Where people in Parkersburg are moving to most

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June 22, 2022
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Where people in Parkersburg are moving to most

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

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#41. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Youngstown in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Youngstown to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 10 to Youngstown
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#40. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Riverside in 2015-2019: 10
- Migration from Riverside to Parkersburg: 8 (#284 most common destination from Riverside)
- Net migration: 2 to Riverside
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#39. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Tampa in 2015-2019: 11
- Migration from Tampa to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 11 to Tampa
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#38. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Los Angeles to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Los Angeles
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#37. Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI Metro Area

- Migration to Milwaukee in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Milwaukee to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Milwaukee

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#36. Savannah, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Savannah in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Savannah to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 12 to Savannah
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#35. Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Hagerstown in 2015-2019: 12
- Migration from Hagerstown to Parkersburg: 39 (#49 most common destination from Hagerstown)
- Net migration: 27 to Parkersburg
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#34. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Houston in 2015-2019: 13
- Migration from Houston to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 13 to Houston
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#33. Cumberland, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Cumberland in 2015-2019: 14
- Migration from Cumberland to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 14 to Cumberland
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#32. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area

- Migration to North Port in 2015-2019: 18
- Migration from North Port to Parkersburg: 42 (#106 most common destination from North Port)
- Net migration: 24 to Parkersburg

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#31. Port St. Lucie, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Port St. Lucie in 2015-2019: 19
- Migration from Port St. Lucie to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 19 to Port St. Lucie
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#30. Bloomington, IL Metro Area

- Migration to Bloomington in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Bloomington to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Bloomington
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#29. Staunton, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Staunton in 2015-2019: 20
- Migration from Staunton to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 20 to Staunton
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#28. Toledo, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Toledo in 2015-2019: 22
- Migration from Toledo to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 22 to Toledo
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#27. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Durham in 2015-2019: 24
- Migration from Durham to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 24 to Durham

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#26. Jacksonville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 30
- Migration from Jacksonville to Parkersburg: 36 (#173 most common destination from Jacksonville)
- Net migration: 6 to Parkersburg
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#25. Montgomery, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Montgomery in 2015-2019: 31
- Migration from Montgomery to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 31 to Montgomery
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#24. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

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

- Migration to Canton in 2015-2019: 33
- Migration from Canton to Parkersburg: 10 (#83 most common destination from Canton)
- Net migration: 23 to Canton
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#22. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

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

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#21. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Cape Coral in 2015-2019: 35
- Migration from Cape Coral to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 35 to Cape Coral
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#20. Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Charleston to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Charleston
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#19. Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metro Area

- Migration to Florence in 2015-2019: 36
- Migration from Florence to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 36 to Florence
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#18. Beckley, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Beckley in 2015-2019: 37
- Migration from Beckley to Parkersburg: 142 (#8 most common destination from Beckley)
- Net migration: 105 to Parkersburg
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#17. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

- Migration to Hilton Head Island in 2015-2019: 38
- Migration from Hilton Head Island to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 38 to Hilton Head Island

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#16. Lynchburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 42
- Migration from Lynchburg to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 42 to Lynchburg
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#15. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Charlotte in 2015-2019: 45
- Migration from Charlotte to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 45 to Charlotte
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#14. Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Weirton in 2015-2019: 47
- Migration from Weirton to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 47 to Weirton
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#13. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Palm Bay in 2015-2019: 48
- Migration from Palm Bay to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 48 to Palm Bay
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#12. Akron, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Akron in 2015-2019: 53
- Migration from Akron to Parkersburg: 27 (#98 most common destination from Akron)
- Net migration: 26 to Akron

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#11. Wheeling, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling in 2015-2019: 61
- Migration from Wheeling to Parkersburg: 40 (#22 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 21 to Wheeling
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#10. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 62
- Migration from Virginia Beach to Parkersburg: 9 (#264 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Net migration: 53 to Virginia Beach
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#9. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Columbus in 2015-2019: 63
- Migration from Columbus to Parkersburg: 81 (#103 most common destination from Columbus)
- Net migration: 18 to Parkersburg
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#8. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Lakeland in 2015-2019: 63
- Migration from Lakeland to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 63 to Lakeland
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#7. Jacksonville, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Jacksonville in 2015-2019: 65
- Migration from Jacksonville to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 65 to Jacksonville

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#6. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Washington in 2015-2019: 81
- Migration from Washington to Parkersburg: 35 (#276 most common destination from Washington)
- Net migration: 46 to Washington
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#5. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Chicago in 2015-2019: 89
- Migration from Chicago to Parkersburg: 12 (#330 most common destination from Chicago)
- Net migration: 77 to Chicago
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#4. Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Myrtle Beach in 2015-2019: 98
- Migration from Myrtle Beach to Parkersburg: 0
- Net migration: 98 to Myrtle Beach
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#3. Charleston, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Charleston in 2015-2019: 238
- Migration from Charleston to Parkersburg: 252 (#6 most common destination from Charleston)
- Net migration: 14 to Parkersburg
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#2. Morgantown, WV Metro Area

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

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#1. Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Huntington in 2015-2019: 322
- Migration from Huntington to Parkersburg: 164 (#13 most common destination from Huntington)
- Net migration: 158 to Huntington

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