1.6 Million Native New Yorkers Now Live In Florida

Florida is by far the most popular destination for New Yorkers to move to, according to a new analysis by the New York Times.

There are 1.6 million natives of New York living in Florida, representing 11% of the state’s population. Florida is also the most popular east coast destination for Californians.

The analysis also confirms that Florida is now the third most populous state, surpassing New York.