CivMetrics collects key election data for the largest cities in the United States. We’re posting some of our insights here. In this installment, we look at the cities that made the biggest and smallest political contributions in 2021. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact EBallantine@CivMetrics.com
Which cities are donate more to political campaigns in 2021? Using FEC data, CivMetrics analyzed the 50 largest U.S. cities and their federal political contributions. At the bottom of this post, you can find a sortable table of the top 50 cities and their average individual political contribution in 2021.
First, a couple highlights. Here are the 10 cities with the highest average individual political contribution in 2021:
Here are the cities with the smallest average political donation:
Below, find a sortable table of all top 50 cities and their average donation: