The Recent migration slowdown and America's changing regional demographics

William H. Frey, Demographer, Senior Fellow

Video, PowerPoint presentation & author biography


America's regional demographics have been strongly influenced by persistent migration flows from the sunbelt to snowbelt, inward from the coasts, and immigration from abroad. Fast growing metropolitan areas like Las Vegas have ridden the waves of these flows. This presentation will discuss how past migration patterns has created sharp regional distinctions, and how the recent migration slowdown has affected them.