Where people in Amarillo are moving to most

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June 22, 2022
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Where people in Amarillo are moving to most

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

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#50. Pueblo, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Pueblo in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from Pueblo to Amarillo: 12 (#54 most common destination from Pueblo)
- Net migration: 30 to Pueblo
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#49. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to St. Louis in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from St. Louis to Amarillo: 12 (#258 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Net migration: 30 to St. Louis
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#48. Odessa, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Odessa in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from Odessa to Amarillo: 38 (#26 most common destination from Odessa)
- Net migration: 4 to Odessa
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#47. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Jacksonville to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 43 to Jacksonville
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#46. Waco, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Waco in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Waco to Amarillo: 116 (#13 most common destination from Waco)
- Net migration: 72 to Amarillo

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#45. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Tucson in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Tucson to Amarillo: 10 (#210 most common destination from Tucson)
- Net migration: 35 to Tucson
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#44. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from Phoenix to Amarillo: 101 (#165 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 53 to Amarillo
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#43. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Anchorage in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Anchorage to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 50 to Anchorage
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#42. Redding, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Redding in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Redding to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 50 to Redding
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#41. Sioux Falls, SD Metro Area

- Migration to Sioux Falls in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Sioux Falls to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 50 to Sioux Falls

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#40. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Detroit in 2015-2019: 50
- Migration from Detroit to Amarillo: 28 (#208 most common destination from Detroit)
- Net migration: 22 to Detroit
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#39. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 51
- Migration from Kansas City to Amarillo: 53 (#143 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 2 to Amarillo
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#38. Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Beaumont in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Beaumont to Amarillo: 172 (#14 most common destination from Beaumont)
- Net migration: 120 to Amarillo
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#37. Racine, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Racine in 2015-2019: 54
- Migration from Racine to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 54 to Racine
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#36. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Salt Lake City to Amarillo: 12 (#171 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Net migration: 45 to Salt Lake City

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#35. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Olympia in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Olympia to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 62 to Olympia
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#34. Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Corpus Christi in 2015-2019: 67
- Migration from Corpus Christi to Amarillo: 250 (#13 most common destination from Corpus Christi)
- Net migration: 183 to Amarillo
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#33. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from Provo to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 71 to Provo
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#32. Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita Falls in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Wichita Falls to Amarillo: 75 (#30 most common destination from Wichita Falls)
- Net migration: 2 to Amarillo
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#31. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 73
- Migration from Charlotte to Amarillo: 4 (#267 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Net migration: 69 to Charlotte

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#30. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Portland in 2015-2019: 75
- Migration from Portland to Amarillo: 14 (#231 most common destination from Portland)
- Net migration: 61 to Portland
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#29. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metro Area

- Migration to McAllen in 2015-2019: 76
- Migration from McAllen to Amarillo: 58 (#48 most common destination from McAllen)
- Net migration: 18 to McAllen
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#28. San Angelo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Angelo in 2015-2019: 83
- Migration from San Angelo to Amarillo: 24 (#45 most common destination from San Angelo)
- Net migration: 59 to San Angelo
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#27. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Tulsa in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Tulsa to Amarillo: 29 (#104 most common destination from Tulsa)
- Net migration: 59 to Tulsa
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#26. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Little Rock in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Little Rock to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 88 to Little Rock

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

- Migration to Boston in 2015-2019: 92
- Migration from Boston to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 92 to Boston
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#24. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Bremerton in 2015-2019: 93
- Migration from Bremerton to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 93 to Bremerton
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#23. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Killeen in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Killeen to Amarillo: 42 (#100 most common destination from Killeen)
- Net migration: 54 to Killeen
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#22. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Diego in 2015-2019: 98
- Migration from San Diego to Amarillo: 121 (#140 most common destination from San Diego)
- Net migration: 23 to Amarillo
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#21. Bowling Green, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Bowling Green in 2015-2019: 99
- Migration from Bowling Green to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 99 to Bowling Green

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#20. Joplin, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Joplin in 2015-2019: 103
- Migration from Joplin to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 103 to Joplin
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#19. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 104
- Migration from Albuquerque to Amarillo: 214 (#35 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Net migration: 110 to Amarillo
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#18. Longview, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Longview in 2015-2019: 106
- Migration from Longview to Amarillo: 17 (#59 most common destination from Longview)
- Net migration: 89 to Longview
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#17. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 111
- Migration from Denver to Amarillo: 61 (#182 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 50 to Denver
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#16. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 115
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Amarillo: 143 (#75 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 28 to Amarillo

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

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 127
- Migration from Chicago to Amarillo: 32 (#291 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 95 to Chicago
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#14. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 128
- Migration from Miami to Amarillo: 3 (#317 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 125 to Miami
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#13. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 156
- Migration from Cape Coral to Amarillo: 15 (#152 most common destination from Cape Coral)
- Net migration: 141 to Cape Coral
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#12. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to El Paso in 2015-2019: 164
- Migration from El Paso to Amarillo: 84 (#80 most common destination from El Paso)
- Net migration: 80 to El Paso
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#11. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 184
- Migration from San Antonio to Amarillo: 457 (#41 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 273 to Amarillo

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#10. Midland, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Midland in 2015-2019: 201
- Migration from Midland to Amarillo: 140 (#12 most common destination from Midland)
- Net migration: 61 to Midland
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#9. Abilene, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Abilene in 2015-2019: 244
- Migration from Abilene to Amarillo: 145 (#12 most common destination from Abilene)
- Net migration: 99 to Abilene
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#8. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 250
- Migration from Las Vegas to Amarillo: 43 (#169 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 207 to Las Vegas
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#7. College Station-Bryan, TX Metro Area

- Migration to College Station in 2015-2019: 289
- Migration from College Station to Amarillo: 12 (#102 most common destination from College Station)
- Net migration: 277 to College Station
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#6. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 416
- Migration from Oklahoma City to Amarillo: 163 (#49 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Net migration: 253 to Oklahoma City

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#5. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 459
- Migration from Austin to Amarillo: 171 (#76 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 288 to Austin
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#4. Tyler, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Tyler in 2015-2019: 614
- Migration from Tyler to Amarillo: 0
- Net migration: 614 to Tyler
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#3. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 944
- Migration from Houston to Amarillo: 383 (#73 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 561 to Houston
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#2. Lubbock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Lubbock in 2015-2019: 1,643
- Migration from Lubbock to Amarillo: 507 (#5 most common destination from Lubbock)
- Net migration: 1,136 to Lubbock
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#1. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 1,968
- Migration from Dallas to Amarillo: 902 (#48 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 1,066 to Dallas

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