might have been true up until the end of 2008, it's almost surely been going the other way for the last two years.

Cheers,
Cory


User currently offlineUNCRDU From United States of America, joined Oct 2010, 195 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (3 years 12 months 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 1497 times:

Everybody moving to Raleigh..

http://www.forbes.com/2010/06/04/mig...ve-counties-map.html?preload=37183


User currently onlineN1120A From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 26784 posts, RR: 75
Reply 5, posted (3 years 12 months ago) and read 1366 times:

The issue is, these don't look at raw numbers, just differences between those that migrated.


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