Charlotte Ranks in the Top 20 Best Cities for Thanksgiving


With consumers having spent around $300 per person in the period between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday last year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2022’s Best Places to Go for Thanksgiving report. It also released fun and interesting stats about the holiday in its Thanksgiving Fun Facts infographic.

To help Americans decide where to enjoy a Thanksgiving feast without breaking the bank, WalletHub compared the 100 largest U.S. cities across 20 key metrics. They range from the cost of Thanksgiving dinner and share of delayed flights to volunteer opportunities per capita and forecasted precipitation.

Thanksgiving in Charlotte (1=Best; 50=Avg.):

  • 40th – Cost of Thanksgiving Dinner
  • 6th – Share of Delayed Flights near Thanksgiving Holiday
  • 52nd – Forecasted Thanksgiving Precipitation
  • 48th – Thanksgiving Events per Capita
  • 32nd – Traffic Congestion
  • 47th – Percentage of Residents Who Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

For the full report, you can visit: