Top 5 Most Well Read Cities in the U.S., probably the largest book selling company in the world, recently released data showing the most well read cities in America. The list is based on per capita sales from cities with over 500,000 residents. Data was collected based on purchases of books, magazines, newspapers, and e-books over the course of one year. We may not know what they’re reading, but we know they’re reading, and that’s good enough for us.

Here are the top 5 most well read cities: 

Seattle, Washington

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Portland, Oregon

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Washington D.C.

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San Francisco, California

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Austin, Texas

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To see the full top 20 list of most well read cities click here


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