Where people in Trenton are moving to most

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

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Trenton-Princeton, 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 Trenton between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Boulder, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Boulder in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Boulder to Trenton: 11 (#127 most common destination from Boulder)
- Net migration: 54 to Boulder
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#49. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Savannah in 2015-2019: 68
- Migration from Savannah to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 68 to Savannah
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#48. State College, PA Metro Area

- Migration to State College in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from State College to Trenton: 85 (#26 most common destination from State College)
- Net migration: 14 to Trenton
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#47. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from Tucson to Trenton: 21 (#190 most common destination from Tucson)
- Net migration: 50 to Tucson
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#46. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Syracuse in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Syracuse to Trenton: 70 (#63 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Net migration: 3 to Syracuse

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#45. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Cleveland to Trenton: 20 (#185 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 53 to Cleveland
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#44. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Jacksonville to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 74 to Jacksonville
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#43. Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisburg in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Harrisburg to Trenton: 41 (#82 most common destination from Harrisburg)
- Net migration: 35 to Harrisburg
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#42. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 78
- Migration from Cincinnati to Trenton: 41 (#156 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Net migration: 37 to Cincinnati
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#41. Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Lansing in 2015-2019: 79
- Migration from Lansing to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 79 to Lansing

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#40. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2015-2019: 81
- Migration from Durham to Trenton: 204 (#34 most common destination from Durham)
- Net migration: 123 to Trenton
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#39. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from San Jose to Trenton: 45 (#122 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 43 to San Jose
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#38. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Cape Coral to Trenton: 4 (#192 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Net migration: 84 to Cape Coral
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#37. Lancaster, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Lancaster in 2015-2019: 90
- Migration from Lancaster to Trenton: 64 (#53 most common destination from Lancaster)
- Net migration: 26 to Lancaster
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#36. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 90
- Migration from Houston to Trenton: 157 (#137 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 67 to Trenton

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#35. Utica-Rome, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Utica in 2015-2019: 90
- Migration from Utica to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 90 to Utica
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#34. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2015-2019: 91
- Migration from Raleigh to Trenton: 25 (#156 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Net migration: 66 to Raleigh
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#33. Ithaca, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Ithaca in 2015-2019: 92
- Migration from Ithaca to Trenton: 52 (#28 most common destination from Ithaca)
- Net migration: 40 to Ithaca
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#32. Charlottesville, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Charlottesville in 2015-2019: 107
- Migration from Charlottesville to Trenton: 34 (#65 most common destination from Charlottesville)
- Net migration: 73 to Charlottesville
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#31. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Richmond in 2015-2019: 109
- Migration from Richmond to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 109 to Richmond

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

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 111
- Migration from San Diego to Trenton: 50 (#213 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 61 to San Diego
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#29. Battle Creek, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Battle Creek in 2015-2019: 112
- Migration from Battle Creek to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 112 to Battle Creek
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#28. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 113
- Migration from Dallas to Trenton: 151 (#150 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 38 to Trenton
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#27. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 116
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Trenton: 29 (#182 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 87 to Pittsburgh
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#26. Dover, DE Metro Area

- Migration to Dover in 2015-2019: 117
- Migration from Dover to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 117 to Dover

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#25. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 120
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Trenton: 125 (#111 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 5 to Trenton
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#24. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro in 2015-2019: 122
- Migration from Greensboro to Trenton: 7 (#140 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 115 to Greensboro
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#23. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 122
- Migration from Tampa to Trenton: 119 (#128 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 3 to Tampa
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#22. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 123
- Migration from Charlotte to Trenton: 58 (#156 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 65 to Charlotte
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#21. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 124
- Migration from Chicago to Trenton: 256 (#145 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 132 to Trenton

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#20. Springfield, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield in 2015-2019: 128
- Migration from Springfield to Trenton: 24 (#94 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 104 to Springfield
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#19. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 156
- Migration from Miami to Trenton: 324 (#81 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 168 to Trenton
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#18. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 160
- Migration from Baltimore to Trenton: 82 (#132 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 78 to Baltimore
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#17. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2015-2019: 174
- Migration from Lakeland to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 174 to Lakeland
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#16. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 176
- Migration from Denver to Trenton: 87 (#157 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 89 to Denver

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

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 182
- Migration from St. Louis to Trenton: 23 (#227 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 159 to St. Louis
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#14. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 196
- Migration from Los Angeles to Trenton: 285 (#120 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 89 to Trenton
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#13. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 224
- Migration from Atlanta to Trenton: 130 (#169 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 94 to Atlanta
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#12. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Francisco in 2015-2019: 230
- Migration from San Francisco to Trenton: 143 (#114 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Net migration: 87 to San Francisco
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#11. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Allentown in 2015-2019: 241
- Migration from Allentown to Trenton: 180 (#28 most common destination from Allentown)
- Net migration: 61 to Allentown

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

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 321
- Migration from Orlando to Trenton: 42 (#175 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 279 to Orlando
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#9. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 328
- Migration from Seattle to Trenton: 26 (#245 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 302 to Seattle
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#8. Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo in 2015-2019: 335
- Migration from Fargo to Trenton: 0
- Net migration: 335 to Fargo
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#7. Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Vineland in 2015-2019: 337
- Migration from Vineland to Trenton: 495 (#4 most common destination from Vineland)
- Net migration: 158 to Trenton
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#6. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 343
- Migration from Washington to Trenton: 193 (#161 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 150 to Washington
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#5. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 353
- Migration from Boston to Trenton: 152 (#106 most common destination from Boston)
- Net migration: 201 to Boston
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#4. Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Atlantic City in 2015-2019: 353
- Migration from Atlantic City to Trenton: 352 (#5 most common destination from Atlantic City)
- Net migration: 1 to Atlantic City
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#3. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence in 2015-2019: 378
- Migration from Providence to Trenton: 65 (#91 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 313 to Providence
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#2. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 5,444
- Migration from Philadelphia to Trenton: 3,657 (#11 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 1,787 to Philadelphia
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#1. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 7,705
- Migration from New York to Trenton: 13,087 (#8 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 5,382 to Trenton

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