Philly’s #9!

According to U.S. Census data, 2.16% of Philadelphians commute via bicycle. Although that sounds paltry to me, the top five ranked cities are all on the west coast (with the exception of Minneapolis); the only east coast cities that made the top ten are Washington D.C. (#8) and Boston (#10).

As the bike coalition put it:

Considering that our fair city is often at the bottom of these types of “best of” lists (or top of “worst of” lists) its refreshing to be in the forefront especially, when the data comes from the U.S. Census…

{phila bike coalition blog}