Where people in Waco are moving to most

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

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

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#50. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Oxnard in 2015-2019: 23
- Migration from Oxnard to Waco: 29 (#107 most common destination from Oxnard)
- Net migration: 6 to Waco
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#49. San Angelo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Angelo in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from San Angelo to Waco: 58 (#22 most common destination from San Angelo)
- Net migration: 33 to Waco
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#48. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to New York in 2015-2019: 26
- Migration from New York to Waco: 65 (#248 most common destination from New York)
- Net migration: 39 to Waco
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#47. Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area

- Migration to Kansas City in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Kansas City to Waco: 103 (#96 most common destination from Kansas City)
- Net migration: 74 to Waco
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#46. Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Daphne in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Daphne to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Daphne

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#45. Staunton, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Staunton in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Staunton to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Staunton
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#44. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Worcester in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Worcester to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Worcester
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#43. Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Beaumont in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Beaumont to Waco: 102 (#23 most common destination from Beaumont)
- Net migration: 71 to Waco
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#42. Tulsa, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Tulsa in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Tulsa to Waco: 205 (#27 most common destination from Tulsa)
- Net migration: 174 to Waco
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#41. Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wichita Falls in 2015-2019: 32
- Migration from Wichita Falls to Waco: 91 (#24 most common destination from Wichita Falls)
- Net migration: 59 to Waco

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#40. Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Port St. Lucie in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Port St. Lucie to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 33 to Port St. Lucie
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#39. San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area

- Migration to San Jose in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from San Jose to Waco: 25 (#160 most common destination from San Jose)
- Net migration: 8 to San Jose
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#38. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Colorado Springs to Waco: 214 (#54 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Net migration: 180 to Waco
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#37. Provo-Orem, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Provo in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Provo to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Provo
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#36. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Atlanta in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Atlanta to Waco: 65 (#212 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Net migration: 28 to Waco

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#35. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Youngstown in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Youngstown to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 37 to Youngstown
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#34. Baton Rouge, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Baton Rouge in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Baton Rouge to Waco: 33 (#79 most common destination from Baton Rouge)
- Net migration: 4 to Baton Rouge
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#33. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Little Rock in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Little Rock to Waco: 135 (#43 most common destination from Little Rock)
- Net migration: 97 to Waco
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#32. El Paso, TX Metro Area

- Migration to El Paso in 2015-2019: 40
- Migration from El Paso to Waco: 80 (#83 most common destination from El Paso)
- Net migration: 40 to Waco
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#31. Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Fayetteville to Waco: 59 (#52 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Net migration: 15 to Waco

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#30. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Gulfport in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Gulfport to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 44 to Gulfport
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#29. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Urban Honolulu to Waco: 13 (#203 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Net migration: 31 to Urban Honolulu
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#28. Jefferson City, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Jefferson City in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Jefferson City to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 52 to Jefferson City
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#27. Texarkana, TX-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Texarkana in 2015-2019: 56
- Migration from Texarkana to Waco: 26 (#35 most common destination from Texarkana)
- Net migration: 30 to Texarkana
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#26. Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area

- Migration to Oklahoma City in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Oklahoma City to Waco: 75 (#91 most common destination from Oklahoma City)
- Net migration: 18 to Waco

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#25. Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Brownsville in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Brownsville to Waco: 8 (#84 most common destination from Brownsville)
- Net migration: 49 to Brownsville
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#24. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Seattle in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Seattle to Waco: 102 (#155 most common destination from Seattle)
- Net migration: 37 to Waco
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#23. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 68
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Waco: 145 (#100 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 77 to Waco
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#22. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 71
- Migration from Columbus to Waco: 65 (#120 most common destination from Columbus)
- Net migration: 6 to Columbus
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#21. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metro Area

- Migration to McAllen in 2015-2019: 74
- Migration from McAllen to Waco: 84 (#32 most common destination from McAllen)
- Net migration: 10 to Waco

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#20. Gainesville, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Gainesville in 2015-2019: 84
- Migration from Gainesville to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 84 to Gainesville
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#19. Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Corpus Christi in 2015-2019: 87
- Migration from Corpus Christi to Waco: 58 (#51 most common destination from Corpus Christi)
- Net migration: 29 to Corpus Christi
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#18. Abilene, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Abilene in 2015-2019: 95
- Migration from Abilene to Waco: 59 (#31 most common destination from Abilene)
- Net migration: 36 to Abilene
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#17. Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area

- Migration to Clarksville in 2015-2019: 95
- Migration from Clarksville to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 95 to Clarksville
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#16. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 96
- Migration from Los Angeles to Waco: 368 (#103 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Net migration: 272 to Waco

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#15. Tyler, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Tyler in 2015-2019: 101
- Migration from Tyler to Waco: 73 (#17 most common destination from Tyler)
- Net migration: 28 to Tyler
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#14. Fairbanks, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Fairbanks in 2015-2019: 109
- Migration from Fairbanks to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 109 to Fairbanks
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#13. Amarillo, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Amarillo in 2015-2019: 116
- Migration from Amarillo to Waco: 44 (#46 most common destination from Amarillo)
- Net migration: 72 to Amarillo
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#12. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 127
- Migration from Chicago to Waco: 285 (#136 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 158 to Waco
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#11. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Nashville in 2015-2019: 177
- Migration from Nashville to Waco: 45 (#153 most common destination from Nashville)
- Net migration: 132 to Nashville

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#10. Columbia, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Columbia in 2015-2019: 189
- Migration from Columbia to Waco: 0
- Net migration: 189 to Columbia
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#9. Lubbock, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Lubbock in 2015-2019: 208
- Migration from Lubbock to Waco: 417 (#8 most common destination from Lubbock)
- Net migration: 209 to Waco
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#8. Longview, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Longview in 2015-2019: 219
- Migration from Longview to Waco: 172 (#13 most common destination from Longview)
- Net migration: 47 to Longview
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#7. College Station-Bryan, TX Metro Area

- Migration to College Station in 2015-2019: 310
- Migration from College Station to Waco: 90 (#35 most common destination from College Station)
- Net migration: 220 to College Station
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#6. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to San Antonio in 2015-2019: 414
- Migration from San Antonio to Waco: 706 (#23 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Net migration: 292 to Waco

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#5. Midland, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Midland in 2015-2019: 549
- Migration from Midland to Waco: 157 (#10 most common destination from Midland)
- Net migration: 392 to Midland
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#4. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Austin in 2015-2019: 1,026
- Migration from Austin to Waco: 1,430 (#9 most common destination from Austin)
- Net migration: 404 to Waco
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#3. Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Killeen in 2015-2019: 1,400
- Migration from Killeen to Waco: 1,076 (#5 most common destination from Killeen)
- Net migration: 324 to Killeen
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#2. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 1,671
- Migration from Houston to Waco: 1,603 (#18 most common destination from Houston)
- Net migration: 68 to Houston
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#1. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Dallas in 2015-2019: 2,751
- Migration from Dallas to Waco: 3,221 (#11 most common destination from Dallas)
- Net migration: 470 to Waco

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