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Old 03-11-2008, 12:20 AM
 
Location: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
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What license plates do you see on a daily or near-daily basis where you live?

Here in Northern Minnesota, in order from most to least common:

1. Minnesota
2. Wisconsin
3. Ontario
4. North Dakota
5. Michigan

After that, I would put down Iowa, Illinois, Texas, and South Dakota.
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Old 03-11-2008, 01:37 AM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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For Northern VA
1. Maryland
2. Washington DC
3. Pennsylvania
4. Georgia
5. North Carolina
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Old 03-11-2008, 06:45 AM
 
Location: Pittsburgh, USA
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Ohio
Florida
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Old 03-11-2008, 07:53 AM
 
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Ohio
Pennsylvania
Illinois
Florida
California
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Old 03-11-2008, 08:32 AM
 
Location: Scranton
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In Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA:

1. Pennsylvania
Tie for 2nd: New York and New Jersey
3. Maryland
The most common after that would be Virginia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Ohio, Florida, Ontario, and Quebec.
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Old 03-11-2008, 08:38 AM
 
Location: DFW area
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From Nashville:

Most:
KY
Texas
GA
Ohio
Arkansas

Least:
IL
FL
Indiana
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Old 03-11-2008, 08:47 AM
 
Location: Phoenix metro
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In Chicagoland?

Most often seen (daily):

Ohio
Wisconsin
Indiana
Minnesota

Frequently seen, but not on the level of the aformentioned (maybe once or twice a week):

New York
Texas
Tennessee
California
Arizona
Kentucky
New Jersey

Least seen?

Montana
Oregon
Maine
Rhode Island
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Old 03-11-2008, 09:16 AM
 
Location: NJ
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On my way home yesterday (Endeavour shuttle launch) I saw Ohio, North Dakota, Illinois, New York and Massachusetts right next to each other There's always plenty of different license plates down here ;p
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Old 03-11-2008, 10:23 AM
 
Location: Jonquil City (aka Smyrna) Georgia- by Atlanta
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In Atlanta
1. Georgia- of course
2. South Carolina- neighbour
3. Alabama- neighbour
4. New York- transplant
5. Ontario- winter resident or folks enroute to Florida
6. Illinois- transplant
7. Michigan- transplant
8. Ohio- transplant
9. Kansas- transplants (mostly aircraft workers at Lockheed in Marietta)
10. Florida- neighbour (but not as many as you might think)

OCCASSIONAL
1. Indiana
2. Kentucky
3. DC
4. Virgina
5. Maryland
6. Oklahoma

LEAST or NEVER
1. Manitoba
2. British Columbia
3. Washington
4. Oregon
5. New Hampshire
6. Vermont
7. Arizona
8. Maine
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Old 03-11-2008, 11:12 AM
 
Location: Sheffield, England
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Here in England? I actually did see a VW Golf (I think it's called a Rabbit on your side of the pond) with New York plates in the middle of our town the other day and a few years ago I saw a big 60s style Cadillac with Maryland plates but other than that cars from the US are pretty rare over here.
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