Where people in Dothan are moving to most

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January 11, 2022
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Where people in Dothan are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Dothan, AL Metro Area are moving to the most using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Metros are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to the metro from Dothan between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Baltimore to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Baltimore
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#49. Macon-Bibb County, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Macon in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Macon to Dothan: 5 (#70 most common destination from Macon)
- Net migration: 5 to Macon
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#48. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Wilmington in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Wilmington to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 11 to Wilmington
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#47. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Dothan: 1 (#223 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Net migration: 11 to Louisville/Jefferson County
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#46. Greenville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Greenville to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 15 to Greenville

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#45. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Winston in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Winston to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 15 to Winston
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#44. Gainesville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Gainesville in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Gainesville to Dothan: 9 (#127 most common destination from Gainesville)
- Net migration: 8 to Gainesville
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#43. Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Port St. Lucie in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Port St. Lucie to Dothan: 25 (#84 most common destination from Port St. Lucie)
- Net migration: 8 to Dothan
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#42. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Cape Coral to Dothan: 5 (#188 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Net migration: 14 to Cape Coral
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#41. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to New Haven in 2015-2019: 22
- Migration from New Haven to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 22 to New Haven

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#40. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Jacksonville to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Jacksonville
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#39. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Indianapolis to Dothan: 4 (#262 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 23 to Indianapolis
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#38. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Nashville to Dothan: 71 (#122 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 44 to Dothan
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#37. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Crestview in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from Crestview to Dothan: 76 (#62 most common destination from Crestview)
- Net migration: 48 to Dothan
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#36. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from Tallahassee to Dothan: 37 (#82 most common destination from Tallahassee)
- Net migration: 9 to Dothan

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#35. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Memphis to Dothan: 39 (#144 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 10 to Dothan
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#34. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Fayetteville to Dothan: 23 (#134 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 7 to Fayetteville
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#33. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Denver to Dothan: 8 (#300 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 23 to Denver
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#32. Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita Falls in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Wichita Falls to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 32 to Wichita Falls
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#31. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Gulfport in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Gulfport to Dothan: 8 (#143 most common destination from Gulfport)
- Net migration: 25 to Gulfport

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#30. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Chicago to Dothan: 8 (#340 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 27 to Chicago
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#29. Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Daphne in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Daphne to Dothan: 18 (#59 most common destination from Daphne)
- Net migration: 17 to Daphne
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#28. Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Columbus to Dothan: 33 (#90 most common destination from Columbus)
- Net migration: 3 to Columbus
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#27. Spartanburg, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Spartanburg in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Spartanburg to Dothan: 11 (#60 most common destination from Spartanburg)
- Net migration: 26 to Spartanburg
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#26. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 39
- Migration from Miami to Dothan: 158 (#128 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 119 to Dothan

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#25. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Knoxville in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Knoxville to Dothan: 10 (#170 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Net migration: 30 to Knoxville
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#24. Fairbanks, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Fairbanks in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Fairbanks to Dothan: 81 (#31 most common destination from Fairbanks)
- Net migration: 36 to Dothan
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#23. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from New York to Dothan: 24 (#298 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 24 to New York
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#22. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Killeen in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Killeen to Dothan: 33 (#110 most common destination from Killeen)
- Net migration: 19 to Killeen
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#21. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 54
- Migration from Phoenix to Dothan: 22 (#289 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 32 to Phoenix

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#20. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 64
- Migration from Los Angeles to Dothan: 3 (#352 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 61 to Los Angeles
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#19. Amarillo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Amarillo in 2015-2019: 67
- Migration from Amarillo to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 67 to Amarillo
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#18. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 69
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Dothan: 28 (#208 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 41 to Virginia Beach
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#17. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Auburn in 2015-2019: 75
- Migration from Auburn to Dothan: 72 (#30 most common destination from Auburn)
- Net migration: 3 to Auburn
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#16. Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Florence in 2015-2019: 85
- Migration from Florence to Dothan: 41 (#25 most common destination from Florence)
- Net migration: 44 to Florence

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#15. Albany, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Albany in 2015-2019: 90
- Migration from Albany to Dothan: 72 (#22 most common destination from Albany)
- Net migration: 18 to Albany
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#14. Decatur, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Decatur in 2015-2019: 92
- Migration from Decatur to Dothan: 19 (#22 most common destination from Decatur)
- Net migration: 73 to Decatur
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#13. Panama City, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Panama City in 2015-2019: 92
- Migration from Panama City to Dothan: 199 (#17 most common destination from Panama City)
- Net migration: 107 to Dothan
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#12. Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Augusta in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Augusta to Dothan: 44 (#91 most common destination from Augusta)
- Net migration: 52 to Augusta
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#11. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 98
- Migration from Tampa to Dothan: 64 (#175 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 34 to Tampa

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#10. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 100
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Dothan: 0
- Net migration: 100 to Colorado Springs
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#9. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 102
- Migration from Pensacola to Dothan: 64 (#92 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 38 to Pensacola
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#8. Tuscaloosa, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Tuscaloosa in 2015-2019: 144
- Migration from Tuscaloosa to Dothan: 54 (#33 most common destination from Tuscaloosa)
- Net migration: 90 to Tuscaloosa
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#7. Gadsden, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Gadsden in 2015-2019: 150
- Migration from Gadsden to Dothan: 127 (#9 most common destination from Gadsden)
- Net migration: 23 to Gadsden
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#6. Mobile, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Mobile in 2015-2019: 151
- Migration from Mobile to Dothan: 18 (#83 most common destination from Mobile)
- Net migration: 133 to Mobile

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#5. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 163
- Migration from Atlanta to Dothan: 89 (#192 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 74 to Atlanta
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#4. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 219
- Migration from Jacksonville to Dothan: 14 (#230 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 205 to Jacksonville
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#3. Huntsville, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Huntsville in 2015-2019: 245
- Migration from Huntsville to Dothan: 31 (#90 most common destination from Huntsville)
- Net migration: 214 to Huntsville
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#2. Montgomery, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Montgomery in 2015-2019: 363
- Migration from Montgomery to Dothan: 209 (#17 most common destination from Montgomery)
- Net migration: 154 to Montgomery
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#1. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Birmingham in 2015-2019: 746
- Migration from Birmingham to Dothan: 141 (#46 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Net migration: 605 to Birmingham

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