Where people in Johnson City are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Johnson City are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Johnson City, TN 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 Johnson City between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#50. Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisburg in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Harrisburg to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 23 to Harrisburg
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#49. Naples-Marco Island, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Naples in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Naples to Johnson City: 7 (#128 most common destination from Naples)
- Net migration: 16 to Naples
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#48. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Minneapolis to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Minneapolis
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#47. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from Durham to Johnson City: 53 (#85 most common destination from Durham)
- Net migration: 28 to Johnson City
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#46. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Pittsburgh to Johnson City: 64 (#135 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Net migration: 37 to Johnson City

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

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Los Angeles to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 29 to Los Angeles
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#44. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Columbus to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Columbus
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#43. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Louisville/Jefferson County to Johnson City: 21 (#163 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Net migration: 10 to Louisville/Jefferson County
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#42. Binghamton, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Binghamton in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Binghamton to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 32 to Binghamton
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#41. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Las Vegas to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 32 to Las Vegas

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#40. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Jacksonville to Johnson City: 142 (#81 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 109 to Johnson City
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#39. Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Weirton in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Weirton to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 37 to Weirton
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#38. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Tallahassee to Johnson City: 13 (#124 most common destination from Tallahassee)
- Net migration: 24 to Tallahassee
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#37. Cleveland, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Cleveland to Johnson City: 51 (#20 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 13 to Johnson City
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#36. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Jacksonville to Johnson City: 44 (#95 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 1 to Johnson City

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#35. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Charleston to Johnson City: 136 (#51 most common destination from Charleston)
- Net migration: 92 to Johnson City
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#34. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Columbia to Johnson City: 23 (#132 most common destination from Columbia)
- Net migration: 21 to Columbia
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#33. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Auburn in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Auburn to Johnson City: 15 (#91 most common destination from Auburn)
- Net migration: 30 to Auburn
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#32. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Cape Coral to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 47 to Cape Coral
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#31. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Myrtle Beach to Johnson City: 18 (#124 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Net migration: 29 to Myrtle Beach

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#30. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to New Haven in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from New Haven to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 49 to New Haven
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#29. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Baltimore in 2015-2019: 54
- Migration from Baltimore to Johnson City: 12 (#247 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Net migration: 42 to Baltimore
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#28. Wausau-Weston, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Wausau in 2015-2019: 59
- Migration from Wausau to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 59 to Wausau
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#27. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Washington to Johnson City: 39 (#270 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 23 to Washington
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#26. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Orlando to Johnson City: 25 (#213 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 37 to Orlando

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

- Migration to Huntington in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Huntington to Johnson City: 6 (#108 most common destination from Huntington)
- Net migration: 59 to Huntington
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#24. Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Des Moines in 2015-2019: 69
- Migration from Des Moines to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 69 to Des Moines
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#23. Brunswick, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Brunswick in 2015-2019: 75
- Migration from Brunswick to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 75 to Brunswick
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#22. Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Hickory in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from Hickory to Johnson City: 27 (#48 most common destination from Hickory)
- Net migration: 49 to Hickory
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#21. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Roanoke in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Roanoke to Johnson City: 106 (#29 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Net migration: 29 to Johnson City

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#20. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 82
- Migration from Cleveland to Johnson City: 61 (#120 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 21 to Cleveland
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#19. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Clarksville in 2015-2019: 82
- Migration from Clarksville to Johnson City: 99 (#62 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Net migration: 17 to Johnson City
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#18. Morristown, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Morristown in 2015-2019: 83
- Migration from Morristown to Johnson City: 136 (#8 most common destination from Morristown)
- Net migration: 53 to Johnson City
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#17. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Lexington in 2015-2019: 83
- Migration from Lexington to Johnson City: 14 (#124 most common destination from Lexington)
- Net migration: 69 to Lexington
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#16. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 91
- Migration from Dallas to Johnson City: 14 (#308 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 77 to Dallas

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#15. Sumter, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Sumter in 2015-2019: 93
- Migration from Sumter to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 93 to Sumter
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#14. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Asheville in 2015-2019: 100
- Migration from Asheville to Johnson City: 245 (#16 most common destination from Asheville)
- Net migration: 145 to Johnson City
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#13. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Killeen in 2015-2019: 105
- Migration from Killeen to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 105 to Killeen
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#12. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 106
- Migration from Miami to Johnson City: 141 (#137 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 35 to Johnson City
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#11. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 127
- Migration from Atlanta to Johnson City: 317 (#108 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 190 to Johnson City

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#10. Winchester, VA-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Winchester in 2015-2019: 140
- Migration from Winchester to Johnson City: 0
- Net migration: 140 to Winchester
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#9. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 147
- Migration from North Port to Johnson City: 89 (#65 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 58 to North Port
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#8. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2015-2019: 148
- Migration from Raleigh to Johnson City: 14 (#186 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Net migration: 134 to Raleigh
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#7. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 158
- Migration from Memphis to Johnson City: 326 (#26 most common destination from Memphis)
- Net migration: 168 to Johnson City
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#6. Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area

- Migration to Chattanooga in 2015-2019: 183
- Migration from Chattanooga to Johnson City: 227 (#13 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Net migration: 44 to Johnson City

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

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 194
- Migration from Charlotte to Johnson City: 229 (#72 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 35 to Johnson City
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#4. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 241
- Migration from Tampa to Johnson City: 107 (#136 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 134 to Tampa
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#3. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Knoxville in 2015-2019: 836
- Migration from Knoxville to Johnson City: 675 (#5 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Net migration: 161 to Knoxville
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#2. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 1,186
- Migration from Nashville to Johnson City: 650 (#18 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 536 to Nashville
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#1. Kingsport-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport in 2015-2019: 2,002
- Migration from Kingsport to Johnson City: 1,833 (#1 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 169 to Kingsport

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