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Old 02-10-2012, 08:45 PM
 
Location: Virginia Highland, GA
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This truly shows how big a metro area actually is.

TV Markets 2011, Designated Market Areas, Nielsen DMA rankings

Last edited by Bo; 02-10-2012 at 11:40 PM.. Reason: Moved from General US, due to ensuing discussion being a competitive comparison, rather than demographics.
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Old 02-10-2012, 09:01 PM
 
Location: Up on the moon laughing down on you
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This truly shows how big a metro area actually is.

TV Markets 2011, Designated Market Areas, Nielsen DMA rankings
Sure, Tampa truly feels bigger than South Florida. DFW feels bigger than The Bay Area???

Puhlease.
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Old 02-10-2012, 09:19 PM
 
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On the local news they said Harrisburg was larger than Las Vegas, guess that's no longer the case.
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Old 02-10-2012, 09:20 PM
 
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23Pittsburgh1,171,490,180
Holy crap Piitsburg has almost 1.2 Billion households, who knew
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Old 02-10-2012, 11:11 PM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
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Minneapolis feels bigger than Tampa but the rest seems right, Pittsburg typo is funny though
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Old 02-10-2012, 11:43 PM
 
Location: roaming gnome
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no

HAY GUYZ LULZ I KNOW THIS NEW STAT THAT TELLZ HOW BIG A PLACE IS LOLOLZ ITS CALLED THE CENSUZ LOLZ IT ACTUALLY COUNTZ TEH PPL THERE LOLZ
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Old 02-10-2012, 11:49 PM
 
Location: MN
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TV Markets
1) NYC
2) Los Angeles
3) Chicago
4) Philadelphia
5) Dallas-Ft. Worth
6) San Francisco - Oakland - San Jose
7) Boston
8) Washington DC
9) Atlanta
10) Houston
11) Detroit
12) Seattle - Tacoma
13) Phoenix
14) Tampa - St. Petersburg
15) Minneapolis - St. Paul
16) Miami - Ft. Lauderdale
17) Denver
18) Cleveland
19) Orlando
20) Sacramento

MSA'S
1) NYC
2) Los Angeles
3) Chicago
4) Dallas - Ft. Worth
5) Philadelphia
6) Houston
7) Washington DC
8) Miami - Ft. Lauderdale
9) Atanta
10) Boston
11) San Francisco
12) Detroit
13) Riverside- San Bernardino
14) Phoenix
15) Seattle - Tacoma
16) Minneapolis - St. Paul
17) San Diego
18) St. Louis
19) Tampa- St. Petersburg
20) Baltimore

Any correlation?
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Old 02-10-2012, 11:55 PM
 
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Philadelphia does feel like the fourth largest city, for real though.
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Old 02-10-2012, 11:59 PM
 
Location: Washington, DC area
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This truly shows how big a metro area actually is.

TV Markets 2011, Designated Market Areas, Nielsen DMA rankings
not really.
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Old 02-11-2012, 05:53 AM
 
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Actually, TV media markets aren't a great way to measure a market like DC and Baltimore. Each city has there own media market. The line is drawn northeast of DC and southeast of Baltimore in Howard county. That is about 20 minutes outside DC proper and 15 minutes outside Baltimore proper. An area like Houston, Atlanta, or Dallas with nothing around them for miles is night an day to an area like DC and Baltimore.
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