Metros sending the most people to Beckley

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June 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Beckley

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

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#49. Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Greensboro in 2015-2019: 10 (#130 most common destination from Greensboro)
- Migration from Beckley to Greensboro: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 10 to Beckley
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#48. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 10 (#195 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Migration from Beckley to Louisville/Jefferson County: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 10 to Beckley
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#47. Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Memphis in 2015-2019: 10 (#202 most common destination from Memphis)
- Migration from Beckley to Memphis: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 10 to Beckley
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#46. Lynchburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 10 (#88 most common destination from Lynchburg)
- Migration from Beckley to Lynchburg: 4 (#57 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 6 to Beckley
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#45. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 10 (#178 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Beckley to Fayetteville: 10 (#45 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 0 to Beckley

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#44. Toledo, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Toledo in 2015-2019: 12 (#126 most common destination from Toledo)
- Migration from Beckley to Toledo: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 12 to Beckley
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#43. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Dayton in 2015-2019: 12 (#156 most common destination from Dayton)
- Migration from Beckley to Dayton: 17 (#40 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 5 to Dayton
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#42. Asheville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Asheville in 2015-2019: 13 (#117 most common destination from Asheville)
- Migration from Beckley to Asheville: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 13 to Beckley
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#41. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Seattle in 2015-2019: 13 (#284 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Beckley to Seattle: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 13 to Beckley
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#40. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Tampa in 2015-2019: 13 (#288 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Beckley to Tampa: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 13 to Beckley

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#39. Cumberland, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Cumberland in 2015-2019: 15 (#31 most common destination from Cumberland)
- Migration from Beckley to Cumberland: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 15 to Beckley
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#38. Grants Pass, OR Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Grants Pass in 2015-2019: 15 (#26 most common destination from Grants Pass)
- Migration from Beckley to Grants Pass: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 15 to Beckley
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#37. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Orlando in 2015-2019: 15 (#244 most common destination from Orlando)
- Migration from Beckley to Orlando: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 15 to Beckley
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#36. Yakima, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Yakima in 2015-2019: 15 (#46 most common destination from Yakima)
- Migration from Beckley to Yakima: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 15 to Beckley
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#35. Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Greenville in 2015-2019: 15 (#137 most common destination from Greenville)
- Migration from Beckley to Greenville: 163 (#5 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 148 to Greenville

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

- Migration to Beckley from New York in 2015-2019: 16 (#315 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Beckley to New York: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 16 to Beckley
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#33. Champaign-Urbana, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Champaign in 2015-2019: 19 (#94 most common destination from Champaign)
- Migration from Beckley to Champaign: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 19 to Beckley
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#32. Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Winston in 2015-2019: 19 (#96 most common destination from Winston)
- Migration from Beckley to Winston: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 19 to Beckley
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#31. Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Lansing in 2015-2019: 20 (#95 most common destination from Lansing)
- Migration from Beckley to Lansing: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 20 to Beckley
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#30. Florence, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Florence in 2015-2019: 21 (#51 most common destination from Florence)
- Migration from Beckley to Florence: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 21 to Beckley

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

- Migration to Beckley from Denver in 2015-2019: 22 (#255 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Beckley to Denver: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 22 to Beckley
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#28. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from North Port in 2015-2019: 22 (#147 most common destination from North Port)
- Migration from Beckley to North Port: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 22 to Beckley
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#27. Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Lexington in 2015-2019: 24 (#100 most common destination from Lexington)
- Migration from Beckley to Lexington: 43 (#22 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 19 to Lexington
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#26. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Charleston in 2015-2019: 25 (#131 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Beckley to Charleston: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 25 to Beckley
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#25. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Detroit in 2015-2019: 25 (#214 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Beckley to Detroit: 4 (#57 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 21 to Beckley

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#24. Roanoke, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Roanoke in 2015-2019: 25 (#66 most common destination from Roanoke)
- Migration from Beckley to Roanoke: 10 (#45 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 15 to Beckley
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#23. Alexandria, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Alexandria in 2015-2019: 28 (#30 most common destination from Alexandria)
- Migration from Beckley to Alexandria: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 28 to Beckley
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#22. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 29 (#182 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Beckley to Pittsburgh: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 29 to Beckley
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#21. Kingsport-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Kingsport in 2015-2019: 31 (#53 most common destination from Kingsport)
- Migration from Beckley to Kingsport: 46 (#20 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 15 to Kingsport
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#20. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from San Antonio in 2015-2019: 34 (#200 most common destination from San Antonio)
- Migration from Beckley to San Antonio: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 34 to Beckley

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#19. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 35 (#194 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Beckley to Charlotte: 153 (#6 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 118 to Charlotte
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#18. Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Parkersburg in 2015-2019: 37 (#18 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Migration from Beckley to Parkersburg: 142 (#8 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 105 to Parkersburg
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#17. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Nashville in 2015-2019: 39 (#165 most common destination from Nashville)
- Migration from Beckley to Nashville: 39 (#24 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 0 to Beckley
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#16. Danville, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Danville in 2015-2019: 40 (#12 most common destination from Danville)
- Migration from Beckley to Danville: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 40 to Beckley
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#15. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 42 (#179 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Beckley to Virginia Beach: 65 (#16 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 23 to Virginia Beach

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#14. Blacksburg-Christiansburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Blacksburg in 2015-2019: 47 (#38 most common destination from Blacksburg)
- Migration from Beckley to Blacksburg: 147 (#7 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 100 to Blacksburg
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#13. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 51 (#150 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Beckley to Colorado Springs: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 51 to Beckley
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#12. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Crestview in 2015-2019: 57 (#71 most common destination from Crestview)
- Migration from Beckley to Crestview: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 57 to Beckley
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#11. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 58 (#72 most common destination from Myrtle Beach)
- Migration from Beckley to Myrtle Beach: 9 (#48 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 49 to Beckley
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#10. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 61 (#120 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Beckley to Cleveland: 20 (#35 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 41 to Beckley

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#9. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Columbus in 2015-2019: 65 (#120 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Beckley to Columbus: 2 (#60 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 63 to Beckley
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#8. Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Hagerstown in 2015-2019: 66 (#30 most common destination from Hagerstown)
- Migration from Beckley to Hagerstown: 108 (#11 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 42 to Hagerstown
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#7. Wheeling, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Wheeling in 2015-2019: 70 (#12 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Migration from Beckley to Wheeling: 22 (#33 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 48 to Beckley
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#6. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Washington in 2015-2019: 70 (#239 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Beckley to Washington: 258 (#3 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 188 to Washington
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#5. Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Huntington in 2015-2019: 87 (#28 most common destination from Huntington)
- Migration from Beckley to Huntington: 528 (#2 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 441 to Huntington

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#4. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 90 (#191 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Beckley to Atlanta: 8 (#50 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 82 to Beckley
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#3. Morgantown, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Morgantown in 2015-2019: 92 (#16 most common destination from Morgantown)
- Migration from Beckley to Morgantown: 232 (#4 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 140 to Morgantown
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#2. Morristown, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Morristown in 2015-2019: 110 (#10 most common destination from Morristown)
- Migration from Beckley to Morristown: 0 (#80 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 110 to Beckley
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#1. Charleston, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley from Charleston in 2015-2019: 568 (#2 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Beckley to Charleston: 600 (#1 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 32 to Charleston

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