Metros sending the most people to Kankakee

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April 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Kankakee

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

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#36. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Miami in 2015-2019: 10 (#286 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Kankakee to Miami: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 10 to Kankakee
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#35. Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Elkhart in 2015-2019: 11 (#62 most common destination from Elkhart)
- Migration from Kankakee to Elkhart: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 11 to Kankakee
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#34. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Kansas City in 2015-2019: 11 (#229 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Migration from Kankakee to Kansas City: 43 (#21 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 32 to Kansas City
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#33. Muskegon, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Muskegon in 2015-2019: 12 (#47 most common destination from Muskegon)
- Migration from Kankakee to Muskegon: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 12 to Kankakee
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#32. Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Spokane in 2015-2019: 12 (#119 most common destination from Spokane)
- Migration from Kankakee to Spokane: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 12 to Kankakee

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#31. Decatur, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Decatur in 2015-2019: 12 (#42 most common destination from Decatur)
- Migration from Kankakee to Decatur: 9 (#45 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 3 to Kankakee
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#30. Fort Wayne, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Fort Wayne in 2015-2019: 13 (#97 most common destination from Fort Wayne)
- Migration from Kankakee to Fort Wayne: 7 (#51 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 6 to Kankakee
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#29. Midland, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Midland in 2015-2019: 14 (#49 most common destination from Midland)
- Migration from Kankakee to Midland: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 14 to Kankakee
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#28. Terre Haute, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Terre Haute in 2015-2019: 14 (#54 most common destination from Terre Haute)
- Migration from Kankakee to Terre Haute: 6 (#53 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 8 to Kankakee
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#27. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Houston in 2015-2019: 14 (#295 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Kankakee to Houston: 265 (#2 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 251 to Houston

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#26. Battle Creek, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Battle Creek in 2015-2019: 15 (#40 most common destination from Battle Creek)
- Migration from Kankakee to Battle Creek: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 15 to Kankakee
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#25. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Deltona in 2015-2019: 15 (#137 most common destination from Deltona)
- Migration from Kankakee to Deltona: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 15 to Kankakee
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#24. Hattiesburg, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Hattiesburg in 2015-2019: 17 (#55 most common destination from Hattiesburg)
- Migration from Kankakee to Hattiesburg: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 17 to Kankakee
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#23. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Denver in 2015-2019: 17 (#264 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Kankakee to Denver: 78 (#11 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 61 to Denver
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#22. Champaign-Urbana, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Champaign in 2015-2019: 17 (#101 most common destination from Champaign)
- Migration from Kankakee to Champaign: 192 (#4 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 175 to Champaign

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

- Migration to Kankakee from Washington in 2015-2019: 18 (#301 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Kankakee to Washington: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 18 to Kankakee
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#20. Wichita, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Wichita in 2015-2019: 23 (#105 most common destination from Wichita)
- Migration from Kankakee to Wichita: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 23 to Kankakee
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#19. Jackson, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Jackson in 2015-2019: 24 (#32 most common destination from Jackson)
- Migration from Kankakee to Jackson: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 24 to Kankakee
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#18. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 24 (#287 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Kankakee to Phoenix: 85 (#10 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 61 to Phoenix
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#17. Fresno, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Fresno in 2015-2019: 25 (#89 most common destination from Fresno)
- Migration from Kankakee to Fresno: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 25 to Kankakee

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#16. Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Grand Rapids in 2015-2019: 25 (#127 most common destination from Grand Rapids)
- Migration from Kankakee to Grand Rapids: 41 (#23 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 16 to Grand Rapids
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#15. Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Lansing in 2015-2019: 28 (#77 most common destination from Lansing)
- Migration from Kankakee to Lansing: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 28 to Kankakee
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#14. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Riverside in 2015-2019: 33 (#215 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Kankakee to Riverside: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 33 to Kankakee
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#13. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 38 (#163 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Kankakee to Indianapolis: 117 (#8 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 79 to Indianapolis
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#12. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 40 (#103 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Migration from Kankakee to Cape Coral: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 40 to Kankakee

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#11. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 40 (#279 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Kankakee to Los Angeles: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 40 to Kankakee
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#10. Carbondale-Marion, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Carbondale in 2015-2019: 41 (#34 most common destination from Carbondale)
- Migration from Kankakee to Carbondale: 238 (#3 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 197 to Carbondale
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#9. Bloomington, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Bloomington in 2015-2019: 42 (#43 most common destination from Bloomington)
- Migration from Kankakee to Bloomington: 72 (#12 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 30 to Bloomington
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#8. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 42 (#252 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Kankakee to Atlanta: 138 (#5 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 96 to Atlanta
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#7. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Detroit in 2015-2019: 45 (#174 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Kankakee to Detroit: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 45 to Kankakee

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#6. Springfield, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Springfield in 2015-2019: 48 (#30 most common destination from Springfield)
- Migration from Kankakee to Springfield: 7 (#51 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 41 to Kankakee
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#5. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Peoria in 2015-2019: 51 (#60 most common destination from Peoria)
- Migration from Kankakee to Peoria: 113 (#9 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 62 to Peoria
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#4. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 60 (#160 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Kankakee to Baltimore: 0 (#78 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 60 to Kankakee
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#3. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 85 (#134 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Kankakee to St. Louis: 124 (#6 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 39 to St. Louis
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#2. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Columbus in 2015-2019: 162 (#70 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Kankakee to Columbus: 43 (#21 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 119 to Kankakee

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#1. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee from Chicago in 2015-2019: 2,035 (#38 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Kankakee to Chicago: 2,443 (#1 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Net migration: 408 to Chicago

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