Best Coffee Cities In America
Americans are consuming 491 million cups of coffee every day.
The personal finance website WalletHub released its report on 2023’s Best Coffee Cities in America, as well as expert commentary.
To determine the best local coffee scenes in America, WalletHub compared the 100 largest cities across 12 key indicators of a strong coffee culture. The data set ranges from coffee shops, coffee houses, and cafés per capita to the average price per pack of coffee.
Top 20 Cities for Coffee Lovers
|1. San Francisco, CA||11. San Diego, CA|
|2. Portland, OR||12. Miami, FL|
|3. Seattle, WA||13. Las Vegas, NV|
|4. Orlando, FL||14. Atlanta, GA|
|5. Honolulu, HI||15. Long Beach, CA|
|6. Tampa, FL||16. Denver, CO|
|7. Austin, TX||17. Boston, MA|
|8. Oakland, CA||18. Los Angeles, CA|
|9. New Orleans, LA||19. Sacramento, CA|
|10. Pittsburgh, PA||20. Dallas, TX|
Best vs. Worst
- Raleigh, North Carolina, has the lowest average price for a pack of coffee, $3.54, which is 2.4 times lower than in Honolulu, the city with the highest at $8.59.
- Fremont, California, has the highest average annual spending on coffee per household, $229.62, which is 3.5 times higher than in Hialeah, Florida, the city with the lowest at $65.06.
- Gilbert, Arizona, has the highest share of households that own a single-cup/pod-brewing coffee maker, 31.51 percent, which is 1.9 times higher than in Hialeah, Florida, the city with the lowest at 16.51 percent.
- Orlando, Florida, has the most coffee shops, coffee houses, and cafés (per square root of population), 0.4360, which is 5.5 times more than in Laredo, Texas, the city with the fewest at 0.0793.
- Portland, Oregon, has the most coffee and tea manufacturers (per square root of population), 0.0209, which is 20.9 times more than Tulsa, Oklahoma, the city with the fewest at 0.0010.
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