Metros sending the most people to Fayetteville, North Carolina

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

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

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#50. Hinesville, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Hinesville in 2015-2019: 194 (#11 most common destination from Hinesville)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Hinesville: 163 (#59 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 31 to Fayetteville
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#49. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 202 (#29 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Jacksonville: 480 (#22 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 278 to Jacksonville
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#48. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 208 (#63 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Pittsburgh: 65 (#91 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 143 to Fayetteville
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#47. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Wilmington in 2015-2019: 211 (#11 most common destination from Wilmington)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Wilmington: 932 (#9 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 721 to Wilmington
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#46. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Kansas City in 2015-2019: 225 (#62 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Kansas City: 70 (#90 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 155 to Fayetteville

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#45. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 225 (#19 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Myrtle Beach: 214 (#45 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 11 to Fayetteville
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#44. California-Lexington Park, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from California in 2015-2019: 231 (#5 most common destination from California)
- Migration from Fayetteville to California: 81 (#85 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 150 to Fayetteville
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#43. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Omaha in 2015-2019: 235 (#32 most common destination from Omaha)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Omaha: 136 (#67 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 99 to Fayetteville
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#42. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Savannah in 2015-2019: 237 (#25 most common destination from Savannah)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Savannah: 202 (#51 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 35 to Fayetteville
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#41. Sumter, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Sumter in 2015-2019: 247 (#5 most common destination from Sumter)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Sumter: 1 (#209 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 246 to Fayetteville

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#40. Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Hickory in 2015-2019: 248 (#9 most common destination from Hickory)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Hickory: 108 (#78 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 140 to Fayetteville
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#39. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 264 (#72 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Baltimore: 249 (#38 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 15 to Fayetteville
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#38. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 268 (#61 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Fayetteville to St. Louis: 61 (#93 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 207 to Fayetteville
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#37. Manhattan, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Manhattan in 2015-2019: 288 (#9 most common destination from Manhattan)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Manhattan: 79 (#86 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 209 to Fayetteville
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#36. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Houston in 2015-2019: 295 (#92 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Houston: 132 (#68 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 163 to Fayetteville

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#35. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Winston in 2015-2019: 300 (#11 most common destination from Winston)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Winston: 460 (#26 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 160 to Winston
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#34. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 306 (#114 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Los Angeles: 198 (#52 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 108 to Fayetteville
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#33. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Providence in 2015-2019: 311 (#28 most common destination from Providence)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Providence: 55 (#99 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 256 to Fayetteville
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#32. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Olympia in 2015-2019: 338 (#6 most common destination from Olympia)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Olympia: 262 (#35 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 76 to Fayetteville
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#31. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Crestview in 2015-2019: 363 (#11 most common destination from Crestview)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Crestview: 599 (#16 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 236 to Crestview

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

- Migration to Fayetteville from Tampa in 2015-2019: 366 (#66 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Tampa: 361 (#29 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 5 to Fayetteville
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#29. Burlington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Burlington in 2015-2019: 373 (#5 most common destination from Burlington)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Burlington: 57 (#96 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 316 to Fayetteville
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#28. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 373 (#98 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Atlanta: 1,259 (#3 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 886 to Atlanta
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#27. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Miami in 2015-2019: 379 (#70 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Miami: 420 (#27 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 41 to Miami
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#26. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 406 (#83 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Philadelphia: 120 (#74 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 286 to Fayetteville

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#25. New Bern, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from New Bern in 2015-2019: 408 (#6 most common destination from New Bern)
- Migration from Fayetteville to New Bern: 190 (#53 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 218 to Fayetteville
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#24. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Riverside in 2015-2019: 424 (#58 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Riverside: 223 (#44 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 201 to Fayetteville
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#23. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Asheville in 2015-2019: 439 (#7 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Asheville: 249 (#38 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 190 to Fayetteville
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#22. Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Augusta in 2015-2019: 449 (#11 most common destination from Augusta)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Augusta: 332 (#30 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 117 to Fayetteville
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#21. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Greensboro in 2015-2019: 476 (#10 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Greensboro: 637 (#14 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 161 to Greensboro

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

- Migration to Fayetteville from Chicago in 2015-2019: 480 (#103 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Chicago: 206 (#49 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 274 to Fayetteville
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#19. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Columbia in 2015-2019: 498 (#14 most common destination from Columbia)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Columbia: 465 (#25 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 33 to Fayetteville
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#18. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 500 (#37 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Fayetteville to San Antonio: 1,021 (#6 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 521 to San Antonio
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#17. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 513 (#9 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Anchorage: 396 (#28 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 117 to Fayetteville
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#16. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Orlando in 2015-2019: 546 (#34 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Orlando: 62 (#92 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 484 to Fayetteville

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#15. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Killeen in 2015-2019: 565 (#11 most common destination from Killeen)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Killeen: 508 (#20 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 57 to Fayetteville
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#14. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Clarksville in 2015-2019: 645 (#2 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Clarksville: 1,225 (#4 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 580 to Clarksville
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#13. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Seattle in 2015-2019: 655 (#47 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Seattle: 961 (#8 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 306 to Seattle
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#12. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from El Paso in 2015-2019: 690 (#11 most common destination from El Paso)
- Migration from Fayetteville to El Paso: 600 (#15 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 90 to Fayetteville
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#11. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 694 (#29 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Virginia Beach: 714 (#12 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 20 to Virginia Beach

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#10. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Durham in 2015-2019: 710 (#10 most common destination from Durham)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Durham: 1,050 (#5 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 340 to Durham
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#9. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 737 (#36 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Phoenix: 585 (#17 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 152 to Fayetteville
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#8. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 765 (#14 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Colorado Springs: 558 (#18 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 207 to Fayetteville
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#7. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Richmond in 2015-2019: 1,000 (#6 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Richmond: 320 (#33 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 680 to Fayetteville
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#6. Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Columbus in 2015-2019: 1,023 (#3 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Columbus: 260 (#37 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 763 to Fayetteville

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#5. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from New York in 2015-2019: 1,111 (#82 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Fayetteville to New York: 321 (#32 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 790 to Fayetteville
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#4. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 1,188 (#10 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Urban Honolulu: 708 (#13 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 480 to Fayetteville
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#3. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 1,214 (#18 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Charlotte: 2,151 (#2 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 937 to Charlotte
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#2. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Washington in 2015-2019: 1,411 (#38 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Washington: 985 (#7 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 426 to Fayetteville
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#1. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 2,932 (#3 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Fayetteville to Raleigh: 3,140 (#1 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 208 to Raleigh

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