October 27, 2023

Massachusetts long wooed Connecticut residents. Now it’s the opposite

Greg Ryan ,

Boston Business Journal

While the effect is particularly dramatic in Connecticut, the Nutmeg State is not the only part of New England seeing a larger net influx of Massachusetts residents. In 2021 and 2022, 65% of the outmigration from Massachusetts was to New England states, according to a Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation analysis.

“That just wasn’t what we were seeing before,” Howgate said.