Special Report

Cities With the Most Miles of Beach per Person

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24. Des Moines, IA
> Miles of beach per 100,000 residents: 0.4 mile
> Total number of beaches: 1
> Total population: 228,877

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23. Buffalo, NY
> Miles of beach per 100,000 residents: 0.4 mile
> Total number of beaches: 1
> Total population: 260,357

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22. Boise, ID
> Miles of beach per 100,000 residents: 0.4 mile
> Total number of beaches: 1
> Total population: 239,077

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21. Miami, FL
> Miles of beach per 100,000 residents: 0.4 mile
> Total number of beaches: 2
> Total population: 461,859

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20. Los Angeles, CA
> Miles of beach per 100,000 residents: 0.4 mile
> Total number of beaches: 16
> Total population: 3,967,152

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