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It seems as if the mass migration is on across the United States. People are leaving California in droves and heading to Texas, but it's not just California, people from the northeast and Florida are picking up and moving to the Lone Star State as well. Thanks to the influx of new residents, cities like Tyler, Texas are growing at a good pace.

Being one of the fastest-growing cities in East Texas, Tyler's annual population has continued to grow and has ever since the city was incorporated in 1846. According to the US Census Bureau, the Rose City has seen double-digit growth over the past four decades and the Tyler Economic Development Council reports the Tyler Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) population to be nearly 242,000 in 2023.

What's drawing so many people to the Rose City and the Piney Woods?

  • Educational institutions
  • Medical facilities
  • Industry and Manufacting sector
  • Retail and Restaurant options
  • Shorter Commute Time
  • Favorable Weather

With so much talk recently about Californians moving to Texas it's interesting to see a report that was created by Stacker that shows where people are moving from to call Tyler home. The list was created using data from the U.S. Census Bureau and shows which metros sent the most people to Tyler.

While it's perceived more Californians are coming to Texas, there's a reason why those in Tyler aren't seeing a huge spike in California license plates and that is because a big portion of those moving to Tyler are already Texas residents. A huge portion of the growth that the Tyler area is experiencing is because of other Texans.

These Are The Top 15 Metros Where People Are Moving From To Tyler, Texas

Tyler is a growing metro thanks to people moving from these parts of Texas and the U.S. to relocate in Texas. (Stacker) The following is the top 15 metros where people are moving from to Tyler.

Gallery Credit: Stacker

Here is a List of the Safest Neighborhoods Near Tyler in 2022

When looking at crime statistics around Tyler here is what is being called the safest neighborhoods:

Gallery Credit: Billy Jenkins

OPPORTUNITIES: Highest-Paying Jobs in Tyler That Don’t Require a College Degree

Stacker ranked the 50 highest-paying jobs in Tyler that don't require a college degree, using annual compensation data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Gallery Credit: Stacker

Where to Find the Best Chicken Wings in Tyler, Texas

These 10 locations are the best when you're looking for chicken wings in Tyler, Texas.

Gallery Credit: Billy Jenkins

17 of the Very Best Places for Homestyle Comfort Food Around Tyler

Some days, we just want to go somewhere that serves freshly-made, homestyle comfort food. Ya know, the kind of food that seems to feed our hearts and souls, too.

Gallery Credit: Tara Holley