Where do people move to Brighton and Hove from? The top 10 places in the UK people leave for a new life in Brighton and Hove

People from Brighton and Hove know it is a great place to live – and it turns out thousands of other Brits agree.

Thursday, 25th March 2021, 7:01 pm
Brighton prom

In fact, in the 12 months to June 2019, 22,453 people moved to Brighton and Hove from elsewhere in the UK.

That’s according to internal migration data from the Office for National Statistics, which also reveals the areas of the country where the most people are drawn to Brighton and Hove from.

Many come from neighbouring counties but where is the pull to Brighton and Hove the greatest?

The most common place people arrived in the area from was Lewes, with 1,020 arrivals in the year to June 2019.
The second most common place people arrived in the area from was Adur, with 653 arrivals in the year to June 2019.
The third most common place people arrived in the area from was Mid Sussex, with 522 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Pictured is Victoria Park in Haywards Heath
The fourth most common place people arrived in the area from was Worthing, with 499 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Picture by Eddie Mitchell
The fifth most common place people arrived in the area from was Lambeth, with 379 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Pictured is Lambeth Bridge. Google Streetview
The sixth most common place people arrived in the area from was Wandsworth, London, with 347 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Picture from Google Streetview
The seventh most common place people arrived in the area from was Southwark, London, with 338 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Southwark Cathedral from Google Streetview.
The eighth most common place people arrived in the area from was Croydon, with 334 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Picture from Google Streets.
The ninth most common place people arrived in the area from was Eastbourne, with 331 arrivals in the year to June 2019.
Tenth on the list but really the joint ninth most common place people arrived in the area from was Horsham, with 331 arrivals in the year to June 2019. Pictured is Horsham town centre.