Where people in Dakota County, MN are moving to most

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September 20, 2022
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Where people in Dakota County, MN are moving to most

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

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#30. Lyon County, Minnesota

- Migration to Lyon County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 143
- Migration from Lyon County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 21
- Net migration: 122 to Lyon County, Minnesota
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#29. Eau Claire County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Eau Claire County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 147
- Migration from Eau Claire County, Wisconsin to Dakota County, Minnesota: 143
- Net migration: 4 to Eau Claire County, Wisconsin
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#28. Norfolk city, Virginia

- Migration to Norfolk city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 151
- Migration from Norfolk city, Virginia to Dakota County, Minnesota: 0
- Net migration: 151 to Norfolk city, Virginia
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#27. Dane County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Dane County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 152
- Migration from Dane County, Wisconsin to Dakota County, Minnesota: 43
- Net migration: 109 to Dane County, Wisconsin
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#26. Lancaster County, Nebraska

- Migration to Lancaster County, Nebraska in 2015-2019: 155
- Migration from Lancaster County, Nebraska to Dakota County, Minnesota: 0
- Net migration: 155 to Lancaster County, Nebraska
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#25. Cook County, Illinois

- Migration to Cook County, Illinois in 2015-2019: 160
- Migration from Cook County, Illinois to Dakota County, Minnesota: 53
- Net migration: 107 to Cook County, Illinois
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#24. Sherburne County, Minnesota

- Migration to Sherburne County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 165
- Migration from Sherburne County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 70
- Net migration: 95 to Sherburne County, Minnesota
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#23. Cass County, North Dakota

- Migration to Cass County, North Dakota in 2015-2019: 166
- Migration from Cass County, North Dakota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 19
- Net migration: 147 to Cass County, North Dakota
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#22. Blue Earth County, Minnesota

- Migration to Blue Earth County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 171
- Migration from Blue Earth County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 222
- Net migration: 51 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#21. Winona County, Minnesota

- Migration to Winona County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 188
- Migration from Winona County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 63
- Net migration: 125 to Winona County, Minnesota
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#20. Grand Forks County, North Dakota

- Migration to Grand Forks County, North Dakota in 2015-2019: 192
- Migration from Grand Forks County, North Dakota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 32
- Net migration: 160 to Grand Forks County, North Dakota
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#19. Story County, Iowa

- Migration to Story County, Iowa in 2015-2019: 198
- Migration from Story County, Iowa to Dakota County, Minnesota: 132
- Net migration: 66 to Story County, Iowa
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#18. Dunn County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Dunn County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 200
- Migration from Dunn County, Wisconsin to Dakota County, Minnesota: 17
- Net migration: 183 to Dunn County, Wisconsin
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#17. Pierce County, Washington

- Migration to Pierce County, Washington in 2015-2019: 200
- Migration from Pierce County, Washington to Dakota County, Minnesota: 204
- Net migration: 4 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#16. Wright County, Minnesota

- Migration to Wright County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 207
- Migration from Wright County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 97
- Net migration: 110 to Wright County, Minnesota
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#15. Salt Lake County, Utah

- Migration to Salt Lake County, Utah in 2015-2019: 215
- Migration from Salt Lake County, Utah to Dakota County, Minnesota: 22
- Net migration: 193 to Salt Lake County, Utah
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#14. Goodhue County, Minnesota

- Migration to Goodhue County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 232
- Migration from Goodhue County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 363
- Net migration: 131 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#13. St. Croix County, Wisconsin

- Migration to St. Croix County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 244
- Migration from St. Croix County, Wisconsin to Dakota County, Minnesota: 278
- Net migration: 34 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#12. Carver County, Minnesota

- Migration to Carver County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 250
- Migration from Carver County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 386
- Net migration: 136 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#11. Williamson County, Texas

- Migration to Williamson County, Texas in 2015-2019: 279
- Migration from Williamson County, Texas to Dakota County, Minnesota: 27
- Net migration: 252 to Williamson County, Texas
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#10. Maricopa County, Arizona

- Migration to Maricopa County, Arizona in 2015-2019: 465
- Migration from Maricopa County, Arizona to Dakota County, Minnesota: 72
- Net migration: 393 to Maricopa County, Arizona
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#9. Pierce County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Pierce County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 478
- Migration from Pierce County, Wisconsin to Dakota County, Minnesota: 196
- Net migration: 282 to Pierce County, Wisconsin
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#8. St. Louis County, Minnesota

- Migration to St. Louis County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 506
- Migration from St. Louis County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 335
- Net migration: 171 to St. Louis County, Minnesota
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#7. Stearns County, Minnesota

- Migration to Stearns County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 578
- Migration from Stearns County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 138
- Net migration: 440 to Stearns County, Minnesota
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#6. Anoka County, Minnesota

- Migration to Anoka County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 844
- Migration from Anoka County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 501
- Net migration: 343 to Anoka County, Minnesota
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#5. Rice County, Minnesota

- Migration to Rice County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 878
- Migration from Rice County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 280
- Net migration: 598 to Rice County, Minnesota
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#4. Washington County, Minnesota

- Migration to Washington County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 1,198
- Migration from Washington County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 1,673
- Net migration: 475 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#3. Scott County, Minnesota

- Migration to Scott County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 1,842
- Migration from Scott County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 1,826
- Net migration: 16 to Scott County, Minnesota
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#2. Ramsey County, Minnesota

- Migration to Ramsey County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 3,611
- Migration from Ramsey County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 4,651
- Net migration: 1,040 to Dakota County, Minnesota
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#1. Hennepin County, Minnesota

- Migration to Hennepin County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 5,831
- Migration from Hennepin County, Minnesota to Dakota County, Minnesota: 6,352
- Net migration: 521 to Dakota County, Minnesota

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