Many people in the United States traded in their blue-state residencies during the coronavirus outbreak and migrated to Republican-led states where the cost of living tends to be lower and pandemic rules were generally less restrictive in a continuation of recent moving trends. A report from national moving company North American Moving Services revealed that Illinois, New York, and New Jersey were the top three outbound states in 2020, with Idaho, Arizona, and Tennessee receiving the highest share of incoming residents among states.