Where people in Jackson are moving to most

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November 17, 2021
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Where people in Jackson are moving to most

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

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#50. Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Shreveport in 2014-2018: 54
- Migration from Shreveport to Jackson: 115 (#22 most common destination from Shreveport)
- Net migration: 61 to Jackson

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#49. Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Anniston in 2014-2018: 54
- Migration from Anniston to Jackson: 131 (#13 most common destination from Anniston)
- Net migration: 77 to Jackson

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

- Migration to Charlotte in 2014-2018: 57
- Migration from Charlotte to Jackson: 90 (#125 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 33 to Jackson

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#47. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Savannah in 2014-2018: 60
- Migration from Savannah to Jackson: 1 (#173 most common destination from Savannah)
- Net migration: 59 to Savannah

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#46. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2014-2018: 60
- Migration from Baltimore to Jackson: 48 (#173 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 12 to Baltimore

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#45. College Station-Bryan, TX Metro Area

- Migration to College Station in 2014-2018: 64
- Migration from College Station to Jackson: 73 (#38 most common destination from College Station)
- Net migration: 9 to Jackson

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#44. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2014-2018: 67
- Migration from Indianapolis to Jackson: 160 (#72 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 93 to Jackson

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#43. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Manchester in 2014-2018: 68
- Migration from Manchester to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 68 to Manchester

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#42. Toledo, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Toledo in 2014-2018: 68
- Migration from Toledo to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 68 to Toledo

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#41. Lafayette, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Lafayette in 2014-2018: 71
- Migration from Lafayette to Jackson: 71 (#33 most common destination from Lafayette)
- Net migration: 0 to Jackson

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#40. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Urban Honolulu in 2014-2018: 79
- Migration from Urban Honolulu to Jackson: 103 (#85 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Net migration: 24 to Jackson

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#39. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Clarksville in 2014-2018: 83
- Migration from Clarksville to Jackson: 22 (#130 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Net migration: 61 to Clarksville

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#38. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Little Rock in 2014-2018: 89
- Migration from Little Rock to Jackson: 62 (#72 most common destination from Little Rock)
- Net migration: 27 to Little Rock

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#37. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Oklahoma City in 2014-2018: 93
- Migration from Oklahoma City to Jackson: 18 (#184 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Net migration: 75 to Oklahoma City

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#36. Rockford, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Rockford in 2014-2018: 94
- Migration from Rockford to Jackson: 3 (#132 most common destination from Rockford)
- Net migration: 91 to Rockford

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#35. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2014-2018: 94
- Migration from San Antonio to Jackson: 153 (#91 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 59 to Jackson

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

- Migration to Crestview in 2014-2018: 103
- Migration from Crestview to Jackson: 25 (#106 most common destination from Crestview)
- Net migration: 78 to Crestview

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#33. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2014-2018: 105
- Migration from Durham to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 105 to Durham

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

- Migration to Tampa in 2014-2018: 109
- Migration from Tampa to Jackson: 58 (#183 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 51 to Tampa

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#31. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2014-2018: 110
- Migration from Orlando to Jackson: 87 (#125 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 23 to Orlando

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#30. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2014-2018: 113
- Migration from Cleveland to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 113 to Cleveland

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#29. Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Beaumont in 2014-2018: 114
- Migration from Beaumont to Jackson: 121 (#18 most common destination from Beaumont)
- Net migration: 7 to Jackson

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#28. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Knoxville in 2014-2018: 125
- Migration from Knoxville to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 125 to Knoxville

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#27. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2014-2018: 127
- Migration from Detroit to Jackson: 86 (#132 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 41 to Detroit

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#26. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2014-2018: 131
- Migration from Columbia to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 131 to Columbia

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#25. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2014-2018: 133
- Migration from Fayetteville to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 133 to Fayetteville

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#24. Montgomery, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Montgomery in 2014-2018: 142
- Migration from Montgomery to Jackson: 46 (#60 most common destination from Montgomery)
- Net migration: 96 to Montgomery

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#23. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2014-2018: 151
- Migration from Pensacola to Jackson: 149 (#53 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 2 to Pensacola

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#22. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Auburn in 2014-2018: 154
- Migration from Auburn to Jackson: 40 (#45 most common destination from Auburn)
- Net migration: 114 to Auburn

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#21. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Winston in 2014-2018: 157
- Migration from Winston to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 157 to Winston

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#20. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2014-2018: 159
- Migration from Nashville to Jackson: 296 (#45 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 137 to Jackson

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

- Migration to Phoenix in 2014-2018: 174
- Migration from Phoenix to Jackson: 36 (#268 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 138 to Phoenix

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#18. Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Daphne in 2014-2018: 175
- Migration from Daphne to Jackson: 165 (#11 most common destination from Daphne)
- Net migration: 10 to Daphne

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#17. Salem, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem in 2014-2018: 183
- Migration from Salem to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 183 to Salem

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#16. Austin-Round Rock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2014-2018: 192
- Migration from Austin to Jackson: 211 (#67 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 19 to Jackson

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#15. Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area

- Migration to Chattanooga in 2014-2018: 217
- Migration from Chattanooga to Jackson: 23 (#91 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Net migration: 194 to Chattanooga

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

- Migration to Washington in 2014-2018: 236
- Migration from Washington to Jackson: 73 (#238 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 163 to Washington

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

- Migration to New York in 2014-2018: 238
- Migration from New York to Jackson: 8 (#339 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 230 to New York

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#12. Baton Rouge, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Baton Rouge in 2014-2018: 312
- Migration from Baton Rouge to Jackson: 489 (#9 most common destination from Baton Rouge)
- Net migration: 177 to Jackson

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#11. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2014-2018: 320
- Migration from Jacksonville to Jackson: 93 (#101 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 227 to Jacksonville

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#10. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Birmingham in 2014-2018: 383
- Migration from Birmingham to Jackson: 180 (#34 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Net migration: 203 to Birmingham

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#9. Tuscaloosa, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Tuscaloosa in 2014-2018: 399
- Migration from Tuscaloosa to Jackson: 0
- Net migration: 399 to Tuscaloosa

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#8. New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area

- Migration to New Orleans in 2014-2018: 461
- Migration from New Orleans to Jackson: 462 (#19 most common destination from New Orleans)
- Net migration: 1 to Jackson

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

- Migration to Houston in 2014-2018: 537
- Migration from Houston to Jackson: 179 (#119 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 358 to Houston

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#6. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2014-2018: 598
- Migration from Chicago to Jackson: 713 (#77 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 115 to Jackson

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

- Migration to Atlanta in 2014-2018: 721
- Migration from Atlanta to Jackson: 477 (#81 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 244 to Atlanta

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#4. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2014-2018: 742
- Migration from Memphis to Jackson: 941 (#6 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 199 to Jackson

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

- Migration to Dallas in 2014-2018: 897
- Migration from Dallas to Jackson: 418 (#75 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 479 to Dallas

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#2. Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Gulfport in 2014-2018: 1,093
- Migration from Gulfport to Jackson: 2,100 (#1 most common destination from Gulfport)
- Net migration: 1,007 to Jackson

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#1. Hattiesburg, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Hattiesburg in 2014-2018: 1,149
- Migration from Hattiesburg to Jackson: 1,403 (#1 most common destination from Hattiesburg)
- Net migration: 254 to Jackson

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