Top 10 rat infested cities in us
Denver:Denver ranks as the #9 most rat-infested city in the United States. Rodents have been a problem in this city for as long as anyone can remember.
San Francisco:San Francisco is the 5th most rat-infested city in the U.S. and we don’t need to wonder why this city made it to our top five —the main culprit is open waste.
Los Angeles:A growing population, overcrowding, homelessness, and improper waste disposal are all factors causing unsanitary living conditions in Los Angeles.
Philadelphia:is the seventh most rat-infested city in the U.S, according to the latest ranking by Orkin. The rat population in this city is ever increasing.
New York:is home to over two million rats! Maintaining the 3rd spot on the list of “rattiest cities” in the United States, the brown rat is the most common rat species terrorizing this city.
Baltimore: The brown rat, also called the Norway rat, is the most common of all the rats in the city, known for causing diseases and destroying properties.
Detroit:The latest Orkin ranking placed Detroit as the 8th most rat-infested city in the United States.
Chicago:is widely known as the “rattiest city” or the “rat capital” in the United States. Orkin has ranked Chicago the No.1 most rat-infested city for seven years in a row.
Washington: A dense population, together with an increasing number of bars and restaurants has made it easy for these animals to thrive in the city.
Cleveland:Cleveland in Ohio State broke into the top 10 for the first time in the latest ranking by Orkin due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Because restaurants closed down throughout the city.