Metros sending the most people to Elmira

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Elmira

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

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#34. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 10 (#250 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Elmira to Charlotte: 42 (#19 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 32 to Charlotte
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#33. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 12 (#247 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Elmira to San Antonio: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 12 to Elmira
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#32. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 13 (#229 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Elmira to Colorado Springs: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 13 to Elmira
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#31. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 13 (#183 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Migration from Elmira to Louisville/Jefferson County: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 13 to Elmira
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#30. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Savannah in 2015-2019: 13 (#138 most common destination from Savannah)
- Migration from Elmira to Savannah: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 13 to Elmira

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#29. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Chicago in 2015-2019: 14 (#326 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Elmira to Chicago: 2 (#61 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 12 to Elmira
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#28. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Lakeland in 2015-2019: 16 (#136 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Migration from Elmira to Lakeland: 13 (#46 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 3 to Elmira
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#27. Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Watertown in 2015-2019: 16 (#86 most common destination from Watertown)
- Migration from Elmira to Watertown: 54 (#17 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 38 to Watertown
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#26. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 17 (#235 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Migration from Elmira to Las Vegas: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 17 to Elmira
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#25. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Providence in 2015-2019: 18 (#142 most common destination from Providence)
- Migration from Elmira to Providence: 16 (#41 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 2 to Elmira

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#24. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Sacramento in 2015-2019: 19 (#190 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Migration from Elmira to Sacramento: 19 (#37 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 0 to Elmira
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#23. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Tampa in 2015-2019: 19 (#266 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Elmira to Tampa: 57 (#16 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 38 to Tampa
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#22. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 20 (#287 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Elmira to Atlanta: 35 (#26 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 15 to Atlanta
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#21. Columbus, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Columbus in 2015-2019: 22 (#30 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Elmira to Columbus: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 22 to Elmira
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#20. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from New Haven in 2015-2019: 22 (#126 most common destination from New Haven)
- Migration from Elmira to New Haven: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 22 to Elmira

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#19. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 22 (#249 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Elmira to Philadelphia: 93 (#8 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 71 to Philadelphia
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#18. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Boston in 2015-2019: 23 (#221 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Elmira to Boston: 37 (#24 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 14 to Boston
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#17. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Allentown in 2015-2019: 24 (#115 most common destination from Allentown)
- Migration from Elmira to Allentown: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 24 to Elmira
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#16. Erie, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Erie in 2015-2019: 29 (#73 most common destination from Erie)
- Migration from Elmira to Erie: 30 (#28 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 1 to Erie
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#15. Springfield, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Springfield in 2015-2019: 34 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Migration from Elmira to Springfield: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 34 to Elmira

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#14. Spartanburg, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Spartanburg in 2015-2019: 38 (#35 most common destination from Spartanburg)
- Migration from Elmira to Spartanburg: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 38 to Elmira
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#13. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 42 (#98 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Elmira to Jacksonville: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 42 to Elmira
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#12. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 42 (#124 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Migration from Elmira to Oklahoma City: 0 (#68 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 42 to Elmira
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#11. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Riverside in 2015-2019: 44 (#191 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Elmira to Riverside: 45 (#18 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 1 to Riverside
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#10. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Washington in 2015-2019: 60 (#248 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Elmira to Washington: 26 (#31 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 34 to Elmira

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#9. Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Poughkeepsie in 2015-2019: 76 (#61 most common destination from Poughkeepsie)
- Migration from Elmira to Poughkeepsie: 339 (#1 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 263 to Poughkeepsie
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#8. Utica-Rome, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Utica in 2015-2019: 84 (#18 most common destination from Utica)
- Migration from Elmira to Utica: 39 (#21 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 45 to Elmira
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#7. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Albany in 2015-2019: 85 (#76 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Elmira to Albany: 77 (#13 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 8 to Elmira
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#6. Ithaca, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Ithaca in 2015-2019: 86 (#18 most common destination from Ithaca)
- Migration from Elmira to Ithaca: 14 (#44 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 72 to Elmira
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#5. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Syracuse in 2015-2019: 106 (#43 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Migration from Elmira to Syracuse: 146 (#5 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 40 to Syracuse

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#4. Rochester, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Rochester in 2015-2019: 110 (#55 most common destination from Rochester)
- Migration from Elmira to Rochester: 304 (#2 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 194 to Rochester
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#3. Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Buffalo in 2015-2019: 133 (#51 most common destination from Buffalo)
- Migration from Elmira to Buffalo: 93 (#8 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 40 to Elmira
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#2. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from New York in 2015-2019: 308 (#156 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Elmira to New York: 87 (#10 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 221 to Elmira
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#1. Binghamton, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Elmira from Binghamton in 2015-2019: 326 (#5 most common destination from Binghamton)
- Migration from Elmira to Binghamton: 263 (#3 most common destination from Elmira)
- Net migration: 63 to Elmira

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