2015 State of the Commonwealth Report
Virginians and all other Americans can vote with their feet and move from one location to another in response to job opportunities, amenities and other factors. Recently, Virginia has experienced very low or even negative levels of net domestic migration. We look at the migration experience of 358 metropolitan regions nationally (including the largest eight in Virginia) to provide some answers.
Center for Economic Analysis and Policy, Old Dominion University, "Part 8: Domestic Migration: What Moves Us?" (2015). State of the Commonwealth Reports. 25.