Metros sending the most people to Springfield, Massachusetts

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Springfield, Massachusetts

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

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#50. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 54 (#171 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Springfield to St. Louis: 40 (#74 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 14 to Springfield
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#49. Rochester, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Rochester in 2015-2019: 55 (#88 most common destination from Rochester)
- Migration from Springfield to Rochester: 75 (#55 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 20 to Rochester
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#48. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 56 (#147 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Springfield to Colorado Springs: 81 (#49 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 25 to Colorado Springs
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#47. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 56 (#171 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Springfield to Virginia Beach: 151 (#23 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 95 to Virginia Beach
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#46. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Portland in 2015-2019: 59 (#150 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Springfield to Portland: 9 (#128 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 50 to Springfield

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#45. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Austin in 2015-2019: 59 (#141 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Springfield to Austin: 14 (#114 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 45 to Springfield
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#44. Bend, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Bend in 2015-2019: 60 (#28 most common destination from Bend)
- Migration from Springfield to Bend: 0 (#178 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 60 to Springfield
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#43. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Syracuse in 2015-2019: 67 (#66 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Migration from Springfield to Syracuse: 78 (#50 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 11 to Syracuse
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#42. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 72 (#56 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Springfield to Myrtle Beach: 59 (#66 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 13 to Springfield
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#41. Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Poughkeepsie in 2015-2019: 72 (#65 most common destination from Poughkeepsie)
- Migration from Springfield to Poughkeepsie: 82 (#48 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 10 to Poughkeepsie

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#40. Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Buffalo in 2015-2019: 77 (#71 most common destination from Buffalo)
- Migration from Springfield to Buffalo: 59 (#66 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 18 to Springfield
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#39. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Tampa in 2015-2019: 86 (#154 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Springfield to Tampa: 275 (#11 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 189 to Tampa
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#38. New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from New Orleans in 2015-2019: 88 (#78 most common destination from New Orleans)
- Migration from Springfield to New Orleans: 14 (#114 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 74 to Springfield
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#37. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 94 (#41 most common destination from Santa Maria)
- Migration from Springfield to Santa Maria: 0 (#178 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 94 to Springfield
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#36. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Seattle in 2015-2019: 94 (#165 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Springfield to Seattle: 142 (#27 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 48 to Seattle

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#35. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Lakeland in 2015-2019: 100 (#49 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Migration from Springfield to Lakeland: 110 (#37 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 10 to Lakeland
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#34. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 102 (#121 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Springfield to San Antonio: 1 (#156 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 101 to Springfield
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#33. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Manchester in 2015-2019: 105 (#25 most common destination from Manchester)
- Migration from Springfield to Manchester: 153 (#21 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 48 to Manchester
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#32. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Allentown in 2015-2019: 111 (#40 most common destination from Allentown)
- Migration from Springfield to Allentown: 35 (#80 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 76 to Springfield
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#31. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 113 (#107 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Springfield to Minneapolis: 73 (#58 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 40 to Springfield

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#30. Lawrence, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Lawrence in 2015-2019: 116 (#14 most common destination from Lawrence)
- Migration from Springfield to Lawrence: 0 (#178 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 116 to Springfield
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#29. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 120 (#107 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Springfield to Charlotte: 195 (#17 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 75 to Charlotte
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#28. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 121 (#99 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Springfield to Pittsburgh: 184 (#19 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 63 to Pittsburgh
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#27. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 123 (#62 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Springfield to Raleigh: 9 (#128 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 114 to Springfield
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#26. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Trenton in 2015-2019: 128 (#20 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Springfield to Trenton: 24 (#94 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 104 to Springfield

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

- Migration to Springfield from Oxnard in 2015-2019: 139 (#42 most common destination from Oxnard)
- Migration from Springfield to Oxnard: 19 (#108 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 120 to Springfield
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#24. Ithaca, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Ithaca in 2015-2019: 139 (#13 most common destination from Ithaca)
- Migration from Springfield to Ithaca: 22 (#103 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 117 to Springfield
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#23. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from San Diego in 2015-2019: 160 (#123 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Springfield to San Diego: 136 (#29 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 24 to Springfield
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#22. Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Lewiston in 2015-2019: 165 (#4 most common destination from Lewiston)
- Migration from Springfield to Lewiston: 75 (#55 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 90 to Springfield
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#21. Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Portland in 2015-2019: 170 (#21 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Springfield to Portland: 236 (#13 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 66 to Portland

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#20. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 172 (#101 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Springfield to San Francisco: 103 (#40 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 69 to Springfield
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#19. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 188 (#138 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Springfield to Atlanta: 86 (#46 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 102 to Springfield
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#18. Norwich-New London, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Norwich in 2015-2019: 190 (#16 most common destination from Norwich)
- Migration from Springfield to Norwich: 96 (#42 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 94 to Springfield
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#17. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from North Port in 2015-2019: 195 (#28 most common destination from North Port)
- Migration from Springfield to North Port: 138 (#28 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 57 to Springfield
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#16. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Washington in 2015-2019: 195 (#159 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Springfield to Washington: 269 (#12 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 74 to Washington

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

- Migration to Springfield from Miami in 2015-2019: 231 (#103 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Springfield to Miami: 107 (#38 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 124 to Springfield
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#14. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Orlando in 2015-2019: 255 (#70 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Springfield to Orlando: 117 (#34 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 138 to Springfield
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#13. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 266 (#124 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Springfield to Los Angeles: 322 (#10 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 56 to Los Angeles
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#12. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Albany in 2015-2019: 284 (#24 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Springfield to Albany: 204 (#16 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 80 to Springfield
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#11. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Chicago in 2015-2019: 315 (#131 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Springfield to Chicago: 83 (#47 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 232 to Springfield

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#10. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from New Haven in 2015-2019: 375 (#17 most common destination from New Haven)
- Migration from Springfield to New Haven: 210 (#15 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 165 to Springfield
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#9. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Bridgeport in 2015-2019: 396 (#19 most common destination from Bridgeport)
- Migration from Springfield to Bridgeport: 128 (#30 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 268 to Springfield
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#8. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 477 (#67 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Springfield to Philadelphia: 461 (#7 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 16 to Springfield
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#7. Barnstable Town, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Barnstable Town in 2015-2019: 478 (#3 most common destination from Barnstable Town)
- Migration from Springfield to Barnstable Town: 478 (#6 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 0 to Springfield
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#6. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Providence in 2015-2019: 897 (#6 most common destination from Providence)
- Migration from Springfield to Providence: 685 (#5 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 212 to Springfield

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#5. Pittsfield, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Pittsfield in 2015-2019: 902 (#1 most common destination from Pittsfield)
- Migration from Springfield to Pittsfield: 414 (#8 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 488 to Springfield
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#4. Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Hartford in 2015-2019: 1,498 (#8 most common destination from Hartford)
- Migration from Springfield to Hartford: 2,001 (#3 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 503 to Hartford
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#3. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from New York in 2015-2019: 2,267 (#48 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Springfield to New York: 790 (#4 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 1,477 to Springfield
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#2. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Worcester in 2015-2019: 2,845 (#3 most common destination from Worcester)
- Migration from Springfield to Worcester: 2,040 (#2 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 805 to Springfield
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#1. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Boston in 2015-2019: 8,327 (#5 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Springfield to Boston: 5,141 (#1 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 3,186 to Springfield

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