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Portland Named Second 'Nerdiest' City In America

OPB | April 10, 2013 1:56 p.m. | Updated: April 11, 2013 12:31 p.m.

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Portland is less nerdy than Atlanta but more nerdy than Seattle, according to the real estate blog Movoto. The rankings used factors like proximity to Renaissance fairs and number of comic book stores per capita.

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The Rose City came in first in comic book and game stores, and second in LARPing (Live Action Role Playing), the blog says.

Portland came in third for proximity of Renaissance Fairs, according to the blog.

The 10 Best Cities for Nerds By Movoto

The 10 Best Cities for Nerds By Movoto

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