Where people in Montgomery are moving to most

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May 17, 2022
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Where people in Montgomery are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Montgomery, 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 Montgomery between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Charlotte to Montgomery: 51 (#163 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 6 to Charlotte
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#49. Abilene, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Abilene in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Abilene to Montgomery: 9 (#76 most common destination from Abilene)
- Net migration: 48 to Abilene
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#48. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Seattle to Montgomery: 36 (#229 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 21 to Seattle
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#47. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 60
- Migration from Denver to Montgomery: 61 (#182 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 1 to Montgomery
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#46. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 60
- Migration from Urban Honolulu to Montgomery: 7 (#223 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Net migration: 53 to Urban Honolulu

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#45. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 63
- Migration from San Diego to Montgomery: 49 (#215 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 14 to San Diego
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#44. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Gulfport in 2015-2019: 64
- Migration from Gulfport to Montgomery: 319 (#11 most common destination from Gulfport)
- Net migration: 255 to Montgomery
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#43. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to New Haven in 2015-2019: 67
- Migration from New Haven to Montgomery: 47 (#91 most common destination from New Haven)
- Net migration: 20 to New Haven
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#42. Warner Robins, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Warner Robins in 2015-2019: 68
- Migration from Warner Robins to Montgomery: 18 (#67 most common destination from Warner Robins)
- Net migration: 50 to Warner Robins
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#41. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 69
- Migration from Baltimore to Montgomery: 44 (#179 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 25 to Baltimore

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#40. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Olympia in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Olympia to Montgomery: 30 (#78 most common destination from Olympia)
- Net migration: 44 to Olympia
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#39. Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area

- Migration to Chattanooga in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Chattanooga to Montgomery: 79 (#44 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Net migration: 3 to Montgomery
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#38. Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Shreveport in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Shreveport to Montgomery: 167 (#17 most common destination from Shreveport)
- Net migration: 91 to Montgomery
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#37. Hinesville, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Hinesville in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Hinesville to Montgomery: 0
- Net migration: 76 to Hinesville
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#36. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 79
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Montgomery: 326 (#54 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 247 to Montgomery

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

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 95
- Migration from Los Angeles to Montgomery: 38 (#282 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 57 to Los Angeles
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#34. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 95
- Migration from San Antonio to Montgomery: 276 (#61 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 181 to Montgomery
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#33. Panama City, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Panama City in 2015-2019: 98
- Migration from Panama City to Montgomery: 503 (#7 most common destination from Panama City)
- Net migration: 405 to Montgomery
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#32. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Crestview in 2015-2019: 101
- Migration from Crestview to Montgomery: 112 (#44 most common destination from Crestview)
- Net migration: 11 to Montgomery
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#31. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 108
- Migration from Nashville to Montgomery: 78 (#111 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 30 to Nashville

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

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 109
- Migration from Memphis to Montgomery: 92 (#90 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 17 to Memphis
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#29. Anniston-Oxford, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Anniston in 2015-2019: 112
- Migration from Anniston to Montgomery: 141 (#10 most common destination from Anniston)
- Net migration: 29 to Montgomery
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#28. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 121
- Migration from Las Vegas to Montgomery: 52 (#152 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 69 to Las Vegas
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#27. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 139
- Migration from Provo to Montgomery: 0
- Net migration: 139 to Provo
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#26. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 141
- Migration from New York to Montgomery: 73 (#239 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 68 to New York

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#25. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 147
- Migration from Fayetteville to Montgomery: 88 (#83 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 59 to Fayetteville
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#24. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2015-2019: 150
- Migration from Lakeland to Montgomery: 0
- Net migration: 150 to Lakeland
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#23. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 150
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Montgomery: 8 (#204 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Net migration: 142 to Louisville/Jefferson County
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#22. Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Augusta in 2015-2019: 153
- Migration from Augusta to Montgomery: 0
- Net migration: 153 to Augusta
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#21. Valdosta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Valdosta in 2015-2019: 167
- Migration from Valdosta to Montgomery: 12 (#71 most common destination from Valdosta)
- Net migration: 155 to Valdosta

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#20. Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Florence in 2015-2019: 178
- Migration from Florence to Montgomery: 145 (#5 most common destination from Florence)
- Net migration: 33 to Florence
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#19. Gadsden, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Gadsden in 2015-2019: 181
- Migration from Gadsden to Montgomery: 137 (#8 most common destination from Gadsden)
- Net migration: 44 to Gadsden
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#18. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 185
- Migration from Chicago to Montgomery: 236 (#149 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 51 to Montgomery
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#17. Dothan, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Dothan in 2015-2019: 209
- Migration from Dothan to Montgomery: 363 (#2 most common destination from Dothan)
- Net migration: 154 to Montgomery
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#16. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 246
- Migration from Miami to Montgomery: 202 (#113 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 44 to Miami

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#15. Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 247
- Migration from Columbus to Montgomery: 314 (#17 most common destination from Columbus)
- Net migration: 67 to Montgomery
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#14. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 256
- Migration from Jacksonville to Montgomery: 94 (#103 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 162 to Jacksonville
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#13. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 274
- Migration from Pensacola to Montgomery: 377 (#16 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 103 to Montgomery
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#12. Decatur, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Decatur in 2015-2019: 284
- Migration from Decatur to Montgomery: 62 (#11 most common destination from Decatur)
- Net migration: 222 to Decatur
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#11. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 284
- Migration from Dallas to Montgomery: 86 (#197 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 198 to Dallas

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#10. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 345
- Migration from St. Louis to Montgomery: 54 (#171 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 291 to St. Louis
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#9. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 374
- Migration from Detroit to Montgomery: 78 (#138 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 296 to Detroit
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#8. Tuscaloosa, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Tuscaloosa in 2015-2019: 379
- Migration from Tuscaloosa to Montgomery: 614 (#2 most common destination from Tuscaloosa)
- Net migration: 235 to Montgomery
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#7. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 443
- Migration from Atlanta to Montgomery: 1,043 (#42 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 600 to Montgomery
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#6. Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Daphne in 2015-2019: 544
- Migration from Daphne to Montgomery: 149 (#12 most common destination from Daphne)
- Net migration: 395 to Daphne

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#5. Mobile, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Mobile in 2015-2019: 585
- Migration from Mobile to Montgomery: 689 (#3 most common destination from Mobile)
- Net migration: 104 to Montgomery
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#4. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 822
- Migration from Washington to Montgomery: 406 (#107 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 416 to Washington
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#3. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Auburn in 2015-2019: 1,021
- Migration from Auburn to Montgomery: 592 (#5 most common destination from Auburn)
- Net migration: 429 to Auburn
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#2. Huntsville, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Huntsville in 2015-2019: 1,090
- Migration from Huntsville to Montgomery: 361 (#11 most common destination from Huntsville)
- Net migration: 729 to Huntsville
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#1. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Birmingham in 2015-2019: 2,668
- Migration from Birmingham to Montgomery: 1,559 (#4 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Net migration: 1,109 to Birmingham

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