Special Report

Where People From California Are Moving to the Most

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25. Oklahoma
> People from California who moved to Oklahoma in 2019: 7,408 (1.1% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +13,892 (+0.4% — 20th largest)
> Total population: 3,956,971 (24th smallest)

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24. South Carolina
> People from California who moved to South Carolina in 2019: 7,785 (1.2% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +64,587 (+1.3% — 5th largest)
> Total population: 5,148,714 (22nd largest)

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23. Missouri
> People from California who moved to Missouri in 2019: 7,970 (1.2% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +10,976 (+0.2% — 23rd smallest)
> Total population: 6,137,428 (17th largest)

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22. Michigan
> People from California who moved to Michigan in 2019: 8,672 (1.3% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: -9,058 (-0.1% — 12th smallest)
> Total population: 9,986,857 (9th largest)

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21. New Jersey
> People from California who moved to New Jersey in 2019: 9,155 (1.4% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: -26,330 (-0.3% — 8th smallest)
> Total population: 8,882,190 (10th largest)