Miami residents use their cellphones the most - Verizon

  • Verizon Wireless says Miami residents are number one when it comes to talking on their cellular phones. The wireless company says the average customer in Miami received an average of 298 calls a month which is highest level in the nation.

    Both incoming and outgoing calls were tracked by Verizon Wireless. The company didn't say what exactly made Miami the top-talking town. Los Angeles ranked second at 260 calls a month, while Detroit (252) came in third. Curiously, New York (224) was 11th.

    Verizon's list of the top cities (average combined outgoing and incoming calls per month):

    1. Miami, FL - 298
    2. Los Angeles, CA - 260
    3. Detroit, MI - 252
    4. El Paso, TX - 251
    5. Las Vegas, NV - 235
    6. Long Beach, CA - 233
    7. Cleveland, OH - 230
    8. Fresno, CA - 229
    9. Memphis, TN - 228
    10. Nashville, TN - 225
    11. New York City, NY - 224
    12. San Jose, CA - 221
    13. Fort Worth, TX - 220
    14. Scottsdale, AZ - 217
    15. Dallas, TX - 217
    16. Phoenix, AZ - 217
    17. Albuquerque, NM - 216
    18. Atlanta, GA - 216
    19. Houston, TX - 214
    20. Austin, TX - 213
    21. Mesa, AZ - 212
    22. Milwaukee, WI - 211
    23. Charlotte, NC - 211
    24. Chicago, IL - 208
    25. Tucson, AZ - 205
    26. Virginia Beach, VA - 204
    27. Philadelphia, PA - 203
    28. Indianapolis, IN - 201
    29. San Diego, CA - 201