America's most literate cities

Posted: 5:32 PM EST Jan 25, 2012   Updated: 3:52 PM EDT Sep 27, 2012

How much do people read in the nation's largest metro areas? Read more to find out if your city made the top 20.

Literate - Minneapolis
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1. Minneapolis, Minnesota

Minneapolis returned to the No. 1 ranking after topping the study in 2007 and 2008, and it has remained in the top three since the first Most Literate Cities study was reported in 2003.


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