According to Realtor.com who looked at the 200 largest US Metros and only one city per state they came up with the ranking of the Top 10 Best and Worst cities to live in during an apocalypse.

Some of the Criteria that they used to come up with these findings are as follows:

  • Realtor.com home listings with a lake, pond, or well (for drinking water)
  • Listings with a safe room or panic room
  • Listings with solar panels or hydropower (to fuel your home if the grid goes dark)
  • Active military and federal government employees
  • Health care workers
  • Landmass covered by fresh water

So where does Duluth Rank in the event of a Nuclear Apocalypse? At #7 . And for a Zombie Apocalypse?  At #6.   Good news for Duluthians is that we are in the top #10 rankings for both categories. Let's just add this to a growing list of awards and "Best Of's"  for the city of Duluth Mn! For the map of the Top 10 Cities CLICK HERE