Virginians love their pumpkin spiced latte, according to recent study

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FILE – In this Nov. 24, 2014, file photo, barista Jay Rapp prepares a Chestnut Praline Latte at a Starbucks store in Seattle. Starbucks on Monday, April 6, 2015, said its workers can now have four years of tuition covered for an online college degree from Arizona State University instead of just two, marking the latest sign that companies are rethinking their treatment of low-wage workers. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC/WFXR) — Do you love pumpkin spice lattes? Well you’re not alone.

According to, Virginia ranked second on their list of the top 10 PSL loving states.

The rankings were determined based on twitter data about the pumpkin drink, like geotagged tweets at places serving the latte, and hashtags such as #PSL.

Here’s the full list:

  1. Maine
  2. Virginia
  3. North Carolina
  4. Ohio
  5. Tennessee
  6. Nebraska
  7. South Carolina
  8. South Dakota
  9. Michigan
  10. Florida

Overall, trends showed the latte is most popular along the east coast and in the mid west.

Map of pumpkin spice latte’s popularity across the country. (Map:

Want to pick one up? Dunkin Donuts released their PSL on Aug. 19, and Starbucks started serving the fall drink on Tuesday, Aug. 25.

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