Where people in El Centro are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in El Centro are moving to most

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

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#43. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Fayetteville to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Fayetteville
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#42. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Reno in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Reno to El Centro: 102 (#36 most common destination from Reno)
- Net migration: 92 to El Centro
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#41. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Urban Honolulu to El Centro: 18 (#188 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Net migration: 8 to El Centro
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#40. Montgomery, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Montgomery in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Montgomery to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Montgomery
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#39. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from San Jose to El Centro: 88 (#94 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 70 to El Centro

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#38. Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Fargo to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Fargo
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#37. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Washington to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Washington
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#36. Stockton, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Stockton in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Stockton to El Centro: 108 (#35 most common destination from Stockton)
- Net migration: 87 to El Centro
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#35. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Minneapolis to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Minneapolis
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#34. Flagstaff, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Flagstaff in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Flagstaff to El Centro: 26 (#52 most common destination from Flagstaff)
- Net migration: 2 to El Centro

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#33. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Boise City in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Boise City to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 27 to Boise City
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#32. Bellingham, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bellingham in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Bellingham to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 29 to Bellingham
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#31. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Philadelphia to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 32 to Philadelphia
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#30. Redding, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Redding in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Redding to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Redding
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#29. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Chicago to El Centro: 12 (#330 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 23 to Chicago

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#28. Waco, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Waco in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Waco to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 37 to Waco
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#27. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Las Vegas to El Centro: 37 (#182 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 0 to El Centro
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#26. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Tucson to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 43 to Tucson
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#25. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salinas in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Salinas to El Centro: 284 (#22 most common destination from Salinas)
- Net migration: 240 to El Centro
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#24. Chico, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Chico in 2015-2019: 46
- Migration from Chico to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 46 to Chico

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#23. Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Lake Havasu City in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Lake Havasu City to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 47 to Lake Havasu City
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#22. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from Charlotte to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 48 to Charlotte
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#21. Vallejo, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Vallejo in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Vallejo to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 49 to Vallejo
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#20. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 53
- Migration from Portland to El Centro: 13 (#236 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 40 to Portland
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#19. Greeley, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Greeley in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Greeley to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 65 to Greeley

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#18. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 66
- Migration from Houston to El Centro: 38 (#247 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 28 to Houston
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#17. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bremerton in 2015-2019: 66
- Migration from Bremerton to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 66 to Bremerton
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#16. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Luis Obispo in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from San Luis Obispo to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 76 to San Luis Obispo
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#15. Modesto, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Modesto in 2015-2019: 78
- Migration from Modesto to El Centro: 99 (#33 most common destination from Modesto)
- Net migration: 21 to El Centro
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#14. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Santa Maria to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 88 to Santa Maria

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#13. Fresno, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fresno in 2015-2019: 97
- Migration from Fresno to El Centro: 505 (#15 most common destination from Fresno)
- Net migration: 408 to El Centro
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#12. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 102
- Migration from Phoenix to El Centro: 94 (#173 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 8 to Phoenix
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#11. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to El Paso in 2015-2019: 103
- Migration from El Paso to El Centro: 0
- Net migration: 103 to El Paso
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#10. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 118
- Migration from Miami to El Centro: 7 (#303 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 111 to Miami
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#9. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 122
- Migration from Seattle to El Centro: 18 (#269 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 104 to Seattle

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#8. Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Hanford in 2015-2019: 169
- Migration from Hanford to El Centro: 13 (#63 most common destination from Hanford)
- Net migration: 156 to Hanford
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#7. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 183
- Migration from San Francisco to El Centro: 55 (#164 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 128 to San Francisco
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#6. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Sacramento in 2015-2019: 223
- Migration from Sacramento to El Centro: 89 (#99 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Net migration: 134 to Sacramento
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#5. Yuma, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Yuma in 2015-2019: 270
- Migration from Yuma to El Centro: 163 (#14 most common destination from Yuma)
- Net migration: 107 to Yuma
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#4. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 655
- Migration from Los Angeles to El Centro: 739 (#68 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 84 to El Centro

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#3. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 833
- Migration from Riverside to El Centro: 693 (#31 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 140 to Riverside
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#2. Bakersfield, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bakersfield in 2015-2019: 989
- Migration from Bakersfield to El Centro: 56 (#73 most common destination from Bakersfield)
- Net migration: 933 to Bakersfield
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#1. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 1,204
- Migration from San Diego to El Centro: 1,210 (#26 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 6 to El Centro

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