Metros sending the most people to Fargo

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Fargo

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

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#50. Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Milwaukee in 2015-2019: 29 (#137 most common destination from Milwaukee)
- Migration from Fargo to Milwaukee: 49 (#34 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 20 to Milwaukee
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#49. Manhattan, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Manhattan in 2015-2019: 29 (#88 most common destination from Manhattan)
- Migration from Fargo to Manhattan: 97 (#19 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 68 to Manhattan
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#48. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Greensboro in 2015-2019: 32 (#90 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Migration from Fargo to Greensboro: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 32 to Fargo
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#47. Carson City, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Carson City in 2015-2019: 34 (#18 most common destination from Carson City)
- Migration from Fargo to Carson City: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 34 to Fargo
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#46. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Miami in 2015-2019: 34 (#236 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Fargo to Miami: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 34 to Fargo

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#45. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 34 (#200 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Fargo to St. Louis: 19 (#71 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 15 to Fargo
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#44. Rockford, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Rockford in 2015-2019: 37 (#50 most common destination from Rockford)
- Migration from Fargo to Rockford: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 37 to Fargo
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#43. Peoria, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Peoria in 2015-2019: 44 (#68 most common destination from Peoria)
- Migration from Fargo to Peoria: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 44 to Fargo
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#42. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 44 (#248 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Fargo to Phoenix: 538 (#4 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 494 to Phoenix
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#41. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Bridgeport in 2015-2019: 48 (#94 most common destination from Bridgeport)
- Migration from Fargo to Bridgeport: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 48 to Fargo

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#40. Mankato, MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Mankato in 2015-2019: 51 (#12 most common destination from Mankato)
- Migration from Fargo to Mankato: 118 (#16 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 67 to Mankato
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#39. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 53 (#79 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Migration from Fargo to Cape Coral: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 53 to Fargo
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#38. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 56 (#147 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Migration from Fargo to Las Vegas: 43 (#41 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 13 to Fargo
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#37. York-Hanover, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from York in 2015-2019: 57 (#46 most common destination from York)
- Migration from Fargo to York: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 57 to Fargo
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#36. Coeur d'Alene, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Coeur d'Alene in 2015-2019: 58 (#22 most common destination from Coeur d'Alene)
- Migration from Fargo to Coeur d'Alene: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 58 to Fargo

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

- Migration to Fargo from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 61 (#222 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Fargo to Atlanta: 61 (#28 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 0 to Fargo
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#34. Fort Collins, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Fort Collins in 2015-2019: 62 (#56 most common destination from Fort Collins)
- Migration from Fargo to Fort Collins: 29 (#49 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 33 to Fargo
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#33. Kennewick-Richland, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Kennewick in 2015-2019: 69 (#27 most common destination from Kennewick)
- Migration from Fargo to Kennewick: 27 (#55 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 42 to Fargo
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#32. Naples-Marco Island, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Naples in 2015-2019: 70 (#44 most common destination from Naples)
- Migration from Fargo to Naples: 26 (#57 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 44 to Fargo
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#31. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Tampa in 2015-2019: 77 (#160 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Fargo to Tampa: 38 (#44 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 39 to Fargo

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#30. Sioux Falls, SD Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Sioux Falls in 2015-2019: 95 (#14 most common destination from Sioux Falls)
- Migration from Fargo to Sioux Falls: 400 (#5 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 305 to Sioux Falls
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#29. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 102 (#154 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Fargo to Philadelphia: 114 (#17 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 12 to Philadelphia
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#28. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Seattle in 2015-2019: 106 (#149 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Fargo to Seattle: 286 (#7 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 180 to Seattle
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#27. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Albany in 2015-2019: 107 (#70 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Fargo to Albany: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 107 to Fargo
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#26. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Detroit in 2015-2019: 107 (#115 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Fargo to Detroit: 67 (#26 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 40 to Fargo

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

- Migration to Fargo from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 115 (#43 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Fargo to Myrtle Beach: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 115 to Fargo
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#24. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from San Jose in 2015-2019: 115 (#77 most common destination from San Jose)
- Migration from Fargo to San Jose: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 115 to Fargo
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#23. Binghamton, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Binghamton in 2015-2019: 117 (#17 most common destination from Binghamton)
- Migration from Fargo to Binghamton: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 117 to Fargo
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#22. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 120 (#62 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Fargo to Albuquerque: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 120 to Fargo
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#21. Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Lansing in 2015-2019: 122 (#32 most common destination from Lansing)
- Migration from Fargo to Lansing: 15 (#79 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 107 to Fargo

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#20. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Denver in 2015-2019: 132 (#118 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Fargo to Denver: 78 (#23 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 54 to Fargo
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#19. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Dallas in 2015-2019: 133 (#160 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Fargo to Dallas: 302 (#6 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 169 to Dallas
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#18. Rochester, MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Rochester in 2015-2019: 135 (#11 most common destination from Rochester)
- Migration from Fargo to Rochester: 92 (#20 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 43 to Fargo
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#17. Farmington, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Farmington in 2015-2019: 144 (#9 most common destination from Farmington)
- Migration from Fargo to Farmington: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 144 to Fargo
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#16. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 149 (#174 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Fargo to Los Angeles: 24 (#62 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 125 to Fargo

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

- Migration to Fargo from New York in 2015-2019: 151 (#195 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Fargo to New York: 90 (#21 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 61 to Fargo
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#14. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Austin in 2015-2019: 154 (#83 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Fargo to Austin: 46 (#37 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 108 to Fargo
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#13. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Chicago in 2015-2019: 157 (#186 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Fargo to Chicago: 219 (#8 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 62 to Chicago
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#12. Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Chambersburg in 2015-2019: 161 (#6 most common destination from Chambersburg)
- Migration from Fargo to Chambersburg: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 161 to Fargo
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#11. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Houston in 2015-2019: 182 (#125 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Fargo to Houston: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 182 to Fargo

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#10. Duluth, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Duluth in 2015-2019: 194 (#6 most common destination from Duluth)
- Migration from Fargo to Duluth: 124 (#15 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 70 to Fargo
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#9. Rapid City, SD Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Rapid City in 2015-2019: 198 (#5 most common destination from Rapid City)
- Migration from Fargo to Rapid City: 82 (#22 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 116 to Fargo
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#8. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 200 (#76 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Fargo to San Antonio: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 200 to Fargo
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#7. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Portland in 2015-2019: 232 (#59 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Fargo to Portland: 17 (#73 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 215 to Fargo
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#6. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Omaha in 2015-2019: 250 (#30 most common destination from Omaha)
- Migration from Fargo to Omaha: 61 (#28 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 189 to Fargo

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#5. St. Cloud, MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from St. Cloud in 2015-2019: 251 (#3 most common destination from St. Cloud)
- Migration from Fargo to St. Cloud: 170 (#11 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 81 to Fargo
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#4. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Trenton in 2015-2019: 335 (#8 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Fargo to Trenton: 0 (#128 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 335 to Fargo
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#3. Bismarck, ND Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Bismarck in 2015-2019: 699 (#1 most common destination from Bismarck)
- Migration from Fargo to Bismarck: 744 (#3 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 45 to Bismarck
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#2. Grand Forks, ND-MN Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Grand Forks in 2015-2019: 1,330 (#1 most common destination from Grand Forks)
- Migration from Fargo to Grand Forks: 971 (#2 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 359 to Fargo
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#1. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Fargo from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 2,344 (#6 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Fargo to Minneapolis: 1,992 (#1 most common destination from Fargo)
- Net migration: 352 to Fargo

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