Playboy Magazine Releases List Of "America's 25 Sexiest Cities"

NYC Takes #1 Spot, with Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami and San Francisco Rounding out the Top Five

Aug 19, 2015, 06:00 ET from Playboy Enterprises, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Playboy magazine today released its list of "America's 25 Sexiest Cities," as featured in its September 2015 issue (on newsstands and now, with the complete rankings available at

New York took the list's top spot, and was described by the magazine as a city where "the people are hot, the sex is prime quality and the frequency is high, averaging 138 times per year."  NYC was also recognized for having "the best and most nightlife" of the ranked cities, and for having "a touch of the forbidden." In the magazine's survey of the top five cities, New York respondents were the most interested in kink, with nearly two thirds open to experimentation and almost a quarter into BDSM.

The following is Playboy magazine's complete list of "America's 25 Sexiest Cities":

1.    New York

13.   Austin

2.    Los Angeles

14.   Minneapolis

3.    Chicago

15.   Denver 

4.    Miami

16.   Tampa

5.    San Francisco

17.   Atlanta

6.    Boston

18.   Phoenix

7.    Seattle

19.   Washington, D.C.

8.    Las Vegas

20.   Charlotte

9.    San Diego

21.   Orlando

10.  Portland

22.   Houston

11.  Dallas

23.   Pittsburgh

12.  Philadelphia  

24.   New Orleans

25.   Santa Barbara

Playboy's list was determined by results from two customized polls conducted exclusively for the magazine and other metrics such as "hot locals, cool nightlife, a great setting and an undercurrent of desire." 

Survey results voted Detroit the "unsexiest city in America."


SOURCE Playboy Enterprises, Inc.