Once again, New Jersey leads the U.S. in residents trying to escape

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey has earned another dubious distinction.

United Van Lines is once again reporting that New Jersey is number one for outward bound moves, this time in 2018.

Its survey found 67% of moves concerning New Jersey involved residents headed elsewhere.

Visit the United Van Lines website for the full study results.

The Garden State uncoincidentally continues to boast the country’s worst overall tax climate and a correspondingly sluggish job market.