Top 10 US Cities for Culture
Seattle is No. 1, at least on a per-capita basis
By Newser Editors, Newser Staff
Posted Aug 23, 2014 12:02 PM CDT
Seattle is No. 1 on the list.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – How would Columbus, Ohio, outrank New York City in a list of the top cities for culture and recreation in the US? When the words "per capita" are involved. New York may have 2,693 places dedicated to those pursuits, from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to Central Park, but they account for one location per 3,096 people, according to the list compiled by Property Shark and picked up by Business Insider. That's good for No. 13. Columbus, on the other hand, has one location for every 1,366 people, including the Franklin Park Conservatory, and comes in at No. 6. Here are the top 10 cities:

  1. Seattle
  2. Indianapolis
  3. Miami
  4. Houston
  5. Boston
  6. Columbus, Ohio
  7. San Antonio
  8. Philadelphia
  9. Charlotte, NC
  10. Washington, DC
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Marenelli
Aug 24, 2014 12:18 AM CDT
Las Vegas is #13 in culture? Really? Gambling, booze and hookers? You call that culture?
Bul Sloucho
Aug 23, 2014 6:05 PM CDT
Here are am the real cities with the right cultur Dallas Houston Lubbock San Antonio Ft worth Arlington Victoria Corpus Christi Waco Midland These them is are the best cities on earth planet all TEXAS TEXAS PRIDE TEXAS STRONG TEXAS CULTUR
orlandojon
Aug 23, 2014 2:08 PM CDT
DC culture...pimps, prostitutes and politicians