Metros sending the most people to Kingsport

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Kingsport

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

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

- Migration to Kingsport from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 33 (#202 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Kingsport to San Antonio: 37 (#45 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 4 to San Antonio
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#49. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Asheville in 2015-2019: 33 (#79 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Asheville: 51 (#34 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 18 to Asheville
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#48. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 35 (#139 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Kingsport to Raleigh: 10 (#84 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 25 to Kingsport
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#47. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Palm Bay in 2015-2019: 36 (#103 most common destination from Palm Bay)
- Migration from Kingsport to Palm Bay: 27 (#59 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 9 to Kingsport
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#46. Charlottesville, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Charlottesville in 2015-2019: 36 (#60 most common destination from Charlottesville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Charlottesville: 407 (#5 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 371 to Charlottesville

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#45. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Clarksville in 2015-2019: 37 (#108 most common destination from Clarksville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Clarksville: 1 (#105 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 36 to Kingsport
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#44. Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Burlington in 2015-2019: 38 (#50 most common destination from Burlington)
- Migration from Kingsport to Burlington: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 38 to Kingsport
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#43. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Lakeland in 2015-2019: 38 (#97 most common destination from Lakeland)
- Migration from Kingsport to Lakeland: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 38 to Kingsport
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#42. Longview, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Longview in 2015-2019: 38 (#39 most common destination from Longview)
- Migration from Kingsport to Longview: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 38 to Kingsport
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#41. Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Allentown in 2015-2019: 43 (#86 most common destination from Allentown)
- Migration from Kingsport to Allentown: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 43 to Kingsport

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#40. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 45 (#94 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Kingsport to Anchorage: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 45 to Kingsport
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#39. Beckley, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Beckley in 2015-2019: 46 (#20 most common destination from Beckley)
- Migration from Kingsport to Beckley: 31 (#53 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 15 to Kingsport
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#38. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Greensboro in 2015-2019: 50 (#67 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Migration from Kingsport to Greensboro: 51 (#34 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 1 to Greensboro
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#37. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Dallas in 2015-2019: 51 (#240 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Kingsport to Dallas: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 51 to Kingsport
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#36. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 51 (#34 most common destination from Blacksburg)
- Migration from Kingsport to Blacksburg: 310 (#6 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 259 to Blacksburg

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#35. Rockford, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Rockford in 2015-2019: 54 (#37 most common destination from Rockford)
- Migration from Kingsport to Rockford: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 54 to Kingsport
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#34. Logan, UT-ID Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Logan in 2015-2019: 57 (#27 most common destination from Logan)
- Migration from Kingsport to Logan: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 57 to Kingsport
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#33. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Detroit in 2015-2019: 57 (#156 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Kingsport to Detroit: 85 (#21 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 28 to Detroit
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#32. Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Hickory in 2015-2019: 60 (#33 most common destination from Hickory)
- Migration from Kingsport to Hickory: 10 (#84 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 50 to Kingsport
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#31. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Miami in 2015-2019: 60 (#198 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Kingsport to Miami: 146 (#14 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 86 to Miami

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

- Migration to Kingsport from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 65 (#242 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Kingsport to Los Angeles: 40 (#42 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 25 to Kingsport
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#29. Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Birmingham in 2015-2019: 66 (#75 most common destination from Birmingham)
- Migration from Kingsport to Birmingham: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 66 to Kingsport
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#28. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 66 (#61 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Kingsport to Myrtle Beach: 36 (#47 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 30 to Kingsport
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#27. Harrisonburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Harrisonburg in 2015-2019: 66 (#14 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Migration from Kingsport to Harrisonburg: 62 (#29 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 4 to Kingsport
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#26. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Greenville in 2015-2019: 66 (#63 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Greenville: 88 (#20 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 22 to Greenville

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#25. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Memphis in 2015-2019: 68 (#106 most common destination from Memphis)
- Migration from Kingsport to Memphis: 35 (#49 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 33 to Kingsport
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#24. Auburn-Opelika, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Auburn in 2015-2019: 70 (#31 most common destination from Auburn)
- Migration from Kingsport to Auburn: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 70 to Kingsport
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#23. Elkhart-Goshen, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Elkhart in 2015-2019: 71 (#23 most common destination from Elkhart)
- Migration from Kingsport to Elkhart: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 71 to Kingsport
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#22. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 83 (#195 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Kingsport to Atlanta: 211 (#9 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 128 to Atlanta
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#21. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Albany in 2015-2019: 97 (#74 most common destination from Albany)
- Migration from Kingsport to Albany: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 97 to Kingsport

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#20. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 98 (#99 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Jacksonville: 18 (#73 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 80 to Kingsport
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#19. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 102 (#154 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Kingsport to Philadelphia: 8 (#92 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 94 to Kingsport
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#18. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 102 (#103 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Kingsport to Cincinnati: 25 (#61 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 77 to Kingsport
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#17. New Bern, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from New Bern in 2015-2019: 105 (#28 most common destination from New Bern)
- Migration from Kingsport to New Bern: 9 (#87 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 96 to Kingsport
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#16. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Charleston in 2015-2019: 105 (#58 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Kingsport to Charleston: 125 (#15 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 20 to Charleston

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#15. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 105 (#121 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Kingsport to Virginia Beach: 212 (#8 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 107 to Virginia Beach
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#14. Sumter, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Sumter in 2015-2019: 109 (#17 most common destination from Sumter)
- Migration from Kingsport to Sumter: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 109 to Kingsport
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#13. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 115 (#111 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Kingsport to Charlotte: 263 (#7 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 148 to Charlotte
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#12. Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Chattanooga in 2015-2019: 121 (#32 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Migration from Kingsport to Chattanooga: 167 (#12 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 46 to Chattanooga
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#11. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Winston in 2015-2019: 124 (#38 most common destination from Winston)
- Migration from Kingsport to Winston: 45 (#40 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 79 to Kingsport

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#10. Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Providence in 2015-2019: 132 (#54 most common destination from Providence)
- Migration from Kingsport to Providence: 0 (#136 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 132 to Kingsport
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#9. Staunton, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Staunton in 2015-2019: 133 (#10 most common destination from Staunton)
- Migration from Kingsport to Staunton: 9 (#87 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 124 to Kingsport
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#8. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Tampa in 2015-2019: 159 (#109 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Kingsport to Tampa: 181 (#11 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 22 to Tampa
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#7. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Roanoke in 2015-2019: 164 (#21 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Migration from Kingsport to Roanoke: 69 (#26 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 95 to Kingsport
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#6. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Richmond in 2015-2019: 185 (#42 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Kingsport to Richmond: 121 (#16 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 64 to Kingsport

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#5. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Nashville in 2015-2019: 195 (#62 most common destination from Nashville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Nashville: 555 (#3 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 360 to Nashville
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#4. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Knoxville in 2015-2019: 209 (#23 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Migration from Kingsport to Knoxville: 439 (#4 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 230 to Knoxville
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#3. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Washington in 2015-2019: 299 (#131 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Kingsport to Washington: 155 (#13 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 144 to Kingsport
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#2. Morristown, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Kingsport from Morristown in 2015-2019: 727 (#2 most common destination from Morristown)
- Migration from Kingsport to Morristown: 629 (#2 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Net migration: 98 to Kingsport
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#1. Johnson City, TN Metro Area

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

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