Where people in Ocean City are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Ocean City are moving to most

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

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#39. Lancaster, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Lancaster in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Lancaster to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 11 to Lancaster
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#38. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Worcester in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Worcester to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 11 to Worcester
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#37. Dover, DE Metro Area

- Migration to Dover in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Dover to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 15 to Dover
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#36. Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Weirton in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Weirton to Ocean City: 5 (#48 most common destination from Weirton)
- Net migration: 10 to Weirton
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#35. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Greenville to Ocean City: 11 (#148 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 4 to Greenville

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#34. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Cincinnati to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Cincinnati
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#33. Salisbury, MD-DE Metro Area

- Migration to Salisbury in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Salisbury to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 16 to Salisbury
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#32. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Richmond in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Richmond to Ocean City: 61 (#98 most common destination from Richmond)
- Net migration: 44 to Ocean City
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#31. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Charleston to Ocean City: 11 (#175 most common destination from Charleston)
- Net migration: 8 to Charleston
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#30. Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Rosa in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Santa Rosa to Ocean City: 55 (#60 most common destination from Santa Rosa)
- Net migration: 34 to Ocean City

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#29. Naples-Marco Island, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Naples in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Naples to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Naples
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#28. Lebanon, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Lebanon in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Lebanon to Ocean City: 9 (#49 most common destination from Lebanon)
- Net migration: 14 to Lebanon
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#27. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Blacksburg to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Blacksburg
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#26. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Provo to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Provo
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#25. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to New Haven in 2015-2019: 26
- Migration from New Haven to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 26 to New Haven

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#24. Greenville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from Greenville to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 28 to Greenville
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#23. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Ocean City: 4 (#256 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 25 to Pittsburgh
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#22. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from North Port to Ocean City: 12 (#186 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 18 to North Port
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#21. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from San Diego to Ocean City: 16 (#276 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 15 to San Diego
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#20. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Detroit to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 32 to Detroit

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

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Tampa to Ocean City: 95 (#146 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 62 to Ocean City
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#18. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Phoenix to Ocean City: 29 (#278 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 4 to Phoenix
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#17. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Orlando to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Orlando
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#16. Punta Gorda, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Punta Gorda in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Punta Gorda to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Punta Gorda
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#15. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from Baltimore to Ocean City: 8 (#261 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 40 to Baltimore

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#14. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Miami to Ocean City: 34 (#236 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 15 to Miami
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#13. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Deltona in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Deltona to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 50 to Deltona
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#12. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Allentown in 2015-2019: 51
- Migration from Allentown to Ocean City: 8 (#157 most common destination from Allentown)
- Net migration: 43 to Allentown
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#11. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Trenton in 2015-2019: 60
- Migration from Trenton to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 60 to Trenton
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#10. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Seattle to Ocean City: 37 (#225 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 25 to Seattle

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#9. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 89
- Migration from Cape Coral to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 89 to Cape Coral
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#8. Huntsville, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Huntsville in 2015-2019: 90
- Migration from Huntsville to Ocean City: 0
- Net migration: 90 to Huntsville
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#7. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 110
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Ocean City: 31 (#201 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 79 to Virginia Beach
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#6. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Palm Bay in 2015-2019: 156
- Migration from Palm Bay to Ocean City: 34 (#106 most common destination from Palm Bay)
- Net migration: 122 to Palm Bay
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#5. Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Vineland in 2015-2019: 165
- Migration from Vineland to Ocean City: 93 (#6 most common destination from Vineland)
- Net migration: 72 to Vineland

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#4. Norwich-New London, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Norwich in 2015-2019: 192
- Migration from Norwich to Ocean City: 43 (#49 most common destination from Norwich)
- Net migration: 149 to Norwich
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#3. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 445
- Migration from New York to Ocean City: 539 (#116 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 94 to Ocean City
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#2. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 975
- Migration from Philadelphia to Ocean City: 2,729 (#17 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 1,754 to Ocean City
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#1. Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Atlantic City in 2015-2019: 1,228
- Migration from Atlantic City to Ocean City: 404 (#4 most common destination from Atlantic City)
- Net migration: 824 to Atlantic City

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