Metros sending the most people to Greensboro

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Greensboro

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

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#50. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 103 (#110 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Greensboro to Pittsburgh: 53 (#63 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 50 to Greensboro
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#49. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Richmond in 2015-2019: 103 (#69 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Greensboro to Richmond: 354 (#17 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 251 to Richmond
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#48. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Clarksville in 2015-2019: 106 (#57 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Migration from Greensboro to Clarksville: 34 (#85 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 72 to Greensboro
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#47. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Detroit in 2015-2019: 109 (#114 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Greensboro to Detroit: 10 (#130 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 99 to Greensboro
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#46. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Seattle in 2015-2019: 114 (#143 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Greensboro to Seattle: 50 (#67 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 64 to Greensboro

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#45. Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Augusta in 2015-2019: 114 (#45 most common destination from Augusta)
- Migration from Greensboro to Augusta: 190 (#27 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 76 to Augusta
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#44. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Trenton in 2015-2019: 122 (#23 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Greensboro to Trenton: 7 (#140 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 115 to Greensboro
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#43. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Chicago in 2015-2019: 125 (#199 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Greensboro to Chicago: 257 (#22 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 132 to Chicago
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#42. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Lexington in 2015-2019: 126 (#35 most common destination from Lexington)
- Migration from Greensboro to Lexington: 36 (#82 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 90 to Greensboro
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#41. Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Grand Rapids in 2015-2019: 130 (#41 most common destination from Grand Rapids)
- Migration from Greensboro to Grand Rapids: 0 (#179 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 130 to Greensboro

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#40. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Greenville in 2015-2019: 141 (#39 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Greensboro to Greenville: 60 (#57 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 81 to Greensboro
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#39. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 151 (#77 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Greensboro to Cincinnati: 95 (#38 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 56 to Greensboro
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#38. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Orlando in 2015-2019: 157 (#89 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Greensboro to Orlando: 122 (#29 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 35 to Greensboro
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#37. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Miami in 2015-2019: 159 (#127 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Greensboro to Miami: 338 (#19 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 179 to Miami
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#36. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Syracuse in 2015-2019: 160 (#31 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Migration from Greensboro to Syracuse: 8 (#137 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 152 to Greensboro

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#35. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Roanoke in 2015-2019: 160 (#23 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Migration from Greensboro to Roanoke: 105 (#34 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 55 to Greensboro
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#34. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 162 (#27 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Greensboro to Myrtle Beach: 385 (#15 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 223 to Myrtle Beach
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#33. Columbia, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Columbia in 2015-2019: 179 (#10 most common destination from Columbia)
- Migration from Greensboro to Columbia: 0 (#179 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 179 to Greensboro
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#32. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 181 (#66 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Greensboro to Indianapolis: 285 (#20 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 104 to Indianapolis
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#31. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Boston in 2015-2019: 192 (#91 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Greensboro to Boston: 65 (#50 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 127 to Greensboro

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#30. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Albany in 2015-2019: 204 (#36 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Greensboro to Albany: 4 (#144 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 200 to Greensboro
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#29. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Columbus in 2015-2019: 204 (#52 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Greensboro to Columbus: 144 (#28 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 60 to Greensboro
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#28. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 212 (#9 most common destination from Blacksburg)
- Migration from Greensboro to Blacksburg: 63 (#53 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 149 to Greensboro
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#27. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 214 (#49 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Greensboro to Cleveland: 5 (#142 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 209 to Greensboro
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#26. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 220 (#97 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Greensboro to Phoenix: 409 (#14 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 189 to Phoenix

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#25. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Dallas in 2015-2019: 241 (#112 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Greensboro to Dallas: 447 (#12 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 206 to Dallas
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#24. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 259 (#129 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Greensboro to Los Angeles: 65 (#50 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 194 to Greensboro
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#23. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from San Diego in 2015-2019: 280 (#86 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Greensboro to San Diego: 111 (#31 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 169 to Greensboro
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#22. Lynchburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 285 (#7 most common destination from Lynchburg)
- Migration from Greensboro to Lynchburg: 16 (#117 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 269 to Greensboro
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#21. Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Hickory in 2015-2019: 312 (#5 most common destination from Hickory)
- Migration from Greensboro to Hickory: 341 (#18 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 29 to Hickory

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

- Migration to Greensboro from Houston in 2015-2019: 330 (#81 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Greensboro to Houston: 45 (#72 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 285 to Greensboro
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#19. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Asheville in 2015-2019: 346 (#11 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Greensboro to Asheville: 415 (#13 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 69 to Asheville
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#18. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 363 (#51 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Greensboro to Baltimore: 103 (#35 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 260 to Greensboro
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#17. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 368 (#12 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Greensboro to Jacksonville: 51 (#64 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 317 to Greensboro
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#16. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 368 (#51 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Greensboro to Minneapolis: 215 (#25 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 153 to Greensboro

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#15. Greenville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Greenville in 2015-2019: 386 (#6 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Greensboro to Greenville: 381 (#16 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 5 to Greensboro
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#14. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 395 (#86 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Greensboro to Philadelphia: 231 (#24 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 164 to Greensboro
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#13. Rocky Mount, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Rocky Mount in 2015-2019: 413 (#4 most common destination from Rocky Mount)
- Migration from Greensboro to Rocky Mount: 40 (#76 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 373 to Greensboro
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#12. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Tampa in 2015-2019: 448 (#56 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Greensboro to Tampa: 106 (#33 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 342 to Greensboro
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#11. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Wilmington in 2015-2019: 457 (#7 most common destination from Wilmington)
- Migration from Greensboro to Wilmington: 787 (#6 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 330 to Wilmington

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

- Migration to Greensboro from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 554 (#34 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Greensboro to Virginia Beach: 248 (#23 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 306 to Greensboro
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#9. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 637 (#14 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Greensboro to Fayetteville: 476 (#10 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 161 to Greensboro
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#8. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 637 (#67 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Greensboro to Atlanta: 596 (#8 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 41 to Greensboro
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#7. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Washington in 2015-2019: 974 (#54 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Greensboro to Washington: 489 (#9 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 485 to Greensboro
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#6. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from New York in 2015-2019: 1,376 (#72 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Greensboro to New York: 670 (#7 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 706 to Greensboro

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#5. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 1,508 (#8 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Greensboro to Raleigh: 2,258 (#3 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 750 to Raleigh
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#4. Burlington, NC Metro Area

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

- Migration to Greensboro from Durham in 2015-2019: 2,272 (#2 most common destination from Durham)
- Migration from Greensboro to Durham: 1,245 (#5 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 1,027 to Greensboro
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#2. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 3,277 (#3 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Greensboro to Charlotte: 4,050 (#2 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 773 to Charlotte
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#1. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro from Winston in 2015-2019: 6,106 (#1 most common destination from Winston)
- Migration from Greensboro to Winston: 5,870 (#1 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 236 to Greensboro

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