Overall Ranking & Category Rankings

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CITY FINAL RANK Booksellers Education Internet Library Magazine Newspaper TOTAL
Washington, DC 1 16 5 1 15 1 4 42
Seattle, WA 2 6 1 6 6 12 20 51
Minneapolis, MN 3 4 11 27.5 11 10 2 65.5
Atlanta, GA 4.5 8.5 6 21 31 6 4 76.5
Pittsburgh, PA 4.5 7 8 38.5 2 7 14 76.5
Denver, CO 6 11 20 11 8 22 6.5 78.5
St. Paul, MN 7 1 19 27.5 19 8 6.5 81
Boston, MA 8 19 27 2 17 5 15.5 85.5
St. Louis, MO 9 5 47 26 3 2 8 91
San Francisco, CA 10 12 13 6 16 17 28 92
Portland, OR 11 10 4 15 13 27 23.5 92.5
Cincinnati, OH 12 8.5 39.5 16 7 10 17 98
Kansas City, MO 13 41 25 24 5 28 21.5 144.5
Cleveland, OH 14 30.5 72 44 1 3.5 9 160
Baltimore, MD 15 20 54 9 33 19 30.5 165.5
New York City, NY 16 68 44 3 24 3.5 27 169.5
Honolulu CDP, HI 17 61 22 38.5 26 13 10.5 171
Lexington-Fayette, KY 18 24.5 10 55 22.5 24.5 41.5 178
New Orleans, LA 19 15 31 20 41 37 35.5 179.5
Virginia Beach, VA 20 59 14.5 12 25 34 35.5 180
Austin, TX 21.5 47.5 17 6 35 21 54 180.5
Nashville-Davidson, TN 21.5 51 26 33 14 10 46.5 180.5
Raleigh, NC 23 32 3 42 46 29 32 184
Tulsa, OK 24 38 33 51.5 9 16 41.5 189
Tampa, FL 25 27 29 48 49.5 23 15.5 192
Columbus, OH 26 60 21 23 12 26 52 194
Oakland, CA 27 2 36 6 34 45 73 196
Chicago, IL 28.5 54.5 39.5 14 47.5 14.5 29 199
Colorado Springs, CO 28.5 50 7 25 21 38 58 199
Lincoln, NE 30 42 9 68 18 14.5 49 200.5
Miami, FL 31 13 71 29 57 20 18 208
San Diego, CA 32 43 16 19 43 45 51 217
Buffalo, NY 33 14 51 30 65 48 10.5 218.5
Philadelphia, PA 34 52 59 10 38 18 44 221
Newark, NJ 35 3 76 68 37 45 1 230
Indianapolis, IN 36 49 46 45 20 31.5 43 234.5
Dallas, TX 37 62.5 61 17.5 29 47 23.5 240.5
Omaha, NE 38.5 39 30 68 28 42.5 33.5 241
San Jose, CA 38.5 67 34 6 53 68 13 241
Sacramento, CA 40 35 48 36.5 72 33 19 243.5
Detroit, MI 41 37 73 32 36 57 12 247
Tucson, AZ 42 45 49 31 32 36 56.5 249.5
Plano, TX 43 28 2 68 27 52 73 250
Toledo, OH 44 56 55.5 34 10 71 26 252.5
Albuquerque, NM 45 34 18 53 51.5 39.5 60 256
Louisville-Jefferson Co.,KY 46 40 35 51.5 39 53 38 256.5
Fort Wayne, IN 47.5 53 39.5 68 4 55 39 258.5
Milwaukee, WI 47.5 57 63 49 40 24.5 25 258.5
Fort Worth, TX 49 54.5 63 17.5 45 49 37 266
Greensboro, NC 50 46 23.5 57 63 31.5 49 270
Oklahoma City, OK 51 72 42.5 40.5 30 41 49 275
Charlotte, NC 52 75 12 35 59 42.5 53 276.5
Las Vegas, NV 53.5 47.5 60 40.5 56 39.5 33.5 277
Santa Ana, CA 53.5 21 77 68 77 30 4 277
Jersey City, NJ 55 18 28 68 49.5 60 68 291.5
Anchorage, AK 56.5 44 14.5 68 51.5 59 55 292
Houston, TX 56.5 62.5 55.5 13 70 51 40 292
Jacksonville, FL 58 69 42.5 46 22.5 50 65.5 295.5
Phoenix, AZ 59 66 58 22 60 54 46.5 306.5
Henderson, NV 60 36 23.5 68 54 61 73 315.5
Riverside, CA 61 29 66 68 66 68 21.5 318.5
Wichita, KS 62 58 32 68 42 65.5 56.5 322
Arlington, TX 63 30.5 39.5 68 58 56 73 325
Los Angeles, CA 64 73 52.5 43 69 58 30.5 326
Memphis, TN 65 64.5 57 56 55 35 62 329.5
Glendale, AZ 66 23 63 68 44 62.5 73 333.5
Long Beach, CA 67 33 52.5 68 61 68 60 342.5
Mesa, AZ 68 17 37 68 73 76.5 73 344.5
Aurora, CO 69 26 45 68 76 64 73 352
Chula Vista, CA 70.5 22 50 68 74 75 73 362
Fresno, CA 70.5 64.5 75 58 47.5 72 45 362
Anaheim, CA 72 24.5 70 68 68 65.5 73 369
San Antonio, TX 73 76 65 50 62 62.5 60 375.5
El Paso, TX 74 77 67 47 64 73 63 391
Stockton, CA 75 71 74 36.5 75 76.5 65.5 398.5
Corpus Christi, TX 76 70 68 68 67 70 64 407
Bakersfield, CA 77 74 69 54 71 74 67 409