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The FCC used the Television Market Rankings established by Nielsen Media Research for the 2018 regulatory fee cycle. The following market rankings were published by Nielsen in September, 2017 for the 2017 - 2018 television season:

RankMarket PTC Digital TV VHF/UHF Commercial
1New York, NY 1853 $49,750
2Los Angeles, CA 1853 $49,750
3Chicago, IL 1853 $49,750
4Philadelphia, PA 1853 $49,750
5 Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX 1853 $49,750
6 Washington, DC 1853 $49,750
7 Houston, TX1853 $49,750
8 San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA1853 $49,750
9 Atlanta, GA 1853 $49,750
10 Boston, MA 1853 $49,750
11 Phoenix, AZ 1854 $37,450
12 Seattle-Tacoma, WA 1854 $37,450
13 Tampa-St.Petersburg-Sarasota, FL 1854 $37,450
14 Detroit, MI 1854 $37,450
15Minneapolis-St. Paul 1854 $37,450
17 Miami-Ft. Lauderdale, FL 1854 $37,450
17Denver,CO 1854 $37,450
18Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, FL1854 $37,450
19 Cleveland-Akron, OH 1854 $37,450
20 Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto, CA1854 $37,450
21St. Louis, MO 1854 $37,450
22 Portland, OR 1854 $37,450
23 Charlotte, NC 1854 $37,450
24 Pittsburgh, PA 1854 $37,450
25 Raleigh-Durham, NC 1854 $37,450
26 Baltimore, MD 1855 $25,025
27 Nashville, TN 1855 $25,025
28 Indianapolis, IN1855 $25,025
29San Diego, CA 1855 $25,025
30 Salt Lake City, UT1855 $25,025
31 San Antonio, TX 1855 $25,025
32 Hartford-New Haven, CT 1855 $25,025
33 Kansas City, KS-MO 1855 $25,025
34 Columbus, OH 1855 $25,025
35 Cincinnati, OH1855 $25,025
36 Milwaukee, WI1855 $25,025
37 West Palm Beach-Ft. Pierce, FL 1855 $25,025
38Greenville-Spartanburg, SC-Asheville, NC 1855 $25,025
39 Austin, TX 1855 $25,025
40 Las Vegas, NV 1855 $25,025
41 Oklahoma City, OK 1855 $25,025
42 Jacksonville, FL 1855 $25,025
43 Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek, MI 1855 $25,025
44 Birmingham, AL 1855 $25,025
45Harrisburg-Lancaster-Lebanon-York, PA 1855 $25,025
46 Albuquerque-Santa Fe, NM 1855 $25,025
47 Norfolk-Portsmouth-Newport News, VA 1855 $25,025
48 Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem, NC 1855 $25,025
49 Louisville, KY 1855 $25,025
50 Memphis, TN 1855 $25,025
51 New Orleans, LA 1856 $12,475
52 Providence-New Bedford, MA1856 $12,475
53 Buffalo, NY 1856 $12,475
54 Fresno-Visalia, CA1856 $12,475
55 Richmond-Petersburg, VA 1856 $12,475
56Ft.Myers-Naples, FL 1856 $12,475
57 Wilkes Barre-Scranton, PA 1856 $12,475
58 Little Rock-Pine Bluff, AR1856 $12,475
59 Mobile, AL-Pensacola, FL1856 $12,475
60Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 1856 $12,475
61 Knoxville, TN 1856 $12,475
62Tulsa, OK 1856 $12,475
63 Lexington, KY 1856 $12,475
64 Dayton, OH1856 $12,475
65 Tucson, AZ 1856 $12,475
66Honolulu, HI1856 $12,475
67 Wichita - Hutchinson, KS 1856 $12,475
68 Des Moines-Ames, IA1856 $12,475
69 Green Bay-Appleton, WI 1856 $12,475
70 Roanoke-Lynchburg, VA1856 $12,475
71 Flint-Saginaw-Bay City, MI 1856 $12,475
72 Spokane, WA1856 $12,475
73 Charleston-Huntington, WV1856 $12,475
74 Omaha, NE 1856 $12,475
75Springfield, MO 1856 $12,475
76Rochester, NY 1856 $12,475
77 Columbia, SC 1856 $12,475
78 Toledo, OH1856 $12,475
79 Portland-Auburn, ME 1856 $12,475
80 Huntsville-Decatur-Florence, AL 1856 $12,475
81 Madison, WI 1856 $12,475
82 Paducah-Cape Girardeau-Harrisburg-Mt Vernon 1856 $12,475
83Shreveport, LA1856 $12,475
84 Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, TX 1856 $12,475
85 Syracuse, NY 1856 $12,475
86Waco-Temple-Bryan, TX 1856 $12,475
87 Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO1856 $12,475
88Champaign-Springfield-Decatur, IL 1856 $12,475
89 Cattanooga, TN 1856 $12,475
90 Savannah, GA 1856 $12,475
91 Cedar Rapids-Waterloo-Iowa City-Dubuque, IA 1856 $12,475
92Charleston, SC 1856 $12,475
93El Paso, TX 1856 $12,475
94 Baton Rouge, LA 1856 $12,475
95 Jackson, MS 1856 $12,475
96 South Bend-Elkhart, IN 1856 $12,475
97Burlington, VT-Plattsburgh, NY 1856 $12,475
98 Ft. Smith-Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR1856 $12,475
99 Tri-Cities, TN-VA 1856 $12,475
100 Greenville-New Bern-Washington, NC 1856 $12,475
101 Myrtle Beach-Florence, SC 1857 $4,100
102Davenport, IA-Rock Island-Moline, IL 1857 $4,100
103 Evansville, IN1857 $4,100
104 Boise, ID 1857 $4,100
105 Reno, NV1857 $4,100
106 Lincoln-Hastings-Kearney, NE 1857 $4,100
107Johnstown-Altoona, PA 1857 $4,100
108 Tallahassee, FL-Thomasville, GA1857 $4,100
109 Tyler-Longview, TX 1857 $4,100
110 Sioux Falls-Mitchell, SD1857 $4,100
111 Ft. Wayne, IN1857 $4,100
112 Augusta, GA 1857 $4,100
113 Fargo-Valley City, ND 1857 $4,100
114 Yakima-Pasco-Richland-Kennewick, WA1857 $4,100
115 Lansing, MI 1857 $4,100
117 Springfield-Holyoke, MA 1857 $4,100
117 Youngstown, OH 1857 $4,100
118 Traverse City-Cadillac,MI 1857 $4,100
119 Eugene, OR 1857 $4,100
120 Macon, GA 1857 $4,100
121 Lafayette, LA 1857 $4,100
122 Peoria-Bloomington, IL1857 $4,100
123 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-San Luis Obispo, CA 1857 $4,100
124Montgomery, AL 1857 $4,100
125 Monterey-Salinas, CA1857 $4,100
126 Bakersfield, CA1857 $4,100
127 Columbus, GA 1857 $4,100
128 Corpus Christi, TX 1857 $4,100
129La Crosse-Eau Claire, WI 1857 $4,100
130Wilmington, NC 1857 $4,100
131Amarillo, TX 1857 $4,100
132Chico-Redding, CA 1857 $4,100
133Columbus-Tupelo-West Point, MS1857 $4,100
134 Wausau-Rhinelander, WI 1857 $4,100
135 Columbia-Jefferson City, MO1857 $4,100
136 Medford-Klamath Falls, OR 1857 $4,100
137 Monroe, LA-El Dorado, AR 1857 $4,100
138 Rockford, IL1857 $4,100
139 Topeka, KS1857 $4,100
140Duluth, MN-Superior, WI1857 $4,100
141 Minot-Bismarck-Dickinson, ND1857 $4,100
142 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX1857 $4,100
143 Salisbury, MD 1857 $4,100
144 Odessa-Midland, TX 1857 $4,100
145 Lubbock, TX 1857 $4,100
146 Palm Springs, CA1857 $4,100
147 Anchorage, AK 1857 $4,100
148 Sioux City, IA1857 $4,100
149Wichita Falls, TX-Lawton, OK 1857 $4,100
150 Erie, PA 1857 $4,100
151 Panama City, FL 1857 $4,100
152 Joplin, MO-Pittsburg, KS 1857 $4,100
153 Rochester, MN-Mason City-Austin, MN 1857 $4,100
154 Albany, GA 1857 $4,100
155 Terre Haute, IN 1857 $4,100
156 Bangor, ME 1857 $4,100
157 Biloxi-Gulfport, MS 1857 $4,100
158Wheeling, WV-Steubenville, OH 1857 $4,100
159 Gainesville, FL 1857 $4,100
160 Sherman, TX-Ada, OK 1857 $4,100
161 Binghamton, NY 1857 $4,100
162 Idaho Falls-Pocatello, ID 1857 $4,100
163 Bluefield-Beckley-Oak Hill, WV 1857 $4,100
164 Missoula, MT 1857 $4,100
165 Abilene-Sweetwater, TX 1857 $4,100
166 Yuma, AZ-El Centro, CA 1857 $4,100
167 Billings, MT 1857 $4,100
168 Hattiesburg-Laurel, MS 1857 $4,100
169 Clarksburg-Weston, WV 1857 $4,100
170 Rapid City, SD 1857 $4,100
171 Utica, NY 1857 $4,100
172 Quincy, IL-Hannibal, MO-Keokuk, IA 1857 $4,100
173 Dothan, AL 1857 $4,100
174 Lake Charles, LA1857 $4,100
175Harrisonburg, VA 1857 $4,100
176 Elmira, NY1857 $4,100
177Jackson, TN 1857 $4,100
178Alexandria, LA 1857 $4,100
179 Watertown, NY 1857 $4,100
180 Marquette, MI 1857 $4,100
181 Bowling Green, KY1857 $4,100
182 Jonesboro, AR 1857 $4,100
183Charlottesville, VA 1857 $4,100
184 Laredo, TX 1857 $4,100
185 Butte-Bozeman, MT 1857 $4,100
186 Bend, OR 1857 $4,100
187 Grand Junction-Montrose, CO1857 $4,100
188 Lafayette, IN1857 $4,100
189 Lima, OH1857 $4,100
190 Twin Falls, ID 1857 $4,100
191 Meridian, MS1857 $4,100
192 Great Falls, MT1857 $4,100
193 Geenwood-Greenville, MS1857 $4,100
194Parkersburg, WV 1857 $4,100
195 Eureka, CA 1857 $4,100
196 San Angelo, TX 1857 $4,100
197 Cheyenne, WY-Scottsbluff, NE 1857 $4,100
198 Casper-Riverton, WY 1857 $4,100
199Mankato, MN 1857 $4,100
200 Ottumwa, IA-Kirksville, MO 1857 $4,100
201St. Joseph, MO 1857 $4,100
202 Fairbanks, AK1857 $4,100
203 Victoria, TX1857 $4,100
204Zanesville, OH 1857 $4,100
205 Helena, MT 1857 $4,100
206Presque Isle, ME 1857 $4,100
207Juneau, AK 1857 $4,100
208 Alpena, MI 1857 $4,100
209North Platte, NE 1857 $4,100
210Glendive, MT 1857 $4,100
994 Virgin Islands 1857 $4,100
997Guam 1857 $4,100
999San Juan, PR 1857 $4,100

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