Where people in St. Cloud are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in St. Cloud are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in St. Cloud, MN 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 St. Cloud between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Springfield, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Springfield to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Springfield
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#49. Ames, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Ames in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Ames to St. Cloud: 40 (#37 most common destination from Ames)
- Net migration: 28 to St. Cloud
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#48. Punta Gorda, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Punta Gorda in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Punta Gorda to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Punta Gorda
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#47. Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Watertown in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Watertown to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Watertown
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#46. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Colorado Springs to St. Cloud: 14 (#223 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 3 to Colorado Springs

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#45. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Deltona in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Deltona to St. Cloud: 44 (#81 most common destination from Deltona)
- Net migration: 27 to St. Cloud
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#44. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metro Area

- Migration to McAllen in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from McAllen to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 18 to McAllen
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#43. Lincoln, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Lincoln in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Lincoln to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Lincoln
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#42. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Tampa to St. Cloud: 17 (#274 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 2 to Tampa
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#41. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Kansas City to St. Cloud: 9 (#237 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 11 to Kansas City

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#40. Iowa City, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Iowa City in 2015-2019: 22
- Migration from Iowa City to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 22 to Iowa City
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#39. Columbus, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Columbus to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Columbus
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#38. Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita Falls in 2015-2019: 26
- Migration from Wichita Falls to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 26 to Wichita Falls
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#37. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from North Port to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 28 to North Port
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#36. Madison, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Madison in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Madison to St. Cloud: 103 (#49 most common destination from Madison)
- Net migration: 74 to St. Cloud

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#35. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Provo to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Provo
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#34. Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Des Moines in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Des Moines to St. Cloud: 10 (#133 most common destination from Des Moines)
- Net migration: 21 to Des Moines
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#33. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Omaha in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Omaha to St. Cloud: 11 (#156 most common destination from Omaha)
- Net migration: 20 to Omaha
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#32. Sioux Falls, SD Metro Area

- Migration to Sioux Falls in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Sioux Falls to St. Cloud: 14 (#82 most common destination from Sioux Falls)
- Net migration: 18 to Sioux Falls
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#31. Dubuque, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Dubuque in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Dubuque to St. Cloud: 1 (#40 most common destination from Dubuque)
- Net migration: 32 to Dubuque

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#30. Bismarck, ND Metro Area

- Migration to Bismarck in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Bismarck to St. Cloud: 9 (#50 most common destination from Bismarck)
- Net migration: 24 to Bismarck
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#29. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Seattle to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Seattle
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#28. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Santa Maria to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 35 to Santa Maria
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#27. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Charlotte to St. Cloud: 30 (#200 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 8 to Charlotte
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#26. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 39
- Migration from Chicago to St. Cloud: 279 (#140 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 240 to St. Cloud

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#25. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 39
- Migration from Portland to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 39 to Portland
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#24. Grand Island, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Island in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Grand Island to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Grand Island
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#23. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Pittsburgh to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Pittsburgh
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#22. Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metro Area

- Migration to Sioux City in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Sioux City to St. Cloud: 393 (#3 most common destination from Sioux City)
- Net migration: 346 to St. Cloud
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#21. Tyler, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Tyler in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Tyler to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 47 to Tyler

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

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from Washington to St. Cloud: 67 (#241 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 19 to St. Cloud
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#19. La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metro Area

- Migration to La Crosse in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from La Crosse to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 48 to La Crosse
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#18. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 51
- Migration from Atlanta to St. Cloud: 9 (#322 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 42 to Atlanta
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#17. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Anchorage in 2015-2019: 53
- Migration from Anchorage to St. Cloud: 14 (#170 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Net migration: 39 to Anchorage
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#16. Appleton, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Appleton in 2015-2019: 60
- Migration from Appleton to St. Cloud: 71 (#18 most common destination from Appleton)
- Net migration: 11 to St. Cloud

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#15. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Denver to St. Cloud: 92 (#149 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 27 to St. Cloud
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#14. Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Fayetteville to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 73 to Fayetteville
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#13. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from San Diego to St. Cloud: 3 (#319 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 74 to San Diego
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#12. Eau Claire, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Eau Claire in 2015-2019: 100
- Migration from Eau Claire to St. Cloud: 18 (#37 most common destination from Eau Claire)
- Net migration: 82 to Eau Claire
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#11. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 106
- Migration from San Antonio to St. Cloud: 64 (#153 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 42 to San Antonio

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#10. Grand Forks, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Forks in 2015-2019: 107
- Migration from Grand Forks to St. Cloud: 122 (#6 most common destination from Grand Forks)
- Net migration: 15 to St. Cloud
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#9. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 116
- Migration from Riverside to St. Cloud: 23 (#235 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 93 to Riverside
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#8. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 123
- Migration from Memphis to St. Cloud: 18 (#182 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 105 to Memphis
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#7. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 128
- Migration from Austin to St. Cloud: 0
- Net migration: 128 to Austin
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#6. Mankato, MN Metro Area

- Migration to Mankato in 2015-2019: 145
- Migration from Mankato to St. Cloud: 136 (#8 most common destination from Mankato)
- Net migration: 9 to Mankato
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#5. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 203
- Migration from Phoenix to St. Cloud: 87 (#183 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 116 to Phoenix
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#4. Rochester, MN Metro Area

- Migration to Rochester in 2015-2019: 234
- Migration from Rochester to St. Cloud: 86 (#16 most common destination from Rochester)
- Net migration: 148 to Rochester
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#3. Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo in 2015-2019: 251
- Migration from Fargo to St. Cloud: 170 (#11 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 81 to Fargo
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#2. Duluth, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Duluth in 2015-2019: 335
- Migration from Duluth to St. Cloud: 628 (#2 most common destination from Duluth)
- Net migration: 293 to St. Cloud
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#1. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 4,327
- Migration from Minneapolis to St. Cloud: 6,460 (#1 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Net migration: 2,133 to St. Cloud

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