Where people in Jackson, Michigan are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Jackson, Michigan are moving to most

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

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#50. Bay City, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Bay City in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Bay City to Jackson: 35 (#16 most common destination from Bay City)
- Net migration: 25 to Jackson
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#49. Lincoln, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Lincoln in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Lincoln to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 11 to Lincoln
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#48. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Asheville in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Asheville to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Asheville
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#47. Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Milwaukee in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Milwaukee to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Milwaukee
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#46. Akron, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Akron in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from Akron to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 14 to Akron

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#45. South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metro Area

- Migration to South Bend in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from South Bend to Jackson: 20 (#83 most common destination from South Bend)
- Net migration: 6 to Jackson
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#44. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Sacramento in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Sacramento to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 15 to Sacramento
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#43. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Phoenix to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Phoenix
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#42. Binghamton, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Binghamton in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Binghamton to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Binghamton
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#41. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Lakeland to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Lakeland

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

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from North Port to Jackson: 6 (#207 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 11 to North Port
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#39. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Cape Coral to Jackson: 87 (#54 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Net migration: 69 to Jackson
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#38. Yuma, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Yuma in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Yuma to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Yuma
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#37. Gainesville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Gainesville in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Gainesville to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Gainesville
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#36. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Tallahassee to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Tallahassee

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#35. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Crestview in 2015-2019: 22
- Migration from Crestview to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 22 to Crestview
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#34. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Savannah in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Savannah to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Savannah
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#33. Kankakee, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kankakee in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Kankakee to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Kankakee
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#32. Midland, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Midland in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Midland to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Midland
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#31. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Peoria in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Peoria to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 27 to Peoria

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#30. Baton Rouge, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Baton Rouge in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Baton Rouge to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 29 to Baton Rouge
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#29. Monroe, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Monroe in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Monroe to Jackson: 200 (#5 most common destination from Monroe)
- Net migration: 168 to Jackson
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#28. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Jacksonville to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Jacksonville
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#27. Cumberland, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Cumberland in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Cumberland to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 37 to Cumberland
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#26. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Albuquerque to Jackson: 9 (#191 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Net migration: 29 to Albuquerque

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#25. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 39
- Migration from Las Vegas to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 39 to Las Vegas
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#24. Flint, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Flint in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Flint to Jackson: 146 (#20 most common destination from Flint)
- Net migration: 106 to Jackson
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#23. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from San Francisco to Jackson: 10 (#247 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 30 to San Francisco
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#22. Niles, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Niles in 2015-2019: 41
- Migration from Niles to Jackson: 71 (#20 most common destination from Niles)
- Net migration: 30 to Jackson
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#21. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Lexington in 2015-2019: 41
- Migration from Lexington to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 41 to Lexington

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#20. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Greenville to Jackson: 3 (#182 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 40 to Greenville
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#19. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Charleston to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 49 to Charleston
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#18. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from San Diego to Jackson: 31 (#248 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 18 to San Diego
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#17. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 54
- Migration from Orlando to Jackson: 9 (#268 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 45 to Orlando
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#16. Toledo, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Toledo in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Toledo to Jackson: 94 (#35 most common destination from Toledo)
- Net migration: 33 to Jackson

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#15. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 63
- Migration from Fayetteville to Jackson: 22 (#137 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 41 to Fayetteville
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#14. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Indianapolis to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 65 to Indianapolis
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#13. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Albany in 2015-2019: 70
- Migration from Albany to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 70 to Albany
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#12. Saginaw, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Saginaw in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Saginaw to Jackson: 143 (#9 most common destination from Saginaw)
- Net migration: 69 to Jackson
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#11. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 80
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 80 to Virginia Beach

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

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 86
- Migration from Dallas to Jackson: 31 (#271 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 55 to Dallas
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#9. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Chicago to Jackson: 103 (#215 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 7 to Jackson
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#8. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 104
- Migration from Santa Maria to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 104 to Santa Maria
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#7. Muskegon, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Muskegon in 2015-2019: 113
- Migration from Muskegon to Jackson: 250 (#4 most common destination from Muskegon)
- Net migration: 137 to Jackson
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#6. Battle Creek, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Battle Creek in 2015-2019: 354
- Migration from Battle Creek to Jackson: 410 (#4 most common destination from Battle Creek)
- Net migration: 56 to Jackson
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#5. Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Rapids in 2015-2019: 473
- Migration from Grand Rapids to Jackson: 410 (#9 most common destination from Grand Rapids)
- Net migration: 63 to Grand Rapids
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#4. Ann Arbor, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Ann Arbor in 2015-2019: 530
- Migration from Ann Arbor to Jackson: 641 (#8 most common destination from Ann Arbor)
- Net migration: 111 to Jackson
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#3. Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kalamazoo in 2015-2019: 689
- Migration from Kalamazoo to Jackson: 159 (#16 most common destination from Kalamazoo)
- Net migration: 530 to Kalamazoo
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#2. Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Lansing in 2015-2019: 895
- Migration from Lansing to Jackson: 846 (#5 most common destination from Lansing)
- Net migration: 49 to Lansing
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#1. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 1,082
- Migration from Detroit to Jackson: 1,639 (#11 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 557 to Jackson

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