Where people in Milwaukee County, WI are moving to most

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September 20, 2022
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Where people in Milwaukee County, WI are moving to most

To learn more about migration patterns in the U.S., Stacker compiled a list of where people in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin are moving to the most using data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Counties and county equivalents are ranked by the estimated number of people who moved to the county from Milwaukee County, WI between 2015 and 2019. Ties were broken by gross migration.

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#30. Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

- Migration to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in 2015-2019: 224
- Migration from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 20
- Net migration: 204 to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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#29. Osceola County, Florida

- Migration to Osceola County, Florida in 2015-2019: 230
- Migration from Osceola County, Florida to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 63
- Net migration: 167 to Osceola County, Florida
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#28. La Crosse County, Wisconsin

- Migration to La Crosse County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 233
- Migration from La Crosse County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 275
- Net migration: 42 to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
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#27. Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

- Migration to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina in 2015-2019: 242
- Migration from Mecklenburg County, North Carolina to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 22
- Net migration: 220 to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
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#26. Tarrant County, Texas

- Migration to Tarrant County, Texas in 2015-2019: 242
- Migration from Tarrant County, Texas to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 63
- Net migration: 179 to Tarrant County, Texas
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#25. St. Louis County, Missouri

- Migration to St. Louis County, Missouri in 2015-2019: 262
- Migration from St. Louis County, Missouri to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 211
- Net migration: 51 to St. Louis County, Missouri
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#24. Lee County, Florida

- Migration to Lee County, Florida in 2015-2019: 279
- Migration from Lee County, Florida to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 0
- Net migration: 279 to Lee County, Florida
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#23. Dodge County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Dodge County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 307
- Migration from Dodge County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 202
- Net migration: 105 to Dodge County, Wisconsin
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#22. Sheboygan County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Sheboygan County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 317
- Migration from Sheboygan County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 737
- Net migration: 420 to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
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#21. Howard County, Maryland

- Migration to Howard County, Maryland in 2015-2019: 331
- Migration from Howard County, Maryland to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 0
- Net migration: 331 to Howard County, Maryland
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#20. Pinal County, Arizona

- Migration to Pinal County, Arizona in 2015-2019: 341
- Migration from Pinal County, Arizona to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 0
- Net migration: 341 to Pinal County, Arizona
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#19. Rock County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Rock County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 343
- Migration from Rock County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 177
- Net migration: 166 to Rock County, Wisconsin
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#18. Lake County, Illinois

- Migration to Lake County, Illinois in 2015-2019: 362
- Migration from Lake County, Illinois to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 860
- Net migration: 498 to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
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#17. Marion County, Indiana

- Migration to Marion County, Indiana in 2015-2019: 369
- Migration from Marion County, Indiana to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 134
- Net migration: 235 to Marion County, Indiana
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#16. Outagamie County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Outagamie County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 369
- Migration from Outagamie County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 271
- Net migration: 98 to Outagamie County, Wisconsin
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#15. Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 376
- Migration from Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 361
- Net migration: 15 to Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
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#14. Jefferson County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Jefferson County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 399
- Migration from Jefferson County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 173
- Net migration: 226 to Jefferson County, Wisconsin
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#13. Kenosha County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Kenosha County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 407
- Migration from Kenosha County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 853
- Net migration: 446 to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
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#12. Jackson County, Missouri

- Migration to Jackson County, Missouri in 2015-2019: 416
- Migration from Jackson County, Missouri to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 13
- Net migration: 403 to Jackson County, Missouri
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#11. Winnebago County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Winnebago County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 605
- Migration from Winnebago County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 431
- Net migration: 174 to Winnebago County, Wisconsin
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#10. Maricopa County, Arizona

- Migration to Maricopa County, Arizona in 2015-2019: 662
- Migration from Maricopa County, Arizona to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 386
- Net migration: 276 to Maricopa County, Arizona
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#9. Hennepin County, Minnesota

- Migration to Hennepin County, Minnesota in 2015-2019: 698
- Migration from Hennepin County, Minnesota to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 285
- Net migration: 413 to Hennepin County, Minnesota
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#8. Brown County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Brown County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 841
- Migration from Brown County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 482
- Net migration: 359 to Brown County, Wisconsin
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#7. Walworth County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Walworth County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 848
- Migration from Walworth County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 492
- Net migration: 356 to Walworth County, Wisconsin
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#6. Washington County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Washington County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 1,050
- Migration from Washington County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 960
- Net migration: 90 to Washington County, Wisconsin
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#5. Cook County, Illinois

- Migration to Cook County, Illinois in 2015-2019: 1,386
- Migration from Cook County, Illinois to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 2,478
- Net migration: 1,092 to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
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#4. Dane County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Dane County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 1,392
- Migration from Dane County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 1,646
- Net migration: 254 to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
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#3. Racine County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Racine County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 2,303
- Migration from Racine County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 2,076
- Net migration: 227 to Racine County, Wisconsin
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#2. Ozaukee County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Ozaukee County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 2,441
- Migration from Ozaukee County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 1,000
- Net migration: 1,441 to Ozaukee County, Wisconsin
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#1. Waukesha County, Wisconsin

- Migration to Waukesha County, Wisconsin in 2015-2019: 9,653
- Migration from Waukesha County, Wisconsin to Milwaukee County, Wisconsin: 6,158
- Net migration: 3,495 to Waukesha County, Wisconsin

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