Report: More New Jersey residents on the move to Pennsylvania

    It appears more and more New Jersey residents are leaving the “Garden State” to make a new home in the “Keystone State.”

    The Star-Ledger, quoting information from the 2010 census, reports “in-migration” from New Jersey to Pennsylvania accounted for 80 percent of Pennsylvania’s net gain last year of 25,770 residents from other states.

    The report says new commuting patterns emerged as a main reason for the move.

    The Star-Ledger says the trend has placed Pennsylvania in the lead for destination states along the Northeast.

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