Where people in Miami are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Miami are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL 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 Miami between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 640
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Miami: 614 (#31 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 26 to Pittsburgh
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#49. Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Hartford in 2015-2019: 641
- Migration from Hartford to Miami: 1,191 (#9 most common destination from Hartford)
- Net migration: 550 to Miami
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#48. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 668
- Migration from San Antonio to Miami: 474 (#39 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 194 to San Antonio
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#47. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 668
- Migration from Charleston to Miami: 510 (#15 most common destination from Charleston)
- Net migration: 158 to Charleston
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#46. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 699
- Migration from Portland to Miami: 494 (#34 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 205 to Portland

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#45. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence in 2015-2019: 727
- Migration from Providence to Miami: 739 (#10 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 12 to Miami
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#44. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 733
- Migration from Cincinnati to Miami: 656 (#14 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Net migration: 77 to Cincinnati
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#43. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 739
- Migration from Phoenix to Miami: 618 (#42 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 121 to Phoenix
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#42. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Knoxville in 2015-2019: 757
- Migration from Knoxville to Miami: 150 (#35 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Net migration: 607 to Knoxville
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#41. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 811
- Migration from San Jose to Miami: 414 (#36 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 397 to San Jose

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#40. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 831
- Migration from Pensacola to Miami: 409 (#14 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 422 to Pensacola
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#39. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 832
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Miami: 1,074 (#16 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 242 to Miami
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#38. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 857
- Migration from Indianapolis to Miami: 452 (#35 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 405 to Indianapolis
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#37. Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Sebastian in 2015-2019: 866
- Migration from Sebastian to Miami: 401 (#3 most common destination from Sebastian)
- Net migration: 465 to Sebastian
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#36. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 943
- Migration from Seattle to Miami: 629 (#49 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 314 to Seattle

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#35. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 991
- Migration from Greenville to Miami: 210 (#26 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 781 to Greenville
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#34. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 1,034
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Miami: 286 (#40 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 748 to Colorado Springs
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#33. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 1,106
- Migration from Austin to Miami: 549 (#31 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 557 to Austin
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#32. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 1,170
- Migration from Detroit to Miami: 1,248 (#15 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 78 to Miami
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#31. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 1,211
- Migration from Las Vegas to Miami: 316 (#51 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 895 to Las Vegas

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#30. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 1,244
- Migration from Baltimore to Miami: 990 (#18 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 254 to Baltimore
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#29. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2015-2019: 1,295
- Migration from Raleigh to Miami: 965 (#12 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Net migration: 330 to Raleigh
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#28. Punta Gorda, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Punta Gorda in 2015-2019: 1,302
- Migration from Punta Gorda to Miami: 465 (#4 most common destination from Punta Gorda)
- Net migration: 837 to Punta Gorda
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#27. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Crestview in 2015-2019: 1,308
- Migration from Crestview to Miami: 161 (#30 most common destination from Crestview)
- Net migration: 1,147 to Crestview
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#26. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 1,329
- Migration from Denver to Miami: 763 (#27 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 566 to Denver

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#25. Ocala, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Ocala in 2015-2019: 1,564
- Migration from Ocala to Miami: 1,464 (#2 most common destination from Ocala)
- Net migration: 100 to Ocala
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#24. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 1,605
- Migration from San Francisco to Miami: 998 (#35 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 607 to San Francisco
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#23. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 1,737
- Migration from Nashville to Miami: 342 (#42 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 1,395 to Nashville
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#22. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 1,742
- Migration from Philadelphia to Miami: 2,680 (#18 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 938 to Miami
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#21. Naples-Marco Island, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Naples in 2015-2019: 1,951
- Migration from Naples to Miami: 1,036 (#3 most common destination from Naples)
- Net migration: 915 to Naples

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#20. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2015-2019: 2,010
- Migration from Lakeland to Miami: 1,185 (#3 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Net migration: 825 to Lakeland
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#19. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 2,085
- Migration from North Port to Miami: 1,525 (#4 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 560 to North Port
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#18. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 2,290
- Migration from Chicago to Miami: 3,741 (#18 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 1,451 to Miami
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#17. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 2,361
- Migration from Charlotte to Miami: 920 (#23 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 1,441 to Charlotte
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#16. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Palm Bay in 2015-2019: 2,406
- Migration from Palm Bay to Miami: 1,395 (#3 most common destination from Palm Bay)
- Net migration: 1,011 to Palm Bay

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#15. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Deltona in 2015-2019: 2,458
- Migration from Deltona to Miami: 1,379 (#3 most common destination from Deltona)
- Net migration: 1,079 to Deltona
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#14. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 2,586
- Migration from Los Angeles to Miami: 2,531 (#24 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 55 to Los Angeles
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#13. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 3,070
- Migration from Boston to Miami: 4,819 (#6 most common destination from Boston)
- Net migration: 1,749 to Miami
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#12. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 3,144
- Migration from Dallas to Miami: 1,585 (#28 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 1,559 to Dallas
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#11. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 3,241
- Migration from Houston to Miami: 1,254 (#23 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 1,987 to Houston

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

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 3,895
- Migration from Washington to Miami: 3,470 (#17 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 425 to Washington
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#9. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 4,194
- Migration from Cape Coral to Miami: 2,330 (#3 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Net migration: 1,864 to Cape Coral
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#8. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 4,328
- Migration from Tallahassee to Miami: 2,287 (#1 most common destination from Tallahassee)
- Net migration: 2,041 to Tallahassee
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#7. Gainesville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Gainesville in 2015-2019: 4,687
- Migration from Gainesville to Miami: 2,604 (#1 most common destination from Gainesville)
- Net migration: 2,083 to Gainesville
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#6. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 6,173
- Migration from Jacksonville to Miami: 2,902 (#2 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 3,271 to Jacksonville

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#5. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 7,704
- Migration from Atlanta to Miami: 3,819 (#6 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 3,885 to Atlanta
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#4. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 8,599
- Migration from New York to Miami: 22,945 (#2 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 14,346 to Miami
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#3. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 10,531
- Migration from Tampa to Miami: 4,428 (#3 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 6,103 to Tampa
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#2. Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Port St. Lucie in 2015-2019: 11,334
- Migration from Port St. Lucie to Miami: 4,518 (#1 most common destination from Port St. Lucie)
- Net migration: 6,816 to Port St. Lucie
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#1. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 16,929
- Migration from Orlando to Miami: 8,980 (#1 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 7,949 to Orlando

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