Metros sending the most people to Parkersburg

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April 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Parkersburg

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

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

- Migration to Parkersburg from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 10 (#319 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Atlanta: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 10 to Parkersburg
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#32. Jackson, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Jackson in 2015-2019: 10 (#51 most common destination from Jackson)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Jackson: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 10 to Parkersburg
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#31. Canton-Massillon, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Canton in 2015-2019: 10 (#83 most common destination from Canton)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Canton: 33 (#22 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 23 to Canton
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#30. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from New York in 2015-2019: 12 (#327 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Parkersburg to New York: 31 (#24 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 19 to New York
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#29. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 12 (#211 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Cleveland: 33 (#22 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 21 to Cleveland

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#28. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Chicago in 2015-2019: 12 (#330 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Chicago: 89 (#5 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 77 to Chicago
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#27. Lincoln, NE Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Lincoln in 2015-2019: 13 (#98 most common destination from Lincoln)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Lincoln: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 13 to Parkersburg
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#26. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Philadelphia in 2015-2019: 13 (#274 most common destination from Philadelphia)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Philadelphia: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 13 to Parkersburg
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#25. Las Cruces, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Las Cruces in 2015-2019: 14 (#69 most common destination from Las Cruces)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Las Cruces: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 14 to Parkersburg
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#24. Fayetteville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Fayetteville in 2015-2019: 15 (#162 most common destination from Fayetteville)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Fayetteville: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 15 to Parkersburg

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#23. Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Nashville in 2015-2019: 15 (#228 most common destination from Nashville)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Nashville: 6 (#49 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 9 to Parkersburg
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#22. Winchester, VA-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Winchester in 2015-2019: 15 (#50 most common destination from Winchester)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Winchester: 8 (#44 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 7 to Parkersburg
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#21. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Detroit in 2015-2019: 15 (#239 most common destination from Detroit)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Detroit: 9 (#42 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 6 to Parkersburg
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#20. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Dayton in 2015-2019: 20 (#133 most common destination from Dayton)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Dayton: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 20 to Parkersburg
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#19. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Pensacola in 2015-2019: 21 (#142 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Pensacola: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 21 to Parkersburg

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#18. Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Gulfport in 2015-2019: 21 (#109 most common destination from Gulfport)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Gulfport: 7 (#45 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 14 to Parkersburg
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#17. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Seattle in 2015-2019: 23 (#250 most common destination from Seattle)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Seattle: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 23 to Parkersburg
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#16. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Miami in 2015-2019: 25 (#255 most common destination from Miami)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Miami: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 25 to Parkersburg
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#15. Akron, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Akron in 2015-2019: 27 (#98 most common destination from Akron)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Akron: 53 (#12 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 26 to Akron
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#14. Yuba City, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Yuba City in 2015-2019: 28 (#48 most common destination from Yuba City)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Yuba City: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 28 to Parkersburg

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#13. Lafayette, LA Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Lafayette in 2015-2019: 35 (#54 most common destination from Lafayette)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Lafayette: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 35 to Parkersburg
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#12. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Washington in 2015-2019: 35 (#276 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Washington: 81 (#6 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 46 to Washington
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#11. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 36 (#173 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Jacksonville: 30 (#26 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 6 to Parkersburg
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#10. Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Hagerstown in 2015-2019: 39 (#49 most common destination from Hagerstown)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Hagerstown: 12 (#36 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 27 to Parkersburg
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#9. Wheeling, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Wheeling in 2015-2019: 40 (#22 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Wheeling: 61 (#11 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 21 to Wheeling

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#8. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from North Port in 2015-2019: 42 (#106 most common destination from North Port)
- Migration from Parkersburg to North Port: 18 (#32 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 24 to Parkersburg
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#7. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 44 (#165 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Pittsburgh: 3 (#54 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 41 to Parkersburg
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#6. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Columbus in 2015-2019: 81 (#103 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Columbus: 63 (#8 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 18 to Parkersburg
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#5. San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from San Francisco in 2015-2019: 97 (#127 most common destination from San Francisco)
- Migration from Parkersburg to San Francisco: 0 (#76 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 97 to Parkersburg
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#4. Morgantown, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Morgantown in 2015-2019: 116 (#12 most common destination from Morgantown)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Morgantown: 269 (#2 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 153 to Morgantown

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#3. Beckley, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Beckley in 2015-2019: 142 (#8 most common destination from Beckley)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Beckley: 37 (#18 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 105 to Parkersburg
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#2. Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Huntington in 2015-2019: 164 (#13 most common destination from Huntington)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Huntington: 322 (#1 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 158 to Huntington
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#1. Charleston, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Parkersburg from Charleston in 2015-2019: 252 (#6 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Parkersburg to Charleston: 238 (#3 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Net migration: 14 to Parkersburg

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