Wall Street Journal names North Carolina top destination state!
Wall Street Journal cites data indicating
North Carolina is the nations' top destination
state for relocations.
February 12, 2008

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In addition, according to the United Van Lines study, North Carolina was the No. 1 "high inbound" state;
61.6 percent of its household goods movements were inbound, a reflection of its growing "demographic
might." In 2000, New Jersey's resident population (8.4 million persons) was approximately 400,000
persons larger than North Carolina's (8 million persons). By 2007, North Carolina's resident population
(9.1 million persons) was approximately 400,000 persons larger than New Jersey's (8.7 million persons).
This represents a swing of 800,000 people in the two states' relative position in a brief seven-year
period, a remarkable demographic shift.
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March 2, 2008

New Jersey data confirms North Carolina as the
top destination state
Counter
From Forbes March 19, 2008


"Topping the list for a second straight year is Raleigh,
N.C. Business costs are 14% below the national
average, and the area boasts one of the most
educated labor supplies in the country, with 38% of the
adult population possessing a college degree and 12%
holding a graduate degree. Raleigh's secret is out,
though, as people have been flocking to the area. "
(Raleigh is 120 miles from New Bern)

Coastal Living names New Bern as a great coastal location....click here.