Metros sending the most people to Providence

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Providence

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

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#50. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Crestview in 2015-2019: 155 (#31 most common destination from Crestview)
- Migration from Providence to Crestview: 2 (#179 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 153 to Providence
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#49. Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Port St. Lucie in 2015-2019: 161 (#23 most common destination from Port St. Lucie)
- Migration from Providence to Port St. Lucie: 127 (#57 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 34 to Providence
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#48. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Austin in 2015-2019: 162 (#81 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Providence to Austin: 95 (#73 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 67 to Providence
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#47. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Greenville in 2015-2019: 167 (#32 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Providence to Greenville: 118 (#58 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 49 to Providence
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#46. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 171 (#78 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Providence to Pittsburgh: 271 (#34 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 100 to Pittsburgh

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

- Migration to Providence from Bremerton in 2015-2019: 174 (#15 most common destination from Bremerton)
- Migration from Providence to Bremerton: 28 (#127 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 146 to Providence
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#44. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 177 (#99 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Providence to San Francisco: 432 (#19 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 255 to San Francisco
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#43. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 181 (#68 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Providence to Cincinnati: 38 (#113 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 143 to Providence
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#42. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Omaha in 2015-2019: 183 (#41 most common destination from Omaha)
- Migration from Providence to Omaha: 21 (#138 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 162 to Providence
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#41. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 185 (#34 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Providence to Jacksonville: 21 (#138 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 164 to Providence

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

- Migration to Providence from San Jose in 2015-2019: 205 (#53 most common destination from San Jose)
- Migration from Providence to San Jose: 139 (#50 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 66 to Providence
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#39. Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Poughkeepsie in 2015-2019: 218 (#20 most common destination from Poughkeepsie)
- Migration from Providence to Poughkeepsie: 49 (#101 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 169 to Providence
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#38. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 225 (#78 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Providence to Baltimore: 415 (#20 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 190 to Baltimore
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#37. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Denver in 2015-2019: 228 (#83 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Providence to Denver: 331 (#25 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 103 to Denver
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#36. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Durham in 2015-2019: 234 (#30 most common destination from Durham)
- Migration from Providence to Durham: 108 (#68 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 126 to Providence

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

- Migration to Providence from Detroit in 2015-2019: 238 (#68 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Providence to Detroit: 106 (#70 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 132 to Providence
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#34. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Manchester in 2015-2019: 238 (#6 most common destination from Manchester)
- Migration from Providence to Manchester: 323 (#26 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 85 to Manchester
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#33. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Salinas in 2015-2019: 241 (#27 most common destination from Salinas)
- Migration from Providence to Salinas: 0 (#210 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 241 to Providence
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#32. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Albany in 2015-2019: 249 (#27 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Providence to Albany: 90 (#74 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 159 to Providence
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#31. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from El Paso in 2015-2019: 252 (#37 most common destination from El Paso)
- Migration from Providence to El Paso: 17 (#145 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 235 to Providence

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#30. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Houston in 2015-2019: 259 (#102 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Providence to Houston: 238 (#37 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 21 to Providence
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#29. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Memphis in 2015-2019: 269 (#32 most common destination from Memphis)
- Migration from Providence to Memphis: 52 (#99 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 217 to Providence
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#28. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Pensacola in 2015-2019: 283 (#26 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Migration from Providence to Pensacola: 131 (#55 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 152 to Providence
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#27. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Dallas in 2015-2019: 290 (#99 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Providence to Dallas: 495 (#18 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 205 to Dallas
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#26. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 316 (#58 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Providence to Charlotte: 289 (#33 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 27 to Providence

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

- Migration to Providence from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 322 (#106 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Providence to Atlanta: 226 (#38 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 96 to Providence
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#24. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 364 (#67 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Providence to Phoenix: 194 (#41 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 170 to Providence
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#23. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Trenton in 2015-2019: 378 (#3 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Providence to Trenton: 65 (#91 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 313 to Providence
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#22. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Seattle in 2015-2019: 379 (#67 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Providence to Seattle: 552 (#15 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 173 to Seattle
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#21. Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Portland in 2015-2019: 385 (#5 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Providence to Portland: 303 (#29 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 82 to Providence

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#20. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Chicago in 2015-2019: 398 (#118 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Providence to Chicago: 395 (#21 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 3 to Providence
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#19. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from North Port in 2015-2019: 452 (#17 most common destination from North Port)
- Migration from Providence to North Port: 298 (#30 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 154 to Providence
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#18. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 457 (#43 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Providence to Virginia Beach: 784 (#8 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 327 to Virginia Beach
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#17. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Orlando in 2015-2019: 502 (#39 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Providence to Orlando: 334 (#24 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 168 to Providence
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#16. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Bridgeport in 2015-2019: 558 (#14 most common destination from Bridgeport)
- Migration from Providence to Bridgeport: 157 (#46 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 401 to Providence

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#15. Pittsfield, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Pittsfield in 2015-2019: 587 (#3 most common destination from Pittsfield)
- Migration from Providence to Pittsfield: 80 (#80 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 507 to Providence
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#14. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from San Diego in 2015-2019: 595 (#50 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Providence to San Diego: 670 (#13 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 75 to San Diego
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#13. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from New Haven in 2015-2019: 602 (#9 most common destination from New Haven)
- Migration from Providence to New Haven: 592 (#14 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 10 to Providence
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#12. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 614 (#55 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Providence to Philadelphia: 698 (#12 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 84 to Philadelphia
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#11. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 615 (#76 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Providence to Los Angeles: 535 (#16 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 80 to Providence

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

- Migration to Providence from Tampa in 2015-2019: 621 (#37 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Providence to Tampa: 817 (#7 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 196 to Tampa
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#9. Springfield, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Springfield in 2015-2019: 685 (#5 most common destination from Springfield)
- Migration from Providence to Springfield: 897 (#6 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 212 to Springfield
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#8. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Miami in 2015-2019: 727 (#45 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Providence to Miami: 739 (#10 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 12 to Miami
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#7. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Washington in 2015-2019: 748 (#69 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Providence to Washington: 1,194 (#4 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 446 to Washington
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#6. Norwich-New London, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Norwich in 2015-2019: 844 (#4 most common destination from Norwich)
- Migration from Providence to Norwich: 1,116 (#5 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 272 to Norwich

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#5. Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Hartford in 2015-2019: 1,145 (#10 most common destination from Hartford)
- Migration from Providence to Hartford: 726 (#11 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 419 to Providence
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#4. Barnstable Town, MA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Barnstable Town in 2015-2019: 1,393 (#2 most common destination from Barnstable Town)
- Migration from Providence to Barnstable Town: 759 (#9 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 634 to Providence
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#3. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Worcester in 2015-2019: 3,051 (#2 most common destination from Worcester)
- Migration from Providence to Worcester: 2,087 (#2 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 964 to Providence
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#2. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from New York in 2015-2019: 3,228 (#36 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Providence to New York: 1,435 (#3 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 1,793 to Providence
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#1. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Providence from Boston in 2015-2019: 17,242 (#1 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Providence to Boston: 11,613 (#1 most common destination from Providence)
- Net migration: 5,629 to Providence

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