Local Television Market Universe Estimates

Comparisons of 2011-12 and 2012-13 Market Ranks

2011-12
Rank
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36

2012-13
Rank
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36

Difference

DMA Name
New York
Los Angeles
Chicago
Philadelphia
Dallas-Ft. Worth
San Francisco-Oak-San Jose
Boston (Manchester)
Washington, DC (Hagrstwn)
Atlanta
Houston
Detroit
Seattle-Tacoma
Phoenix (Prescott)
Tampa-St. Pete (Sarasota)
Minneapolis-St. Paul
Miami-Ft. Lauderdale
Denver
Cleveland-Akron (Canton)
Orlando-Daytona Bch-Melbrn
Sacramnto-Stkton-Modesto
St. Louis
Portland, OR
Pittsburgh
Raleigh-Durham (Fayetvlle)
Charlotte
Indianapolis
Baltimore
San Diego
Nashville
Hartford & New Haven
Kansas City
Columbus, OH
Salt Lake City
Milwaukee
Cincinnati
San Antonio

2012
TV Homes
7,387,810
5,569,780
3,493,480
2,993,370
2,571,310
2,506,510
2,379,690
2,360,180
2,292,640
2,185,260
1,842,650
1,811,420
1,811,330
1,788,240
1,721,940
1,583,800
1,548,570
1,514,170
1,465,460
1,388,570
1,253,920
1,190,010
1,171,490
1,143,420
1,140,900
1,109,970
1,097,310
1,077,600
1,024,560
1,006,280
939,740
932,680
927,540
907,660
896,090
880,690

2013
TV Homes
7,384,340
5,613,460
3,484,800
2,949,310
2,588,020
2,502,030
2,366,690
2,359,160
2,326,840
2,215,650
1,845,920
1,818,900
1,812,040
1,806,560
1,728,050
1,621,130
1,566,460
1,485,140
1,453,170
1,387,710
1,243,490
1,182,180
1,165,740
1,150,350
1,136,420
1,089,700
1,085,070
1,075,120
1,014,910
996,550
931,320
930,460
917,370
902,190
897,890
881,050

37
38
42
40
44
39
41
43
47
46
45
48
49
50
52
51
53
54
55
56
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
67
68
66
69
70
71
72
73
75
76
74
77
79
80
78
81
83
82
84
85
87

37
38
39
40
41
42
43
44
45
46
47
48
49
50
51
52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86

+3
+3
-3
-2
-1
+2
-2

+1
-1

+1
+1
-2

+1
+1
-2
+1
+1
-2
+1
-1

+1

Greenvll-Spart-Ashevll-And
West Palm Beach-Ft. Pierce
Grand Rapids-Kalmzoo-B.Crk
Las Vegas
Oklahoma City
Birmingham (Ann and Tusc)
Harrisburg-Lncstr-Leb-York
Norfolk-Portsmth-Newpt Nws
Austin
Greensboro-H.Point-W.Salem
Albuquerque-Santa Fe
Louisville
Memphis
Jacksonville
New Orleans
Buffalo
Providence-New Bedford
Wilkes Barre-Scranton-Hztn
Fresno-Visalia
Little Rock-Pine Bluff
Richmond-Petersburg
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
Tulsa
Mobile-Pensacola (Ft Walt)
Knoxville
Ft. Myers-Naples
Dayton
Lexington
Charleston-Huntington
Wichita-Hutchinson Plus
Flint-Saginaw-Bay City
Roanoke-Lynchburg
Green Bay-Appleton
Tucson (Sierra Vista)
Honolulu
Des Moines-Ames
Spokane
Springfield, MO
Omaha
Toledo
Columbia, SC
Rochester, NY
Huntsville-Decatur (Flor)
Portland-Auburn
Paducah-Cape Girard-Harsbg
Shreveport
Champaign&Sprngfld-Decatur
Syracuse
Madison
Harlingen-Wslco-Brnsvl-McA

860,930
788,020
722,150
737,300
712,630
738,790
729,440
718,750
686,830
691,200
710,050
674,050
669,940
669,840
643,660
645,190
620,010
590,740
574,800
571,630
559,390
551,120
529,100
527,930
527,790
504,240
493,600
488,850
465,030
454,590
451,880
455,860
445,760
442,020
434,730
431,300
426,690
423,010
415,510
426,280
404,830
398,790
394,010
401,370
393,330
386,150
386,160
386,090
378,290
361,820

846,030
794,310
720,150
718,990
718,770
717,530
716,990
709,730
705,280
695,100
691,450
670,880
662,830
659,170
641,550
632,150
606,400
581,020
576,820
561,760
553,390
540,050
526,960
525,990
520,890
502,050
498,270
485,630
455,490
450,300
446,010
445,470
441,800
438,440
437,790
427,860
420,640
414,570
414,060
409,550
398,510
395,680
390,590
389,530
388,340
384,410
378,720
377,550
376,670
364,160

86
88
90
89
91
92
93
94
97
96
95
98
100
99
101
102
103
104
105
106
107
108
109
110
112
113
111
114
115
116
117
119
120
118
121
122
123
124
125
126
127
128
129
130
131
132
133
135
134
136

87
88
89
90
91
92
93
94
95
96
97
98
99
100
101
102
103
104
105
106
107
108
109
110
111
112
113
114
115
116
117
118
119
120
121
122
122
124
125
126
127
128
129
130
131
132
133
134
135
136

-1
+1
-1

+2
-2
+1
-1

+1
+1
-2

+1
+1
-2

+1

+1
-1

Chattanooga
Waco-Temple-Bryan
Colorado Springs-Pueblo
Cedar Rapids-Wtrlo-IWC&Dub
El Paso (Las Cruces)
Savannah
Jackson, MS
Baton Rouge
South Bend-Elkhart
Tri-Cities, TN-VA
Burlington-Plattsburgh
Charleston, SC
Davenport-R.Island-Moline
Greenville-N.Bern-Washngtn
Ft. Smith-Fay-Sprngdl-Rgrs
Johnstown-Altoona-St Colge
Myrtle Beach-Florence
Evansville
Lincoln & Hastings-Krny
Tallahassee-Thomasville
Tyler-Longview(Lfkn&Ncgd)
Reno
Ft. Wayne
Youngstown
Boise
Sioux Falls(Mitchell)
Augusta-Aiken
Springfield-Holyoke
Lansing
Peoria-Bloomington
Fargo-Valley City
Montgomery-Selma
Traverse City-Cadillac
Macon
Eugene
SantaBarbra-SanMar-SanLuOb
Yakima-Pasco-Rchlnd-Knnwck
Lafayette, LA
Monterey-Salinas
Bakersfield
Columbus, GA (Opelika, AL)
La Crosse-Eau Claire
Corpus Christi
Amarillo
Chico-Redding
Wilmington
Columbus-Tupelo-W Pnt-Hstn
Wausau-Rhinelander
Rockford
Topeka

366,790
353,190
343,160
344,150
336,570
335,080
334,530
333,010
322,090
323,640
323,750
311,260
307,050
307,610
301,120
294,770
289,060
287,880
280,310
272,520
271,400
271,020
267,710
263,850
261,810
261,530
262,560
257,080
252,890
247,850
246,780
245,100
244,050
245,910
241,270
230,830
230,010
229,320
223,620
221,920
215,410
213,660
203,550
195,650
194,590
190,730
189,910
181,280
184,360
177,710

353,710
349,540
343,990
342,610
339,130
334,750
331,500
329,620
319,860
319,060
316,910
316,080
303,800
303,280
297,590
288,100
285,550
284,040
276,790
273,120
268,150
265,600
265,390
260,000
259,090
258,460
257,730
252,950
251,140
244,050
243,890
241,930
241,800
241,170
235,570
231,950
231,950
229,320
224,240
221,740
216,920
211,670
203,730
197,110
191,500
188,420
184,990
179,450
179,240
176,160

137
138
139
140
141
143
142
144
148
146
147
145
149
150
152
151
153
154
155
156
157
158
159
162
161
160
163
164
166
165
167
168
169
170
171
172
173
174
175
176
177
178
179
180
181
182
183
185
184
186

137
138
139
140
141
142
143
144
145
146
147
148
149
150
151
152
153
154
155
156
157
158
159
160
161
162
163
164
165
166
167
168
169
170
171
172
173
174
175
176
177
178
179
180
181
182
183
184
185
186

+1
-1
+3

-3

+1
-1

+2
-2

+1
-1

+1
-1

Monroe-El Dorado
Columbia-Jefferson City
Duluth-Superior
Medford-Klamath Falls
Beaumont-Port Arthur
Lubbock
Wichita Falls & Lawton
Salisbury
Anchorage
Erie
Sioux City
Palm Springs
Joplin-Pittsburg
Albany, GA
Minot-Bsmrck-Dcknsn(Wlstn)
Odessa-Midland
Rochestr-Mason City-Austin
Terre Haute
Bangor
Bluefield-Beckley-Oak Hill
Binghamton
Wheeling-Steubenville
Panama City
Biloxi-Gulfport
Sherman-Ada
Idaho Fals-Pocatllo(Jcksn)
Gainesville
Abilene-Sweetwater
Yuma-El Centro
Missoula
Hattiesburg-Laurel
Billings
Dothan
Clarksburg-Weston
Quincy-Hannibal-Keokuk
Utica
Rapid City
Elmira (Corning)
Lake Charles
Jackson, TN
Watertown
Harrisonburg
Alexandria, LA
Marquette
Jonesboro
Bowling Green
Charlottesville
Laredo
Grand Junction-Montrose
Meridian

177,410
176,470
173,710
170,670
168,420
160,160
160,540
159,640
155,600
157,730
157,060
158,440
153,910
151,620
145,480
146,040
145,450
142,780
141,580
137,380
136,730
133,120
132,120
128,150
128,790
128,940
124,730
115,630
112,850
114,590
111,560
109,940
109,080
108,980
104,790
104,750
100,120
96,600
94,850
94,650
93,090
91,620
90,160
85,230
81,300
79,990
74,630
72,060
72,970
70,190

175,960
173,640
169,610
167,820
167,110
159,840
158,500
157,830
156,280
155,190
154,830
154,560
151,200
150,110
150,000
147,730
143,330
139,600
138,040
134,410
133,420
130,110
129,390
128,300
126,930
125,710
123,430
114,080
113,230
113,010
109,950
109,730
107,110
106,480
103,520
102,890
98,020
95,530
94,610
93,090
92,590
90,260
89,280
84,640
80,740
78,780
74,340
72,590
70,580
68,860

189
187
188
190
191
193
192
194
195
197
196
198
201
199
200
202
203
204
205
206
207
208
209
210

187
188
189
190
191
192
193
194
195
196
197
198
199
200
201
202
203
204
205
206
207
208
209
210

+2
-1
-1

+1
-1

+1
-1
+2
-1
-1

Butte-Bozeman
Greenwood-Greenville
Lafayette, IN
Great Falls
Twin Falls
Bend, OR
Parkersburg
Eureka
Cheyenne-Scottsbluff
San Angelo
Casper-Riverton
Mankato
Lima
Ottumwa-Kirksville
St. Joseph
Fairbanks
Zanesville
Victoria
Presque Isle
Helena
Juneau
Alpena
North Platte
Glendive
NSI Total U.S.

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66,910
67,730
67,260
66,190
65,800
62,620
63,120
61,180
56,640
55,570
56,460
53,720
39,350
47,810
46,690
37,010
33,140
31,540
29,850
28,050
25,500
17,100
15,180
4,180
114,649,310

67,180
66,410
66,240
65,930
64,100
62,950
62,620
59,610
56,350
55,820
55,270
52,530
51,240
46,730
46,180
37,920
32,940
31,560
29,250
28,260
26,320
16,910
14,720
4,050
114,173,690