Special Report

America's Trendiest Cities in 2021

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5. New Orleans, Louisiana
> Trendy places per capita: 205.8 per 100K residents
> Population: 390,845
> Median household income: $41,604 — #47 out of 50 largest cities
> Population growth: 3.7% — #30 out of 50 largest cities

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4. Portland, Oregon
> Trendy places per capita: 215.8 per 100K residents
> Population: 645,291
> Median household income: $71,005 — #10 out of 50 largest cities
> Population growth: 5.4% — #17 out of 50 largest cities

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3. Miami, Florida
> Trendy places per capita: 228.0 per 100K residents
> Population: 454,279
> Median household income: $39,049 — #49 out of 50 largest cities
> Population growth: 7.0% — #11 out of 50 largest cities

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2. Oakland, California
> Trendy places per capita: 321.9 per 100K residents
> Population: 425,097
> Median household income: $73,692 — #7 out of 50 largest cities
> Population growth: 4.2% — #26 out of 50 largest cities

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1. Long Beach, California
> Trendy places per capita: 408.6 per 100K residents
> Population: 466,776
> Median household income: $63,017 — #15 out of 50 largest cities
> Population growth: -0.7% — #46 out of 50 largest cities