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Restless America: State-to-State Migration
Posted By Barry Ritholtz On January 2, 2014 @ 2:30 pm In Data Analysis,Economy,Employment,Travel | Comments Disabled
Approximately 7.1 million Americans moved to another state in 2012. That’s over 2.2% of the U.S. population. The United States has a long history of people picking up and moving their families to other parts of the country, in search of better livelihoods. That same spirit of mobility, a willingness to uproot oneself, seems alive and well today based on the visualization of migration patterns above.
Click for an interactive graphic.
Source: Vizynary 
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