Where people in Kingsport are moving to most

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July 18, 2022
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Where people in Kingsport are moving to most

Stacker compiled a list of where people in Kingsport-Bristol, TN-VA 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 Kingsport between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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

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

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Fayetteville to Kingsport: 30 (#120 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 5 to Fayetteville
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#48. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

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

- Migration to Anniston in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Anniston to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Anniston
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#46. Lynchburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Lynchburg to Kingsport: 33 (#49 most common destination from Lynchburg)
- Net migration: 3 to Lynchburg

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

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from San Antonio to Kingsport: 33 (#202 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 4 to San Antonio
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#44. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Houston to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 38 to Houston
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#43. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

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

- Migration to Vallejo in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from Vallejo to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 40 to Vallejo
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#41. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

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

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#40. Jackson, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Jackson in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Jackson to Kingsport: 1 (#64 most common destination from Jackson)
- Net migration: 44 to Jackson
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#39. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Salt Lake City to Kingsport: 7 (#188 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Net migration: 42 to Salt Lake City
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#38. Greenville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Greenville to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 50 to Greenville
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#37. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Cleveland to Kingsport: 21 (#182 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Net migration: 29 to Cleveland
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#36. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Orlando to Kingsport: 26 (#209 most common destination from Orlando)
- Net migration: 24 to Orlando

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#35. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Greensboro in 2015-2019: 51
- Migration from Greensboro to Kingsport: 50 (#67 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Net migration: 1 to Greensboro
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#34. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Asheville in 2015-2019: 51
- Migration from Asheville to Kingsport: 33 (#79 most common destination from Asheville)
- Net migration: 18 to Asheville
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#33. Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Ogden in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Ogden to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 52 to Ogden
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#32. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Pensacola in 2015-2019: 55
- Migration from Pensacola to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 55 to Pensacola
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#31. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 59
- Migration from New York to Kingsport: 30 (#289 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 29 to New York

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#30. Harrisonburg, VA Metro Area

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

- Migration to Lancaster in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Lancaster to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 62 to Lancaster
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#28. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from St. Louis to Kingsport: 9 (#269 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 56 to St. Louis
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#27. Columbia, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2015-2019: 66
- Migration from Columbia to Kingsport: 31 (#118 most common destination from Columbia)
- Net migration: 35 to Columbia
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#26. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Roanoke in 2015-2019: 69
- Migration from Roanoke to Kingsport: 164 (#21 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Net migration: 95 to Kingsport

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

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 75
- Migration from Boston to Kingsport: 9 (#265 most common destination from Boston)
- Net migration: 66 to Boston
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#24. Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Hagerstown in 2015-2019: 78
- Migration from Hagerstown to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 78 to Hagerstown
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#23. Bakersfield, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bakersfield in 2015-2019: 79
- Migration from Bakersfield to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 79 to Bakersfield
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#22. Dalton, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Dalton in 2015-2019: 81
- Migration from Dalton to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 81 to Dalton
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#21. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 85
- Migration from Detroit to Kingsport: 57 (#156 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 28 to Detroit

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#20. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Greenville to Kingsport: 66 (#63 most common destination from Greenville)
- Net migration: 22 to Greenville
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#19. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Wilmington in 2015-2019: 92
- Migration from Wilmington to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 92 to Wilmington
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#18. Cedar Rapids, IA Metro Area

- Migration to Cedar Rapids in 2015-2019: 99
- Migration from Cedar Rapids to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 99 to Cedar Rapids
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#17. Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Corpus Christi in 2015-2019: 109
- Migration from Corpus Christi to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 109 to Corpus Christi
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#16. Richmond, VA Metro Area

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

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#15. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 125
- Migration from Charleston to Kingsport: 105 (#58 most common destination from Charleston)
- Net migration: 20 to Charleston
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#14. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 146
- Migration from Miami to Kingsport: 60 (#198 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 86 to Miami
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#13. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

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

- Migration to Chattanooga in 2015-2019: 167
- Migration from Chattanooga to Kingsport: 121 (#32 most common destination from Chattanooga)
- Net migration: 46 to Chattanooga
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#11. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 181
- Migration from Tampa to Kingsport: 159 (#109 most common destination from Tampa)
- Net migration: 22 to Tampa

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#10. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 202
- Migration from Indianapolis to Kingsport: 0
- Net migration: 202 to Indianapolis
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#9. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 211
- Migration from Atlanta to Kingsport: 83 (#195 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 128 to Atlanta
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#8. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 212
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Kingsport: 105 (#121 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 107 to Virginia Beach
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#7. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 263
- Migration from Charlotte to Kingsport: 115 (#111 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 148 to Charlotte
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#6. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 310
- Migration from Blacksburg to Kingsport: 51 (#34 most common destination from Blacksburg)
- Net migration: 259 to Blacksburg
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#5. Charlottesville, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Charlottesville in 2015-2019: 407
- Migration from Charlottesville to Kingsport: 36 (#60 most common destination from Charlottesville)
- Net migration: 371 to Charlottesville
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#4. Knoxville, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Knoxville in 2015-2019: 439
- Migration from Knoxville to Kingsport: 209 (#23 most common destination from Knoxville)
- Net migration: 230 to Knoxville
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#3. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

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

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

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

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