Metros sending the most people to Harrisonburg

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Harrisonburg

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

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#50. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 22 (#137 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Fayetteville: 29 (#29 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 7 to Fayetteville
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#49. Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Manchester in 2015-2019: 24 (#78 most common destination from Manchester)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Manchester: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 24 to Harrisonburg
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#48. Syracuse, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Syracuse in 2015-2019: 24 (#119 most common destination from Syracuse)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Syracuse: 13 (#47 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 11 to Harrisonburg
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#47. Morgantown, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Morgantown in 2015-2019: 24 (#55 most common destination from Morgantown)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Morgantown: 14 (#45 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 10 to Harrisonburg
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#46. Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Austin in 2015-2019: 24 (#210 most common destination from Austin)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Austin: 20 (#38 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 4 to Harrisonburg

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#45. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Miami in 2015-2019: 24 (#258 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Miami: 34 (#25 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 10 to Miami
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#44. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Greensboro in 2015-2019: 27 (#97 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Greensboro: 36 (#23 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 9 to Greensboro
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#43. Greenville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Greenville in 2015-2019: 28 (#46 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Greenville: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 28 to Harrisonburg
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#42. New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from New Haven in 2015-2019: 28 (#114 most common destination from New Haven)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to New Haven: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 28 to Harrisonburg
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#41. Bangor, ME Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Bangor in 2015-2019: 29 (#31 most common destination from Bangor)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Bangor: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 29 to Harrisonburg

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#40. Burlington-South Burlington, VT Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Burlington in 2015-2019: 30 (#56 most common destination from Burlington)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Burlington: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 30 to Harrisonburg
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#39. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 30 (#207 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to San Antonio: 45 (#19 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 15 to San Antonio
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#38. St. George, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from St. George in 2015-2019: 32 (#33 most common destination from St. George)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to St. George: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 32 to Harrisonburg
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#37. Tallahassee, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Tallahassee in 2015-2019: 32 (#91 most common destination from Tallahassee)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Tallahassee: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 32 to Harrisonburg
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#36. Salisbury, MD-DE Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Salisbury in 2015-2019: 36 (#55 most common destination from Salisbury)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Salisbury: 6 (#66 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 30 to Harrisonburg

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#35. Wilmington, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Wilmington in 2015-2019: 37 (#58 most common destination from Wilmington)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Wilmington: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 37 to Harrisonburg
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#34. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 38 (#173 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Pittsburgh: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 38 to Harrisonburg
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#33. Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Bridgeport in 2015-2019: 38 (#106 most common destination from Bridgeport)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Bridgeport: 17 (#42 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 21 to Harrisonburg
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#32. Reading, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Reading in 2015-2019: 40 (#49 most common destination from Reading)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Reading: 21 (#36 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 19 to Harrisonburg
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#31. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from San Diego in 2015-2019: 42 (#228 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to San Diego: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 42 to Harrisonburg

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#30. Trenton-Princeton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Trenton in 2015-2019: 42 (#63 most common destination from Trenton)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Trenton: 8 (#61 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 34 to Harrisonburg
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#29. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Detroit in 2015-2019: 44 (#176 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Detroit: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 44 to Harrisonburg
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#28. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 45 (#108 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Albuquerque: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 45 to Harrisonburg
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#27. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Chicago in 2015-2019: 51 (#269 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Chicago: 32 (#26 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 19 to Harrisonburg
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#26. Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Indianapolis in 2015-2019: 52 (#149 most common destination from Indianapolis)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Indianapolis: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 52 to Harrisonburg

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#25. Kingsport-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area

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

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 63 (#30 most common destination from Lynchburg)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Lynchburg: 370 (#6 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 307 to Lynchburg
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#23. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 65 (#146 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Charlotte: 36 (#23 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 29 to Harrisonburg
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#22. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Charleston in 2015-2019: 69 (#77 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Charleston: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 69 to Harrisonburg
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#21. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 69 (#123 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Cincinnati: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 69 to Harrisonburg

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#20. Winchester, VA-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Winchester in 2015-2019: 69 (#12 most common destination from Winchester)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Winchester: 170 (#8 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 101 to Winchester
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#19. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 74 (#23 most common destination from Blacksburg)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Blacksburg: 61 (#15 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 13 to Harrisonburg
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#18. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 75 (#55 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Myrtle Beach: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 75 to Harrisonburg
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#17. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 80 (#197 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Phoenix: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 80 to Harrisonburg
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#16. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Orlando in 2015-2019: 82 (#125 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Orlando: 25 (#32 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 57 to Harrisonburg

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#15. Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Raleigh in 2015-2019: 84 (#84 most common destination from Raleigh)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Raleigh: 28 (#30 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 56 to Harrisonburg
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#14. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Seattle in 2015-2019: 89 (#169 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Seattle: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 89 to Harrisonburg
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#13. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Tampa in 2015-2019: 89 (#152 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Tampa: 74 (#11 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 15 to Harrisonburg
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#12. Florence, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Florence in 2015-2019: 93 (#18 most common destination from Florence)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Florence: 17 (#42 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 76 to Harrisonburg
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#11. Columbia, MO Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Columbia in 2015-2019: 114 (#17 most common destination from Columbia)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Columbia: 4 (#71 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 110 to Harrisonburg

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#10. Lancaster, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Lancaster in 2015-2019: 178 (#21 most common destination from Lancaster)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Lancaster: 0 (#100 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 178 to Harrisonburg
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#9. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 201 (#118 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Philadelphia: 52 (#17 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 149 to Harrisonburg
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#8. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Roanoke in 2015-2019: 235 (#12 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Roanoke: 53 (#16 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 182 to Harrisonburg
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#7. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 250 (#74 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Baltimore: 103 (#10 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 147 to Harrisonburg
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#6. Charlottesville, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Charlottesville in 2015-2019: 391 (#7 most common destination from Charlottesville)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Charlottesville: 378 (#5 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 13 to Harrisonburg

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#5. Staunton, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Staunton in 2015-2019: 508 (#2 most common destination from Staunton)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Staunton: 981 (#2 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 473 to Staunton
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#4. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from New York in 2015-2019: 593 (#113 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to New York: 223 (#7 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 370 to Harrisonburg
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#3. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Richmond in 2015-2019: 761 (#10 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Richmond: 532 (#3 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 229 to Harrisonburg
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#2. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 1,368 (#9 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Virginia Beach: 490 (#4 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 878 to Harrisonburg
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#1. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Harrisonburg from Washington in 2015-2019: 3,272 (#21 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Harrisonburg to Washington: 1,313 (#1 most common destination from Harrisonburg)
- Net migration: 1,959 to Harrisonburg

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