Metros sending the most people to Springfield, Ohio

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Springfield, Ohio

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

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#50. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Boston in 2015-2019: 13 (#252 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Springfield to Boston: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 13 to Springfield
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#49. Erie, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Erie in 2015-2019: 13 (#99 most common destination from Erie)
- Migration from Springfield to Erie: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 13 to Springfield
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#48. Ann Arbor, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Ann Arbor in 2015-2019: 13 (#120 most common destination from Ann Arbor)
- Migration from Springfield to Ann Arbor: 29 (#22 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 16 to Ann Arbor
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#47. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Detroit in 2015-2019: 14 (#243 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Springfield to Detroit: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 14 to Springfield
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#46. Canton-Massillon, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Canton in 2015-2019: 14 (#73 most common destination from Canton)
- Migration from Springfield to Canton: 13 (#38 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 1 to Springfield

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

- Migration to Springfield from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 14 (#305 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Springfield to Atlanta: 15 (#33 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 1 to Atlanta
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#44. Toledo, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Toledo in 2015-2019: 14 (#118 most common destination from Toledo)
- Migration from Springfield to Toledo: 177 (#6 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 163 to Toledo
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#43. Mansfield, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Mansfield in 2015-2019: 15 (#28 most common destination from Mansfield)
- Migration from Springfield to Mansfield: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 15 to Springfield
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#42. Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Milwaukee in 2015-2019: 16 (#169 most common destination from Milwaukee)
- Migration from Springfield to Milwaukee: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 16 to Springfield
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#41. Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Hartford in 2015-2019: 17 (#151 most common destination from Hartford)
- Migration from Springfield to Hartford: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 17 to Springfield

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#40. Montgomery, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Montgomery in 2015-2019: 17 (#90 most common destination from Montgomery)
- Migration from Springfield to Montgomery: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 17 to Springfield
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#39. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Nashville in 2015-2019: 17 (#221 most common destination from Nashville)
- Migration from Springfield to Nashville: 26 (#23 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 9 to Nashville
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#38. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Tampa in 2015-2019: 17 (#274 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Springfield to Tampa: 48 (#11 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 31 to Tampa
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#37. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 18 (#151 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Springfield to Fayetteville: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 18 to Springfield
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#36. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 21 (#225 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Springfield to Baltimore: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 21 to Springfield

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#35. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Bremerton in 2015-2019: 21 (#84 most common destination from Bremerton)
- Migration from Springfield to Bremerton: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 21 to Springfield
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#34. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Killeen in 2015-2019: 24 (#125 most common destination from Killeen)
- Migration from Springfield to Killeen: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 24 to Springfield
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#33. Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Ogden in 2015-2019: 24 (#102 most common destination from Ogden)
- Migration from Springfield to Ogden: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 24 to Springfield
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#32. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 26 (#141 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Springfield to Albuquerque: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 26 to Springfield
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#31. Naples-Marco Island, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Naples in 2015-2019: 26 (#84 most common destination from Naples)
- Migration from Springfield to Naples: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 26 to Springfield

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#30. Sheboygan, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Sheboygan in 2015-2019: 26 (#21 most common destination from Sheboygan)
- Migration from Springfield to Sheboygan: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 26 to Springfield
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#29. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 26 (#97 most common destination from Tallahassee)
- Migration from Springfield to Tallahassee: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 26 to Springfield
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#28. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 27 (#214 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Springfield to San Antonio: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 27 to Springfield
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#27. Watertown-Fort Drum, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Watertown in 2015-2019: 27 (#65 most common destination from Watertown)
- Migration from Springfield to Watertown: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 27 to Springfield
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#26. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Lexington in 2015-2019: 27 (#92 most common destination from Lexington)
- Migration from Springfield to Lexington: 9 (#42 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 18 to Springfield

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#25. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Auburn in 2015-2019: 28 (#67 most common destination from Auburn)
- Migration from Springfield to Auburn: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 28 to Springfield
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#24. Rochester, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Rochester in 2015-2019: 28 (#124 most common destination from Rochester)
- Migration from Springfield to Rochester: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 28 to Springfield
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#23. Wichita, KS Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Wichita in 2015-2019: 29 (#93 most common destination from Wichita)
- Migration from Springfield to Wichita: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 29 to Springfield
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#22. Valdosta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Valdosta in 2015-2019: 30 (#43 most common destination from Valdosta)
- Migration from Springfield to Valdosta: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 30 to Springfield
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#21. Anniston-Oxford, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Anniston in 2015-2019: 31 (#26 most common destination from Anniston)
- Migration from Springfield to Anniston: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 31 to Springfield

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#20. Norwich-New London, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Norwich in 2015-2019: 34 (#58 most common destination from Norwich)
- Migration from Springfield to Norwich: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 34 to Springfield
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#19. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 34 (#128 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Migration from Springfield to Louisville/Jefferson County: 11 (#40 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 23 to Springfield
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#18. Akron, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Akron in 2015-2019: 37 (#83 most common destination from Akron)
- Migration from Springfield to Akron: 14 (#36 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 23 to Springfield
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#17. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 38 (#186 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Springfield to Virginia Beach: 20 (#28 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 18 to Springfield
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#16. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 47 (#242 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Springfield to Phoenix: 31 (#19 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 16 to Springfield

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#15. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Seattle in 2015-2019: 54 (#197 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Springfield to Seattle: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 54 to Springfield
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#14. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Orlando in 2015-2019: 67 (#138 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Springfield to Orlando: 20 (#28 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 47 to Springfield
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#13. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 69 (#120 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Springfield to Indianapolis: 219 (#5 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 150 to Indianapolis
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#12. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Chicago in 2015-2019: 72 (#244 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Springfield to Chicago: 93 (#7 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 21 to Chicago
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#11. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Youngstown in 2015-2019: 82 (#28 most common destination from Youngstown)
- Migration from Springfield to Youngstown: 30 (#21 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 52 to Springfield

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#10. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Charleston in 2015-2019: 83 (#68 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Springfield to Charleston: 14 (#36 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 69 to Springfield
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#9. Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Chattanooga in 2015-2019: 104 (#38 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Migration from Springfield to Chattanooga: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 104 to Springfield
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#8. Lima, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Lima in 2015-2019: 114 (#7 most common destination from Lima)
- Migration from Springfield to Lima: 31 (#19 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 83 to Springfield
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#7. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 116 (#82 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Springfield to Colorado Springs: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 116 to Springfield
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#6. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Riverside in 2015-2019: 143 (#113 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Springfield to Riverside: 0 (#68 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 143 to Springfield

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

- Migration to Springfield from Washington in 2015-2019: 145 (#184 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Springfield to Washington: 25 (#24 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 120 to Springfield
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#4. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 324 (#35 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Springfield to Cincinnati: 496 (#3 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 172 to Cincinnati
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#3. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 361 (#31 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Springfield to Cleveland: 275 (#4 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 86 to Springfield
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#2. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Columbus in 2015-2019: 1,164 (#9 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Springfield to Columbus: 791 (#2 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 373 to Springfield
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#1. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Springfield from Dayton in 2015-2019: 1,894 (#3 most common destination from Dayton)
- Migration from Springfield to Dayton: 1,901 (#1 most common destination from Springfield)
- Net migration: 7 to Dayton

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