Seasonality of Moves and the Duration and Tenure of Residence: 2004

July 2010
Report Number: P70-122
Matthew C. Marlay and Alison K. Fields


Geographic mobility is a frequent aspect of American life. Each year millions of people in the United States move to a new home. The most frequently asked questions about this mobility concern (1) the time of the year when moves occur (the seasonality of moves), (2) the length of time that people stay in one place (the duration of residence), and (3) homeownership status (the tenure of residence).

August 2010
December 09, 2014