CINCINNATI (FOX19) - With Easter Sunday arriving in less than a week and roughly 80 percent of all Americans expected to observe the holiday in some way, the personal finance website WalletHub took a close look at 2016's Best & Worst Cities for Easter Celebrations.
Cincinnati ranks fourth in the country for the best cities to celebrate the springtime holiday.
WalletHub's number crunchers compared the 100 largest cities across 13 key metrics, ranging from "number of Easter egg-hunt events per capita" to "percentage of Christian population" to "Easter weather forecast."
Celebrating Easter in Cincinnati (1=Best, 50=Avg.):
1st – Number of Churches per Capita
54th – % of Christian Population
13th – Number of Brunch Restaurants per Capita
1st – Number of Candy Stores per Capita
8th – Number of Chocolate Shops per Capita
7th – Number of Flower & Gift Shops per Capita
29th – Easter Egg-Hunt Events per Capita
12th – Average Price of Eggs
55th – Percentage of Children Aged 8 & Younger
Pittsburgh topped the list followed by St. Louis and Orlando.