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    Portland Named the Best City for Coffee Lovers

  • Industry News September 28, 2016
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    Portland, Oregon, has the most coffee and tea manufacturers per 100,000 residents.

    In honor of National Coffee Day on Thursday, WalletHub’s number crunchers compared the 100 largest cities to determine the best local coffee scenes in America. Their data set of 12 key indicators of a top coffee city ranges from “number of coffee shops, coffee houses and cafés per capita” to “average price of a coffee pack” to “Google search average for the word ‘coffee.’” In addition, the company compiled a list of top coffee retailers extending special savings during the holiday.

    Here’s what they found:

    1. Portland, Oregon
    2. Seattle
    3. Minneapolis
    4. Pittsburgh
    5. Orlando
    6. San Francisco
    7. New Orleans
    8. Madison, Wisconsin
    9. Cincinnati
    10. Scottsdale
    11. Oakland
    12. St. Louis
    13. Tampa
    14. Atlanta
    15. Boise, Idaho
    16. Anchorage, Alaska
    17. Denver
    18. Reno, Nevada
    19. Honolulu
    20. Miami

    Best vs. Worst

    Louisville, Kentucy, average price for a cappuccino, $2.83, which is 1.7 times lower than in Honolulu, the city with the highest, $4.69.

    Hialeah, Floria, has the lowest average price per pack of coffee, $3.47, which is 2.2 times lower than in Honolulu, the city with the highest, $7.56.

    Portland, Oregon, has the most coffee shops, coffeehouses and cafés per 100,000 residents, 101.71, which is 32.5 times higher than in Laredo, Texas, the city with the fewest, 3.13.

    Portland, Oregon, has the most coffee and tea manufacturers per 100,000 residents, which is 38 times higher than in Riverside and San Bernardino, California, the cities with the fewest.

    News and information presented in this release has not been corroborated by QSR, Food News Media, or Journalistic, Inc.