Metros sending the most people to Greenville

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Greenville

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

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#50. Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Atlantic City in 2015-2019: 129 (#15 most common destination from Atlantic City)
- Migration from Greenville to Atlantic City: 0 (#227 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 129 to Greenville
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#49. Flint, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Flint in 2015-2019: 131 (#22 most common destination from Flint)
- Migration from Greenville to Flint: 152 (#36 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 21 to Flint
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#48. Reno, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Reno in 2015-2019: 137 (#27 most common destination from Reno)
- Migration from Greenville to Reno: 0 (#227 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 137 to Greenville
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#47. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Pensacola in 2015-2019: 140 (#55 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Migration from Greenville to Pensacola: 14 (#140 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 126 to Greenville
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#46. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 143 (#114 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Greenville to San Francisco: 0 (#227 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 143 to Greenville

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#45. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Worcester in 2015-2019: 143 (#39 most common destination from Worcester)
- Migration from Greenville to Worcester: 68 (#61 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 75 to Greenville
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#44. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Auburn in 2015-2019: 145 (#11 most common destination from Auburn)
- Migration from Greenville to Auburn: 23 (#116 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 122 to Greenville
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#43. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Nashville in 2015-2019: 149 (#73 most common destination from Nashville)
- Migration from Greenville to Nashville: 504 (#9 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 355 to Nashville
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#42. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 150 (#83 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Greenville to Pittsburgh: 9 (#158 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 141 to Greenville
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#41. Beckley, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Beckley in 2015-2019: 163 (#5 most common destination from Beckley)
- Migration from Greenville to Beckley: 15 (#137 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 148 to Greenville

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#40. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 175 (#64 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Migration from Greenville to Urban Honolulu: 0 (#227 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 175 to Greenville
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#39. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Palm Bay in 2015-2019: 186 (#22 most common destination from Palm Bay)
- Migration from Greenville to Palm Bay: 156 (#34 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 30 to Greenville
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#38. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Columbus in 2015-2019: 189 (#58 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Greenville to Columbus: 90 (#51 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 99 to Greenville
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#37. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Richmond in 2015-2019: 192 (#40 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Greenville to Richmond: 153 (#35 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 39 to Greenville
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#36. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Winston in 2015-2019: 193 (#22 most common destination from Winston)
- Migration from Greenville to Winston: 274 (#21 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 81 to Winston

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#35. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 198 (#32 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Greenville to Jacksonville: 17 (#133 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 181 to Greenville
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#34. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Birmingham in 2015-2019: 206 (#31 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Migration from Greenville to Birmingham: 150 (#37 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 56 to Greenville
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#33. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 220 (#55 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Greenville to Jacksonville: 348 (#15 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 128 to Jacksonville
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#32. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Knoxville in 2015-2019: 221 (#19 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Migration from Greenville to Knoxville: 87 (#52 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 134 to Greenville
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#31. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from San Diego in 2015-2019: 229 (#95 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Greenville to San Diego: 24 (#114 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 205 to Greenville

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#30. Tuscaloosa, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Tuscaloosa in 2015-2019: 251 (#6 most common destination from Tuscaloosa)
- Migration from Greenville to Tuscaloosa: 28 (#109 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 223 to Greenville
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#29. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 272 (#48 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Greenville to Cincinnati: 122 (#46 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 150 to Greenville
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#28. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Deltona in 2015-2019: 289 (#17 most common destination from Deltona)
- Migration from Greenville to Deltona: 135 (#41 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 154 to Greenville
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#27. Sumter, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Sumter in 2015-2019: 289 (#4 most common destination from Sumter)
- Migration from Greenville to Sumter: 320 (#18 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 31 to Sumter
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#26. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Denver in 2015-2019: 293 (#68 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Greenville to Denver: 173 (#31 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 120 to Greenville

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#25. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Hilton Head Island in 2015-2019: 305 (#10 most common destination from Hilton Head Island)
- Migration from Greenville to Hilton Head Island: 1,136 (#6 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 831 to Hilton Head Island
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#24. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Houston in 2015-2019: 316 (#87 most common destination from Houston)
- Migration from Greenville to Houston: 86 (#53 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 230 to Greenville
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#23. Longview, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Longview in 2015-2019: 318 (#6 most common destination from Longview)
- Migration from Greenville to Longview: 0 (#227 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 318 to Greenville
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#22. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Savannah in 2015-2019: 322 (#17 most common destination from Savannah)
- Migration from Greenville to Savannah: 126 (#45 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 196 to Greenville
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#21. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Tampa in 2015-2019: 350 (#67 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Greenville to Tampa: 202 (#28 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 148 to Greenville

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

- Migration to Greenville from Boston in 2015-2019: 366 (#66 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Greenville to Boston: 374 (#11 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 8 to Boston
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#19. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Dallas in 2015-2019: 385 (#80 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Greenville to Dallas: 358 (#13 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 27 to Greenville
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#18. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 394 (#98 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Greenville to Los Angeles: 135 (#41 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 259 to Greenville
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#17. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 412 (#31 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Greenville to Raleigh: 327 (#16 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 85 to Greenville
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#16. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 423 (#44 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Greenville to Baltimore: 59 (#72 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 364 to Greenville

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#15. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 522 (#19 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Greenville to Fayetteville: 49 (#77 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 473 to Greenville
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#14. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Chicago in 2015-2019: 539 (#97 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Greenville to Chicago: 175 (#30 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 364 to Greenville
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#13. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Asheville in 2015-2019: 576 (#4 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Greenville to Asheville: 542 (#8 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 34 to Greenville
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#12. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 638 (#54 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Greenville to Philadelphia: 147 (#38 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 491 to Greenville
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#11. Florence, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Florence in 2015-2019: 769 (#2 most common destination from Florence)
- Migration from Greenville to Florence: 358 (#13 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 411 to Greenville

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

- Migration to Greenville from Washington in 2015-2019: 829 (#64 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Greenville to Washington: 268 (#22 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 561 to Greenville
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#9. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 852 (#4 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Greenville to Myrtle Beach: 1,223 (#5 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 371 to Myrtle Beach
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#8. Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Augusta in 2015-2019: 972 (#4 most common destination from Augusta)
- Migration from Greenville to Augusta: 260 (#23 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 712 to Greenville
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#7. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Miami in 2015-2019: 991 (#35 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Greenville to Miami: 210 (#26 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 781 to Greenville
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#6. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from New York in 2015-2019: 1,294 (#74 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Greenville to New York: 431 (#10 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 863 to Greenville

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

- Migration to Greenville from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 1,320 (#34 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Greenville to Atlanta: 1,117 (#7 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 203 to Greenville
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#4. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Charleston in 2015-2019: 2,136 (#2 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Greenville to Charleston: 2,024 (#3 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 112 to Greenville
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#3. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 2,448 (#8 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Greenville to Charlotte: 1,721 (#4 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 727 to Greenville
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#2. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Columbia in 2015-2019: 2,695 (#2 most common destination from Columbia)
- Migration from Greenville to Columbia: 2,804 (#2 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 109 to Columbia
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#1. Spartanburg, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville from Spartanburg in 2015-2019: 4,309 (#1 most common destination from Spartanburg)
- Migration from Greenville to Spartanburg: 5,898 (#1 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 1,589 to Spartanburg

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