Where people in Jefferson City are moving to most

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June 22, 2022
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Where people in Jefferson City are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Jefferson City, MO 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 Jefferson City between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#41. Houma-Thibodaux, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Houma in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Houma to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Houma
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#40. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Tucson to Jefferson City: 11 (#207 most common destination from Tucson)
- Net migration: 1 to Jefferson City
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#39. Carbondale-Marion, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Carbondale in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Carbondale to Jefferson City: 50 (#29 most common destination from Carbondale)
- Net migration: 40 to Jefferson City
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#38. Sebring-Avon Park, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Sebring in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Sebring to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Sebring
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#37. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Virginia Beach

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#36. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Columbus to Jefferson City: 14 (#212 most common destination from Columbus)
- Net migration: 2 to Jefferson City
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#35. Midland, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Midland in 2015-2019: 13
- Migration from Midland to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 13 to Midland
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#34. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from New York to Jefferson City: 40 (#280 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 26 to Jefferson City
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#33. Lebanon, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Lebanon in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Lebanon to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 15 to Lebanon
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#32. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from North Port to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 15 to North Port

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#31. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Las Vegas to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Las Vegas
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#30. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Pensacola to Jefferson City: 10 (#165 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 8 to Pensacola
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#29. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Little Rock in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from Little Rock to Jefferson City: 22 (#119 most common destination from Little Rock)
- Net migration: 4 to Jefferson City
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#28. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Fayetteville to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Fayetteville
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#27. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Seattle to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Seattle

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#26. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 22
- Migration from San Francisco to Jefferson City: 21 (#220 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 1 to San Francisco
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#25. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Luis Obispo in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from San Luis Obispo to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 33 to San Luis Obispo
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#24. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Jacksonville to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 35 to Jacksonville
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#23. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Nashville to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 35 to Nashville
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#22. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Cleveland to Jefferson City: 74 (#108 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 37 to Jefferson City

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

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Baltimore to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 40 to Baltimore
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#20. Wichita, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from Wichita to Jefferson City: 8 (#134 most common destination from Wichita)
- Net migration: 34 to Wichita
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#19. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Gulfport in 2015-2019: 51
- Migration from Gulfport to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 51 to Gulfport
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#18. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 60
- Migration from Boston to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 60 to Boston
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#17. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Tampa to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 61 to Tampa

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#16. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Killeen in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from Killeen to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 71 to Killeen
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#15. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Provo to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 73 to Provo
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#14. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Phoenix to Jefferson City: 24 (#287 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 50 to Phoenix
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#13. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Detroit to Jefferson City: 6 (#268 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 90 to Detroit
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#12. Jackson, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Jackson in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Jackson to Jefferson City: 7 (#128 most common destination from Jackson)
- Net migration: 89 to Jackson

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#11. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Omaha in 2015-2019: 107
- Migration from Omaha to Jefferson City: 48 (#100 most common destination from Omaha)
- Net migration: 59 to Omaha
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#10. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 107
- Migration from Chicago to Jefferson City: 78 (#235 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 29 to Chicago
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#9. Joplin, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Joplin in 2015-2019: 116
- Migration from Joplin to Jefferson City: 55 (#18 most common destination from Joplin)
- Net migration: 61 to Joplin
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#8. Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Port St. Lucie in 2015-2019: 129
- Migration from Port St. Lucie to Jefferson City: 0
- Net migration: 129 to Port St. Lucie
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#7. Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Girardeau in 2015-2019: 143
- Migration from Cape Girardeau to Jefferson City: 37 (#18 most common destination from Cape Girardeau)
- Net migration: 106 to Cape Girardeau

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

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 200
- Migration from Dallas to Jefferson City: 64 (#223 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 136 to Dallas
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#5. St. Joseph, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to St. Joseph in 2015-2019: 296
- Migration from St. Joseph to Jefferson City: 285 (#3 most common destination from St. Joseph)
- Net migration: 11 to St. Joseph
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#4. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 461
- Migration from Kansas City to Jefferson City: 1,237 (#11 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 776 to Jefferson City
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#3. Springfield, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 604
- Migration from Springfield to Jefferson City: 483 (#5 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 121 to Springfield
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#2. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 808
- Migration from St. Louis to Jefferson City: 1,395 (#10 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 587 to Jefferson City

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#1. Columbia, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2015-2019: 1,088
- Migration from Columbia to Jefferson City: 1,712 (#3 most common destination from Columbia)
- Net migration: 624 to Jefferson City

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