How Seattle Compares to Other Pro Sports Markets

Some have questioned whether the Puget Sound region could support two more major league franchises. Considering our region's incredibly strong corporate base, and the fact that Seattle is also one of the fastest growing and most affluent major markets in America, we believe the answer is a resounding yes.

Seattle also ranks well in TV market share, as the chart below shows. With a ranking of 13, we are ahead of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Denver, and Miami -- areas that currently support all four of the traditional major leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL).

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