Counties sending the most people to Portsmouth, VA

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November 21, 2022
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Counties sending the most people to Portsmouth, VA

Stacker compiled a list of counties sending the most people to Portsmouth city, Virginia using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Counties and county equivalents are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to Portsmouth, VA from the county between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

#20. Isle of Wight County, Virginia
- Migration from Isle of Wight County, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 64
- Migration to Isle of Wight County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 402
- Net migration: 338 to Isle of Wight County, Virginia

#19. Fresno County, California
- Migration from Fresno County, California to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 74
- Migration to Fresno County, California in 2015-2019: 0
- Net migration: 74 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#18. New Castle County, Delaware
- Migration from New Castle County, Delaware to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 79
- Migration to New Castle County, Delaware in 2015-2019: 11
- Net migration: 68 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#17. Onslow County, North Carolina
- Migration from Onslow County, North Carolina to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 81
- Migration to Onslow County, North Carolina in 2015-2019: 46
- Net migration: 35 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#16. Montgomery County, Maryland
- Migration from Montgomery County, Maryland to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 82
- Migration to Montgomery County, Maryland in 2015-2019: 26
- Net migration: 56 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#15. Maricopa County, Arizona
- Migration from Maricopa County, Arizona to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 92
- Migration to Maricopa County, Arizona in 2015-2019: 0
- Net migration: 92 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#14. Charleston County, South Carolina
- Migration from Charleston County, South Carolina to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 99
- Migration to Charleston County, South Carolina in 2015-2019: 0
- Net migration: 99 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#13. Pinellas County, Florida
- Migration from Pinellas County, Florida to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 111
- Migration to Pinellas County, Florida in 2015-2019: 0
- Net migration: 111 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#12. San Diego County, California
- Migration from San Diego County, California to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 141
- Migration to San Diego County, California in 2015-2019: 158
- Net migration: 17 to San Diego County, California

#11. Fairfax County, Virginia
- Migration from Fairfax County, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 152
- Migration to Fairfax County, Virginia in 2015-2019: 79
- Net migration: 73 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#10. Bexar County, Texas
- Migration from Bexar County, Texas to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 153
- Migration to Bexar County, Texas in 2015-2019: 39
- Net migration: 114 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#9. Queens County, New York
- Migration from Queens County, New York to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 156
- Migration to Queens County, New York in 2015-2019: 0
- Net migration: 156 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#8. Hampton city, Virginia
- Migration from Hampton city, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 164
- Migration to Hampton city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 238
- Net migration: 74 to Hampton city, Virginia

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

#6. Lake County, Illinois
- Migration from Lake County, Illinois to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 222
- Migration to Lake County, Illinois in 2015-2019: 0
- Net migration: 222 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#5. Virginia Beach city, Virginia
- Migration from Virginia Beach city, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 583
- Migration to Virginia Beach city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 1,027
- Net migration: 444 to Virginia Beach city, Virginia

#4. Newport News city, Virginia
- Migration from Newport News city, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 663
- Migration to Newport News city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 429
- Net migration: 234 to Portsmouth city, Virginia

#3. Suffolk city, Virginia
- Migration from Suffolk city, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 803
- Migration to Suffolk city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 952
- Net migration: 149 to Suffolk city, Virginia

#2. Norfolk city, Virginia
- Migration from Norfolk city, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 919
- Migration to Norfolk city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 1,317
- Net migration: 398 to Norfolk city, Virginia

#1. Chesapeake city, Virginia
- Migration from Chesapeake city, Virginia to Portsmouth city, Virginia: 1,572
- Migration to Chesapeake city, Virginia in 2015-2019: 1,920
- Net migration: 348 to Chesapeake city, Virginia

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