According to a national do-it-yourself moving company, Minnesota has been named the #17 state in the USA for growth in 2022 and Rochester had a hand in it.

Minnesota Saw A 9% Growth According to U-Haul


The report is from U-Haul, and here's what it said about Minnesota,

People arriving in Minnesota in one-way U-Haul trucks rose 9% over 2021, while departures also rose nearly 9%. Overall moving traffic slowed throughout most of the U.S. but stayed busy in the North Star State in 2022.

U-Haul went on to say that 9% growth helped Minnesota maintain the #17 spot (that's where we landed one year ago).

Minnesota’s top growth city is Minneapolis. Other notable net-gain markets include St. Paul, Rochester, Mankato-North Mankato, Maplewood, Brainerd, St. Cloud, Apple Valley, Detroit Lakes, and Grand Rapids.

How Do We Know What Minnestoa's Growth Is?


Again, from U-Haul Growth Index,

Migration trends data is compiled from more than 2 million one-way U-Haul truck transactions that occur annually across the U.S. and Canada.

What State Was At the Top of the Growth List?

Texas hit #1 again on the Growth Index, that's the fifth time they've been there. How about at the bottom of the list? California comes in dead last for the third year in a row. You'll find a lot more on the study here:

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