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Best 'Main Street' Shopping Districts in All 50 States

Cheapism Logo By Andrew Lisa of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 51: With big-box stores, megamalls, and online sellers dominating the retail landscape, the pleasure of shopping at mom-and-pop stores in a quaint, small-town Main Street shopping district is getting harder to find. But every state has a few such homespun settings left. Here are some of the best downtown shopping districts in the country — each in a town with a population of fewer than 90,000 residents. (More than half are home to fewer than 10,000 people, and some claim populations in the triple digits.)

MAIN'S TREAT

With big-box stores, megamalls, and online sellers dominating the retail landscape, the pleasure of shopping at mom-and-pop stores in a quaint, small-town Main Street shopping district is getting harder to find. But every state has a few such homespun settings left. Here are some of the best downtown shopping districts in the country — each in a town with a population of fewer than 90,000 residents. (More than half are home to fewer than 10,000 people, and some claim populations in the triple digits.)

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