DFW named the worst area in Texas for mosquitos

Mosquito sucking blood on a hand
Mosquito sucking blood on a hand Photo credit Getty Images/Andrei Sauko

It’s been a rainy spring in Texas this year, which means the mosquitos are out and ready to strike!

And unfortunately for all of those living in the Metroplex, you have it worse than anybody in the Lone Star State.

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According to the pest control company Orkin, Dallas-Fort Worth is the worst area in all of Texas for mosquitos, and the fifth-worst area nationwide!  The only spots that have it worse than us are Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, and Atlanta.

On last year's list, Dallas ranked 6th in America for mosquitos. Los Angeles topped the list for the third year in a row.

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Featured Image Photo Credit: Getty Images/Andrei Sauko