Where people in Las Vegas are moving to most

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May 17, 2022
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Where people in Las Vegas are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 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 Las Vegas between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 324
- Migration from San Jose to Las Vegas: 1,608 (#15 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 1,284 to Las Vegas
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#49. Visalia, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Visalia in 2015-2019: 331
- Migration from Visalia to Las Vegas: 352 (#10 most common destination from Visalia)
- Net migration: 21 to Las Vegas
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#48. Fresno, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fresno in 2015-2019: 356
- Migration from Fresno to Las Vegas: 569 (#13 most common destination from Fresno)
- Net migration: 213 to Las Vegas
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#47. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 360
- Migration from Charlotte to Las Vegas: 434 (#41 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 74 to Las Vegas
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#46. Stockton, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Stockton in 2015-2019: 370
- Migration from Stockton to Las Vegas: 447 (#14 most common destination from Stockton)
- Net migration: 77 to Las Vegas

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#45. Modesto, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Modesto in 2015-2019: 380
- Migration from Modesto to Las Vegas: 103 (#31 most common destination from Modesto)
- Net migration: 277 to Modesto
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#44. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 380
- Migration from Austin to Las Vegas: 441 (#38 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 61 to Las Vegas
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#43. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 396
- Migration from Philadelphia to Las Vegas: 841 (#42 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 445 to Las Vegas
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#42. Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Ogden in 2015-2019: 400
- Migration from Ogden to Las Vegas: 636 (#6 most common destination from Ogden)
- Net migration: 236 to Las Vegas
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#41. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 414
- Migration from Kansas City to Las Vegas: 299 (#45 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 115 to Kansas City

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#40. Prescott Valley-Prescott, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Prescott Valley in 2015-2019: 417
- Migration from Prescott Valley to Las Vegas: 241 (#8 most common destination from Prescott Valley)
- Net migration: 176 to Prescott Valley
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#39. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Boise City in 2015-2019: 426
- Migration from Boise City to Las Vegas: 378 (#11 most common destination from Boise City)
- Net migration: 48 to Boise City
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#38. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 429
- Migration from Tampa to Las Vegas: 808 (#26 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 379 to Las Vegas
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#37. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 429
- Migration from Cleveland to Las Vegas: 284 (#43 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 145 to Cleveland
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#36. Panama City, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Panama City in 2015-2019: 436
- Migration from Panama City to Las Vegas: 67 (#47 most common destination from Panama City)
- Net migration: 369 to Panama City

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#35. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 441
- Migration from Albuquerque to Las Vegas: 843 (#6 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Net migration: 402 to Las Vegas
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#34. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 459
- Migration from Minneapolis to Las Vegas: 1,118 (#18 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Net migration: 659 to Las Vegas
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#33. Carson City, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Carson City in 2015-2019: 471
- Migration from Carson City to Las Vegas: 173 (#4 most common destination from Carson City)
- Net migration: 298 to Carson City
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#32. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 495
- Migration from Boston to Las Vegas: 466 (#55 most common destination from Boston)
- Net migration: 29 to Boston
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#31. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 511
- Migration from North Port to Las Vegas: 22 (#147 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 489 to North Port

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

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 523
- Migration from Atlanta to Las Vegas: 833 (#53 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 310 to Las Vegas
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#29. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 548
- Migration from Orlando to Las Vegas: 837 (#25 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 289 to Las Vegas
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#28. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 610
- Migration from Washington to Las Vegas: 859 (#61 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 249 to Las Vegas
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#27. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 650
- Migration from Tucson to Las Vegas: 806 (#8 most common destination from Tucson)
- Net migration: 156 to Las Vegas
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#26. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 680
- Migration from Detroit to Las Vegas: 933 (#20 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 253 to Las Vegas

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#25. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 698
- Migration from St. Louis to Las Vegas: 532 (#29 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 166 to St. Louis
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#24. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 726
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Las Vegas: 318 (#58 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 408 to Virginia Beach
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#23. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 745
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Las Vegas: 249 (#49 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 496 to Colorado Springs
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#22. St. George, UT Metro Area

- Migration to St. George in 2015-2019: 780
- Migration from St. George to Las Vegas: 572 (#4 most common destination from St. George)
- Net migration: 208 to St. George
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#21. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Anchorage in 2015-2019: 795
- Migration from Anchorage to Las Vegas: 462 (#10 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Net migration: 333 to Anchorage

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#20. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 817
- Migration from Urban Honolulu to Las Vegas: 2,457 (#1 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Net migration: 1,640 to Las Vegas
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#19. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 859
- Migration from Provo to Las Vegas: 801 (#6 most common destination from Provo)
- Net migration: 58 to Provo
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#18. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 880
- Migration from Portland to Las Vegas: 1,090 (#16 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 210 to Las Vegas
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#17. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 903
- Migration from New York to Las Vegas: 2,357 (#47 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 1,454 to Las Vegas
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#16. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 953
- Migration from Indianapolis to Las Vegas: 288 (#49 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 665 to Indianapolis

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#15. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 961
- Migration from Seattle to Las Vegas: 2,018 (#13 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 1,057 to Las Vegas
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#14. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 977
- Migration from San Antonio to Las Vegas: 509 (#35 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 468 to San Antonio
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#13. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 979
- Migration from Chicago to Las Vegas: 2,661 (#27 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 1,682 to Las Vegas
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#12. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Sacramento in 2015-2019: 1,041
- Migration from Sacramento to Las Vegas: 1,160 (#16 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Net migration: 119 to Las Vegas
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#11. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 1,152
- Migration from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas: 1,189 (#7 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Net migration: 37 to Las Vegas

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

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 1,282
- Migration from San Francisco to Las Vegas: 2,353 (#22 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 1,071 to Las Vegas
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#9. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 1,414
- Migration from Denver to Las Vegas: 2,081 (#10 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 667 to Las Vegas
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#8. Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Lake Havasu City in 2015-2019: 1,463
- Migration from Lake Havasu City to Las Vegas: 744 (#4 most common destination from Lake Havasu City)
- Net migration: 719 to Lake Havasu City
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#7. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 1,490
- Migration from Houston to Las Vegas: 702 (#47 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 788 to Houston
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#6. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 1,539
- Migration from Dallas to Las Vegas: 830 (#50 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 709 to Dallas

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#5. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 1,757
- Migration from San Diego to Las Vegas: 2,709 (#10 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 952 to Las Vegas
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#4. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 2,778
- Migration from Riverside to Las Vegas: 4,612 (#4 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 1,834 to Las Vegas
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#3. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 2,895
- Migration from Phoenix to Las Vegas: 2,990 (#8 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 95 to Las Vegas
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#2. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Reno in 2015-2019: 3,982
- Migration from Reno to Las Vegas: 1,879 (#1 most common destination from Reno)
- Net migration: 2,103 to Reno
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#1. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 5,220
- Migration from Los Angeles to Las Vegas: 15,765 (#4 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 10,545 to Las Vegas

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