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St. Pete Times remains Florida's largest newspaper in new circulation figures for fall 2011



newspaperhawkerimage.jpgThe St. Petersburg Times saw Sunday circulation increase 6.6 percent in new figures released for fall 2011 by the Audit Bureau of Circulations. Weekday circulation dipped 1.4 percent in the figures, which were the second set of numbers this year released under new counting methods established by the ABC.

The Times' Sunday circulation stands at 403,229, while the weekday circulation is 240,024.  Competitor The Tampa Tribune stood at 254,782 on Sundays and 125,867 during the weekday. Read the Times story on circulation by clicking here.

The St. Petersburg Times remains Florida's largest newspaper, ranking 16th among the nation's newspapers in Sunday subscriptions and 23nd among daily subscribers. See last year's figures in detail here.

Some more numbers:

Sarasota Herald Tribune: 83,140 Sundays, 63,864 daily.

Miami Herald: 209,116 Sunday, 160,505 daily.

Sun Sentinel (Ft. Lauderdale): 224,763 Sundays, 147,860 daily.

Orlando Sentinel: 286,982 Sunday, 171,418 daily.

Top 25 Newspapers in Weekday Circulation

WALL STREET JOURNAL                        2,096,169
USA TODAY                                           1,784,242

NEW YORK TIMES                                 1,150,589
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS                       605,677
LOS ANGELES TIMES                            572,998
SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS                   527,568
NEW YORK POST                                  512,067
WASHINGTON POST                             507,465
CHICAGO TRIBUNE                               425,370
DALLAS MORNING NEWS                      409,642
NEWSDAY                                             404,542
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES                            389,353
HOUSTON CHRONICLE                          369,710
DENVER POST                                       353,115
PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER                      331,134
STAR-TRIBUNE                                       298,147
ARIZONA REPUBLIC                               292,838
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER                  270,809
CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER                    243,299
SEATTLE TIMES                                      242,814
OREGONIAN                                          242,784
ST. PETERSBURG TIMES                         240,024
DETROIT FREE PRESS                            234,579
SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE                220,515
SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE                 219,347


Top 25 Newspapers by Sunday Circulation

NEW YORK TIMES                 1,645,152
HOUSTON CHRONICLE         911,564
LOS ANGELES TIMES            905,920
WASHINGTON POST             846,019
CHICAGO TRIBUNE               781,128
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS       667,638
DETROIT FREE PRESS           639,350
STAR TRIBUNE                      543,633
DENVER POST                      538,133
NEWSDAY                                        476,723
ARIZONA REPUBLIC                         472,200
CLEVELAND PLAIN-DEALER              403,945
ST. PETERSBURG TIMES                   403,229
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES                       400,506
ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER             397,764
NEW YORK POST                              379,673
DALLAS MORNING NEWS                  374,653
BOSTON GLOBE                                360,186
SEATTLE TIMES                                 333,937
NEWARK STAR-LEDGER                     333,601
ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH               332,825




[Last modified: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 7:13am]


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