Orkin has announced the Top 50 Mosquito Cities in the US and Cleveland is in the Top 20

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Three Ohio cities were named to the Top 50 Mosquito Cities list, according to Orkin, a national pest control company.

Cleveland was the highest-ranking Ohio city on the list, at 18th among U.S. cities for the most mosquitoes. Columbus ranked 27th on the list and Cincinnati ranked 42nd. The top three mosquito cities on this year’s list are, in order, Los Angeles, Chicago and New York.

Orkin’s Top Mosquito Cities rankings are compiled based on treatment data from the metro areas where the company provided the most mosquito control service from April 1, 2022, to March 31, 2023.

Here are Orkin’s 2023 Top 20 Mosquito Cities:

1. Los Angeles, California

2. Chicago, Illinois

3. New York City, New York

4. Atlanta, Georgia

5. Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas

6. Washington, D.C.

7. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

8. Detroit, Michigan

9. Houston, Texas

10. Charlotte, Carolina

11. Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina

12. Tampa, Florida

13. Miami, Florida

14. Orlando, Florida

15. Denver, Colorado

16. San Francisco, California

17. Seattle, Washington

18. Cleveland, Ohio

19. Baltimore, Maryland

20. Indianapolis, Indiana

The full list of Orkin’s 2023 Top 50 Mosquito Cities and more information can be found here.

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