Where people in Springfield are moving to most

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March 21, 2022
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Where people in Springfield are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Springfield 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 Springfield between 2014 and 2018. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#25. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2014-2018: 150
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Springfield: 110 (#101 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 40 to Pittsburgh

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#24. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2014-2018: 157
- Migration from Houston to Springfield: 14 (#302 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 143 to Houston

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#23. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2014-2018: 159
- Migration from Kansas City to Springfield: 0
- Net migration: 159 to Kansas City

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#22. Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2014-2018: 164
- Migration from Portland to Springfield: 198 (#17 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 34 to Springfield

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#21. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Albany in 2014-2018: 176
- Migration from Albany to Springfield: 265 (#24 most common destination from Albany)
- Net migration: 89 to Springfield

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#20. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2014-2018: 177
- Migration from Lakeland to Springfield: 74 (#60 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Net migration: 103 to Lakeland

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#19. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2014-2018: 183
- Migration from Charlotte to Springfield: 133 (#97 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 50 to Charlotte

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#18. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Manchester in 2014-2018: 187
- Migration from Manchester to Springfield: 93 (#27 most common destination from Manchester)
- Net migration: 94 to Manchester

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

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2014-2018: 195
- Migration from Minneapolis to Springfield: 80 (#134 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Net migration: 115 to Minneapolis

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#16. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2014-2018: 202
- Migration from North Port to Springfield: 181 (#34 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 21 to North Port

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#15. Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2014-2018: 216
- Migration from Phoenix to Springfield: 8 (#329 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 208 to Phoenix

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#14. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to New Haven in 2014-2018: 241
- Migration from New Haven to Springfield: 414 (#14 most common destination from New Haven)
- Net migration: 173 to Springfield

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

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2014-2018: 244
- Migration from Los Angeles to Springfield: 212 (#147 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 32 to Los Angeles

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#12. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2014-2018: 248
- Migration from Durham to Springfield: 28 (#109 most common destination from Durham)
- Net migration: 220 to Durham

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#11. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2014-2018: 251
- Migration from Atlanta to Springfield: 351 (#99 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 100 to Springfield

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

- Migration to Washington in 2014-2018: 268
- Migration from Washington to Springfield: 236 (#141 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 32 to Washington

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#9. Pittsfield, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsfield in 2014-2018: 347
- Migration from Pittsfield to Springfield: 676 (#1 most common destination from Pittsfield)
- Net migration: 329 to Springfield

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#8. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2014-2018: 376
- Migration from Tampa to Springfield: 120 (#124 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 256 to Tampa

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#7. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2014-2018: 431
- Migration from Philadelphia to Springfield: 316 (#88 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 115 to Philadelphia

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#6. Barnstable Town, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Barnstable Town in 2014-2018: 445
- Migration from Barnstable Town to Springfield: 420 (#3 most common destination from Barnstable Town)
- Net migration: 25 to Barnstable Town

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#5. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence in 2014-2018: 589
- Migration from Providence to Springfield: 1,032 (#6 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 443 to Springfield

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#4. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2014-2018: 872
- Migration from New York to Springfield: 1,944 (#53 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 1,072 to Springfield

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#3. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Worcester in 2014-2018: 1,346
- Migration from Worcester to Springfield: 2,655 (#3 most common destination from Worcester)
- Net migration: 1,309 to Springfield

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#2. Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Hartford in 2014-2018: 2,208
- Migration from Hartford to Springfield: 1,489 (#8 most common destination from Hartford)
- Net migration: 719 to Hartford

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#1. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Boston in 2014-2018: 4,795
- Migration from Boston to Springfield: 7,594 (#5 most common destination from Boston)
- Net migration: 2,799 to Springfield

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