Where people in Nelson County, KY are moving to most

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September 20, 2022
Chris Light // Wikimedia Commons

Where people in Nelson County, KY are moving to most

To learn more about migration patterns in the U.S., Stacker compiled a list of where people in Nelson County, Kentucky are moving to the most using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Counties and county equivalents are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to the county from Nelson County, KY between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

#30. Hopkins County, Kentucky
- Migration to Hopkins County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Hopkins County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Hopkins County, Kentucky

#29. Trigg County, Kentucky
- Migration to Trigg County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Trigg County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Trigg County, Kentucky

#28. Whitley County, Kentucky
- Migration to Whitley County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Whitley County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 1
- Net migration: 15 to Whitley County, Kentucky

#27. Daviess County, Kentucky
- Migration to Daviess County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Daviess County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 70
- Net migration: 53 to Nelson County, Kentucky

#26. Ohio County, Kentucky
- Migration to Ohio County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Ohio County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Ohio County, Kentucky

#25. Barren County, Kentucky
- Migration to Barren County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Barren County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Barren County, Kentucky

#24. Oldham County, Kentucky
- Migration to Oldham County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Oldham County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 3
- Net migration: 18 to Oldham County, Kentucky

#23. Onslow County, North Carolina
- Migration to Onslow County, North Carolina in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Onslow County, North Carolina to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Onslow County, North Carolina

#22. Bernalillo County, New Mexico
- Migration to Bernalillo County, New Mexico in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from Bernalillo County, New Mexico to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 25 to Bernalillo County, New Mexico

#21. Jessamine County, Kentucky
- Migration to Jessamine County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 26
- Migration from Jessamine County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 12
- Net migration: 14 to Jessamine County, Kentucky

#20. Taylor County, Kentucky
- Migration to Taylor County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Taylor County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Taylor County, Kentucky

#19. Washington County, Kentucky
- Migration to Washington County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Washington County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 410
- Net migration: 376 to Nelson County, Kentucky

#18. Clermont County, Ohio
- Migration to Clermont County, Ohio in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Clermont County, Ohio to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Clermont County, Ohio

#17. Spencer County, Kentucky
- Migration to Spencer County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Spencer County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 40 to Spencer County, Kentucky

#16. Scott County, Kentucky
- Migration to Scott County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Scott County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 53
- Net migration: 13 to Nelson County, Kentucky

#15. Warren County, Ohio
- Migration to Warren County, Ohio in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Warren County, Ohio to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 44 to Warren County, Ohio

#14. Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
- Migration to Eau Claire County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Eau Claire County, Wisconsin to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 44 to Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

#13. Shelby County, Kentucky
- Migration to Shelby County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 46
- Migration from Shelby County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 46 to Shelby County, Kentucky

#12. Davidson County, Tennessee
- Migration to Davidson County, Tennessee in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Davidson County, Tennessee to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 52 to Davidson County, Tennessee

#11. Floyd County, Virginia
- Migration to Floyd County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Floyd County, Virginia to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 73 to Floyd County, Virginia

#10. Marion County, Kentucky
- Migration to Marion County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Marion County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 207
- Net migration: 130 to Nelson County, Kentucky

#9. Warren County, Kentucky
- Migration to Warren County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 79
- Migration from Warren County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 79 to Warren County, Kentucky

#8. Fayette County, Kentucky
- Migration to Fayette County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 84
- Migration from Fayette County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 48
- Net migration: 36 to Fayette County, Kentucky

#7. Trimble County, Kentucky
- Migration to Trimble County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 98
- Migration from Trimble County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 98 to Trimble County, Kentucky

#6. Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana
- Migration to Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana in 2015-2019: 133
- Migration from Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 133 to Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

#5. Hardin County, Kentucky
- Migration to Hardin County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 154
- Migration from Hardin County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 233
- Net migration: 79 to Nelson County, Kentucky

#4. Franklin County, Ohio
- Migration to Franklin County, Ohio in 2015-2019: 166
- Migration from Franklin County, Ohio to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 166 to Franklin County, Ohio

#3. Bullitt County, Kentucky
- Migration to Bullitt County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 186
- Migration from Bullitt County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 493
- Net migration: 307 to Nelson County, Kentucky

#2. Bell County, Kentucky
- Migration to Bell County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 210
- Migration from Bell County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 0
- Net migration: 210 to Bell County, Kentucky

#1. Jefferson County, Kentucky
- Migration to Jefferson County, Kentucky in 2015-2019: 275
- Migration from Jefferson County, Kentucky to Nelson County, Kentucky: 291
- Net migration: 16 to Nelson County, Kentucky

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