Metros sending the most people to Cleveland, Tennessee

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Cleveland, Tennessee

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

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#50. Mansfield, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Mansfield in 2015-2019: 18 (#20 most common destination from Mansfield)
- Migration from Cleveland to Mansfield: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 18 to Cleveland
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#49. Great Falls, MT Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Great Falls in 2015-2019: 19 (#40 most common destination from Great Falls)
- Migration from Cleveland to Great Falls: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 19 to Cleveland
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#48. Monroe, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Monroe in 2015-2019: 19 (#40 most common destination from Monroe)
- Migration from Cleveland to Monroe: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 19 to Cleveland
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#47. Ann Arbor, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Ann Arbor in 2015-2019: 20 (#107 most common destination from Ann Arbor)
- Migration from Cleveland to Ann Arbor: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 20 to Cleveland
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#46. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Birmingham in 2015-2019: 20 (#140 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Migration from Cleveland to Birmingham: 162 (#7 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 142 to Birmingham

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

- Migration to Cleveland from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 21 (#229 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Cleveland to San Antonio: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 21 to Cleveland
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#44. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 21 (#292 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Cleveland to Phoenix: 57 (#16 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 36 to Phoenix
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#43. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Killeen in 2015-2019: 22 (#131 most common destination from Killeen)
- Migration from Cleveland to Killeen: 47 (#23 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 25 to Killeen
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#42. Fort Smith, AR-OK Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Fort Smith in 2015-2019: 24 (#43 most common destination from Fort Smith)
- Migration from Cleveland to Fort Smith: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 24 to Cleveland
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#41. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Dayton in 2015-2019: 25 (#117 most common destination from Dayton)
- Migration from Cleveland to Dayton: 9 (#58 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 16 to Cleveland

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

- Migration to Cleveland from Boston in 2015-2019: 27 (#211 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Cleveland to Boston: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 27 to Cleveland
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#39. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Manchester in 2015-2019: 27 (#73 most common destination from Manchester)
- Migration from Cleveland to Manchester: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 27 to Cleveland
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#38. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 28 (#183 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Cleveland to Indianapolis: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 28 to Cleveland
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#37. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Tampa in 2015-2019: 28 (#237 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Cleveland to Tampa: 10 (#54 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 18 to Cleveland
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#36. Kingsport-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Kingsport in 2015-2019: 29 (#56 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Migration from Cleveland to Kingsport: 9 (#58 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 20 to Cleveland

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#35. Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Florence in 2015-2019: 30 (#31 most common destination from Florence)
- Migration from Cleveland to Florence: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 30 to Cleveland
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#34. Lincoln, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Lincoln in 2015-2019: 30 (#61 most common destination from Lincoln)
- Migration from Cleveland to Lincoln: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 30 to Cleveland
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#33. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 31 (#228 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Cleveland to Philadelphia: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 31 to Cleveland
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#32. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 31 (#135 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Migration from Cleveland to Louisville/Jefferson County: 9 (#58 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 22 to Cleveland
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#31. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 31 (#172 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Cleveland to Cincinnati: 34 (#30 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 3 to Cincinnati

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#30. Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Buffalo in 2015-2019: 32 (#108 most common destination from Buffalo)
- Migration from Cleveland to Buffalo: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 32 to Cleveland
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#29. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Memphis in 2015-2019: 33 (#154 most common destination from Memphis)
- Migration from Cleveland to Memphis: 14 (#50 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 19 to Cleveland
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#28. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Portland in 2015-2019: 36 (#183 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Cleveland to Portland: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 36 to Cleveland
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#27. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 36 (#107 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Jacksonville: 90 (#12 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 54 to Jacksonville
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#26. Johnson City, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Johnson City in 2015-2019: 38 (#37 most common destination from Johnson City)
- Migration from Cleveland to Johnson City: 51 (#20 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 13 to Johnson City

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#25. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Columbus in 2015-2019: 41 (#151 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Cleveland to Columbus: 8 (#61 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 33 to Cleveland
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#24. Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Huntington in 2015-2019: 41 (#57 most common destination from Huntington)
- Migration from Cleveland to Huntington: 15 (#48 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 26 to Cleveland
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#23. Charlottesville, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Charlottesville in 2015-2019: 42 (#53 most common destination from Charlottesville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Charlottesville: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 42 to Cleveland
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#22. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Asheville in 2015-2019: 44 (#71 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Asheville: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 44 to Cleveland
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#21. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Clarksville in 2015-2019: 44 (#101 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Clarksville: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 44 to Cleveland

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#20. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 45 (#91 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Migration from Cleveland to Cape Coral: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 45 to Cleveland
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#19. Kankakee, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Kankakee in 2015-2019: 46 (#19 most common destination from Kankakee)
- Migration from Cleveland to Kankakee: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 46 to Cleveland
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#18. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from New York in 2015-2019: 47 (#272 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Cleveland to New York: 37 (#28 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 10 to Cleveland
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#17. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Seattle in 2015-2019: 47 (#209 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Cleveland to Seattle: 167 (#6 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 120 to Seattle
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#16. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 50 (#264 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Cleveland to Los Angeles: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 50 to Cleveland

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#15. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 50 (#111 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Migration from Cleveland to Oklahoma City: 4 (#65 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 46 to Cleveland
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#14. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 56 (#140 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Jacksonville: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 56 to Cleveland
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#13. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Orlando in 2015-2019: 58 (#149 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Cleveland to Orlando: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 58 to Cleveland
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#12. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Greenville in 2015-2019: 61 (#68 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Greenville: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 61 to Cleveland
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#11. Toledo, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Toledo in 2015-2019: 66 (#54 most common destination from Toledo)
- Migration from Cleveland to Toledo: 53 (#19 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 13 to Cleveland

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#10. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 70 (#149 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Cleveland to San Francisco: 18 (#44 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 52 to Cleveland
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#9. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 76 (#146 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Cleveland to Virginia Beach: 0 (#94 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 76 to Cleveland
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#8. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Dallas in 2015-2019: 87 (#195 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Cleveland to Dallas: 25 (#35 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 62 to Cleveland
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#7. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Deltona in 2015-2019: 119 (#38 most common destination from Deltona)
- Migration from Cleveland to Deltona: 7 (#62 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 112 to Cleveland
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#6. Dalton, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Dalton in 2015-2019: 131 (#6 most common destination from Dalton)
- Migration from Cleveland to Dalton: 183 (#5 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 52 to Dalton

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

- Migration to Cleveland from Chicago in 2015-2019: 168 (#178 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Cleveland to Chicago: 50 (#22 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 118 to Cleveland
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#4. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 252 (#123 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Cleveland to Atlanta: 124 (#8 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 128 to Cleveland
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#3. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Nashville in 2015-2019: 286 (#48 most common destination from Nashville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Nashville: 848 (#2 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 562 to Nashville
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#2. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Knoxville in 2015-2019: 454 (#9 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Migration from Cleveland to Knoxville: 479 (#3 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 25 to Knoxville
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#1. Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland from Chattanooga in 2015-2019: 964 (#4 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Migration from Cleveland to Chattanooga: 1,667 (#1 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 703 to Chattanooga

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