Where people in Petersburg, VA are moving to most

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September 20, 2022
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Where people in Petersburg, VA are moving to most

To learn more about migration patterns in the U.S., Stacker compiled a list of where people in Petersburg city, Virginia are moving to the most using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Counties and county equivalents are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to the county from Petersburg, VA between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

#30. Vernon Parish, Louisiana
- Migration to Vernon Parish, Louisiana in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Vernon Parish, Louisiana to Petersburg city, Virginia: 69
- Net migration: 45 to Petersburg city, Virginia

#29. Warren County, Virginia
- Migration to Warren County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 25
- Migration from Warren County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 25 to Warren County, Virginia

#28. Pottawatomie County, Kansas
- Migration to Pottawatomie County, Kansas in 2015-2019: 27
- Migration from Pottawatomie County, Kansas to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 27 to Pottawatomie County, Kansas

#27. James City County, Virginia
- Migration to James City County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 28
- Migration from James City County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 28 to James City County, Virginia

#26. Jefferson County, New York
- Migration to Jefferson County, New York in 2015-2019: 29
- Migration from Jefferson County, New York to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 29 to Jefferson County, New York

#25. Bibb County, Georgia
- Migration to Bibb County, Georgia in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Bibb County, Georgia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Bibb County, Georgia

#24. Preston County, West Virginia
- Migration to Preston County, West Virginia in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Preston County, West Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 30 to Preston County, West Virginia

#23. Baltimore city, Maryland
- Migration to Baltimore city, Maryland in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Baltimore city, Maryland to Petersburg city, Virginia: 29
- Net migration: 2 to Baltimore city, Maryland

#22. Salem city, Virginia
- Migration to Salem city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Salem city, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 34 to Salem city, Virginia

#21. Brunswick County, Virginia
- Migration to Brunswick County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 34
- Migration from Brunswick County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 33
- Net migration: 1 to Brunswick County, Virginia

#20. Ellis County, Texas
- Migration to Ellis County, Texas in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Ellis County, Texas to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Ellis County, Texas

#19. Brevard County, Florida
- Migration to Brevard County, Florida in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Brevard County, Florida to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 37 to Brevard County, Florida

#18. Prince William County, Virginia
- Migration to Prince William County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Prince William County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 90
- Net migration: 53 to Petersburg city, Virginia

#17. Fairfax city, Virginia
- Migration to Fairfax city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Fairfax city, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 38 to Fairfax city, Virginia

#16. Dinwiddie County, Virginia
- Migration to Dinwiddie County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 39
- Migration from Dinwiddie County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 430
- Net migration: 391 to Petersburg city, Virginia

#15. Fort Bend County, Texas
- Migration to Fort Bend County, Texas in 2015-2019: 44
- Migration from Fort Bend County, Texas to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 44 to Fort Bend County, Texas

#14. Escambia County, Florida
- Migration to Escambia County, Florida in 2015-2019: 52
- Migration from Escambia County, Florida to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 52 to Escambia County, Florida

#13. Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
- Migration to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina in 2015-2019: 57
- Migration from Mecklenburg County, North Carolina to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 57 to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

#12. Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
- Migration to Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania in 2015-2019: 66
- Migration from Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania to Petersburg city, Virginia: 20
- Net migration: 46 to Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

#11. Sussex County, Virginia
- Migration to Sussex County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 77
- Migration from Sussex County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 77 to Sussex County, Virginia

#10. Augusta County, Virginia
- Migration to Augusta County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 83
- Migration from Augusta County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 7
- Net migration: 76 to Augusta County, Virginia

#9. Prince George's County, Maryland
- Migration to Prince George's County, Maryland in 2015-2019: 85
- Migration from Prince George's County, Maryland to Petersburg city, Virginia: 43
- Net migration: 42 to Prince George's County, Maryland

#8. Surry County, Virginia
- Migration to Surry County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 92
- Migration from Surry County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 92 to Surry County, Virginia

#7. Hopewell city, Virginia
- Migration to Hopewell city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 138
- Migration from Hopewell city, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 273
- Net migration: 135 to Petersburg city, Virginia

#6. Portsmouth city, Virginia
- Migration to Portsmouth city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 213
- Migration from Portsmouth city, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 0
- Net migration: 213 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#5. Henrico County, Virginia
- Migration to Henrico County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 220
- Migration from Henrico County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 100
- Net migration: 120 to Henrico County, Virginia

#4. Richmond city, Virginia
- Migration to Richmond city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 322
- Migration from Richmond city, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 504
- Net migration: 182 to Petersburg city, Virginia

#3. Chesterfield County, Virginia
- Migration to Chesterfield County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 429
- Migration from Chesterfield County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 657
- Net migration: 228 to Petersburg city, Virginia

#2. Colonial Heights city, Virginia
- Migration to Colonial Heights city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 462
- Migration from Colonial Heights city, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 147
- Net migration: 315 to Colonial Heights city, Virginia

#1. Prince George County, Virginia
- Migration to Prince George County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 605
- Migration from Prince George County, Virginia to Petersburg city, Virginia: 198
- Net migration: 407 to Prince George County, Virginia

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