Metros sending the most people to Burlington, North Carolina

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Burlington, North Carolina

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

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

- Migration to Burlington from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 18 (#226 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Burlington to San Francisco: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 18 to Burlington
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#49. Spartanburg, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Spartanburg in 2015-2019: 18 (#51 most common destination from Spartanburg)
- Migration from Burlington to Spartanburg: 11 (#50 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 7 to Burlington
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#48. Charleston, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Charleston in 2015-2019: 19 (#69 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Burlington to Charleston: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 19 to Burlington
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#47. Reading, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Reading in 2015-2019: 19 (#86 most common destination from Reading)
- Migration from Burlington to Reading: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 19 to Burlington
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#46. Kingsport-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Kingsport in 2015-2019: 19 (#71 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Migration from Burlington to Kingsport: 16 (#41 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 3 to Burlington

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#45. Boulder, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Boulder in 2015-2019: 21 (#92 most common destination from Boulder)
- Migration from Burlington to Boulder: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 21 to Burlington
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#44. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 21 (#292 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Burlington to Phoenix: 24 (#32 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 3 to Phoenix
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#43. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Trenton in 2015-2019: 24 (#81 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Burlington to Trenton: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 24 to Burlington
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#42. Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Atlantic City in 2015-2019: 27 (#54 most common destination from Atlantic City)
- Migration from Burlington to Atlantic City: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 27 to Burlington
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#41. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 33 (#178 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Burlington to Pittsburgh: 60 (#15 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 27 to Pittsburgh

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#40. Hinesville, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Hinesville in 2015-2019: 36 (#50 most common destination from Hinesville)
- Migration from Burlington to Hinesville: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 36 to Burlington
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#39. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 36 (#197 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Burlington to St. Louis: 37 (#27 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 1 to St. Louis
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#38. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Chicago in 2015-2019: 37 (#280 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Burlington to Chicago: 46 (#24 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 9 to Chicago
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#37. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from San Diego in 2015-2019: 39 (#234 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Burlington to San Diego: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 39 to Burlington
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#36. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 39 (#188 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Burlington to Baltimore: 18 (#39 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 21 to Burlington

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#35. Macon-Bibb County, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Macon in 2015-2019: 41 (#31 most common destination from Macon)
- Migration from Burlington to Macon: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 41 to Burlington
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#34. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Portland in 2015-2019: 43 (#167 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Burlington to Portland: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 43 to Burlington
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#33. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Kansas City in 2015-2019: 43 (#154 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Migration from Burlington to Kansas City: 50 (#20 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 7 to Kansas City
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#32. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Tampa in 2015-2019: 44 (#207 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Burlington to Tampa: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 44 to Burlington
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#31. Harrisonburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Harrisonburg in 2015-2019: 45 (#19 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Migration from Burlington to Harrisonburg: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 45 to Burlington

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

- Migration to Burlington from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 46 (#146 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Burlington to Cincinnati: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 46 to Burlington
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#29. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 54 (#75 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Burlington to Myrtle Beach: 240 (#7 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 186 to Myrtle Beach
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#28. Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Grand Rapids in 2015-2019: 55 (#77 most common destination from Grand Rapids)
- Migration from Burlington to Grand Rapids: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 55 to Burlington
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#27. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Savannah in 2015-2019: 56 (#71 most common destination from Savannah)
- Migration from Burlington to Savannah: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 56 to Burlington
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#26. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 57 (#96 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Burlington to Fayetteville: 373 (#5 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 316 to Fayetteville

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

- Migration to Burlington from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 60 (#225 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Burlington to Atlanta: 47 (#22 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 13 to Burlington
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#24. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Roanoke in 2015-2019: 64 (#38 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Migration from Burlington to Roanoke: 20 (#36 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 44 to Burlington
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#23. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 66 (#128 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Burlington to Jacksonville: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 66 to Burlington
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#22. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Charleston in 2015-2019: 76 (#72 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Burlington to Charleston: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 76 to Burlington
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#21. New Bern, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from New Bern in 2015-2019: 85 (#34 most common destination from New Bern)
- Migration from Burlington to New Bern: 19 (#37 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 66 to Burlington

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#20. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Bridgeport in 2015-2019: 88 (#62 most common destination from Bridgeport)
- Migration from Burlington to Bridgeport: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 88 to Burlington
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#19. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 90 (#160 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Burlington to Philadelphia: 26 (#31 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 64 to Burlington
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#18. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 102 (#16 most common destination from Blacksburg)
- Migration from Burlington to Blacksburg: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 102 to Burlington
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#17. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Detroit in 2015-2019: 104 (#119 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Burlington to Detroit: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 104 to Burlington
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#16. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Washington in 2015-2019: 110 (#205 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Burlington to Washington: 68 (#14 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 42 to Burlington

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#15. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Wilmington in 2015-2019: 124 (#24 most common destination from Wilmington)
- Migration from Burlington to Wilmington: 21 (#35 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 103 to Burlington
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#14. Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Portland in 2015-2019: 130 (#34 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Burlington to Portland: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 130 to Burlington
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#13. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Boston in 2015-2019: 144 (#111 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Burlington to Boston: 8 (#54 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 136 to Burlington
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#12. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 152 (#95 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Burlington to Virginia Beach: 18 (#39 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 134 to Burlington
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#11. Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Hickory in 2015-2019: 164 (#14 most common destination from Hickory)
- Migration from Burlington to Hickory: 118 (#11 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 46 to Burlington

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#10. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Houston in 2015-2019: 184 (#124 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Burlington to Houston: 0 (#82 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 184 to Burlington
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#9. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Asheville in 2015-2019: 184 (#24 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Burlington to Asheville: 298 (#6 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 114 to Asheville
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#8. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Richmond in 2015-2019: 216 (#37 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Burlington to Richmond: 105 (#12 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 111 to Burlington
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#7. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 243 (#43 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Burlington to Raleigh: 598 (#3 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 355 to Raleigh
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#6. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Winston in 2015-2019: 249 (#15 most common destination from Winston)
- Migration from Burlington to Winston: 145 (#9 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 104 to Burlington

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#5. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 313 (#15 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Burlington to Jacksonville: 98 (#13 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 215 to Burlington
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#4. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 336 (#53 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Burlington to Charlotte: 548 (#4 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 212 to Charlotte
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#3. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from New York in 2015-2019: 441 (#127 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Burlington to New York: 52 (#19 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 389 to Burlington
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#2. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Greensboro in 2015-2019: 1,889 (#4 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Migration from Burlington to Greensboro: 1,988 (#1 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 99 to Greensboro
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#1. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington from Durham in 2015-2019: 1,893 (#3 most common destination from Durham)
- Migration from Burlington to Durham: 1,228 (#2 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 665 to Burlington

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