Which US Metro Areas Have the Highest LGBT Populations?
by SavvyRoo on Mar 26, 2015 | Views: 116 | Score: 0
|Percent of metro area populations that identify as LGBT|
|San Fran - Oakland - Hayward||6.2|
|Portland - Vancouver - Hillsboro||5.4|
|Austin - Round Rock||5.3|
|New Orleans - Metairie||5.1|
The San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward metro area has the highest concentration of residents identifying as LGBT. The Pacific Northwest is the most heavily represented region, claiming 3 of the top 5 places on this list, with Seattle-Tacoma-Bellvue tied with Boston-Cambridge-Newton for the final spot.