The West Coast has a significantly higher number of cities with burgeoning lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT populations, a new Gallup Poll has revealed. The San Francisco metro area came in on top of the new survey, with 6. Also making an appearance in the top 10 are Seattle 4. Collectively, the list includes metro areas from every region of the U.
Demographics of sexual orientation
Most Gay-Friendly cities (best, state, largest, place) - City vs. City - City-Data Forum
When the Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of same-sex marriages, America generally, and the gay community specifically, celebrated. Same-sex marriages, and the gay and lesbian movement is more mainstream than ever. While the national discussion has been brought to the forefront, at the state level, conversations continue. Well yea, we could have told you San Francisco was gay.
A Look At The 10 U.S. Metro Areas With The Highest LGBT Populations
In this selection the 10 countries with the largest gay population in the world are highlighted. Times are changing and so is society. The number of countries that are beginning to recognize the rights of the gay community is increasing.
For gay, transgender, lesbian or bisexual individuals and families, there has long been comfort in numbers. Yes, San Francisco tops the charts, but there are also other cities that have a large and thriving LGBT presence that would not necessarily come first to mind, either. Here's a look at metro markets in the U. Most are well past the national average of 4. It is actually 23 on the list.