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Old 01-10-2010, 02:25 PM
 
Location: Orlando, Florida
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Ruling out the obvious (Los Angeles)

Name a city that you think is one of the most sprawling in America

I'll start

Orlando, FL (my hometown)
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Old 01-10-2010, 02:27 PM
 
Location: Baltimore
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Las Vegas and Phoenix
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Old 01-10-2010, 02:43 PM
 
Location: Charleston, SC
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Pretty much a lot of the Sun Belt cities.
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Old 01-10-2010, 03:10 PM
 
Location: ITP - City of Atlanta Proper
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Are you looking for city proper or metro area?
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Old 01-10-2010, 03:13 PM
 
Location: By the lake
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Houston comes in a close 2nd.
Phoenix comes in 3rd.
Then in no order comes Dallas, San Antonio, Orlando, Atlanta, and many more sunbelt cities.
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Old 01-10-2010, 03:13 PM
 
Location: Orlando, Florida
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Are you looking for city proper or metro area?
Both, city proper or metro as a whole dont matter here

only LA is ruled out since that is obvious
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Old 01-10-2010, 03:19 PM
 
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The answer can easily be found by looking at the area and population of each metro in question.
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Old 01-10-2010, 03:47 PM
 
Location: Seattle & Bellevue
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sunbelt
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Old 01-10-2010, 04:10 PM
 
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Nashville, Jacksonville, Indianapolis, Memphis, Charlotte, Fort Worth all come to mind
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Old 01-10-2010, 04:15 PM
 
Location: Houston
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If we are talking about Metro area, Atlanta hands down.

If we are talking city, Phoenix and Las Vegas.
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