Newly released data from the IRS shows the flow of individuals between counties. Analysis by Headlight shows that 89,000 people moved into the Rural Capital area in 2018 and 63,000 people moved out, for a net gain of 25,000 residents.
IRS data also provides the gross income of people that relocated. People relocating to the Rural Capital Region earned a total of $3.1 Billion, while those leaving the region earn a total of $2 Billion, providing a net income gain of $1.1 Billion for the region.
About half of new people and dollars flowing into the region come from Travis County. Other locations that send more people than they receive to the region are the Houston, Los Angeles, San Jose, Dallas, and San Francisco metros.
View the data here: https://www.ruralcapitalheadlight.com/migration-snapshot