Metros sending the most people to Wheeling

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April 23, 2022
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Metros sending the most people to Wheeling

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

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#45. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from McAllen in 2015-2019: 10 (#107 most common destination from McAllen)
- Migration from Wheeling to McAllen: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 10 to Wheeling
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#44. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Boston in 2015-2019: 11 (#258 most common destination from Boston)
- Migration from Wheeling to Boston: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 11 to Wheeling
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#43. Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Louisville/Jefferson County in 2015-2019: 11 (#190 most common destination from Louisville/Jefferson County)
- Migration from Wheeling to Louisville/Jefferson County: 8 (#56 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 3 to Wheeling
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#42. Albuquerque, NM Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Albuquerque in 2015-2019: 11 (#182 most common destination from Albuquerque)
- Migration from Wheeling to Albuquerque: 63 (#16 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 52 to Albuquerque
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#41. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Atlanta in 2015-2019: 12 (#314 most common destination from Atlanta)
- Migration from Wheeling to Atlanta: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 12 to Wheeling

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#40. Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Colorado Springs in 2015-2019: 12 (#233 most common destination from Colorado Springs)
- Migration from Wheeling to Colorado Springs: 15 (#43 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 3 to Colorado Springs
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#39. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Minneapolis in 2015-2019: 13 (#255 most common destination from Minneapolis)
- Migration from Wheeling to Minneapolis: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 13 to Wheeling
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#38. Worcester, MA-CT Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Worcester in 2015-2019: 13 (#136 most common destination from Worcester)
- Migration from Wheeling to Worcester: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 13 to Wheeling
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#37. Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Buffalo in 2015-2019: 14 (#145 most common destination from Buffalo)
- Migration from Wheeling to Buffalo: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 14 to Wheeling
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#36. Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Riverside in 2015-2019: 14 (#260 most common destination from Riverside)
- Migration from Wheeling to Riverside: 9 (#54 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 5 to Wheeling

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#35. Rochester, NY Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Rochester in 2015-2019: 18 (#151 most common destination from Rochester)
- Migration from Wheeling to Rochester: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 18 to Wheeling
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#34. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Virginia Beach in 2015-2019: 20 (#231 most common destination from Virginia Beach)
- Migration from Wheeling to Virginia Beach: 23 (#36 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 3 to Virginia Beach
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#33. Prescott Valley-Prescott, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Prescott Valley in 2015-2019: 21 (#65 most common destination from Prescott Valley)
- Migration from Wheeling to Prescott Valley: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 21 to Wheeling
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#32. Beckley, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Beckley in 2015-2019: 22 (#33 most common destination from Beckley)
- Migration from Wheeling to Beckley: 70 (#12 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 48 to Beckley
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#31. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Charlotte in 2015-2019: 23 (#218 most common destination from Charlotte)
- Migration from Wheeling to Charlotte: 62 (#17 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 39 to Charlotte

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#30. Lynchburg, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Lynchburg in 2015-2019: 24 (#62 most common destination from Lynchburg)
- Migration from Wheeling to Lynchburg: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 24 to Wheeling
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#29. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Portland in 2015-2019: 25 (#206 most common destination from Portland)
- Migration from Wheeling to Portland: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 25 to Wheeling
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#28. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Chicago in 2015-2019: 25 (#303 most common destination from Chicago)
- Migration from Wheeling to Chicago: 56 (#19 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 31 to Chicago
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#27. Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Durham in 2015-2019: 26 (#117 most common destination from Durham)
- Migration from Wheeling to Durham: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 26 to Wheeling
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#26. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Dallas in 2015-2019: 29 (#275 most common destination from Dallas)
- Migration from Wheeling to Dallas: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 29 to Wheeling

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#25. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Tampa in 2015-2019: 29 (#233 most common destination from Tampa)
- Migration from Wheeling to Tampa: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 29 to Wheeling
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#24. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Los Angeles in 2015-2019: 31 (#292 most common destination from Los Angeles)
- Migration from Wheeling to Los Angeles: 34 (#25 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 3 to Los Angeles
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#23. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Washington in 2015-2019: 32 (#281 most common destination from Washington)
- Migration from Wheeling to Washington: 14 (#45 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 18 to Wheeling
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#22. Richmond, VA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Richmond in 2015-2019: 32 (#135 most common destination from Richmond)
- Migration from Wheeling to Richmond: 24 (#32 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 8 to Wheeling
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#21. Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Hagerstown in 2015-2019: 33 (#56 most common destination from Hagerstown)
- Migration from Wheeling to Hagerstown: 20 (#39 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 13 to Wheeling

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#20. Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Little Rock in 2015-2019: 36 (#95 most common destination from Little Rock)
- Migration from Wheeling to Little Rock: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 36 to Wheeling
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#19. Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Denver in 2015-2019: 38 (#222 most common destination from Denver)
- Migration from Wheeling to Denver: 24 (#32 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 14 to Wheeling
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#18. Lima, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Lima in 2015-2019: 41 (#19 most common destination from Lima)
- Migration from Wheeling to Lima: 64 (#15 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 23 to Lima
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#17. Dayton-Kettering, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Dayton in 2015-2019: 41 (#91 most common destination from Dayton)
- Migration from Wheeling to Dayton: 101 (#8 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 60 to Dayton
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#16. Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Phoenix in 2015-2019: 43 (#251 most common destination from Phoenix)
- Migration from Wheeling to Phoenix: 16 (#42 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 27 to Wheeling

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#15. Akron, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Akron in 2015-2019: 51 (#67 most common destination from Akron)
- Migration from Wheeling to Akron: 61 (#18 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 10 to Akron
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#14. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from New York in 2015-2019: 58 (#256 most common destination from New York)
- Migration from Wheeling to New York: 5 (#58 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 53 to Wheeling
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#13. Springfield, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Springfield in 2015-2019: 59 (#9 most common destination from Springfield)
- Migration from Wheeling to Springfield: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 59 to Wheeling
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#12. Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Parkersburg in 2015-2019: 61 (#11 most common destination from Parkersburg)
- Migration from Wheeling to Parkersburg: 40 (#22 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 21 to Wheeling
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#11. Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Cincinnati in 2015-2019: 64 (#126 most common destination from Cincinnati)
- Migration from Wheeling to Cincinnati: 134 (#5 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 70 to Cincinnati

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#10. Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Pensacola in 2015-2019: 69 (#89 most common destination from Pensacola)
- Migration from Wheeling to Pensacola: 0 (#76 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 69 to Wheeling
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#9. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Youngstown in 2015-2019: 84 (#27 most common destination from Youngstown)
- Migration from Wheeling to Youngstown: 95 (#9 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 11 to Youngstown
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#8. Charleston, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Charleston in 2015-2019: 102 (#18 most common destination from Charleston)
- Migration from Wheeling to Charleston: 65 (#14 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 37 to Wheeling
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#7. Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Huntington in 2015-2019: 157 (#14 most common destination from Huntington)
- Migration from Wheeling to Huntington: 55 (#20 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 102 to Wheeling
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#6. Canton-Massillon, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Canton in 2015-2019: 187 (#11 most common destination from Canton)
- Migration from Wheeling to Canton: 68 (#13 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 119 to Wheeling

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#5. Morgantown, WV Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Morgantown in 2015-2019: 190 (#8 most common destination from Morgantown)
- Migration from Wheeling to Morgantown: 301 (#2 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 111 to Morgantown
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#4. Columbus, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Columbus in 2015-2019: 192 (#57 most common destination from Columbus)
- Migration from Wheeling to Columbus: 210 (#4 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 18 to Columbus
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#3. Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Pittsburgh in 2015-2019: 258 (#55 most common destination from Pittsburgh)
- Migration from Wheeling to Pittsburgh: 270 (#3 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 12 to Pittsburgh
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#2. Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Cleveland in 2015-2019: 288 (#42 most common destination from Cleveland)
- Migration from Wheeling to Cleveland: 104 (#7 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 184 to Wheeling
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#1. Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metro Area

- Migration to Wheeling from Weirton in 2015-2019: 691 (#1 most common destination from Weirton)
- Migration from Wheeling to Weirton: 581 (#1 most common destination from Wheeling)
- Net migration: 110 to Wheeling

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