From Atlas Van Lines
, based on 80,289 interstate and cross-border (Canada) household goods relocations from January 1, 2011 through December 31, 2011.
States that gained population with net inbound moves in 2011 include North Dakota (no surprise there), Texas, New Mexico, Alaska, Tennessee, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Washington, D.C., New Hampshire and Rhode Island.
Other migration facts for 2011:
Michigan became a balanced state after six consecutive years of steady outbound moves.
For the sixth year in a row, Washington, D.C. had the highest percentage of inbound moves.
Ohio has the highest percentage of outbound moves.