Where people in Santa Rosa are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Santa Rosa are moving to most

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

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#50. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 70
- Migration from Cape Coral to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 70 to Cape Coral
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#49. Merced, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Merced in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Merced to Santa Rosa: 82 (#27 most common destination from Merced)
- Net migration: 6 to Santa Rosa
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#48. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Eugene in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Eugene to Santa Rosa: 55 (#46 most common destination from Eugene)
- Net migration: 22 to Eugene
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#47. Prescott Valley-Prescott, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Prescott Valley in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Prescott Valley to Santa Rosa: 9 (#93 most common destination from Prescott Valley)
- Net migration: 68 to Prescott Valley
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#46. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 78
- Migration from North Port to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 78 to North Port

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#45. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 83
- Migration from Salt Lake City to Santa Rosa: 148 (#53 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Net migration: 65 to Santa Rosa
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#44. Stockton, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Stockton in 2015-2019: 86
- Migration from Stockton to Santa Rosa: 168 (#25 most common destination from Stockton)
- Net migration: 82 to Santa Rosa
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#43. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 90
- Migration from Albuquerque to Santa Rosa: 36 (#118 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Net migration: 54 to Albuquerque
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#42. Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Ogden in 2015-2019: 91
- Migration from Ogden to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 91 to Ogden
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#41. St. George, UT Metro Area

- Migration to St. George in 2015-2019: 91
- Migration from St. George to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 91 to St. George

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#40. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Boise City in 2015-2019: 94
- Migration from Boise City to Santa Rosa: 22 (#120 most common destination from Boise City)
- Net migration: 72 to Boise City
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#39. Bend, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Bend in 2015-2019: 94
- Migration from Bend to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 94 to Bend
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#38. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 107
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 107 to Louisville/Jefferson County
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#37. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salinas in 2015-2019: 111
- Migration from Salinas to Santa Rosa: 54 (#65 most common destination from Salinas)
- Net migration: 57 to Salinas
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#36. Redding, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Redding in 2015-2019: 111
- Migration from Redding to Santa Rosa: 164 (#9 most common destination from Redding)
- Net migration: 53 to Santa Rosa

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

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 121
- Migration from Charlotte to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 121 to Charlotte
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#34. Yuba City, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Yuba City in 2015-2019: 121
- Migration from Yuba City to Santa Rosa: 65 (#25 most common destination from Yuba City)
- Net migration: 56 to Yuba City
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#33. Visalia, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Visalia in 2015-2019: 135
- Migration from Visalia to Santa Rosa: 26 (#52 most common destination from Visalia)
- Net migration: 109 to Visalia
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#32. College Station-Bryan, TX Metro Area

- Migration to College Station in 2015-2019: 157
- Migration from College Station to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 157 to College Station
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#31. Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kalamazoo in 2015-2019: 157
- Migration from Kalamazoo to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 157 to Kalamazoo

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#30. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Oxnard in 2015-2019: 174
- Migration from Oxnard to Santa Rosa: 114 (#49 most common destination from Oxnard)
- Net migration: 60 to Oxnard
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#29. Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Hanford in 2015-2019: 176
- Migration from Hanford to Santa Rosa: 0
- Net migration: 176 to Hanford
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#28. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 177
- Migration from Austin to Santa Rosa: 70 (#131 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 107 to Austin
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#27. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 180
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Santa Rosa: 72 (#125 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 108 to Colorado Springs
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#26. Medford, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Medford in 2015-2019: 190
- Migration from Medford to Santa Rosa: 44 (#32 most common destination from Medford)
- Net migration: 146 to Medford

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#25. Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Cruz in 2015-2019: 194
- Migration from Santa Cruz to Santa Rosa: 432 (#7 most common destination from Santa Cruz)
- Net migration: 238 to Santa Rosa
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#24. Chico, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Chico in 2015-2019: 196
- Migration from Chico to Santa Rosa: 183 (#15 most common destination from Chico)
- Net migration: 13 to Chico
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#23. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Luis Obispo in 2015-2019: 202
- Migration from San Luis Obispo to Santa Rosa: 86 (#28 most common destination from San Luis Obispo)
- Net migration: 116 to San Luis Obispo
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#22. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 203
- Migration from Boston to Santa Rosa: 136 (#114 most common destination from Boston)
- Net migration: 67 to Boston
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#21. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 217
- Migration from Denver to Santa Rosa: 61 (#182 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 156 to Denver

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#20. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 220
- Migration from Santa Maria to Santa Rosa: 226 (#22 most common destination from Santa Maria)
- Net migration: 6 to Santa Rosa
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#19. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Olympia in 2015-2019: 234
- Migration from Olympia to Santa Rosa: 43 (#63 most common destination from Olympia)
- Net migration: 191 to Olympia
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#18. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 235
- Migration from Orlando to Santa Rosa: 31 (#197 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 204 to Orlando
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#17. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 251
- Migration from Phoenix to Santa Rosa: 221 (#96 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 30 to Phoenix
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#16. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 254
- Migration from Seattle to Santa Rosa: 167 (#118 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 87 to Seattle

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#15. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 254
- Migration from Washington to Santa Rosa: 191 (#162 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 63 to Washington
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#14. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 270
- Migration from Las Vegas to Santa Rosa: 118 (#97 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 152 to Las Vegas
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#13. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 271
- Migration from Riverside to Santa Rosa: 368 (#65 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 97 to Santa Rosa
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#12. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 276
- Migration from New York to Santa Rosa: 465 (#123 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 189 to Santa Rosa
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#11. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Reno in 2015-2019: 277
- Migration from Reno to Santa Rosa: 89 (#42 most common destination from Reno)
- Net migration: 188 to Reno

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#10. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 364
- Migration from Portland to Santa Rosa: 239 (#57 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 125 to Portland
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#9. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 403
- Migration from Dallas to Santa Rosa: 44 (#249 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 359 to Dallas
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#8. Napa, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Napa in 2015-2019: 411
- Migration from Napa to Santa Rosa: 506 (#5 most common destination from Napa)
- Net migration: 95 to Santa Rosa
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#7. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 468
- Migration from San Jose to Santa Rosa: 1,114 (#20 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 646 to Santa Rosa
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#6. Modesto, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Modesto in 2015-2019: 587
- Migration from Modesto to Santa Rosa: 110 (#28 most common destination from Modesto)
- Net migration: 477 to Modesto
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#5. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 613
- Migration from San Diego to Santa Rosa: 458 (#62 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 155 to San Diego
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#4. Vallejo, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Vallejo in 2015-2019: 664
- Migration from Vallejo to Santa Rosa: 1,187 (#3 most common destination from Vallejo)
- Net migration: 523 to Santa Rosa
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#3. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 738
- Migration from Los Angeles to Santa Rosa: 1,132 (#48 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 394 to Santa Rosa
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#2. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Sacramento in 2015-2019: 1,937
- Migration from Sacramento to Santa Rosa: 1,433 (#12 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Net migration: 504 to Sacramento
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#1. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 3,676
- Migration from San Francisco to Santa Rosa: 6,515 (#6 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 2,839 to Santa Rosa

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