Emmitsburg was named 2017’s 8th Best Small City for Basketball Fans in a recent study from the leading personal finance outlet WalletHub.com.
You can find the full study here: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-cities-for-basketball-fans/11034/.
To find the best cities for professional- and college-basketball fans, WalletHub’s analysts compared 293 of the largest cities across 17 key metrics, ranging from the performance level of each city’s NBA and NCAA Division 1 basketball teams to ticket prices to stadium accessibility.
Basketball Fandom in Emmitsburg (1=Best, 147=Avg.):
- 2nd– Minimum Season-Ticket Price for NCAA Div. 1 Basketball Game
- 11th – College Basketball Stadium Capacity
- 27th – College Basketball Fan Engagement
Emmitsburg ranks 37th overall and 8th among small cities.