Everyone is Moving to Florida - Census Shows 900 People Move to Florida PER DAY - Miami Luxury Homes
BY Michael Light / On January 4, 2018

Everyone seems to be moving to Florida…Florida’s population keeps soaring as it comes in 2nd in the top States in America in Numeric Growth from 2016-2017*.

From summer 2016 to summer 2017, data shows that 327,811 people became residents of Florida, amounting to almost 900 people per day moving to the Sunshine State.

As the second fastest growing State in the entire country, Florida remains the 3rd most populous state overall, behind only California and Texas.

UPDATE March 21, 2019: Federal tax changes cause UHNWI’s to leave the Northeast for Florida.

Top 10 Most Populous States in the United States: 2017

Top 10 Most Populous States in the United States: 2017

*The data is from July 1, 2016 to July 1, 2017, which was released by the U.S. Census Bureau on December 20th, 2017.
Source: Census.gov

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