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10 Unexpectedly Awesome Coffee Cities

These emerging coffee scenes around the country are giving Portland and Seattle a run for their money.

Ah, coffee. It’s just about the only thing that’s good about a Monday morning ... or really any morning. We all know that cities like Portland, Seattle and San Francisco are headliners in our nation’s coffee culture, but there are some other coffee hotspots around the nation that might surprise you. 

Livability looked at the amount of coffee shops in the city, average prices for a cuppa joe, number of roasters in the area and, of course, the overall quality of life (we have to be true to our name, don’t we?) to bring you this list of unexpected cities with awesome coffee scenes.

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