Special Report

Where People From California Are Moving to the Most

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20. Maryland
> People from California who moved to Maryland in 2019: 10,092 (1.5% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +2,962 (+0.05% — 17th smallest)
> Total population: 6,045,680 (18th largest)

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19. Hawaii
> People from California who moved to Hawaii in 2019: 10,954 (1.7% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: -4,619 (-0.3% — 7th smallest)
> Total population: 1,415,872 (12th smallest)

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18. Massachusetts
> People from California who moved to Massachusetts in 2019: 11,430 (1.7% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: -9,646 (-0.1% — 11th smallest)
> Total population: 6,892,503 (14th largest)

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17. Tennessee
> People from California who moved to Tennessee in 2019: 11,874 (1.8% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: +59,164 (+0.9% — 12th largest)
> Total population: 6,829,174 (15th largest)

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16. Ohio
> People from California who moved to Ohio in 2019: 12,277 (1.9% of all outbound Californians)
> 1-year net population change: -342 (-0.003% — 16th smallest)
> Total population: 11,689,100 (6th largest)