Originally Posted by Evergrey
I would assume most people would be suprised that Metro Chicago experiences greater net domestic out-flow than Metro Detroit.
I have to admit I'm suprised Kansas City experiences a net domestic in-flow... it's pretty much the only non-Sunbelt/Portland city that experiences that.
It's interesting that KC is the only cold weather metro that has net in-migration.
KC also has an unusually high number of people not born in KS/MO...
Percent of the Native Population Born in their State of Residence: 2006
Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area 56.6 (43.4% not born in state)
United States 67.4
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Metro Area 76.3
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metro Area 71.2
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Metro Area 79.1
Indianapolis-Carmel, IN Metro Area 72.0
St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area 72.6
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Metro Area 77.6
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area 71.0