New Survey Shows People Want Out of Hot Spot States

A new survey shows a good chunk of residents from coronavirus hot spot states would voluntarily pack up and move out to areas not as crippled by the virus.  It’s not only the city slickers in cramped quarters who want out – spread-out suburbanites want to hit the road, too.

The new, national survey of 1,000 Americans reveals a large percentage of residents living in the ten states with the most Covid-19 cases would consider moving – even though many have lived in their state for more than twenty years, or even their whole lives. The states with the most coronavirus cases are New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Illinois, California, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Louisiana, Connecticut, and Florida.  

The survey, commissioned by Our Town America, the nation’s leading new mover marketing franchise, reveals:

Sue Baxter