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Austin Ranked Best for Beer Drinkers

Texas' capital city is being ranked one of the best cities in the country for beer drinkers, according to KVUE.

A recent survey from ranked Austin as one of the top cities in the country for those who enjoy brew. Austin was ranked the 14th best city in the country for beer drinkers. Austin was also the only Texas town to make the list.

Factors for achieving a ranking on the list included the number of microbreweries in the city, number of microbreweries per 100,000 residents, number of bars per 100,000 residents, average Yelp score of breweries and average price for a pint of domestic draught beer.

While Austin ranked 14th, North Carolina's Asheville took home the crown for best beer city.

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