Mark Manuel

Mark Manuel

Mark Manuel can be heard in the Quad Cities on 101-3 KISS-FM and BIG 106.5, as well as in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids on 100.7 The Fox. Thanks for...Full Bio


America’s Most Vampire-Friendly Cities

haunted house in the halloween night

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With it being Halloween, it might be handy to know which American cities are the most welcoming should you discover you’ve become a vampire. LawnLove took a deep look into which cities would be most suited for vampires, using five categories as their focus: bodies, blood centers, dwellings (casket companies/basements), community/entertainment, and vampire-friendly tours, groups, and festivals. In all, 17 metrics were used, and here are the top ten U.S. cities where vampires might feel most welcome: 

  1. New York, New York
  2. Chicago, Illinois
  3. Columbus, Ohio
  4. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  5. Los Angeles, Calfornia
  6. Houston, Texas
  7. Portland, Oregon
  8. Madison, Wisconsin
  9. Seattle, Washington
  10. Omaha, Nebraska 

You can see how other cities fared here.

Cedar Rapids came in at #78. Davenport came in at #110. Believe it or not, Peoria came in #30! Galena is too small or, trust me, it would have EASILY made the top 5…

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