Where people in Decatur, Illinois are moving to most

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

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

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#44. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Fayetteville to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Fayetteville
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#43. Lawton, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Lawton in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Lawton to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Lawton
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#42. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Memphis to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Memphis
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#41. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Omaha in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Omaha to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Omaha
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#40. Kankakee, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Kankakee to Decatur: 9 (#45 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 3 to Kankakee

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#39. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 13
- Migration from Kansas City to Decatur: 41 (#160 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 28 to Decatur
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#38. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from Durham to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 14 to Durham
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#37. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Reno in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from Reno to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 14 to Reno
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#36. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Charlotte to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 15 to Charlotte
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#35. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Eugene in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Eugene to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Eugene

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#34. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Jacksonville to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Jacksonville
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#33. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from North Port to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 16 to North Port
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#32. Lawrence, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Lawrence in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Lawrence to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Lawrence
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#31. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from New York to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 17 to New York
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#30. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Orlando to Decatur: 7 (#278 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 10 to Orlando

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#29. Dubuque, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Dubuque in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Dubuque to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Dubuque
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#28. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Lexington in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Lexington to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Lexington
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#27. Rockford, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Rockford in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Rockford to Decatur: 12 (#103 most common destination from Rockford)
- Net migration: 7 to Rockford
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#26. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Birmingham in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Birmingham to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Birmingham
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#25. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Clarksville in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Clarksville to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Clarksville

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#24. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Columbia to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Columbia
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#23. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Minneapolis to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Minneapolis
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#22. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from Los Angeles to Decatur: 44 (#275 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 19 to Decatur
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#21. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 28 to Virginia Beach
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#20. Terre Haute, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Terre Haute in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from Terre Haute to Decatur: 16 (#48 most common destination from Terre Haute)
- Net migration: 12 to Terre Haute

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

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Portland to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 29 to Portland
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#18. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Tulsa in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Tulsa to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Tulsa
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#17. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Tampa to Decatur: 15 (#280 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 15 to Tampa
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#16. Iowa City, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Iowa City in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Iowa City to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 31 to Iowa City
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#15. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Auburn in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Auburn to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 32 to Auburn

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

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Dallas to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 61 to Dallas
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#13. Carbondale-Marion, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Carbondale in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Carbondale to Decatur: 11 (#75 most common destination from Carbondale)
- Net migration: 50 to Carbondale
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#12. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 77 to Louisville/Jefferson County
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#11. Corvallis, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Corvallis in 2015-2019: 80
- Migration from Corvallis to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 80 to Corvallis
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#10. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 80
- Migration from Tucson to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 80 to Tucson

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#9. Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Davenport in 2015-2019: 94
- Migration from Davenport to Decatur: 35 (#60 most common destination from Davenport)
- Net migration: 59 to Davenport
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#8. Jackson, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Jackson in 2015-2019: 127
- Migration from Jackson to Decatur: 0
- Net migration: 127 to Jackson
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#7. Springfield, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 171
- Migration from Springfield to Decatur: 199 (#7 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 28 to Decatur
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#6. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 182
- Migration from Chicago to Decatur: 587 (#92 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 405 to Decatur
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#5. Champaign-Urbana, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Champaign in 2015-2019: 216
- Migration from Champaign to Decatur: 221 (#13 most common destination from Champaign)
- Net migration: 5 to Decatur

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#4. Bloomington, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Bloomington in 2015-2019: 252
- Migration from Bloomington to Decatur: 235 (#8 most common destination from Bloomington)
- Net migration: 17 to Bloomington
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#3. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Peoria in 2015-2019: 269
- Migration from Peoria to Decatur: 172 (#17 most common destination from Peoria)
- Net migration: 97 to Peoria
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#2. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 282
- Migration from Indianapolis to Decatur: 60 (#133 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 222 to Indianapolis
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#1. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 460
- Migration from St. Louis to Decatur: 163 (#93 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 297 to St. Louis

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