Metros sending the most people to Grand Junction

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Grand Junction

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

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

- Migration to Grand Junction from Portland in 2015-2019: 28 (#199 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Portland: 141 (#7 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 113 to Portland
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#49. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 29 (#181 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Indianapolis: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 29 to Grand Junction
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#48. Missoula, MT Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Missoula in 2015-2019: 29 (#37 most common destination from Missoula)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Missoula: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 29 to Grand Junction
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#47. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Kansas City in 2015-2019: 30 (#173 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Kansas City: 91 (#11 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 61 to Kansas City
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#46. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Tucson in 2015-2019: 31 (#156 most common destination from Tucson)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Tucson: 19 (#49 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 12 to Grand Junction

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#45. Longview, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Longview in 2015-2019: 32 (#44 most common destination from Longview)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Longview: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 32 to Grand Junction
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#44. Walla Walla, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Walla Walla in 2015-2019: 32 (#17 most common destination from Walla Walla)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Walla Walla: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 32 to Grand Junction
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#43. Lubbock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Lubbock in 2015-2019: 34 (#63 most common destination from Lubbock)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Lubbock: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 34 to Grand Junction
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#42. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Memphis in 2015-2019: 34 (#152 most common destination from Memphis)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Memphis: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 34 to Grand Junction
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#41. Cheyenne, WY Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Cheyenne in 2015-2019: 35 (#43 most common destination from Cheyenne)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Cheyenne: 43 (#28 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 8 to Cheyenne

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

- Migration to Grand Junction from Washington in 2015-2019: 36 (#273 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Washington: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 36 to Grand Junction
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#39. New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from New Orleans in 2015-2019: 37 (#121 most common destination from New Orleans)
- Migration from Grand Junction to New Orleans: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 37 to Grand Junction
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#38. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from San Diego in 2015-2019: 40 (#231 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Grand Junction to San Diego: 46 (#24 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 6 to San Diego
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#37. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 41 (#111 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Albuquerque: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 41 to Grand Junction
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#36. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Pensacola in 2015-2019: 42 (#112 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Pensacola: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 42 to Grand Junction

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#35. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 43 (#101 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Anchorage: 5 (#79 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 38 to Grand Junction
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#34. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Orlando in 2015-2019: 44 (#171 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Orlando: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 44 to Grand Junction
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#33. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Houston in 2015-2019: 45 (#237 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Houston: 51 (#20 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 6 to Houston
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#32. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Austin in 2015-2019: 46 (#162 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Austin: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 46 to Grand Junction
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#31. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Peoria in 2015-2019: 47 (#65 most common destination from Peoria)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Peoria: 23 (#45 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 24 to Grand Junction

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

- Migration to Grand Junction from Lake Havasu City in 2015-2019: 49 (#34 most common destination from Lake Havasu City)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Lake Havasu City: 9 (#72 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 40 to Grand Junction
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#29. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from New York in 2015-2019: 49 (#268 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Grand Junction to New York: 44 (#26 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 5 to Grand Junction
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#28. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Eugene in 2015-2019: 54 (#47 most common destination from Eugene)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Eugene: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 54 to Grand Junction
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#27. Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Ogden in 2015-2019: 56 (#68 most common destination from Ogden)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Ogden: 63 (#17 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 7 to Ogden
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#26. Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Davenport in 2015-2019: 57 (#44 most common destination from Davenport)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Davenport: 90 (#12 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 33 to Davenport

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#25. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Tampa in 2015-2019: 61 (#180 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Tampa: 34 (#32 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 27 to Grand Junction
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#24. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Miami in 2015-2019: 85 (#177 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Miami: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 85 to Grand Junction
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#23. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Boise City in 2015-2019: 87 (#56 most common destination from Boise City)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Boise City: 3 (#85 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 84 to Grand Junction
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#22. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 88 (#76 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Oklahoma City: 46 (#24 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 42 to Grand Junction
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#21. Lima, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Lima in 2015-2019: 89 (#12 most common destination from Lima)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Lima: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 89 to Grand Junction

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#20. Bakersfield, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Bakersfield in 2015-2019: 91 (#52 most common destination from Bakersfield)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Bakersfield: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 91 to Grand Junction
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#19. Fort Smith, AR-OK Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Fort Smith in 2015-2019: 100 (#13 most common destination from Fort Smith)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Fort Smith: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 100 to Grand Junction
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#18. Prescott Valley-Prescott, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Prescott Valley in 2015-2019: 103 (#24 most common destination from Prescott Valley)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Prescott Valley: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 103 to Grand Junction
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#17. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 106 (#205 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Los Angeles: 79 (#13 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 27 to Grand Junction
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#16. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Dallas in 2015-2019: 113 (#171 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Dallas: 49 (#21 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 64 to Grand Junction

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#15. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 124 (#146 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Phoenix: 287 (#3 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 163 to Phoenix
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#14. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Tulsa in 2015-2019: 127 (#38 most common destination from Tulsa)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Tulsa: 46 (#24 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 81 to Grand Junction
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#13. Casper, WY Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Casper in 2015-2019: 134 (#2 most common destination from Casper)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Casper: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 134 to Grand Junction
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#12. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 137 (#85 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Las Vegas: 28 (#40 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 109 to Grand Junction
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#11. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Seattle in 2015-2019: 151 (#125 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Seattle: 14 (#63 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 137 to Grand Junction

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#10. Boulder, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Boulder in 2015-2019: 173 (#18 most common destination from Boulder)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Boulder: 34 (#32 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 139 to Grand Junction
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#9. Midland, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Midland in 2015-2019: 177 (#9 most common destination from Midland)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Midland: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 177 to Grand Junction
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#8. Farmington, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Farmington in 2015-2019: 180 (#7 most common destination from Farmington)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Farmington: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 180 to Grand Junction
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#7. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 205 (#56 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Colorado Springs: 141 (#7 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 64 to Grand Junction
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#6. Greeley, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Greeley in 2015-2019: 205 (#11 most common destination from Greeley)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Greeley: 388 (#2 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 183 to Greeley

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#5. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 207 (#51 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Cleveland: 0 (#114 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 207 to Grand Junction
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#4. Pueblo, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Pueblo in 2015-2019: 216 (#7 most common destination from Pueblo)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Pueblo: 181 (#5 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 35 to Grand Junction
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#3. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 254 (#32 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Salt Lake City: 78 (#14 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 176 to Grand Junction
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#2. Fort Collins, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Fort Collins in 2015-2019: 423 (#8 most common destination from Fort Collins)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Fort Collins: 246 (#4 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 177 to Grand Junction
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#1. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction from Denver in 2015-2019: 1,520 (#14 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Grand Junction to Denver: 1,171 (#1 most common destination from Grand Junction)
- Net migration: 349 to Grand Junction

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