Data from the Internal Revenue Service reports which counties outside of the Rural Capital Area account for the highest number of household relocations to the region. The IRS-reported number of tax returns acts as a proxy for households.
Most of the households moving to the Rural Capital Area (net inflows and outflows) are from Travis County (2,700 households). Harris County-TX (140 households), Los Angeles County-CA (120) and Cook County-IL (90) follow.
The most popular destinations for households moving out of the Rural Capital Area are Tarrant County-TX (-34 households), Wake County-NC (-26), Brazos County-TX (-25) and Fort Bend County-TX (-22).