Based on flags sold, Virginia Beach is the most patriotic city in America

Based on flags sold, Virginia Beach is the most patriotic city in America

Based on flags sold, Virginia Beach is the most patriotic city in America

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on July 4, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Updated Friday, Jul 4 at 7:42 PM

VIRGINIA BEACH -- Just in time for this Independence Day weekend, Parade Magazine reported in it's July 1 issue that based on one measurement, Virginia Beach is considered the most patriotic city in America.

The measurement standard comes from Amazon.com, which "unveiled their list of the Top 20 Most Patriotic Cities in the U.S. based on a comparison of America-themed flag sales between Jan. 1. and June 24 on a per capita basis among cities with more than 400,000 residents."

Virginia Beach, Va. topped the list with the most flag sales per resident.

Here’s their full list of the Top 20 Most Patriotic Cities:

1. Virginia Beach, VA
2. Miami, FL
3. Washington, D.C.
4. Atlanta, GA
5. Las Vegas, NV
6. Tucson, AZ
7. Charlotte, N.C.
8. Seattle, WA
9. San Diego, CA
10. Raleigh, N.C.
11. Austin, TX
12. Jacksonville, FL
13. Colorado Springs, CO
14. Portland, OR
15. San Jose, CA
16. Indianapolis, IN
17. Omaha, NE
18. Columbus, OH
19. Long Beach, CA
20. Baltimore, MD

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