Average attendances of professional sports teams in the United States and Canada

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The following professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada average over four-thousand fans in attendance per game:

The statistics provided in the following table are from each the leagues' latest completed seasons, with teams that have since suspended operations or folded omitted. Additionally, any franchise that has since been renamed or relocated are listed under their current names.

°° The Major Indoor Soccer League folded after the 13-14 season

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Rank Team League City Avg. Attendance
1 Dallas Cowboys NFL Arlington, TX 87,047
2 Washington Redskins NFL Landover, MD 83,172
3 New York Giants NFL East Rutherford, NJ 79,019
4 New York Jets NFL East Rutherford, NJ 78,596
5 Denver Broncos NFL Denver, CO 74,908
6 Carolina Panthers NFL Charlotte, NC 72,620
7 Baltimore Ravens NFL Baltimore, MD 71,227
8 Houston Texans NFL Houston, TX 71,080
9 Green Bay Packers NFL Green Bay, WI 70,095
10 New Orleans Saints NFL New Orleans, LA 70,038
11 San Francisco 49ers NFL San Francisco, CA 69,732
12 Philadelphia Eagles NFL Philadelphia, PA 69,144
13 Tennessee Titans NFL Nashville, TN 69,143
14 New England Patriots NFL Foxborough, MA 68,756
15 Atlanta Falcons NFL Atlanta, GA 67,850
16 Miami Dolphins NFL Miami Gardens, FL 67,744
17 Kansas City Chiefs NFL Kansas City, MO 67,672
18 Seattle Seahawks NFL Seattle, WA 66,992
19 Indianapolis Colts NFL Indianapolis, IN 66,975
20 Cleveland Browns NFL Cleveland, OH 66,116
21 San Diego Chargers NFL San Diego, CA 65,530
22 Buffalo Bills NFL Orchard Park, NY 63,195
23 Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Pittsburgh, PA 63,083
24 Jacksonville Jaguars NFL Jacksonville, FL 63,032
25 Arizona Cardinals NFL Glendale, AZ 62,774
26 Chicago Bears NFL Chicago, IL 62,195
27 Cincinnati Bengals NFL Cincinnati, OH 60,364
28 Minnesota Vikings NFL Minneapolis, MN 58,751
29 Detroit Lions NFL Detroit, MI 56,285
30 St. Louis Rams NFL St. Louis, MO 52,992
31 Tampa Bay Buccaneers NFL Tampa, FL 49,314
32 Oakland Raiders NFL Oakland, CA 46,431
33 Seattle Sounders FC MLS Seattle, WA 44,038
34 San Francisco Giants MLB San Francisco, CA 41,584
35 New York Yankees MLB New York, NY 40,488
36 St. Louis Cardinals MLB St. Louis, MO 38,196
37 Milwaukee Brewers MLB Milwaukee, WI 37,918
38 Boston Red Sox MLB Boston, MA 37,707
39 L.A. Angels of Anaheim MLB Anaheim, CA 37,277
40 Chicago Cubs MLB Chicago, IL 37,258
41 Philadelphia Phillies MLB Philadelphia, PA 37,190
42 Texas Rangers MLB Arlington, TX 36,382
43 Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Los Angeles, CA 36,236
44 Colorado Rockies MLB Denver, CO 35,923
45 Detroit Tigers MLB Detroit, MI 32,617
46 Edmonton Eskimos CFL Edmonton, AB 32,096
47 Minnesota Twins MLB Minneapolis, MN 30,588
48 New York Mets MLB New York, NY 30,108
49 Atlanta Braves MLB Atlanta, GA 30,037
50 Saskatchewan Roughriders CFL Regina, SK 29,939
51 BC Lions CFL Vancouver, BC 29,725
52 Winnipeg Blue Bombers CFL Winnipeg, MB 29,556
53 Calgary Stampeders CFL Calgary, AB 29,263
54 Cincinnati Reds MLB Cincinnati, OH 27,327
55 San Diego Padres MLB San Diego, CA 26,457
56 Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Phoenix, AZ 25,992
58 Washington Nationals MLB Washington, DC 24,877
60 Chicago White Sox MLB Chicago, IL 24,705
61 Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pittsburgh, PA 24,255
62 Hamilton Tiger-Cats CFL Hamilton, ON 24,116
63 Montreal Alouettes CFL Montreal, QC 24,058
64 Seattle Mariners MLB Seattle, WA 23,411
65 Los Angeles Galaxy MLS Carson, CA 23,136
66 Montreal Impact MLS Montreal, QC 22,772
67 Toronto Blue Jays MLB Toronto, ON 22,445
68 Chicago Bulls NBA Chicago, IL 22,161
69 Baltimore Orioles MLB Baltimore, MD 21,943
70 Chicago Blackhawks NHL Chicago, IL 21,423
71 Kansas City Royals MLB Kansas City, MO 21,289
72 Montreal Canadiens NHL Montreal, QC 21,273
73 Houston Dynamo MLS Houston, TX 21,015
74 Portland Trail Blazers NBA Portland, OR 20,496
75 Portland Timbers MLS Portland, OR 20,438
76 Houston Astros MLB Houston, TX 20,393
76 Dallas Mavericks NBA Dallas, TX 20,334
77 Toronto Argonauts CFL Toronto, ON 20,017
78 New York Knicks NBA New York, NY 19,763
79 Miami Heat NBA Miami, FL 19,935
80 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Philadelphia, PA 19,715
81 Detroit Red Wings NHL Detroit, MI 19,680
82 Cleveland Indians MLB Cleveland, OH 19,661
82 Vancouver Whitecaps FC MLS Vancouver, BC 19,475
83 New York Red Bulls MLS Harrison, NJ 19,461
83 Sporting Kansas City MLS Kansas City, KS 19,404
84 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL Toronto, ON 19,354
85 Utah Jazz NBA Salt Lake City, UT 19,306
86 Calgary Flames NHL Calgary, AB 19,289
87 Los Angeles Clippers NBA Los Angeles, CA 19,219
88 St. Louis Blues NHL St. Louis, MO 19,150
89 Real Salt Lake MLS Sandy, UT 19,087
90 Miami Marlins MLB Miami, FL 19,007
91 Los Angeles Lakers NBA Los Angeles, CA 18,997
92 Orlando Magic NBA Orlando, FL 18,896
93 Tampa Bay Rays MLB St. Petersburg, FL 18,878
94 Vancouver Canucks NHL Vancouver, BC 18,860
95 Golden State Warriors NBA Oakland, CA 18,857
96 Boston Celtics NBA Boston, MA 18,624
97 Buffalo Sabres NHL Buffalo, NY 18,452
99 Washington Capitals NHL Washington, DC 18,397
100 San Antonio Spurs NBA San Antonio, TX 18,396
101 Ottawa Senators NHL Ottawa, ON 18,378
103 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Pittsburgh, PA 18,240
104 Oakland Athletics MLB Oakland, CA 18,232
105 Oklahoma City Thunder NBA Oklahoma City, OK 18,203
106 Toronto FC MLS Toronto, ON 18,155
107 New York Rangers NHL New York, NY 18,108
108 Los Angeles Kings NHL Los Angeles, CA 18,083
109 Philadelphia Union MLS Chester, PA 18,053
110 Minnesota Wild NHL Minneapolis, MN 18,012
111 Boston Bruins NHL Boston, MA 17,565
112 San Jose Sharks NHL San Jose, CA 17,562
113 Philadelphia 76ers NBA Philadelphia, PA 17,502
114 Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Minneapolis, MN 17,490
115 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Tampa, FL 17,268
117 Denver Nuggets NBA Denver, CO 17,029
118 Edmonton Oilers NHL Edmonton, AB 16,839
119 Toronto Raptors NBA Toronto, ON 16,835
120 Washington Wizards NBA Washington, DC 16,728
122 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Raleigh, NC 16,415
123 Chicago Fire MLS Bridgeview, IL 16,409
124 Nashville Predators NHL Nashville, TN 16,142
125 Columbus Crew MLS Columbus, OH 16,080
125 Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Cleveland, OH 15,926
125 Colorado Mammoth NLL Denver, CO 15,761
127 Memphis Grizzlies NBA Memphis, TN 15,704
128 Florida Panthers NHL Sunrise, FL 15,685
129 Buffalo Bandits NLL Buffalo, NY 15,620
129 Phoenix Suns NBA Phoenix, AZ 15,597
130 FC Dallas MLS Frisco, TX 15,373
130 Houston Rockets NBA Houston, TX 15,363
131 Atlanta Hawks NBA Atlanta, GA 15,199
132 Colorado Rapids MLS Commerce City, CO 15,175
133 New Orleans Hornets NBA New Orleans, LA 15,109
134 Dallas Stars NHL Dallas, TX 15,073
135 New England Revolution MLS Foxborough, MA 14,844
135 Colorado Avalanche NHL Denver, CO 14,820
136 New Jersey Devils NHL Newark, NJ 14,775
137 Charlotte Bobcats NBA Charlotte, NC 14,757
138 Anaheim Ducks NHL Anaheim, CA 14,738
139 Milwaukee Bucks NBA Milwaukee, WI 14,718
140 Sacramento Kings NBA Sacramento, CA 14,508
141 Detroit Pistons NBA Auburn Hills, MI 14,413
144 Indiana Pacers NBA Indianapolis, IN 14,168
146 New Jersey Nets NBA Newark, NJ 13,961
147 D.C. United MLS Washington, DC 13,846
148 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Columbus, OH 13,658
149 Winnipeg Jets NHL Winnipeg, MB 13,469
149 Portland Thorns FC NWSL Portland, OR 13,320
150 San Jose Earthquakes MLS Santa Clara, CA 13,293
151 C.D. Chivas USA MLS Carson, CA 13,056
152 Orlando Predators AFL Orlando, FL 12,701
154 Denver Outlaws MLL Denver, CO 12,331
155 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Glendale, AZ 12,188
156 New York Islanders NHL Uniondale, NY 11,059
157 Toronto Rock NLL Toronto, ON 10,729
158 Tampa Bay Storm AFL Tampa, FL 10,778
159 Washington Mystics WNBA Washington, DC 10,449
161 Los Angeles Sparks WNBA Los Angeles, CA 10,320
162 Spokane Shock AFL Spokane, WA 10,277
160 Calgary Roughnecks NLL Calgary, AB 10,216
163 Philadelphia Soul AFL Philadelphia, PA 9,802
164 San Jose SaberCats AFL San Jose, CA 9,440
165 Jacksonville Sharks AFL Jacksonville, FL 9,401
166 Pittsburgh Power AFL Pittsburgh, PA 9,197
167 Phoenix Mercury WNBA Phoenix, AZ 9,167
168 Arizona Rattlers AFL Phoenix, AZ 8,939
169 Iowa Barnstormers AFL Des Moines, IA 8,867
170 San Antonio Silver Stars WNBA San Antonio, TX 8,751
171 Utah Blaze AFL Salt Lake City, UT 8,707
173 Boston Cannons MLL Boston, MA 8,661
174 Chicago Rush AFL Rosemont, IL 8,659
175 Seattle Storm WNBA Seattle, WA 8,659
176 Minnesota Lynx WNBA Minneapolis, MN 8,372
177 Minnesota Swarm NLL St. Paul, MN 8,288
178 Chesapeake Bayhawks MLL Annapolis, MD 8,161
179 New Orleans VooDoo AFL New Orleans, LA 8,153
180 Indiana Fever WNBA Indianapolis, IN 8,054
181 New York Liberty WNBA Newark, NJ 7,702
172 Philadelphia Wings NLL Philadelphia, PA 7,647
182 Edmonton Rush NLL Edmonton, AB 7,152
183 Connecticut Sun WNBA Uncasville, CT 7,056
184 San Antonio Scorpions NASL San Antonio, TX 6,937
184 Baltimore Blast MISL Baltimore, MD 6,934
185 New York Cosmos NASL New York, NY 6,849
185 Cleveland Gladiators AFL Cleveland, OH 6,507
187 Atlanta Dream WNBA Atlanta, GA 6,487
188 Rochester Knighthawks NLL Rochester, NY 5,949
189 Chicago Sky WNBA Rosemont, IL 5,536
190 San Antonio Talons AFL San Antonio, TX 5,423
191 Western New York Flash WPS Rochester, NY 4,881
192 Atlanta Beat WPS Kennesaw, GA 4,840
193 Boston Breakers WPS Boston, MA 4,444
194 Tulsa Shock WNBA Tulsa, OK 4,828
196 Milwaukee Wave MISL Milwaukee, WI 4,531
198 Rochester Rattlers MLL Rochester, NY 4,307
199 Washington Stealth MLL Everett, WA 4,132
200 Missouri Comets MISL Independence, MO 4,018
202 Long Island Lizards MLL Hempstead, NY 3,827
203 Philadelphia Independence WPS Chester, PA 2,774
204 Sky Blue FC WPS Piscataway, NJ 2,138
205 Hamilton Nationals MLL Hamilton, ON 1,214
2012 Charlotte Hounds MLL Charlotte, NC 3,035
2012 Norfolk SharX MISL Norfolk, VA N/A
2012 Ohio Machine MLL Delaware, OH N/A
2014 Ottawa Redblacks CFL Ottawa, ON 24,296
2012 Rochester Lancers MISL Rochester, NY N/A
2012 Syracuse Silver Knights MISL Syracuse, NY 3,176
2012 Wichita Wings MISL Park City, KS N/A

Green shading indicates the team that has the highest attendance in its league. Red shading indicated the team that has the lowest attendance in its league.

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