18 States That Americans Are Leaving

January 18, 2016

While the majority of people who move do so within the same state, that isn’t always the case. Whether for work, to be closer to family, or just for a change of scenery, sometimes a move out of state is necessary.

In 2015, a total of 18 states had more people moving out than in, with the majority of those states located in the upper-Midwest, reports Business Insider.

Illinois, South Dakota, and Indiana all find themselves in the top 10 on this list, but the No. 1 state may come as a surprise.

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