How does your state stack up in terms of number of yard sales? Is yard sale culture strong in your state? We took a look at over 4,000,000 yard sale listings from our network of garage & yard sale listing sites and ranked each state according to the number of sales per capita. The infographic above details which states rank highest & lowest.
According to our data, Oregon, ranks #1 in terms of number of yard sales with 3.02% per capita. Idaho (2.25%), Alaska (2.10%), Colorado (1.99%) & Nevada (1.97) round out the top five states. States with the least amount of yard sales included Wyoming (.25%), West Virginia (.26%) & Utah (.32%).
Overall the Pacific Northwest corner of the United States ranked highest in number of sales & number of sales per capita, while the Atlantic East Coast seemingly had the lowest amount of sales.
Rankings were determined by analyzing 12 months worth of yard sale data from the Treasure Listings Network*. Over 4,000,000 yard sales listings were compiled and analyzed to determine the state rankings.
U.S. States with the most Yard Sales per capita:
U.S. States with the least amount of Yard sales per capita:
2. West Virginia
4. District of Columbia