Season 39 Jeopardy! contestants - where they're from

The main table includes all players who made their first appearance on Jeopardy! in 2022-23. Thus, they exclude:

What's here:

(Credits: Zap2it & TitanTV for TV schedules for each market; John Coryat (yes, that's actually the last name) for ZIP code maps; ThinkTV for a listing of Canadian market sizes, enabling me to rank them properly with the U.S. markets; and OpenStreetMap for county mapping information.)

Updated through Week 3 of Season 39 (2022-09-30).

Contestants by media market

RankMarketStationPlayers
1New YorkWABC6
4PhiladelphiaWPVI3
3ChicagoWLS2
6San Francisco-Oakland-San JoseKGO2
10Boston (Manchester)WBZ2
8HoustonKTRK1
9Washington (Hagerstown)WJLA1
12Seattle-TacomaKOMO1
24Raleigh-Durham (Fayetteville)WTVD1
28BaltimoreWBFF1
34Kansas CityWDAF1
36CincinnatiWXIX1
38AustinKXAN1
41Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle CreekWWMT1
45Birmingham (Anniston & Tuscaloosa)WIAT1
68Des Moines-AmesWHO1
87SyracuseWSYT1
90Champaign & Springfield-DecaturWAND1
95Fort Smith-Fayetteville-Springdale-RogersKFSM1
117Yakima-Pasco-Richland-KennewickKNDO1

Contestants by state/province

State / ProvincePlayers
New York6
Illinois3
New Jersey3
California2
Massachusetts2
Texas2
Washington2
Alabama1
Arkansas1
District of Columbia1
Iowa1
Maryland1
Michigan1
Missouri1
North Carolina1
Ohio1
Pennsylvania1