CivMetrics collects key demographic data for the largest MSAs in the United States. We’re posting some of our insights here. In this installment, we look at migration inflows by MSA. Which areas have seen the largest net inflow of migrants? For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact

The South is hot — not just for its weather. People are moving to Sun Belt MSAs in droves.

Of the 10 MSAs with the largest migrant inflows in 2019, 9 of them are in the sun belt.

Below, find a sortable chart of the net migration of 390 MSAs in 2019.