Special Report

Where People From California Are Moving to the Most

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10. Utah
> People from California who moved to Utah in 2019: 17,821 (2.7% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +44,853 (+1.4% — 4th largest)
> Total population: 3,205,958 (22nd smallest)

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9. North Carolina
> People from California who moved to North Carolina in 2019: 18,023 (2.8% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +104,464 (+1.0% — 10th largest)
> Total population: 10,488,084 (8th largest)

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8. New York
> People from California who moved to New York in 2019: 24,332 (3.7% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: -88,648 (-0.5% — 4th smallest)
> Total population: 19,453,561 (3rd largest)

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7. Florida
> People from California who moved to Florida in 2019: 28,628 (4.4% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +178,412 (+0.8% — 13th largest)
> Total population: 21,477,737 (2nd largest)

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6. Colorado
> People from California who moved to Colorado in 2019: 29,350 (4.5% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +63,172 (+1.1% — 7th largest)
> Total population: 5,758,736 (20th largest)