Where people in Ottawa County, MI are moving to most

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September 20, 2022
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Where people in Ottawa County, MI are moving to most

To learn more about migration patterns in the U.S., Stacker compiled a list of where people in Ottawa County, Michigan 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 Ottawa County, MI between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#30. Hendricks County, Indiana

- Migration to Hendricks County, Indiana in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Hendricks County, Indiana to Ottawa County, Michigan: 0
- Net migration: 74 to Hendricks County, Indiana
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#29. Dane County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Dane County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 79
- Migration from Dane County, Wisconsin to Ottawa County, Michigan: 0
- Net migration: 79 to Dane County, Wisconsin
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#28. Limestone County, Alabama

- Migration to Limestone County, Alabama in 2015-2019: 80
- Migration from Limestone County, Alabama to Ottawa County, Michigan: 5
- Net migration: 75 to Limestone County, Alabama
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#27. Pima County, Arizona

- Migration to Pima County, Arizona in 2015-2019: 80
- Migration from Pima County, Arizona to Ottawa County, Michigan: 30
- Net migration: 50 to Pima County, Arizona
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#26. Barry County, Michigan

- Migration to Barry County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 81
- Migration from Barry County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 76
- Net migration: 5 to Barry County, Michigan
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#25. Houghton County, Michigan

- Migration to Houghton County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 81
- Migration from Houghton County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 115
- Net migration: 34 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#24. Davidson County, Tennessee

- Migration to Davidson County, Tennessee in 2015-2019: 94
- Migration from Davidson County, Tennessee to Ottawa County, Michigan: 105
- Net migration: 11 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#23. Dallas County, Iowa

- Migration to Dallas County, Iowa in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Dallas County, Iowa to Ottawa County, Michigan: 0
- Net migration: 96 to Dallas County, Iowa
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#22. Berrien County, Michigan

- Migration to Berrien County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 99
- Migration from Berrien County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 118
- Net migration: 19 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#21. Maricopa County, Arizona

- Migration to Maricopa County, Arizona in 2015-2019: 104
- Migration from Maricopa County, Arizona to Ottawa County, Michigan: 74
- Net migration: 30 to Maricopa County, Arizona
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#20. Hidalgo County, Texas

- Migration to Hidalgo County, Texas in 2015-2019: 108
- Migration from Hidalgo County, Texas to Ottawa County, Michigan: 76
- Net migration: 32 to Hidalgo County, Texas
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#19. Williamson County, Texas

- Migration to Williamson County, Texas in 2015-2019: 122
- Migration from Williamson County, Texas to Ottawa County, Michigan: 0
- Net migration: 122 to Williamson County, Texas
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#18. Cook County, Illinois

- Migration to Cook County, Illinois in 2015-2019: 126
- Migration from Cook County, Illinois to Ottawa County, Michigan: 281
- Net migration: 155 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#17. Orange County, Florida

- Migration to Orange County, Florida in 2015-2019: 135
- Migration from Orange County, Florida to Ottawa County, Michigan: 0
- Net migration: 135 to Orange County, Florida
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#16. Wake County, North Carolina

- Migration to Wake County, North Carolina in 2015-2019: 151
- Migration from Wake County, North Carolina to Ottawa County, Michigan: 0
- Net migration: 151 to Wake County, North Carolina
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#15. Montcalm County, Michigan

- Migration to Montcalm County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 155
- Migration from Montcalm County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 102
- Net migration: 53 to Montcalm County, Michigan
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#14. Newaygo County, Michigan

- Migration to Newaygo County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 176
- Migration from Newaygo County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 218
- Net migration: 42 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#13. Wayne County, Michigan

- Migration to Wayne County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 188
- Migration from Wayne County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 651
- Net migration: 463 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#12. Marquette County, Michigan

- Migration to Marquette County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 232
- Migration from Marquette County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 26
- Net migration: 206 to Marquette County, Michigan
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#11. Ionia County, Michigan

- Migration to Ionia County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 237
- Migration from Ionia County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 64
- Net migration: 173 to Ionia County, Michigan
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#10. Isabella County, Michigan

- Migration to Isabella County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 281
- Migration from Isabella County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 89
- Net migration: 192 to Isabella County, Michigan
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#9. Oakland County, Michigan

- Migration to Oakland County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 289
- Migration from Oakland County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 2,363
- Net migration: 2,074 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#8. Saginaw County, Michigan

- Migration to Saginaw County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 321
- Migration from Saginaw County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 23
- Net migration: 298 to Saginaw County, Michigan
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#7. Kalamazoo County, Michigan

- Migration to Kalamazoo County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 340
- Migration from Kalamazoo County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 475
- Net migration: 135 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#6. Mecosta County, Michigan

- Migration to Mecosta County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 353
- Migration from Mecosta County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 5
- Net migration: 348 to Mecosta County, Michigan
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#5. Ingham County, Michigan

- Migration to Ingham County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 357
- Migration from Ingham County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 487
- Net migration: 130 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#4. Washtenaw County, Michigan

- Migration to Washtenaw County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 469
- Migration from Washtenaw County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 206
- Net migration: 263 to Washtenaw County, Michigan
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#3. Allegan County, Michigan

- Migration to Allegan County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 1,058
- Migration from Allegan County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 1,181
- Net migration: 123 to Ottawa County, Michigan
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#2. Muskegon County, Michigan

- Migration to Muskegon County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 2,204
- Migration from Muskegon County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 1,672
- Net migration: 532 to Muskegon County, Michigan
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#1. Kent County, Michigan

- Migration to Kent County, Michigan in 2015-2019: 5,428
- Migration from Kent County, Michigan to Ottawa County, Michigan: 5,492
- Net migration: 64 to Ottawa County, Michigan

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