Where people in Johnstown are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Johnstown are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Johnstown, PA Metro Area 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 Johnstown between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#42. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Detroit to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Detroit
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#41. Homosassa Springs, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Homosassa Springs in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Homosassa Springs to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Homosassa Springs
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#40. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Manchester in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Manchester to Johnstown: 24 (#78 most common destination from Manchester)
- Net migration: 14 to Johnstown
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#39. The Villages, FL Metro Area

- Migration to The Villages in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from The Villages to Johnstown: 3 (#80 most common destination from The Villages)
- Net migration: 8 to The Villages
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#38. California-Lexington Park, MD Metro Area

- Migration to California in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from California to Johnstown: 12 (#60 most common destination from California)
- Net migration: 1 to Johnstown

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#37. Erie, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Erie in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Erie to Johnstown: 73 (#37 most common destination from Erie)
- Net migration: 62 to Johnstown
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#36. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Pensacola to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Pensacola
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#35. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Cleveland to Johnstown: 52 (#129 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 40 to Johnstown
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#34. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Olympia in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from Olympia to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 14 to Olympia
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#33. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from Myrtle Beach to Johnstown: 4 (#158 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Net migration: 10 to Myrtle Beach

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#32. Lebanon, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Lebanon in 2015-2019: 15
- Migration from Lebanon to Johnstown: 8 (#53 most common destination from Lebanon)
- Net migration: 7 to Lebanon
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#31. Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Bloomsburg in 2015-2019: 16
- Migration from Bloomsburg to Johnstown: 27 (#25 most common destination from Bloomsburg)
- Net migration: 11 to Johnstown
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#30. Racine, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Racine in 2015-2019: 17
- Migration from Racine to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 17 to Racine
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#29. York-Hanover, PA Metro Area

- Migration to York in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from York to Johnstown: 70 (#37 most common destination from York)
- Net migration: 51 to Johnstown
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#28. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Durham to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Durham

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#27. Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Huntington in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Huntington to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Huntington
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#26. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Orlando to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Orlando
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#25. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from New York to Johnstown: 196 (#182 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 175 to Johnstown
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#24. Williamsport, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Williamsport in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Williamsport to Johnstown: 9 (#39 most common destination from Williamsport)
- Net migration: 12 to Williamsport
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#23. Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Chambersburg in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Chambersburg to Johnstown: 17 (#45 most common destination from Chambersburg)
- Net migration: 4 to Chambersburg

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#22. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Youngstown in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from Youngstown to Johnstown: 25 (#80 most common destination from Youngstown)
- Net migration: 0 to Johnstown
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#21. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 26
- Migration from Baltimore to Johnstown: 73 (#146 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 47 to Johnstown
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#20. Lawton, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Lawton in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Lawton to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 29 to Lawton
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#19. Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Vineland in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Vineland to Johnstown: 20 (#27 most common destination from Vineland)
- Net migration: 9 to Vineland
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#18. Gettysburg, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Gettysburg in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Gettysburg to Johnstown: 10 (#55 most common destination from Gettysburg)
- Net migration: 21 to Gettysburg

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#17. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from Nashville to Johnstown: 5 (#259 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 37 to Nashville
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#16. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Cape Coral to Johnstown: 12 (#166 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Net migration: 32 to Cape Coral
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#15. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 54
- Migration from Phoenix to Johnstown: 17 (#299 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 37 to Phoenix
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#14. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 58
- Migration from Seattle to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 58 to Seattle
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#13. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2015-2019: 60
- Migration from Raleigh to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 60 to Raleigh

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

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 64
- Migration from Washington to Johnstown: 106 (#206 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 42 to Johnstown
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#11. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from Miami to Johnstown: 21 (#265 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 50 to Miami
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#10. Lancaster, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Lancaster in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Lancaster to Johnstown: 44 (#72 most common destination from Lancaster)
- Net migration: 32 to Lancaster
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#9. Morgantown, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Morgantown in 2015-2019: 91
- Migration from Morgantown to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 91 to Morgantown
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#8. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Allentown in 2015-2019: 93
- Migration from Allentown to Johnstown: 49 (#80 most common destination from Allentown)
- Net migration: 44 to Allentown

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#7. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 128
- Migration from Greenville to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 128 to Greenville
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#6. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 181
- Migration from Philadelphia to Johnstown: 548 (#59 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Net migration: 367 to Johnstown
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#5. East Stroudsburg, PA Metro Area

- Migration to East Stroudsburg in 2015-2019: 186
- Migration from East Stroudsburg to Johnstown: 0
- Net migration: 186 to East Stroudsburg
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#4. Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisburg in 2015-2019: 312
- Migration from Harrisburg to Johnstown: 84 (#52 most common destination from Harrisburg)
- Net migration: 228 to Harrisburg
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#3. State College, PA Metro Area

- Migration to State College in 2015-2019: 563
- Migration from State College to Johnstown: 22 (#67 most common destination from State College)
- Net migration: 541 to State College

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#2. Altoona, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Altoona in 2015-2019: 737
- Migration from Altoona to Johnstown: 387 (#3 most common destination from Altoona)
- Net migration: 350 to Altoona
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#1. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 800
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Johnstown: 873 (#18 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 73 to Johnstown

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