Where people in Sacramento are moving to most

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

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

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#50. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 267
- Migration from Philadelphia to Sacramento: 433 (#78 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 166 to Sacramento
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#49. Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 287
- Migration from Fayetteville to Sacramento: 52 (#59 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 235 to Fayetteville
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#48. Salem, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem in 2015-2019: 295
- Migration from Salem to Sacramento: 67 (#28 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 228 to Salem
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#47. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 317
- Migration from Charlotte to Sacramento: 90 (#126 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 227 to Charlotte
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#46. Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Ogden in 2015-2019: 351
- Migration from Ogden to Sacramento: 226 (#16 most common destination from Ogden)
- Net migration: 125 to Ogden

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#45. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 370
- Migration from Oklahoma City to Sacramento: 15 (#184 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Net migration: 355 to Oklahoma City
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#44. Carson City, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Carson City in 2015-2019: 384
- Migration from Carson City to Sacramento: 199 (#3 most common destination from Carson City)
- Net migration: 185 to Carson City
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#43. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 389
- Migration from Nashville to Sacramento: 36 (#174 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 353 to Nashville
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#42. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 396
- Migration from Chicago to Sacramento: 764 (#74 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 368 to Sacramento
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#41. Madera, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Madera in 2015-2019: 397
- Migration from Madera to Sacramento: 114 (#12 most common destination from Madera)
- Net migration: 283 to Madera

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#40. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 401
- Migration from Tucson to Sacramento: 347 (#22 most common destination from Tucson)
- Net migration: 54 to Tucson
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#39. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 411
- Migration from St. Louis to Sacramento: 321 (#55 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 90 to St. Louis
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#38. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Oxnard in 2015-2019: 418
- Migration from Oxnard to Sacramento: 1,256 (#3 most common destination from Oxnard)
- Net migration: 838 to Sacramento
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#37. Redding, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Redding in 2015-2019: 466
- Migration from Redding to Sacramento: 833 (#1 most common destination from Redding)
- Net migration: 367 to Sacramento
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#36. Visalia, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Visalia in 2015-2019: 480
- Migration from Visalia to Sacramento: 496 (#8 most common destination from Visalia)
- Net migration: 16 to Sacramento

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#35. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 523
- Migration from Provo to Sacramento: 243 (#26 most common destination from Provo)
- Net migration: 280 to Provo
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#34. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 528
- Migration from Atlanta to Sacramento: 605 (#71 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 77 to Sacramento
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#33. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 528
- Migration from Denver to Sacramento: 288 (#69 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 240 to Denver
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#32. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Eugene in 2015-2019: 538
- Migration from Eugene to Sacramento: 82 (#33 most common destination from Eugene)
- Net migration: 456 to Eugene
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#31. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 588
- Migration from Houston to Sacramento: 492 (#65 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 96 to Houston

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#30. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 612
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Sacramento: 326 (#38 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 286 to Colorado Springs
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#29. Merced, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Merced in 2015-2019: 662
- Migration from Merced to Sacramento: 846 (#3 most common destination from Merced)
- Net migration: 184 to Sacramento
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#28. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Boise City in 2015-2019: 700
- Migration from Boise City to Sacramento: 265 (#18 most common destination from Boise City)
- Net migration: 435 to Boise City
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#27. Napa, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Napa in 2015-2019: 708
- Migration from Napa to Sacramento: 731 (#4 most common destination from Napa)
- Net migration: 23 to Sacramento
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#26. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 737
- Migration from Santa Maria to Sacramento: 655 (#10 most common destination from Santa Maria)
- Net migration: 82 to Santa Maria

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#25. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salinas in 2015-2019: 760
- Migration from Salinas to Sacramento: 1,535 (#1 most common destination from Salinas)
- Net migration: 775 to Sacramento
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#24. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 761
- Migration from San Antonio to Sacramento: 274 (#62 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 487 to San Antonio
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#23. Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Cruz in 2015-2019: 825
- Migration from Santa Cruz to Sacramento: 942 (#5 most common destination from Santa Cruz)
- Net migration: 117 to Sacramento
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#22. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 989
- Migration from Seattle to Sacramento: 922 (#34 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 67 to Seattle
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#21. Modesto, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Modesto in 2015-2019: 1,037
- Migration from Modesto to Sacramento: 1,893 (#3 most common destination from Modesto)
- Net migration: 856 to Sacramento

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#20. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 1,050
- Migration from Dallas to Sacramento: 664 (#60 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 386 to Dallas
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#19. Bakersfield, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bakersfield in 2015-2019: 1,072
- Migration from Bakersfield to Sacramento: 1,002 (#5 most common destination from Bakersfield)
- Net migration: 70 to Bakersfield
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#18. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Luis Obispo in 2015-2019: 1,110
- Migration from San Luis Obispo to Sacramento: 737 (#5 most common destination from San Luis Obispo)
- Net migration: 373 to San Luis Obispo
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#17. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 1,116
- Migration from Washington to Sacramento: 857 (#62 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 259 to Washington
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#16. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 1,160
- Migration from Las Vegas to Sacramento: 1,041 (#12 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 119 to Las Vegas

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#15. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 1,190
- Migration from New York to Sacramento: 1,307 (#73 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 117 to Sacramento
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#14. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 1,293
- Migration from Portland to Sacramento: 1,023 (#18 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 270 to Portland
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#13. Chico, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Chico in 2015-2019: 1,427
- Migration from Chico to Sacramento: 2,465 (#1 most common destination from Chico)
- Net migration: 1,038 to Sacramento
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#12. Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Rosa in 2015-2019: 1,433
- Migration from Santa Rosa to Sacramento: 1,937 (#2 most common destination from Santa Rosa)
- Net migration: 504 to Sacramento
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#11. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 1,793
- Migration from Phoenix to Sacramento: 1,105 (#27 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 688 to Phoenix

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#10. Fresno, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fresno in 2015-2019: 1,859
- Migration from Fresno to Sacramento: 1,417 (#7 most common destination from Fresno)
- Net migration: 442 to Fresno
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#9. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Reno in 2015-2019: 1,891
- Migration from Reno to Sacramento: 1,644 (#2 most common destination from Reno)
- Net migration: 247 to Reno
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#8. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 2,058
- Migration from San Diego to Sacramento: 1,991 (#13 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 67 to San Diego
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#7. Vallejo, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Vallejo in 2015-2019: 2,435
- Migration from Vallejo to Sacramento: 4,736 (#1 most common destination from Vallejo)
- Net migration: 2,301 to Sacramento
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#6. Yuba City, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Yuba City in 2015-2019: 2,436
- Migration from Yuba City to Sacramento: 1,644 (#1 most common destination from Yuba City)
- Net migration: 792 to Yuba City

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#5. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 2,671
- Migration from San Jose to Sacramento: 6,319 (#3 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 3,648 to Sacramento
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#4. Stockton, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Stockton in 2015-2019: 3,375
- Migration from Stockton to Sacramento: 3,636 (#2 most common destination from Stockton)
- Net migration: 261 to Sacramento
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#3. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 4,282
- Migration from Riverside to Sacramento: 2,998 (#6 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 1,284 to Riverside
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#2. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 4,958
- Migration from Los Angeles to Sacramento: 10,033 (#9 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 5,075 to Sacramento
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#1. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 9,870
- Migration from San Francisco to Sacramento: 17,874 (#2 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 8,004 to Sacramento

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