Metros sending the most people to Santa Fe

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April 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Santa Fe

Stacker compiled a list of metros that are sending the most people to Santa Fe, NM Metro Area using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Metros are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to Santa Fe from the metro between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Stockton, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Stockton in 2015-2019: 24 (#95 most common destination from Stockton)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Stockton: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 24 to Santa Fe
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#49. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Tulsa in 2015-2019: 24 (#112 most common destination from Tulsa)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Tulsa: 23 (#40 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 1 to Santa Fe
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#48. Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Kahului in 2015-2019: 25 (#44 most common destination from Kahului)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Kahului: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 25 to Santa Fe
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#47. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 25 (#189 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs: 115 (#10 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 90 to Colorado Springs
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#46. Amarillo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Amarillo in 2015-2019: 26 (#58 most common destination from Amarillo)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Amarillo: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 26 to Santa Fe

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#45. Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Harrisburg in 2015-2019: 26 (#102 most common destination from Harrisburg)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Harrisburg: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 26 to Santa Fe
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#44. Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Lake Havasu City in 2015-2019: 26 (#52 most common destination from Lake Havasu City)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Lake Havasu City: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 26 to Santa Fe
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#43. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Salinas in 2015-2019: 26 (#89 most common destination from Salinas)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Salinas: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 26 to Santa Fe
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#42. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Hilton Head Island in 2015-2019: 27 (#76 most common destination from Hilton Head Island)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Hilton Head Island: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 27 to Santa Fe
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#41. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Riverside in 2015-2019: 27 (#228 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Riverside: 115 (#10 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 88 to Riverside

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#40. Lincoln, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Lincoln in 2015-2019: 28 (#65 most common destination from Lincoln)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Lincoln: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 28 to Santa Fe
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#39. Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Spokane in 2015-2019: 28 (#86 most common destination from Spokane)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Spokane: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 28 to Santa Fe
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#38. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Houston in 2015-2019: 28 (#257 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Houston: 103 (#12 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 75 to Houston
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#37. Greeley, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Greeley in 2015-2019: 29 (#63 most common destination from Greeley)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Greeley: 8 (#72 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 21 to Santa Fe
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#36. Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Santa Cruz in 2015-2019: 30 (#55 most common destination from Santa Cruz)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Santa Cruz: 38 (#29 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 8 to Santa Cruz

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#35. Midland, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Midland in 2015-2019: 34 (#43 most common destination from Midland)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Midland: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 34 to Santa Fe
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#34. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 37 (#195 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Baltimore: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 37 to Santa Fe
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#33. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Tucson in 2015-2019: 42 (#134 most common destination from Tucson)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Tucson: 43 (#25 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 1 to Tucson
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#32. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 43 (#207 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Philadelphia: 31 (#33 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 12 to Santa Fe
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#31. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Reno in 2015-2019: 45 (#74 most common destination from Reno)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Reno: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 45 to Santa Fe

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#30. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 47 (#60 most common destination from Santa Maria)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Santa Maria: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 47 to Santa Fe
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#29. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Tampa in 2015-2019: 47 (#202 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Tampa: 21 (#44 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 26 to Santa Fe
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#28. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Austin in 2015-2019: 48 (#158 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Austin: 82 (#16 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 34 to Austin
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#27. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Birmingham in 2015-2019: 50 (#90 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Birmingham: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 50 to Santa Fe
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#26. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Portland in 2015-2019: 50 (#157 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Portland: 49 (#20 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 1 to Santa Fe

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#25. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Syracuse in 2015-2019: 51 (#85 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Syracuse: 13 (#58 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 38 to Santa Fe
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#24. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 51 (#174 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Minneapolis: 48 (#22 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 3 to Santa Fe
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#23. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from North Port in 2015-2019: 53 (#91 most common destination from North Port)
- Migration from Santa Fe to North Port: 39 (#28 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 14 to Santa Fe
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#22. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 53 (#149 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Las Vegas: 41 (#26 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 12 to Santa Fe
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#21. Lubbock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Lubbock in 2015-2019: 54 (#46 most common destination from Lubbock)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Lubbock: 297 (#4 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 243 to Lubbock

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#20. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 55 (#144 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Indianapolis: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 55 to Santa Fe
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#19. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 56 (#228 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Phoenix: 303 (#3 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 247 to Phoenix
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#18. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Orlando in 2015-2019: 58 (#149 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Orlando: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 58 to Santa Fe
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#17. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 60 (#68 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Myrtle Beach: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 60 to Santa Fe
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#16. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from San Jose in 2015-2019: 65 (#110 most common destination from San Jose)
- Migration from Santa Fe to San Jose: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 65 to Santa Fe

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

- Migration to Santa Fe from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 66 (#153 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Santa Fe to San Francisco: 9 (#67 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 57 to Santa Fe
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#14. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Chicago in 2015-2019: 70 (#247 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Chicago: 6 (#76 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 64 to Santa Fe
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#13. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Washington in 2015-2019: 75 (#234 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Washington: 208 (#5 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 133 to Washington
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#12. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 88 (#76 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Oklahoma City: 141 (#8 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 53 to Oklahoma City
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#11. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Dallas in 2015-2019: 92 (#190 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Dallas: 59 (#18 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 33 to Santa Fe

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#10. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 94 (#124 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Santa Fe to San Antonio: 6 (#76 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 88 to Santa Fe
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#9. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 127 (#188 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Los Angeles: 83 (#14 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 44 to Santa Fe
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#8. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Seattle in 2015-2019: 145 (#129 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Seattle: 164 (#7 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 19 to Seattle
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#7. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 163 (#36 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Anchorage: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 163 to Santa Fe
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#6. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from San Diego in 2015-2019: 181 (#116 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Santa Fe to San Diego: 10 (#64 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 171 to Santa Fe

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#5. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Denver in 2015-2019: 214 (#84 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Denver: 406 (#2 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 192 to Denver
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#4. Farmington, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Farmington in 2015-2019: 248 (#4 most common destination from Farmington)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Farmington: 0 (#119 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 248 to Santa Fe
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#3. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from New York in 2015-2019: 276 (#161 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Santa Fe to New York: 170 (#6 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 106 to Santa Fe
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#2. Las Cruces, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Las Cruces in 2015-2019: 284 (#6 most common destination from Las Cruces)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Las Cruces: 41 (#26 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 243 to Santa Fe
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#1. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 1,702 (#3 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Santa Fe to Albuquerque: 1,524 (#1 most common destination from Santa Fe)
- Net migration: 178 to Santa Fe

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