Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Despite the Economy, More Families Move to Portland in 2009

U-Haul reports that Portland ranked #3 in net in-migration nationwide for 2009.  In its recently released "2009 Top U.S. Growth Cities Report" U-Haul states that there were 10.16% more families moving into Portland than moving out. Ranking #1 was Bronx, NY at 17.22% followed by Houston at 10.80%.  The report reflects communities with more than 5,000 families moving in or out of an area. Rounding out the top 10 were Dallas, L.A., Indianapolis, Tampa, Orlando, Charlotte and Van Nuys.