Metros sending the most people to Reading

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Reading

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

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#50. Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Wichita Falls in 2015-2019: 29 (#62 most common destination from Wichita Falls)
- Migration from Reading to Wichita Falls: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 29 to Reading
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#49. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Killeen in 2015-2019: 30 (#116 most common destination from Killeen)
- Migration from Reading to Killeen: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 30 to Reading
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#48. Salisbury, MD-DE Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Salisbury in 2015-2019: 30 (#62 most common destination from Salisbury)
- Migration from Reading to Salisbury: 82 (#29 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 52 to Salisbury
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#47. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 31 (#211 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Reading to Minneapolis: 16 (#91 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 15 to Reading
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#46. Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Corpus Christi in 2015-2019: 32 (#60 most common destination from Corpus Christi)
- Migration from Reading to Corpus Christi: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 32 to Reading

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#45. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Trenton in 2015-2019: 33 (#71 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Reading to Trenton: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 33 to Reading
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#44. Lynchburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 34 (#48 most common destination from Lynchburg)
- Migration from Reading to Lynchburg: 4 (#125 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 30 to Reading
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#43. Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Bloomsburg in 2015-2019: 34 (#20 most common destination from Bloomsburg)
- Migration from Reading to Bloomsburg: 58 (#39 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 24 to Bloomsburg
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#42. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 35 (#175 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Reading to Jacksonville: 20 (#83 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 15 to Reading
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#41. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 35 (#189 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Reading to San Francisco: 25 (#70 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 10 to Reading

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#40. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 36 (#191 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Reading to Charlotte: 60 (#37 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 24 to Charlotte
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#39. Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Buffalo in 2015-2019: 38 (#98 most common destination from Buffalo)
- Migration from Reading to Buffalo: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 38 to Reading
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#38. Elmira, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Elmira in 2015-2019: 38 (#22 most common destination from Elmira)
- Migration from Reading to Elmira: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 38 to Reading
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#37. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Seattle in 2015-2019: 44 (#211 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Reading to Seattle: 37 (#51 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 7 to Reading
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#36. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 47 (#177 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Reading to St. Louis: 29 (#64 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 18 to Reading

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#35. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Lexington in 2015-2019: 51 (#69 most common destination from Lexington)
- Migration from Reading to Lexington: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 51 to Reading
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#34. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Charleston in 2015-2019: 51 (#98 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Reading to Charleston: 4 (#125 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 47 to Reading
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#33. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Houston in 2015-2019: 52 (#224 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Reading to Houston: 76 (#32 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 24 to Houston
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#32. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Chicago in 2015-2019: 55 (#264 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Reading to Chicago: 61 (#36 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 6 to Chicago
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#31. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Columbia in 2015-2019: 57 (#81 most common destination from Columbia)
- Migration from Reading to Columbia: 32 (#57 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 25 to Reading

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#30. Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Portland in 2015-2019: 59 (#65 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Reading to Portland: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 59 to Reading
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#29. Rochester, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Rochester in 2015-2019: 62 (#84 most common destination from Rochester)
- Migration from Reading to Rochester: 22 (#77 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 40 to Reading
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#28. Ocala, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Ocala in 2015-2019: 72 (#29 most common destination from Ocala)
- Migration from Reading to Ocala: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 72 to Reading
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#27. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from San Diego in 2015-2019: 84 (#176 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Reading to San Diego: 13 (#100 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 71 to Reading
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#26. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 84 (#189 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Reading to Phoenix: 105 (#19 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 21 to Phoenix

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#25. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 86 (#225 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Reading to Los Angeles: 98 (#24 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 12 to Los Angeles
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#24. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Washington in 2015-2019: 87 (#223 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Reading to Washington: 185 (#13 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 98 to Washington
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#23. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Syracuse in 2015-2019: 88 (#50 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Migration from Reading to Syracuse: 30 (#62 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 58 to Reading
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#22. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Youngstown in 2015-2019: 98 (#24 most common destination from Youngstown)
- Migration from Reading to Youngstown: 86 (#27 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 12 to Reading
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#21. Williamsport, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Williamsport in 2015-2019: 98 (#8 most common destination from Williamsport)
- Migration from Reading to Williamsport: 101 (#22 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 3 to Williamsport

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#20. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Clarksville in 2015-2019: 101 (#60 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Migration from Reading to Clarksville: 0 (#151 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 101 to Reading
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#19. Gettysburg, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Gettysburg in 2015-2019: 109 (#12 most common destination from Gettysburg)
- Migration from Reading to Gettysburg: 24 (#73 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 85 to Reading
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#18. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Savannah in 2015-2019: 113 (#45 most common destination from Savannah)
- Migration from Reading to Savannah: 18 (#88 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 95 to Reading
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#17. East Stroudsburg, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from East Stroudsburg in 2015-2019: 125 (#14 most common destination from East Stroudsburg)
- Migration from Reading to East Stroudsburg: 117 (#18 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 8 to Reading
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#16. York-Hanover, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from York in 2015-2019: 132 (#18 most common destination from York)
- Migration from Reading to York: 105 (#19 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 27 to Reading

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#15. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Tampa in 2015-2019: 132 (#122 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Reading to Tampa: 278 (#9 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 146 to Tampa
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#14. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Bridgeport in 2015-2019: 155 (#45 most common destination from Bridgeport)
- Migration from Reading to Bridgeport: 80 (#30 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 75 to Reading
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#13. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Miami in 2015-2019: 177 (#120 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Reading to Miami: 47 (#42 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 130 to Reading
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#12. Erie, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Erie in 2015-2019: 181 (#17 most common destination from Erie)
- Migration from Reading to Erie: 31 (#60 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 150 to Reading
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#11. State College, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from State College in 2015-2019: 190 (#12 most common destination from State College)
- Migration from Reading to State College: 448 (#6 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 258 to State College

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

- Migration to Reading from Boston in 2015-2019: 191 (#92 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Reading to Boston: 83 (#28 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 108 to Reading
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#9. Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Scranton in 2015-2019: 328 (#11 most common destination from Scranton)
- Migration from Reading to Scranton: 384 (#8 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 56 to Scranton
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#8. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 389 (#49 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Reading to Baltimore: 103 (#21 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 286 to Reading
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#7. Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Harrisburg in 2015-2019: 425 (#10 most common destination from Harrisburg)
- Migration from Reading to Harrisburg: 1,358 (#3 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 933 to Harrisburg
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#6. Lebanon, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Lebanon in 2015-2019: 490 (#3 most common destination from Lebanon)
- Migration from Reading to Lebanon: 265 (#10 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 225 to Reading

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#5. Lancaster, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Lancaster in 2015-2019: 1,168 (#5 most common destination from Lancaster)
- Migration from Reading to Lancaster: 793 (#4 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 375 to Reading
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#4. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Allentown in 2015-2019: 1,203 (#5 most common destination from Allentown)
- Migration from Reading to Allentown: 1,371 (#2 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 168 to Allentown
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#3. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from New York in 2015-2019: 1,962 (#56 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Reading to New York: 206 (#12 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 1,756 to Reading
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#2. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 2,305 (#2 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Reading to Pittsburgh: 439 (#7 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 1,866 to Reading
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#1. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Reading from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 4,078 (#8 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Reading to Philadelphia: 3,891 (#1 most common destination from Reading)
- Net migration: 187 to Reading

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