Metros sending the most people to Spokane

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Spokane

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

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#50. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Deltona in 2015-2019: 101 (#45 most common destination from Deltona)
- Migration from Spokane to Deltona: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 101 to Spokane
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#49. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Gulfport in 2015-2019: 105 (#38 most common destination from Gulfport)
- Migration from Spokane to Gulfport: 16 (#112 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 89 to Spokane
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#48. Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Sioux City in 2015-2019: 113 (#12 most common destination from Sioux City)
- Migration from Spokane to Sioux City: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 113 to Spokane
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#47. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Baltimore in 2015-2019: 113 (#111 most common destination from Baltimore)
- Migration from Spokane to Baltimore: 62 (#59 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 51 to Spokane
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#46. Logan, UT-ID Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Logan in 2015-2019: 114 (#13 most common destination from Logan)
- Migration from Spokane to Logan: 15 (#114 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 99 to Spokane

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#45. St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from St. Louis in 2015-2019: 119 (#115 most common destination from St. Louis)
- Migration from Spokane to St. Louis: 128 (#34 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 9 to St. Louis
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#44. Longview, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Longview in 2015-2019: 121 (#8 most common destination from Longview)
- Migration from Spokane to Longview: 24 (#98 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 97 to Spokane
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#43. Tucson, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Tucson in 2015-2019: 121 (#64 most common destination from Tucson)
- Migration from Spokane to Tucson: 60 (#60 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 61 to Spokane
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#42. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 125 (#59 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Spokane to Albuquerque: 2 (#138 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 123 to Spokane
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#41. College Station-Bryan, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from College Station in 2015-2019: 127 (#23 most common destination from College Station)
- Migration from Spokane to College Station: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 127 to Spokane

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#40. Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Eugene in 2015-2019: 130 (#18 most common destination from Eugene)
- Migration from Spokane to Eugene: 140 (#27 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 10 to Eugene
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#39. Akron, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Akron in 2015-2019: 135 (#30 most common destination from Akron)
- Migration from Spokane to Akron: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 135 to Spokane
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#38. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 139 (#164 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Spokane to Atlanta: 19 (#105 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 120 to Spokane
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#37. Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Atlantic City in 2015-2019: 142 (#14 most common destination from Atlantic City)
- Migration from Spokane to Atlantic City: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 142 to Spokane
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#36. Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Salt Lake City in 2015-2019: 151 (#51 most common destination from Salt Lake City)
- Migration from Spokane to Salt Lake City: 209 (#16 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 58 to Salt Lake City

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#35. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from New York in 2015-2019: 152 (#194 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Spokane to New York: 65 (#56 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 87 to Spokane
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#34. Anchorage, AK Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Anchorage in 2015-2019: 156 (#40 most common destination from Anchorage)
- Migration from Spokane to Anchorage: 117 (#38 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 39 to Spokane
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#33. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Olympia in 2015-2019: 162 (#22 most common destination from Olympia)
- Migration from Spokane to Olympia: 751 (#5 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 589 to Olympia
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#32. Salinas, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Salinas in 2015-2019: 164 (#38 most common destination from Salinas)
- Migration from Spokane to Salinas: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 164 to Spokane
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#31. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Oxnard in 2015-2019: 167 (#35 most common destination from Oxnard)
- Migration from Spokane to Oxnard: 35 (#76 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 132 to Spokane

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#30. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 176 (#36 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Spokane to Jacksonville: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 176 to Spokane
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#29. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 181 (#84 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Spokane to San Antonio: 57 (#62 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 124 to Spokane
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#28. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Washington in 2015-2019: 184 (#165 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Spokane to Washington: 132 (#32 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 52 to Spokane
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#27. Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Corpus Christi in 2015-2019: 200 (#18 most common destination from Corpus Christi)
- Migration from Spokane to Corpus Christi: 0 (#179 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 200 to Spokane
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#26. Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Urban Honolulu in 2015-2019: 201 (#58 most common destination from Urban Honolulu)
- Migration from Spokane to Urban Honolulu: 38 (#74 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 163 to Spokane

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#25. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Omaha in 2015-2019: 204 (#36 most common destination from Omaha)
- Migration from Spokane to Omaha: 27 (#89 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 177 to Spokane
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#24. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 209 (#46 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Spokane to Fayetteville: 134 (#31 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 75 to Spokane
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#23. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Chicago in 2015-2019: 221 (#157 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Spokane to Chicago: 122 (#37 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 99 to Spokane
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#22. Wenatchee, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Wenatchee in 2015-2019: 236 (#4 most common destination from Wenatchee)
- Migration from Spokane to Wenatchee: 145 (#26 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 91 to Spokane
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#21. Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Mount Vernon in 2015-2019: 240 (#3 most common destination from Mount Vernon)
- Migration from Spokane to Mount Vernon: 89 (#43 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 151 to Spokane

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#20. Missoula, MT Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Missoula in 2015-2019: 240 (#3 most common destination from Missoula)
- Migration from Spokane to Missoula: 149 (#24 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 91 to Spokane
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#19. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 243 (#81 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Spokane to San Francisco: 166 (#21 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 77 to Spokane
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#18. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Sacramento in 2015-2019: 252 (#54 most common destination from Sacramento)
- Migration from Spokane to Sacramento: 93 (#41 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 159 to Spokane
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#17. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Dallas in 2015-2019: 257 (#107 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Spokane to Dallas: 140 (#27 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 117 to Spokane
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#16. Salem, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Salem in 2015-2019: 285 (#7 most common destination from Salem)
- Migration from Spokane to Salem: 93 (#41 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 192 to Spokane

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

- Migration to Spokane from Denver in 2015-2019: 288 (#69 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Spokane to Denver: 124 (#36 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 164 to Spokane
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#14. Lewiston, ID-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Lewiston in 2015-2019: 298 (#1 most common destination from Lewiston)
- Migration from Spokane to Lewiston: 88 (#45 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 210 to Spokane
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#13. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Bremerton in 2015-2019: 304 (#9 most common destination from Bremerton)
- Migration from Spokane to Bremerton: 181 (#19 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 123 to Spokane
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#12. Walla Walla, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Walla Walla in 2015-2019: 326 (#4 most common destination from Walla Walla)
- Migration from Spokane to Walla Walla: 372 (#9 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 46 to Walla Walla
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#11. Boise City, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Boise City in 2015-2019: 332 (#13 most common destination from Boise City)
- Migration from Spokane to Boise City: 358 (#10 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 26 to Boise City

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#10. San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from San Diego in 2015-2019: 399 (#73 most common destination from San Diego)
- Migration from Spokane to San Diego: 46 (#66 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 353 to Spokane
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#9. Bellingham, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Bellingham in 2015-2019: 444 (#4 most common destination from Bellingham)
- Migration from Spokane to Bellingham: 703 (#6 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 259 to Bellingham
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#8. Yakima, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Yakima in 2015-2019: 629 (#3 most common destination from Yakima)
- Migration from Spokane to Yakima: 326 (#14 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 303 to Spokane
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#7. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Riverside in 2015-2019: 718 (#30 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Spokane to Riverside: 222 (#15 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 496 to Spokane
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#6. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 730 (#38 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Spokane to Phoenix: 1,035 (#2 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 305 to Phoenix

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#5. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 1,082 (#50 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Spokane to Los Angeles: 356 (#11 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 726 to Spokane
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#4. Kennewick-Richland, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Kennewick in 2015-2019: 1,447 (#1 most common destination from Kennewick)
- Migration from Spokane to Kennewick: 597 (#7 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 850 to Spokane
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#3. Coeur d'Alene, ID Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Coeur d'Alene in 2015-2019: 1,790 (#1 most common destination from Coeur d'Alene)
- Migration from Spokane to Coeur d'Alene: 762 (#4 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 1,028 to Spokane
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#2. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Portland in 2015-2019: 1,857 (#9 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Spokane to Portland: 847 (#3 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 1,010 to Spokane
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#1. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Spokane from Seattle in 2015-2019: 7,148 (#1 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Spokane to Seattle: 2,934 (#1 most common destination from Spokane)
- Net migration: 4,214 to Spokane

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