There’s a lot of Americans on the move these days, looking for a new place to live.   And the part of the country they are leaving is the Northeast.  New Jersey was #1 on the list of losing residents.  Illinois was #2 in the nation for move-outs, followed by Connecticutt and New York.   Ohio ranked #6 for most residents moving out of the state, and Michigan was #10.

Where are most Americans moving to- the West.  Oregon gained the most in population by residential moves, followed by Idaho, Nevada, and Arizona.   The Carolinas are another popular place for new homes, ranking #5 and 6.  The only state in the Northeastern part of America to gain in population was Vermont.