Where people in Bloomington, Illinois are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Bloomington, Illinois are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Bloomington, IL 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 Bloomington, Illinois between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Palm Bay in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Palm Bay to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Palm Bay
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#49. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Houston to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 35 to Houston
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#48. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Albany in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Albany to Bloomington: 31 (#107 most common destination from Albany)
- Net migration: 4 to Albany
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#47. Baton Rouge, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Baton Rouge in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Baton Rouge to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Baton Rouge
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#46. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Knoxville in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Knoxville to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 37 to Knoxville

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#45. Fort Collins, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Fort Collins in 2015-2019: 39
- Migration from Fort Collins to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 39 to Fort Collins
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#44. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Memphis to Bloomington: 40 (#141 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 0 to Bloomington
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#43. Kankakee, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from Kankakee to Bloomington: 72 (#12 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 30 to Bloomington
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#42. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Dayton in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Dayton to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 43 to Dayton
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#41. Niles, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Niles in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Niles to Bloomington: 7 (#59 most common destination from Niles)
- Net migration: 36 to Niles

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#40. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Jacksonville to Bloomington: 24 (#200 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 19 to Jacksonville
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#39. Cheyenne, WY Metro Area

- Migration to Cheyenne in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Cheyenne to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Cheyenne
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#38. Dubuque, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Dubuque in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Dubuque to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Dubuque
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#37. Jackson, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Jackson in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Jackson to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Jackson
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#36. Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Milwaukee in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Milwaukee to Bloomington: 15 (#173 most common destination from Milwaukee)
- Net migration: 30 to Milwaukee

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

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Washington to Bloomington: 54 (#255 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 9 to Bloomington
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#34. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 46
- Migration from Las Vegas to Bloomington: 32 (#193 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 14 to Las Vegas
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#33. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Lakeland to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 47 to Lakeland
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#32. New Bern, NC Metro Area

- Migration to New Bern in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from New Bern to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 47 to New Bern
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#31. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Cape Coral to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 49 to Cape Coral

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#30. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Boise City in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Boise City to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 52 to Boise City
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#29. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Tucson to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 52 to Tucson
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#28. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Raleigh to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 57 to Raleigh
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#27. Rockford, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Rockford in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Rockford to Bloomington: 314 (#6 most common destination from Rockford)
- Net migration: 253 to Bloomington
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#26. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Cincinnati to Bloomington: 11 (#214 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Net migration: 50 to Cincinnati

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

- Migration to Oxnard in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Oxnard to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 62 to Oxnard
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#24. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 63
- Migration from Indianapolis to Bloomington: 37 (#165 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 26 to Indianapolis
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#23. Iowa City, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Iowa City in 2015-2019: 69
- Migration from Iowa City to Bloomington: 14 (#78 most common destination from Iowa City)
- Net migration: 55 to Iowa City
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#22. Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Lafayette in 2015-2019: 70
- Migration from Lafayette to Bloomington: 62 (#42 most common destination from Lafayette)
- Net migration: 8 to Lafayette
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#21. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Los Angeles to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 73 to Los Angeles

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#20. Terre Haute, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Terre Haute in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Terre Haute to Bloomington: 15 (#50 most common destination from Terre Haute)
- Net migration: 59 to Terre Haute
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#19. Carbondale-Marion, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Carbondale in 2015-2019: 86
- Migration from Carbondale to Bloomington: 53 (#28 most common destination from Carbondale)
- Net migration: 33 to Carbondale
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#18. Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Davenport in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Davenport to Bloomington: 114 (#20 most common destination from Davenport)
- Net migration: 26 to Bloomington
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#17. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 114
- Migration from Tampa to Bloomington: 2 (#318 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 112 to Tampa
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#16. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 120
- Migration from Nashville to Bloomington: 89 (#103 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 31 to Nashville

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#15. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 130
- Migration from Minneapolis to Bloomington: 49 (#179 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Net migration: 81 to Minneapolis
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#14. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 131
- Migration from Portland to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 131 to Portland
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#13. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 148
- Migration from Kansas City to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 148 to Kansas City
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#12. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 157
- Migration from Myrtle Beach to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 157 to Myrtle Beach
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#11. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 165
- Migration from Phoenix to Bloomington: 62 (#218 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 103 to Phoenix

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#10. Springfield, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 201
- Migration from Springfield to Bloomington: 429 (#4 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 228 to Bloomington
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#9. Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Lake Havasu City in 2015-2019: 208
- Migration from Lake Havasu City to Bloomington: 0
- Net migration: 208 to Lake Havasu City
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#8. Decatur, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Decatur in 2015-2019: 235
- Migration from Decatur to Bloomington: 252 (#4 most common destination from Decatur)
- Net migration: 17 to Bloomington
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#7. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 267
- Migration from St. Louis to Bloomington: 405 (#46 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 138 to Bloomington
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#6. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 301
- Migration from Philadelphia to Bloomington: 42 (#209 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 259 to Philadelphia
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#5. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 346
- Migration from Dallas to Bloomington: 220 (#123 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 126 to Dallas
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#4. Champaign-Urbana, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Champaign in 2015-2019: 415
- Migration from Champaign to Bloomington: 361 (#4 most common destination from Champaign)
- Net migration: 54 to Champaign
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#3. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 423
- Migration from Atlanta to Bloomington: 18 (#294 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 405 to Atlanta
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#2. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Peoria in 2015-2019: 1,354
- Migration from Peoria to Bloomington: 1,131 (#2 most common destination from Peoria)
- Net migration: 223 to Peoria
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#1. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 1,965
- Migration from Chicago to Bloomington: 4,555 (#12 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 2,590 to Bloomington

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