The Worst Bed Bug Cities In America


It’s probably safe to say that the idea of bed bugs gives most people the creeps. Sadly, it seems folks in some cities have a little bit more to worry about when it comes to the gross creatures.

  • The Orkin pest control company just revealed their annual bed bug city rankings and if you don’t want to deal with them, you may want to stay away from Washington, D.C.
  • Data shows Orkin performed the most bed bug treatments in Washington, D.C .from December 1, 2018 – November 30, 2019.
  • This is the first time in three years Baltimore didn’t top the list, with Charm City dropping to second.
  • Flint, Michigan saw the biggest rise in bed bugs, jumping from 16 spots to 31.
  • Pittsburgh and Champaign broke into the Top 20 for the first time. 

Top Ten Worst Bed Bugs Cities

  1. Washington, D.C.
  2. Baltimore
  3. Chicago
  4. Los Angeles
  5. Columbus, OH
  6. New York
  7. Detroit
  8. Cincinnati
  9. Indianapolis
  10. Atlanta

Source:Orkin