Special Report

The City Americans Are Flocking to in Every State

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31. New Mexico: Santa Fe
> Population change due to migration, 2010-2018: +4,218 (+2.9%)
> Overall population change, 2010-2018: +5,829 (+4.0%)
> 2018 population: 150,056
> Median household income: $60,193
> January 2020 unemployment: 3.8%

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32. New York: Albany-Schenectady-Troy
> Population change due to migration, 2010-2018: +2,350 (+0.3%)
> Overall population change, 2010-2018: +12,455 (+1.4%)
> 2018 population: 883,169
> Median household income: $71,301
> January 2020 unemployment: 3.6%

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33. North Carolina: Raleigh
> Population change due to migration, 2010-2018: +159,756 (+14.1%)
> Overall population change, 2010-2018: +232,052 (+20.5%)
> 2018 population: 1.4 million
> Median household income: $75,165
> January 2020 unemployment: 3.2%

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34. North Dakota: Fargo
> Population change due to migration, 2010-2018: +21,211 (+10.2%)
> Overall population change, 2010-2018: +36,694 (+17.6%)
> 2018 population: 245,471
> Median household income: $65,073
> January 2020 unemployment: 2.2%

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35. Ohio: Columbus
> Population change due to migration, 2010-2018: +106,381 (+5.6%)
> Overall population change, 2010-2018: +204,534 (+10.8%)
> 2018 population: 2.1 million
> Median household income: $64,052
> January 2020 unemployment: 3.7%

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