Metros sending the most people to Bend

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Bend

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

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#50. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 25 (#171 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Migration from Bend to Urban Honolulu: 46 (#37 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 21 to Urban Honolulu
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#49. Columbus, GA-AL Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Columbus in 2015-2019: 30 (#95 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Bend to Columbus: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 30 to Bend
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#48. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 31 (#267 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Bend to Atlanta: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 31 to Bend
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#47. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Lakeland in 2015-2019: 34 (#102 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Migration from Bend to Lakeland: 24 (#55 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 10 to Bend
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#46. Las Cruces, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Las Cruces in 2015-2019: 35 (#41 most common destination from Las Cruces)
- Migration from Bend to Las Cruces: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 35 to Bend

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#45. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 35 (#175 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Bend to Pittsburgh: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 35 to Bend
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#44. Modesto, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Modesto in 2015-2019: 42 (#57 most common destination from Modesto)
- Migration from Bend to Modesto: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 42 to Bend
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#43. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 45 (#109 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Migration from Bend to Salt Lake City: 309 (#8 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 264 to Salt Lake City
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#42. Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Kalamazoo in 2015-2019: 50 (#39 most common destination from Kalamazoo)
- Migration from Bend to Kalamazoo: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 50 to Bend
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#41. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Tulsa in 2015-2019: 51 (#70 most common destination from Tulsa)
- Migration from Bend to Tulsa: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 51 to Bend

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#40. Prescott Valley-Prescott, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Prescott Valley in 2015-2019: 52 (#38 most common destination from Prescott Valley)
- Migration from Bend to Prescott Valley: 26 (#52 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 26 to Bend
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#39. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Columbus in 2015-2019: 53 (#134 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Bend to Columbus: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 53 to Bend
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#38. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Bremerton in 2015-2019: 58 (#36 most common destination from Bremerton)
- Migration from Bend to Bremerton: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 58 to Bend
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#37. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Boise City in 2015-2019: 58 (#77 most common destination from Boise City)
- Migration from Bend to Boise City: 71 (#25 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 13 to Boise City
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#36. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Roanoke in 2015-2019: 59 (#41 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Migration from Bend to Roanoke: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 59 to Bend

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#35. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Reno in 2015-2019: 62 (#60 most common destination from Reno)
- Migration from Bend to Reno: 132 (#17 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 70 to Reno
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#34. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 67 (#144 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Bend to Charlotte: 37 (#42 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 30 to Bend
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#33. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 72 (#142 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Bend to St. Louis: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 72 to Bend
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#32. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 73 (#146 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Bend to Minneapolis: 21 (#58 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 52 to Bend
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#31. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Riverside in 2015-2019: 81 (#153 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Bend to Riverside: 95 (#21 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 14 to Riverside

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#30. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 86 (#83 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Bend to Raleigh: 5 (#94 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 81 to Bend
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#29. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Washington in 2015-2019: 88 (#221 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Bend to Washington: 12 (#76 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 76 to Bend
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#28. Albany-Lebanon, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Albany in 2015-2019: 91 (#10 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Bend to Albany: 183 (#12 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 92 to Albany
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#27. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from San Luis Obispo in 2015-2019: 93 (#25 most common destination from San Luis Obispo)
- Migration from Bend to San Luis Obispo: 57 (#32 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 36 to Bend
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#26. Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Santa Rosa in 2015-2019: 94 (#39 most common destination from Santa Rosa)
- Migration from Bend to Santa Rosa: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 94 to Bend

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#25. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Allentown in 2015-2019: 97 (#48 most common destination from Allentown)
- Migration from Bend to Allentown: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 97 to Bend
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#24. Chico, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Chico in 2015-2019: 99 (#18 most common destination from Chico)
- Migration from Bend to Chico: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 99 to Bend
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#23. Missoula, MT Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Missoula in 2015-2019: 99 (#9 most common destination from Missoula)
- Migration from Bend to Missoula: 9 (#84 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 90 to Bend
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#22. Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Lake Havasu City in 2015-2019: 102 (#23 most common destination from Lake Havasu City)
- Migration from Bend to Lake Havasu City: 0 (#113 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 102 to Bend
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#21. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 104 (#123 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Bend to Virginia Beach: 45 (#38 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 59 to Bend

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

- Migration to Bend from Denver in 2015-2019: 113 (#134 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Bend to Denver: 115 (#20 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 2 to Denver
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#19. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 120 (#95 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Migration from Bend to Las Vegas: 52 (#34 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 68 to Bend
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#18. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from New York in 2015-2019: 123 (#208 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Bend to New York: 20 (#60 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 103 to Bend
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#17. Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Santa Maria in 2015-2019: 143 (#29 most common destination from Santa Maria)
- Migration from Bend to Santa Maria: 14 (#67 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 129 to Bend
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#16. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 152 (#70 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Bend to Colorado Springs: 60 (#28 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 92 to Bend

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#15. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from San Diego in 2015-2019: 174 (#118 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Bend to San Diego: 182 (#13 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 8 to San Diego
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#14. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Sacramento in 2015-2019: 175 (#68 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Migration from Bend to Sacramento: 116 (#19 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 59 to Bend
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#13. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 235 (#90 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Bend to Phoenix: 386 (#5 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 151 to Phoenix
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#12. Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Kahului in 2015-2019: 248 (#4 most common destination from Kahului)
- Migration from Bend to Kahului: 33 (#45 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 215 to Bend
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#11. Salem, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Salem in 2015-2019: 269 (#8 most common destination from Salem)
- Migration from Bend to Salem: 783 (#2 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 514 to Salem

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#10. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from San Jose in 2015-2019: 283 (#45 most common destination from San Jose)
- Migration from Bend to San Jose: 35 (#44 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 248 to Bend
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#9. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 308 (#16 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Bend to Anchorage: 13 (#71 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 295 to Bend
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#8. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Seattle in 2015-2019: 350 (#70 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Bend to Seattle: 194 (#10 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 156 to Bend
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#7. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Tucson in 2015-2019: 455 (#16 most common destination from Tucson)
- Migration from Bend to Tucson: 140 (#16 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 315 to Bend
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#6. Medford, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Medford in 2015-2019: 461 (#6 most common destination from Medford)
- Migration from Bend to Medford: 545 (#4 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 84 to Medford

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#5. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 510 (#51 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Bend to San Francisco: 53 (#33 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 457 to Bend
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#4. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Eugene in 2015-2019: 616 (#5 most common destination from Eugene)
- Migration from Bend to Eugene: 566 (#3 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 50 to Bend
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#3. Corvallis, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Corvallis in 2015-2019: 667 (#4 most common destination from Corvallis)
- Migration from Bend to Corvallis: 318 (#7 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 349 to Bend
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#2. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 1,015 (#53 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Bend to Los Angeles: 264 (#9 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 751 to Bend
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#1. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bend from Portland in 2015-2019: 2,563 (#7 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Bend to Portland: 1,530 (#1 most common destination from Bend)
- Net migration: 1,033 to Bend

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