Most People Moved From California To Texas In 2019
WHY MANY CALIFORNIANS ARE MOVING TO TEXAS
During the year 2018, California was ranked as number one in the total amount of moves. Over 54% of moving shipments came out of California while only 46% moved in. In 2019, the total number of shipments from California dropped by 3,500. However 2.5% of the shipments moved out of state while a 2.5 % decrease in moves into California also occurred. While hits may not look to be a significant difference, these numbers show that California is now at the bottom 10 of outbound moving states in the nation. It went down from the 39th ranked moving destination to the 43rd.
On the other hand, Texas went up five spots in the overall rankings from 19th in 2018 to 14th in 2019. The total increase in percent went from 52.5% to 55.6%. Of course, these statistics tell only one part of the story. It is true that not everyone who moved out California moved to Texas, but there are a number of reasons why many from California decided to choose Texas as their new home.