Where people in Cape Girardeau are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Cape Girardeau are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Cape Girardeau, MO-IL 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 Cape Girardeau between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#44. Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Columbus to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Columbus
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#43. Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Elkhart in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Elkhart to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 11 to Elkhart
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#42. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Roanoke in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Roanoke to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Roanoke
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#41. Ann Arbor, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Ann Arbor in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Ann Arbor to Cape Girardeau: 1 (#151 most common destination from Ann Arbor)
- Net migration: 11 to Ann Arbor
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#40. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Denver to Cape Girardeau: 11 (#288 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 1 to Denver

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#39. Springfield, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 13
- Migration from Springfield to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 13 to Springfield
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#38. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Memphis to Cape Girardeau: 9 (#209 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 7 to Memphis
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#37. Evansville, IN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Evansville in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Evansville to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Evansville
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#36. Grand Junction, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Grand Junction to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Grand Junction
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#35. Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Buffalo in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Buffalo to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Buffalo

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

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Detroit to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Detroit
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#33. Grand Forks, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Forks in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Grand Forks to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 18 to Grand Forks
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#32. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from San Diego to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 18 to San Diego
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#31. Lawton, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Lawton in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Lawton to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Lawton
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#30. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Indianapolis to Cape Girardeau: 25 (#192 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 6 to Cape Girardeau

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#29. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Tulsa in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Tulsa to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Tulsa
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#28. Springfield, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Springfield to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Springfield
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#27. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 22
- Migration from Seattle to Cape Girardeau: 28 (#240 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 6 to Cape Girardeau
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#26. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Jacksonville to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Jacksonville
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#25. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Pensacola to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Pensacola

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#24. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Lexington in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from Lexington to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 25 to Lexington
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#23. Joplin, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Joplin in 2015-2019: 26
- Migration from Joplin to Cape Girardeau: 10 (#53 most common destination from Joplin)
- Net migration: 16 to Joplin
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#22. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Austin to Cape Girardeau: 13 (#238 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 14 to Austin
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#21. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from San Francisco to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 29 to San Francisco
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#20. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Cape Girardeau: 4 (#215 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Net migration: 26 to Louisville/Jefferson County

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

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Nashville to Cape Girardeau: 11 (#239 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 22 to Nashville
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#18. Jefferson City, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Jefferson City in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Jefferson City to Cape Girardeau: 143 (#7 most common destination from Jefferson City)
- Net migration: 106 to Cape Girardeau
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#17. Decatur, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Decatur in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Decatur to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 38 to Decatur
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#16. Champaign-Urbana, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Champaign in 2015-2019: 41
- Migration from Champaign to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 41 to Champaign
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#15. Rockford, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Rockford in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Rockford to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 49 to Rockford

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#14. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 56
- Migration from Phoenix to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 56 to Phoenix
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#13. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from New York to Cape Girardeau: 10 (#332 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 51 to New York
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#12. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 69
- Migration from Baltimore to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 69 to Baltimore
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#11. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 81
- Migration from Atlanta to Cape Girardeau: 65 (#212 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 16 to Atlanta
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#10. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 83
- Migration from Los Angeles to Cape Girardeau: 25 (#306 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 58 to Los Angeles

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

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 119
- Migration from Orlando to Cape Girardeau: 19 (#228 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 100 to Orlando
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#8. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 132
- Migration from Chicago to Cape Girardeau: 160 (#184 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 28 to Cape Girardeau
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#7. Columbia, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2015-2019: 167
- Migration from Columbia to Cape Girardeau: 293 (#6 most common destination from Columbia)
- Net migration: 126 to Cape Girardeau
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#6. Springfield, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 171
- Migration from Springfield to Cape Girardeau: 82 (#35 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 89 to Springfield
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#5. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 191
- Migration from Dallas to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 191 to Dallas

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#4. Carbondale-Marion, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Carbondale in 2015-2019: 222
- Migration from Carbondale to Cape Girardeau: 130 (#10 most common destination from Carbondale)
- Net migration: 92 to Carbondale
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#3. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 345
- Migration from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau: 167 (#75 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 178 to Kansas City
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#2. Jackson, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Jackson in 2015-2019: 429
- Migration from Jackson to Cape Girardeau: 0
- Net migration: 429 to Jackson
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#1. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 996
- Migration from St. Louis to Cape Girardeau: 1,244 (#11 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 248 to Cape Girardeau

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