Metros sending the most people to Salem

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Salem

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

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

- Migration to Salem from San Jose in 2015-2019: 48 (#121 most common destination from San Jose)
- Migration from Salem to San Jose: 69 (#26 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 21 to San Jose
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#49. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 49 (#151 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Salem to Jacksonville: 11 (#79 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 38 to Salem
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#48. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Kansas City in 2015-2019: 51 (#146 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Migration from Salem to Kansas City: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 51 to Salem
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#47. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Austin in 2015-2019: 53 (#148 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Salem to Austin: 33 (#45 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 20 to Salem
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#46. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 53 (#79 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Salem to Anchorage: 96 (#17 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 43 to Anchorage

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#45. Redding, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Redding in 2015-2019: 54 (#34 most common destination from Redding)
- Migration from Salem to Redding: 87 (#23 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 33 to Redding
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#44. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Provo in 2015-2019: 55 (#74 most common destination from Provo)
- Migration from Salem to Provo: 88 (#22 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 33 to Provo
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#43. Napa, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Napa in 2015-2019: 58 (#19 most common destination from Napa)
- Migration from Salem to Napa: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 58 to Salem
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#42. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Boston in 2015-2019: 60 (#162 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Salem to Boston: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 60 to Salem
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#41. Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Grand Rapids in 2015-2019: 60 (#74 most common destination from Grand Rapids)
- Migration from Salem to Grand Rapids: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 60 to Salem

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#40. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from El Paso in 2015-2019: 61 (#99 most common destination from El Paso)
- Migration from Salem to El Paso: 39 (#42 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 22 to Salem
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#39. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Salinas in 2015-2019: 64 (#60 most common destination from Salinas)
- Migration from Salem to Salinas: 12 (#76 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 52 to Salem
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#38. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Lakeland in 2015-2019: 67 (#72 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Migration from Salem to Lakeland: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 67 to Salem
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#37. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 68 (#112 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Salem to Cleveland: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 68 to Salem
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#36. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 74 (#129 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Migration from Salem to Las Vegas: 24 (#54 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 50 to Salem

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#35. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 76 (#139 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Salem to San Antonio: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 76 to Salem
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#34. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 76 (#111 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Migration from Salem to Urban Honolulu: 120 (#13 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 44 to Urban Honolulu
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#33. Coeur d'Alene, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Coeur d'Alene in 2015-2019: 79 (#14 most common destination from Coeur d'Alene)
- Migration from Salem to Coeur d'Alene: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 79 to Salem
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#32. Fairbanks, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Fairbanks in 2015-2019: 79 (#33 most common destination from Fairbanks)
- Migration from Salem to Fairbanks: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 79 to Salem
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#31. Carson City, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Carson City in 2015-2019: 89 (#8 most common destination from Carson City)
- Migration from Salem to Carson City: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 89 to Salem

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

- Migration to Salem from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 92 (#132 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Salem to Virginia Beach: 23 (#56 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 69 to Salem
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#29. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from San Diego in 2015-2019: 92 (#164 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Salem to San Diego: 46 (#34 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 46 to Salem
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#28. Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Spokane in 2015-2019: 93 (#41 most common destination from Spokane)
- Migration from Salem to Spokane: 285 (#7 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 192 to Spokane
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#27. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Pensacola in 2015-2019: 110 (#66 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Migration from Salem to Pensacola: 10 (#82 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 100 to Salem
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#26. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 111 (#150 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Salem to Philadelphia: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 111 to Salem

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#25. Baton Rouge, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Baton Rouge in 2015-2019: 114 (#35 most common destination from Baton Rouge)
- Migration from Salem to Baton Rouge: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 114 to Salem
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#24. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Bremerton in 2015-2019: 115 (#24 most common destination from Bremerton)
- Migration from Salem to Bremerton: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 115 to Salem
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#23. Jackson, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Jackson in 2015-2019: 127 (#25 most common destination from Jackson)
- Migration from Salem to Jackson: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 127 to Salem
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#22. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 127 (#98 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Salem to Minneapolis: 17 (#65 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 110 to Salem
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#21. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Oxnard in 2015-2019: 129 (#46 most common destination from Oxnard)
- Migration from Salem to Oxnard: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 129 to Salem

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

- Migration to Salem from Washington in 2015-2019: 133 (#192 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Salem to Washington: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 133 to Salem
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#19. Longview, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Longview in 2015-2019: 141 (#6 most common destination from Longview)
- Migration from Salem to Longview: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 141 to Salem
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#18. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Riverside in 2015-2019: 147 (#109 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Salem to Riverside: 42 (#39 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 105 to Salem
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#17. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 150 (#52 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Migration from Salem to Salt Lake City: 89 (#20 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 61 to Salem
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#16. Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Kahului in 2015-2019: 164 (#8 most common destination from Kahului)
- Migration from Salem to Kahului: 10 (#82 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 154 to Salem

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

- Migration to Salem from Denver in 2015-2019: 168 (#98 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Salem to Denver: 216 (#9 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 48 to Denver
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#14. Grants Pass, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Grants Pass in 2015-2019: 169 (#4 most common destination from Grants Pass)
- Migration from Salem to Grants Pass: 54 (#31 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 115 to Salem
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#13. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 178 (#98 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Salem to San Francisco: 89 (#20 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 89 to Salem
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#12. Wenatchee, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Wenatchee in 2015-2019: 210 (#5 most common destination from Wenatchee)
- Migration from Salem to Wenatchee: 0 (#133 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 210 to Salem
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#11. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Sacramento in 2015-2019: 295 (#48 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Migration from Salem to Sacramento: 67 (#28 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 228 to Salem

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#10. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 300 (#78 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Salem to Phoenix: 408 (#6 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 108 to Phoenix
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#9. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Boise City in 2015-2019: 337 (#12 most common destination from Boise City)
- Migration from Salem to Boise City: 89 (#20 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 248 to Salem
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#8. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 454 (#92 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Salem to Los Angeles: 162 (#12 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 292 to Salem
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#7. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Seattle in 2015-2019: 620 (#50 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Salem to Seattle: 626 (#5 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 6 to Seattle
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#6. Corvallis, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Corvallis in 2015-2019: 739 (#3 most common destination from Corvallis)
- Migration from Salem to Corvallis: 882 (#4 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 143 to Corvallis

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#5. Medford, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Medford in 2015-2019: 754 (#4 most common destination from Medford)
- Migration from Salem to Medford: 178 (#10 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 576 to Salem
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#4. Bend, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Bend in 2015-2019: 783 (#2 most common destination from Bend)
- Migration from Salem to Bend: 269 (#8 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 514 to Salem
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#3. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Eugene in 2015-2019: 1,119 (#3 most common destination from Eugene)
- Migration from Salem to Eugene: 1,290 (#3 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 171 to Eugene
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#2. Albany-Lebanon, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Albany in 2015-2019: 1,216 (#2 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Salem to Albany: 1,856 (#2 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 640 to Albany
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#1. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Salem from Portland in 2015-2019: 7,088 (#2 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Salem to Portland: 6,969 (#1 most common destination from Salem)
- Net migration: 119 to Salem

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