Metros sending the most people to Jonesboro

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Jonesboro

Stacker compiled a list of metros that are sending the most people to Jonesboro, AR Metro Area using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Metros are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to Jonesboro from the metro between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#34. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Gulfport in 2015-2019: 10 (#136 most common destination from Gulfport)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Gulfport: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 10 to Jonesboro
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#33. Texarkana, TX-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Texarkana in 2015-2019: 17 (#39 most common destination from Texarkana)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Texarkana: 5 (#44 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 12 to Jonesboro
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#32. New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from New Orleans in 2015-2019: 17 (#164 most common destination from New Orleans)
- Migration from Jonesboro to New Orleans: 6 (#41 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 11 to Jonesboro
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#31. Jackson, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Jackson in 2015-2019: 17 (#108 most common destination from Jackson)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Jackson: 94 (#11 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 77 to Jackson
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#30. Green Bay, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Green Bay in 2015-2019: 20 (#60 most common destination from Green Bay)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Green Bay: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 20 to Jonesboro

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#29. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Peoria in 2015-2019: 20 (#108 most common destination from Peoria)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Peoria: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 20 to Jonesboro
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#28. Punta Gorda, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Punta Gorda in 2015-2019: 21 (#63 most common destination from Punta Gorda)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Punta Gorda: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 21 to Jonesboro
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#27. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from New York in 2015-2019: 21 (#304 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Jonesboro to New York: 49 (#16 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 28 to New York
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#26. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Dayton in 2015-2019: 24 (#118 most common destination from Dayton)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Dayton: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 24 to Jonesboro
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#25. Jackson, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Jackson in 2015-2019: 24 (#37 most common destination from Jackson)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Jackson: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 24 to Jonesboro

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#24. Lewiston, ID-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Lewiston in 2015-2019: 25 (#21 most common destination from Lewiston)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Lewiston: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 25 to Jonesboro
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#23. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Charleston in 2015-2019: 28 (#127 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Charleston: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 28 to Jonesboro
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#22. Mobile, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Mobile in 2015-2019: 28 (#71 most common destination from Mobile)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Mobile: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 28 to Jonesboro
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#21. Monroe, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Monroe in 2015-2019: 29 (#34 most common destination from Monroe)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Monroe: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 29 to Jonesboro
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#20. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 31 (#135 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Louisville/Jefferson County: 28 (#23 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 3 to Jonesboro

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#19. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Miami in 2015-2019: 32 (#242 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Miami: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 32 to Jonesboro
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#18. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 37 (#194 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Jonesboro to St. Louis: 12 (#33 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 25 to Jonesboro
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#17. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Chicago in 2015-2019: 43 (#277 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Chicago: 8 (#39 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 35 to Jonesboro
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#16. Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Lafayette in 2015-2019: 46 (#54 most common destination from Lafayette)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Lafayette: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 46 to Jonesboro
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#15. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Tulsa in 2015-2019: 47 (#75 most common destination from Tulsa)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Tulsa: 6 (#41 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 41 to Jonesboro

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#14. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Kansas City in 2015-2019: 55 (#139 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Kansas City: 5 (#44 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 50 to Jonesboro
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#13. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Houston in 2015-2019: 59 (#213 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Houston: 116 (#9 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 57 to Houston
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#12. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 68 (#205 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Atlanta: 96 (#10 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 28 to Atlanta
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#11. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 72 (#126 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Jacksonville: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 72 to Jonesboro
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#10. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from San Diego in 2015-2019: 82 (#178 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Jonesboro to San Diego: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 82 to Jonesboro

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#9. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 88 (#82 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Raleigh: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 88 to Jonesboro
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#8. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Dallas in 2015-2019: 97 (#185 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Dallas: 259 (#5 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 162 to Dallas
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#7. Fort Smith, AR-OK Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Fort Smith in 2015-2019: 105 (#11 most common destination from Fort Smith)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Fort Smith: 305 (#4 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 200 to Fort Smith
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#6. Pine Bluff, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Pine Bluff in 2015-2019: 139 (#5 most common destination from Pine Bluff)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Pine Bluff: 237 (#6 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 98 to Pine Bluff
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#5. Hot Springs, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Hot Springs in 2015-2019: 193 (#5 most common destination from Hot Springs)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Hot Springs: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 193 to Jonesboro

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#4. Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Brownsville in 2015-2019: 194 (#9 most common destination from Brownsville)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Brownsville: 0 (#62 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 194 to Jonesboro
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#3. Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 199 (#22 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Fayetteville: 306 (#3 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 107 to Fayetteville
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#2. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Memphis in 2015-2019: 492 (#16 most common destination from Memphis)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Memphis: 699 (#2 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 207 to Memphis
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#1. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Jonesboro from Little Rock in 2015-2019: 962 (#6 most common destination from Little Rock)
- Migration from Jonesboro to Little Rock: 801 (#1 most common destination from Jonesboro)
- Net migration: 161 to Jonesboro

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