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U-Haul Ranks 50 States by Migration Growth: The Real Estate Takeaway


Jan 08, 2021 by Maurie Backman

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State Rank - Number of Move-Ins State Rank - Number of Move-Ins
Tennessee 1 Vermont 26
Texas 2 Delaware 27
Florida 3 Virginia 28
Ohio 4 Maine 29
Arizona 5 Idaho 30
Colorado 6 Mississippi 31
Missouri 7 Nebraska 32
Nevada 8 Wyoming 33
North Carolina 9 Alaska 34
Georgia 10 Rhode Island 35
Arkansas 11 Washington 36
Indiana 12 North Dakota 37
Wisconsin 13 Washington, D.C.* 38
Oklahoma 14 New Mexico 39
South Carolina 15 Michigan 40
West Virginia 16 Pennsylvania 41
Utah 17 New York 42
Kentucky 18 Connecticut 43
Montana 19 Louisiana 44
Minnesota 20 Oregon 45
Kansas 21 Maryland 46
Alabama 22 Massachusetts 47
New Hampshire 23 New Jersey 48
Iowa 24 Illinois 49
South Dakota 25 California 50

Data source: U-Haul. *Washington, D.C. is considered its own U-Haul market. Hawaii is not included, since state-to-state truck transactions don't apply.

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