Posts Tagged ‘migration’

University-Educated Americans Moving to Different Cities than High-School Dropouts

June 17, 2014

This chart shows the net domestic migration between US cities from 2011 to 2012 by educational attainment. Cities like San Francisco and Seattle gained highly educated workers while losing those with high school diplomas or less, while cities like Tampa and Atlanta gained less-educated new arrivals. Large cities like New York still gained population overall via immigration, but lost domestic population.

–from The Atlantic’s CityLab¬†


Net Migrations in the US, by County

February 7, 2014

Red counties show the largest county-wide gains in people between 2007 and 2011. California’s Inland Empire along with must of Nevada, Arizona, and Florida saw gains along with many counties housing large Universities. Click through for detailed migration maps for specific cities include Phoenix, Los Angeles, and Philadelphia.

–from The Atlantic Cities

American and Canadian Migration Patterns in 2013

January 13, 2014

This map shows how many people moved into, or out of, a given state or province last year. Many of the richest states with low unemployment rates lost people last year. This pattern is certainly unusual, and The Atlantic wrote up an interesting analysis.

–from The Atlantic