Colorado has found a place within the top states for migration, according to FORBES.com.  Coming in at #9, Colorado’s thriving economy and outdoor lifestyle are reasons why people are decided to move to the Centennial State.

With over 300 days of sunshine and a job market that offers opportunities, Colorado has gained close to 80,000 residents over the last year.   Per Emsi Data, over the next five years, Colorado is projected to have the 2nd fastest job growth in the nation.

Below are the top 10 states people are moving to, according to FORBES.com.

  1. Vermont
  2. Oregon
  3. Idaho
  4. Nevada
  5. South Dakota
  6. Washington
  7. South Carolina
  8. North Carolina
  9. Colorado
  10. Alabama

To view the FORBES article, click here.