Where people in Greensboro are moving to most

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November 17, 2021
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Where people in Greensboro are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Greensboro are moving to the most using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Metros are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to the metro from Greensboro between 2014 and 2018. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2014-2018: 63
- Migration from Portland to Greensboro: 114 (#37 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 51 to Greensboro

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#49. Homosassa Springs, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Homosassa Springs in 2014-2018: 64
- Migration from Homosassa Springs to Greensboro: 0
- Net migration: 64 to Homosassa Springs

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#48. Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Sacramento in 2014-2018: 64
- Migration from Sacramento to Greensboro: 0
- Net migration: 64 to Sacramento

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#47. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to El Paso in 2014-2018: 64
- Migration from El Paso to Greensboro: 120 (#67 most common destination from El Paso)
- Net migration: 56 to Greensboro

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#46. Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Vallejo in 2014-2018: 67
- Migration from Vallejo to Greensboro: 8 (#112 most common destination from Vallejo)
- Net migration: 59 to Vallejo

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#45. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Savannah in 2014-2018: 67
- Migration from Savannah to Greensboro: 12 (#139 most common destination from Savannah)
- Net migration: 55 to Savannah

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#44. Salisbury, MD-DE Metro Area

- Migration to Salisbury in 2014-2018: 68
- Migration from Salisbury to Greensboro: 0
- Net migration: 68 to Salisbury

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#43. Goldsboro, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Goldsboro in 2014-2018: 70
- Migration from Goldsboro to Greensboro: 81 (#16 most common destination from Goldsboro)
- Net migration: 11 to Greensboro

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#42. Sherman-Denison, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Sherman in 2014-2018: 71
- Migration from Sherman to Greensboro: 0
- Net migration: 71 to Sherman

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#41. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2014-2018: 73
- Migration from Baltimore to Greensboro: 339 (#53 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 266 to Greensboro

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#40. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Manchester in 2014-2018: 89
- Migration from Manchester to Greensboro: 19 (#87 most common destination from Manchester)
- Net migration: 70 to Manchester

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#39. New Bern, NC Metro Area

- Migration to New Bern in 2014-2018: 99
- Migration from New Bern to Greensboro: 92 (#36 most common destination from New Bern)
- Net migration: 7 to New Bern

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#38. Lake Charles, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Lake Charles in 2014-2018: 100
- Migration from Lake Charles to Greensboro: 0
- Net migration: 100 to Lake Charles

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#37. San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2014-2018: 101
- Migration from San Diego to Greensboro: 255 (#89 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 154 to Greensboro

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#36. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2014-2018: 105
- Migration from Jacksonville to Greensboro: 92 (#103 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 13 to Jacksonville

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#35. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2014-2018: 111
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Greensboro: 113 (#99 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 2 to Greensboro

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#34. Austin-Round Rock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2014-2018: 114
- Migration from Austin to Greensboro: 13 (#235 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 101 to Austin

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#33. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2014-2018: 117
- Migration from Charleston to Greensboro: 43 (#107 most common destination from Charleston)
- Net migration: 74 to Charleston

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#32. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2014-2018: 119
- Migration from Los Angeles to Greensboro: 232 (#137 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 113 to Greensboro

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#31. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2014-2018: 142
- Migration from Pensacola to Greensboro: 30 (#122 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Net migration: 112 to Pensacola

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#30. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2014-2018: 156
- Migration from Columbus to Greensboro: 183 (#61 most common destination from Columbus)
- Net migration: 27 to Greensboro

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

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2014-2018: 170
- Migration from Philadelphia to Greensboro: 339 (#85 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 169 to Greensboro

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

- Migration to Tampa in 2014-2018: 176
- Migration from Tampa to Greensboro: 355 (#64 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 179 to Greensboro

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

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2014-2018: 190
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Greensboro: 348 (#51 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 158 to Greensboro

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#26. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2014-2018: 203
- Migration from Minneapolis to Greensboro: 325 (#56 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Net migration: 122 to Greensboro

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#25. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2014-2018: 215
- Migration from Columbia to Greensboro: 107 (#55 most common destination from Columbia)
- Net migration: 108 to Columbia

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

- Migration to Chicago in 2014-2018: 238
- Migration from Chicago to Greensboro: 292 (#134 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 54 to Greensboro

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

- Migration to Augusta in 2014-2018: 241
- Migration from Augusta to Greensboro: 104 (#52 most common destination from Augusta)
- Net migration: 137 to Augusta

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#22. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2014-2018: 261
- Migration from Miami to Greensboro: 174 (#126 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 87 to Miami

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

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2014-2018: 281
- Migration from Indianapolis to Greensboro: 145 (#76 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Net migration: 136 to Indianapolis

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#20. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2014-2018: 288
- Migration from Las Vegas to Greensboro: 1 (#289 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 287 to Las Vegas

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#19. California-Lexington Park, MD Metro Area

- Migration to California in 2014-2018: 293
- Migration from California to Greensboro: 8 (#73 most common destination from California)
- Net migration: 285 to California

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#18. Greenville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2014-2018: 320
- Migration from Greenville to Greensboro: 484 (#4 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 164 to Greensboro

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

- Migration to Dallas in 2014-2018: 328
- Migration from Dallas to Greensboro: 98 (#184 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 230 to Dallas

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#16. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2014-2018: 370
- Migration from Fayetteville to Greensboro: 501 (#14 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 131 to Greensboro

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#15. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Asheville in 2014-2018: 372
- Migration from Asheville to Greensboro: 240 (#16 most common destination from Asheville)
- Net migration: 132 to Asheville

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

- Migration to Hickory in 2014-2018: 390
- Migration from Hickory to Greensboro: 300 (#7 most common destination from Hickory)
- Net migration: 90 to Hickory

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#13. Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2014-2018: 392
- Migration from Phoenix to Greensboro: 267 (#79 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 125 to Phoenix

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#12. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Richmond in 2014-2018: 394
- Migration from Richmond to Greensboro: 144 (#59 most common destination from Richmond)
- Net migration: 250 to Richmond

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#11. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2014-2018: 397
- Migration from Memphis to Greensboro: 16 (#176 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 381 to Memphis

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

- Migration to Myrtle Beach in 2014-2018: 397
- Migration from Myrtle Beach to Greensboro: 95 (#43 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Net migration: 302 to Myrtle Beach

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#9. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2014-2018: 554
- Migration from Washington to Greensboro: 919 (#55 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 365 to Greensboro

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#8. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Wilmington in 2014-2018: 620
- Migration from Wilmington to Greensboro: 501 (#5 most common destination from Wilmington)
- Net migration: 119 to Wilmington

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

- Migration to New York in 2014-2018: 720
- Migration from New York to Greensboro: 1,290 (#75 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 570 to Greensboro

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#6. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2014-2018: 742
- Migration from Atlanta to Greensboro: 441 (#87 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 301 to Atlanta

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#5. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2014-2018: 1,470
- Migration from Durham to Greensboro: 2,073 (#2 most common destination from Durham)
- Net migration: 603 to Greensboro

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#4. Burlington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Burlington in 2014-2018: 1,490
- Migration from Burlington to Greensboro: 1,521 (#1 most common destination from Burlington)
- Net migration: 31 to Greensboro

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#3. Raleigh, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2014-2018: 2,147
- Migration from Raleigh to Greensboro: 1,519 (#7 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Net migration: 628 to Raleigh

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

- Migration to Charlotte in 2014-2018: 3,495
- Migration from Charlotte to Greensboro: 3,234 (#4 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 261 to Charlotte

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#1. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Winston in 2014-2018: 5,916
- Migration from Winston to Greensboro: 5,794 (#1 most common destination from Winston)
- Net migration: 122 to Winston

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