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Top City for Bedbugs Named - 1/19

Posted by on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:07 AM
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Here are the top 50 U.S. cities, ranked in order of the number of bedbug treatments. The number in parenthesis is the shift in ranking compared to January to December 2011:

Chicago (+1)

Detroit (+1)

Los Angeles (+2)

Denver

Cincinnati (-4)

Columbus, Ohio

Washington, D.C. (+1)

Cleveland/Akron/Canton (+5)

Dallas/Ft. Worth (-2)

New York (-1)

Dayton, Ohio (+4)

Richmond/Petersburg, Va. (-2)

Seattle/Tacoma (+14)

San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose (-2)

Raleigh/Durham/Fayetteville, N.C. (+4)

Indianapolis (+15)

Omaha, Neb. (+11)

Houston (-7)

Milwaukee (+13)

Baltimore (-2)

Syracuse, N.Y. (+2)

Boston (-8)

Colorado Springs/Pueblo, Colo. (+2)

Lexington, Ky. (-2)

Miami/Ft. Lauderdale (-1)

Hartford/New Haven, Conn. (+10)

Knoxville, Tenn. (+11)

Buffalo, N.Y. (+1)

Atlanta (-8)

Louisville, Ky. (+5)

Charleston/Huntington, W. Va. (+18)

San Diego, Calif. (-6)

Cedar Rapids/Waterloo, Iowa (+12)

Minneapolis/St. Paul (+12)

Phoenix (-1)

Pittsburgh (-6)

Honolulu (-19)

Grand Rapids/Kalamazoo, Mich. (+1)

Grand Junction/Montrose, Colo. (-1)

Nashville, Tenn.

Lincoln/Hastings/Kearney, Neb. (+7)

Albany/Schenectady/Troy, N.Y. (+2)

Charlotte (-10)

Tampa/St. Petersburg, Fla.

Sacramento/Stockton/Modesto, Calif. (-4)

Las Vegas (-30)

Greenville/Spartanburg/Asheville, S.C.

Champaign/Springfield, Ill.

Portland, Or.

Sioux City, Iowa

Top City for Bedbugs Named (ABC News)

http://news.yahoo.com/top-city-bed-bugs-named-161611812--abc-news-health.html


by on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:07 AM
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ScrChk23
by Amanda on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:27 AM

 I am slightly disturbed.....  Ew!

ScrChk23
by Amanda on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:28 AM

 What is going on in West Virginia?  Up 18 spots!!!

christineT79
by on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:42 AM

I'm suprised my city isnt on there. I live in a big major city but I guess I've yet to hear of anyone having them. They scare the crap out of me.

wifeynmommie80
by on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:46 AM

I shudder at the thought of bedbugs

bellaamore
by on Jan. 19, 2013 at 11:53 AM

Louisiana isnt even o. The list.

Ihad never heard of bedbugs until tv and cafemom lol.

mumsy2three
by Shauna on Jan. 19, 2013 at 12:59 PM

Makes me itchy, lol.

Thankfully we have not had to deal with bedbugs.

saltlifemama
by on Jan. 19, 2013 at 3:48 PM

Never had to deal with bedbugs thankfully. Most of the high on the list do not shock me.

diaperstodating
by Angel on Feb. 8, 2013 at 9:30 AM

Bump

aneela
by 80sTardisGirl4Gore on Feb. 8, 2013 at 10:41 AM

thats a crazy jump

Quoting ScrChk23:

 What is going on in West Virginia?  Up 18 spots!!!


ambertreas76
by on Feb. 8, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Yuck yuck and more YUCK!!!

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