This list of newspapers in the United States is a list of newspapers printed and distributed in the United States. It includes a list of the 25 newspapers in the United States with the most circulation, followed by lists of newspapers published in United States territory. Those lists are followed by a , organized by various categories.

As of 2014, the United States had 1,331 daily newspapers.[6]

Top 25 newspapers by circulation

This is a list of the top 25 newspapers in the United States by weekday circulation as of March 2013. The figures include normal print editions, branded print editions (e.g., regional editions or editions tailored for commuters), and digital subscriptions (e.g., for tablet computers or restricted-access).[8] The data is compiled by the Alliance for Audited Media.[8]

or district
Total average
1The Wall Street JournalNew York2,378,827News Corp
2The New York TimesNew York CityNew York1,865,318The New York Times Company
3USA TodayVirginia1,674,306Gannett Company
4Los Angeles TimesLos AngelesCalifornia653,868Tronc
5San Jose Mercury NewsSan JoseCalifornia527,568Digital First Media
6New York Daily NewsNew York CityNew York516,165Tronc
7New York PostNew York CityNew York500,521News Corp
8The Washington PostDistrict of Columbia474,767Nash Holdings
9Chicago Sun-TimesChicagoIllinois470,548Wrapports
10The Denver PostDenverColorado416,676Digital First Media
11Chicago TribuneChicagoIllinois414,930Tronc
12The Dallas Morning NewsDallasTexas409,265A. H. Belo Corporation
13NewsdayLong IslandNew York377,744Patrick and Charles Dolan; Altice USA
14Houston ChronicleHoustonTexas360,251Hearst Corporation
15Orange County RegisterSanta AnaCalifornia356,165Digital First Media
16The Star-LedgerNewarkNew Jersey340,778Advance Publications
17Tampa Bay TimesTampaFlorida340,260Times Publishing Company
18The Plain DealerClevelandOhio311,605Advance Publications
19The Philadelphia InquirerPhiladelphiaPennsylvania306,831Philadelphia Media Network
20Star TribuneMinneapolisMinnesota301,345Glen Taylor
21The Arizona RepublicPhoenixArizona293,640Gannett Company
22Honolulu Star-AdvertiserHonoluluHawaii268,244Black Press Group
23Las Vegas Review-JournalLas VegasNevada252,047Sheldon Adelson
24The San Diego Union-TribuneSan DiegoCalifornia250,678Tronc
25The Boston GlobeBostonMassachusetts245,572John W. Henry

Longest running

By state and territory

List of lists of newspapers:

Other lists of U.S. newspapers

By specialty

By language


See also


  1. . Newspaper Association of America. 4 September 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2016. 
  2. The Associated Press (2013-04-30). . The Huffington Post. Archived from on 2014-04-01. 
  3. . Archived from on 2015-10-16. Retrieved 2015-10-21. 
  4. , Press-Republican. Originally published as the Plattsburgh Republican, then became the Press-Republican after a merger on October 5, 1942.