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Orkin releases list of top 10 cities with bedbugs, and Washington, D.C. is No. 1

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The nation’s capital received the dubious distinction from pest control Orkin — named the capital of bedbugs.

Washington surpassed Baltimore in Orkin’s top 10 list of cities hit worst by bedbug infestations.

Orkin’s list was compiled from data on residential and commercial treatments in metro areas.

Baltimore ran a strong second to D.C.

Here’s the list of the top 10 cities for bedbugs:

  • Washington, D.C.
  • Baltimore
  • Chicago
  • Los Angeles
  • Columbus, Ohio
  • New York
  • Detroit
  • Cincinnati
  • Indianapolis
  • Atlanta

Milwaukee came in at No. 33 on the list of top 50 cities for bedbugs, which you can check out by CLICKING HERE.

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