Where people in Omaha are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Omaha are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 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 Omaha between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 141
- Migration from Jacksonville to Omaha: 46 (#94 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 95 to Jacksonville
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#49. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 153
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Omaha: 96 (#76 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Net migration: 57 to Louisville/Jefferson County
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#48. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 153
- Migration from San Francisco to Omaha: 225 (#86 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 72 to Omaha
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#47. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salinas in 2015-2019: 154
- Migration from Salinas to Omaha: 104 (#50 most common destination from Salinas)
- Net migration: 50 to Salinas
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#46. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Birmingham in 2015-2019: 159
- Migration from Birmingham to Omaha: 29 (#121 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Net migration: 130 to Birmingham

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#45. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 172
- Migration from Oklahoma City to Omaha: 104 (#70 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Net migration: 68 to Oklahoma City
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#44. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 175
- Migration from Philadelphia to Omaha: 196 (#120 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 21 to Omaha
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#43. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bremerton in 2015-2019: 176
- Migration from Bremerton to Omaha: 29 (#68 most common destination from Bremerton)
- Net migration: 147 to Bremerton
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#42. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 180
- Migration from Los Angeles to Omaha: 677 (#73 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 497 to Omaha
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#41. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence in 2015-2019: 183
- Migration from Providence to Omaha: 21 (#138 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 162 to Providence

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

- Migration to Little Rock in 2015-2019: 187
- Migration from Little Rock to Omaha: 42 (#88 most common destination from Little Rock)
- Net migration: 145 to Little Rock
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#39. Wichita, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita in 2015-2019: 188
- Migration from Wichita to Omaha: 129 (#30 most common destination from Wichita)
- Net migration: 59 to Wichita
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#38. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Sacramento in 2015-2019: 197
- Migration from Sacramento to Omaha: 195 (#64 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Net migration: 2 to Sacramento
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#37. Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Davenport in 2015-2019: 199
- Migration from Davenport to Omaha: 34 (#62 most common destination from Davenport)
- Net migration: 165 to Davenport
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#36. Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane in 2015-2019: 204
- Migration from Spokane to Omaha: 27 (#89 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 177 to Spokane

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

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 211
- Migration from Tampa to Omaha: 210 (#91 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 1 to Tampa
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#34. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 211
- Migration from New York to Omaha: 321 (#152 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 110 to Omaha
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#33. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 212
- Migration from North Port to Omaha: 47 (#98 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 165 to North Port
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#32. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 235
- Migration from Fayetteville to Omaha: 136 (#67 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 99 to Fayetteville
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#31. Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo in 2015-2019: 250
- Migration from Fargo to Omaha: 61 (#28 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 189 to Fargo

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#30. Iowa City, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Iowa City in 2015-2019: 250
- Migration from Iowa City to Omaha: 272 (#9 most common destination from Iowa City)
- Net migration: 22 to Omaha
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#29. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 255
- Migration from Seattle to Omaha: 103 (#153 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 152 to Seattle
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#28. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 266
- Migration from Riverside to Omaha: 65 (#167 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 201 to Riverside
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#27. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 286
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Omaha: 231 (#78 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 55 to Virginia Beach
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#26. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 288
- Migration from Tucson to Omaha: 121 (#64 most common destination from Tucson)
- Net migration: 167 to Tucson

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#25. Cheyenne, WY Metro Area

- Migration to Cheyenne in 2015-2019: 295
- Migration from Cheyenne to Omaha: 45 (#34 most common destination from Cheyenne)
- Net migration: 250 to Cheyenne
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#24. Sioux Falls, SD Metro Area

- Migration to Sioux Falls in 2015-2019: 300
- Migration from Sioux Falls to Omaha: 153 (#7 most common destination from Sioux Falls)
- Net migration: 147 to Sioux Falls
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#23. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 303
- Migration from Las Vegas to Omaha: 179 (#72 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 124 to Las Vegas
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#22. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 303
- Migration from San Antonio to Omaha: 295 (#54 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 8 to San Antonio
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#21. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 317
- Migration from Pensacola to Omaha: 46 (#108 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 271 to Pensacola

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#20. Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metro Area

- Migration to Sioux City in 2015-2019: 328
- Migration from Sioux City to Omaha: 972 (#1 most common destination from Sioux City)
- Net migration: 644 to Omaha
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#19. Ames, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Ames in 2015-2019: 348
- Migration from Ames to Omaha: 183 (#8 most common destination from Ames)
- Net migration: 165 to Ames
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#18. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 351
- Migration from San Diego to Omaha: 249 (#91 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 102 to San Diego
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#17. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 352
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Omaha: 127 (#79 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 225 to Colorado Springs
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#16. Cedar Rapids, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Cedar Rapids in 2015-2019: 390
- Migration from Cedar Rapids to Omaha: 73 (#23 most common destination from Cedar Rapids)
- Net migration: 317 to Cedar Rapids

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

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 406
- Migration from Nashville to Omaha: 99 (#97 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 307 to Nashville
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#14. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 455
- Migration from Jacksonville to Omaha: 183 (#63 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 272 to Jacksonville
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#13. Grand Island, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Island in 2015-2019: 459
- Migration from Grand Island to Omaha: 549 (#2 most common destination from Grand Island)
- Net migration: 90 to Omaha
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#12. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 485
- Migration from Chicago to Omaha: 974 (#59 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 489 to Omaha
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#11. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 497
- Migration from Dallas to Omaha: 741 (#55 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 244 to Omaha

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

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 509
- Migration from Houston to Omaha: 535 (#61 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 26 to Omaha
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#9. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 568
- Migration from Phoenix to Omaha: 458 (#57 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 110 to Phoenix
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#8. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 570
- Migration from Washington to Omaha: 368 (#122 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 202 to Washington
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#7. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 595
- Migration from St. Louis to Omaha: 213 (#74 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 382 to St. Louis
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#6. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 613
- Migration from Minneapolis to Omaha: 699 (#32 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Net migration: 86 to Omaha

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

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 790
- Migration from Atlanta to Omaha: 276 (#117 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 514 to Atlanta
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#4. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 880
- Migration from Denver to Omaha: 631 (#35 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 249 to Denver
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#3. Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Des Moines in 2015-2019: 1,007
- Migration from Des Moines to Omaha: 966 (#3 most common destination from Des Moines)
- Net migration: 41 to Des Moines
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#2. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 1,250
- Migration from Kansas City to Omaha: 902 (#18 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 348 to Kansas City
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#1. Lincoln, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Lincoln in 2015-2019: 5,392
- Migration from Lincoln to Omaha: 3,898 (#1 most common destination from Lincoln)
- Net migration: 1,494 to Lincoln

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