Where people in Midland are moving to most

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May 17, 2022
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Where people in Midland are moving to most

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

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

- Migration to Providence in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Providence to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Providence
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#49. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Tallahassee to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Tallahassee
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#48. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Omaha in 2015-2019: 21
- Migration from Omaha to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 21 to Omaha
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#47. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Nashville to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Nashville
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#46. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Chicago to Midland: 23 (#310 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 4 to Chicago

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#45. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Raleigh in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Raleigh to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 33 to Raleigh
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#44. Casper, WY Metro Area

- Migration to Casper in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Casper to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Casper
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#43. Santa Fe, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Santa Fe in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Santa Fe to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Santa Fe
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#42. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Clarksville in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Clarksville to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Clarksville
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#41. Greeley, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Greeley in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Greeley to Midland: 57 (#37 most common destination from Greeley)
- Net migration: 21 to Midland

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#40. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Denver in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Denver to Midland: 235 (#78 most common destination from Denver)
- Net migration: 198 to Midland
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#39. South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metro Area

- Migration to South Bend in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from South Bend to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 40 to South Bend
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#38. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Tulsa in 2015-2019: 41
- Migration from Tulsa to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 41 to Tulsa
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#37. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 43
- Migration from Charleston to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 43 to Charleston
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#36. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Cleveland in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Cleveland to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Cleveland

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#35. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 46
- Migration from Oklahoma City to Midland: 315 (#24 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Net migration: 269 to Midland
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#34. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Miami in 2015-2019: 49
- Migration from Miami to Midland: 99 (#161 most common destination from Miami)
- Net migration: 50 to Midland
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#33. Lafayette, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Lafayette in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Lafayette to Midland: 241 (#8 most common destination from Lafayette)
- Net migration: 189 to Midland
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#32. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Midland: 43 (#159 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 9 to Colorado Springs
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#31. Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Beaumont in 2015-2019: 53
- Migration from Beaumont to Midland: 1 (#105 most common destination from Beaumont)
- Net migration: 52 to Beaumont

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#30. Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita Falls in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Wichita Falls to Midland: 51 (#40 most common destination from Wichita Falls)
- Net migration: 6 to Wichita Falls
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#29. Montgomery, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Montgomery in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Montgomery to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 57 to Montgomery
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#28. Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area

- Migration to Las Vegas in 2015-2019: 58
- Migration from Las Vegas to Midland: 38 (#180 most common destination from Las Vegas)
- Net migration: 20 to Las Vegas
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#27. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Killeen in 2015-2019: 59
- Migration from Killeen to Midland: 451 (#17 most common destination from Killeen)
- Net migration: 392 to Midland
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#26. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 67
- Migration from Fayetteville to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 67 to Fayetteville

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#25. College Station-Bryan, TX Metro Area

- Migration to College Station in 2015-2019: 68
- Migration from College Station to Midland: 60 (#45 most common destination from College Station)
- Net migration: 8 to College Station
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#24. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Phoenix in 2015-2019: 70
- Migration from Phoenix to Midland: 52 (#234 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Net migration: 18 to Phoenix
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#23. New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area

- Migration to New Orleans in 2015-2019: 70
- Migration from New Orleans to Midland: 66 (#94 most common destination from New Orleans)
- Net migration: 4 to New Orleans
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#22. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Little Rock in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from Little Rock to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 71 to Little Rock
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#21. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Orlando in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from Orlando to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 74 to Orlando

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

- Migration to Memphis in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Memphis to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 77 to Memphis
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#19. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Boise City in 2015-2019: 85
- Migration from Boise City to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 85 to Boise City
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#18. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Greenville in 2015-2019: 87
- Migration from Greenville to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 87 to Greenville
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#17. Bakersfield, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Bakersfield in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Bakersfield to Midland: 157 (#34 most common destination from Bakersfield)
- Net migration: 69 to Midland
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#16. Abilene, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Abilene in 2015-2019: 88
- Migration from Abilene to Midland: 8 (#79 most common destination from Abilene)
- Net migration: 80 to Abilene

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#15. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to New Haven in 2015-2019: 89
- Migration from New Haven to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 89 to New Haven
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#14. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 103
- Migration from Seattle to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 103 to Seattle
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#13. Longview, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Longview in 2015-2019: 129
- Migration from Longview to Midland: 237 (#9 most common destination from Longview)
- Net migration: 108 to Midland
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#12. Amarillo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Amarillo in 2015-2019: 140
- Migration from Amarillo to Midland: 201 (#10 most common destination from Amarillo)
- Net migration: 61 to Midland
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#11. Farmington, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Farmington in 2015-2019: 149
- Migration from Farmington to Midland: 541 (#2 most common destination from Farmington)
- Net migration: 392 to Midland

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#10. Waco, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Waco in 2015-2019: 157
- Migration from Waco to Midland: 549 (#5 most common destination from Waco)
- Net migration: 392 to Midland
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#9. Grand Junction, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Grand Junction in 2015-2019: 177
- Migration from Grand Junction to Midland: 0
- Net migration: 177 to Grand Junction
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#8. San Angelo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Angelo in 2015-2019: 309
- Migration from San Angelo to Midland: 154 (#11 most common destination from San Angelo)
- Net migration: 155 to San Angelo
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#7. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 316
- Migration from Austin to Midland: 189 (#72 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 127 to Austin
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#6. Lubbock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Lubbock in 2015-2019: 380
- Migration from Lubbock to Midland: 393 (#9 most common destination from Lubbock)
- Net migration: 13 to Midland

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#5. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to El Paso in 2015-2019: 416
- Migration from El Paso to Midland: 460 (#19 most common destination from El Paso)
- Net migration: 44 to Midland
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#4. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 622
- Migration from San Antonio to Midland: 605 (#27 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 17 to San Antonio
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#3. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 1,187
- Migration from Dallas to Midland: 1,237 (#31 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 50 to Midland
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#2. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 1,255
- Migration from Houston to Midland: 1,220 (#24 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 35 to Houston
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#1. Odessa, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Odessa in 2015-2019: 2,367
- Migration from Odessa to Midland: 1,752 (#1 most common destination from Odessa)
- Net migration: 615 to Odessa

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