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List of newspapers in the United States

This is a list of newspapers printed and distributed in the United States.

As of 2014, the United States had 1,331 daily newspapers.[1]

Top 10 newspapers by circulationEdit

The following is a list of the top 10 newspapers in the United States by average weekday paid circulation, including digital circulation.[2]

Rank Newspaper Primary
Owner Nameplate
1 USA Today McLean, Virginia Virginia 1,621,091 Gannett Company  
2 The Wall Street Journal New York City New York 1,011,200 News Corp  
3 The New York Times New York City New York 483,701 The New York Times Company  
4 New York Post New York New York 426,129 News Corp  
5 Los Angeles Times Los Angeles California 417,936 Nant Capital  
6 The Washington Post Washington D.C. District of Columbia 254,379 Nash Holdings  
7 Star Tribune Minneapolis Minnesota 251,822 Star Tribune Media Company  
8 Newsday Melville New York 251,473 Newsday Media Group  
9 Chicago Tribune Chicago Illinois 238,103 Tribune Publishing Company  
10 Boston Globe Boston Massachusetts 230,756 Boston Globe Media Partners  

Longest running newspapersEdit

By state and territoryEdit

Other lists of U.S. newspapersEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Newspaper Circulation Volume". Newspaper Association of America. 4 September 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Top 10 U.S. Daily Newspapers". Cision. January 4, 2019. Retrieved 2019-10-26.
  3. ^ About Us", Press-Republican. Originally published as the Plattsburgh Republican, then became the Press-Republican after a merger on October 5, 1942.
  4. ^ "Prospectus for the Columbus Enquirer, January 1828 | TSLAC". Retrieved 2018-01-18.


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