Here Are The Most Popular Netflix Shows in Every State

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Millie Bobby Brown and Sadie Sink at the Netflix's season 2 premiere of 'Stranger Things' held at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, USA on October 26, 2017. (Tinseltown /

These were the most watched Netflix shows in every U.S. state in 2018.

From hit TV series such as Daredevil and Stranger Things, Netflix gives their subscribers content to binge-watch and enjoy in 2018.

That said, the team at decided to analyze Google Trends and come up with a list of the most popular shows in each state for the year. These kinds of stats are always fun to look at and usually produce some surprising findings such as 13 Reasons Why was one of America’s most favorite shows 2018.

Forty-six states this year had a new favorite Netflix show compared to what the same study found in 2017. The beloved show this year was the same as last year in only four states — Louisiana and West Virginia, both of which is Orange is the New Black, Utah still loves Stranger Things, and Missouri enjoys Ozark.

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Millie Bobby Brown at the Netflix’s season 2 premiere of ‘Stranger Things’ held at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, USA on October 26, 2017. (Tinseltown /

Moreover, the Georgia-filmed series Stranger Things went from being the favorite show in one state in 2017 to four states in 2018 —Colorado, Idaho, Nebraska, and Utah. Also, the biggest Netflix fans in the country are apparently in Washington, D.C. Because in Washington DC, there was a 16-way tie this year for the location’s favorite Netflix show.

Overall, Netflix is a massive platform in the entertainment industry, with so much content for people to watch the company is planning on not stopping. The company disclosed on Friday that CEO Reed Hastings is getting a 7% raise, which could hit as much as $31.5 million salary and stock options starting 2019.

This news comes after Netflix revealed Sandra Bullock’s Bird Box was watched by over 45 million subscribers.

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NEW YORK – DEC 17, 2018: Sandra Bullock attends a screening of “Bird Box” at Alice Tully Hall on December 17, 2018, in New York City. – Image (JStone /


“Took off my blindfold this morning to discover that 45,037,125 Netflix accounts have already watched Bird Box — best first seven days ever for a Netflix film!” the Netflix Film account on Twitter boasted Friday.

If 45 million Netflix accounts did watch the Sandra Bullock movie, that would represent about one-third of the company’s 137.1 million total subscribers.

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State Show
Alabama Riverdale
Alaska Iron Fist
Arizona The End of the F***ing World
Arkansas Riverdale
California Jane the Virgin
Colorado Stranger Things
Connecticut 13 Reasons Why
Delaware Iron Fist
Florida Daredevil
Georgia Luke Cage
Hawaii Iron Fist
Idaho Stranger Things
Illinois 13 Reasons Why
Indiana The Defenders
Iowa The End of the F***ing World
Kansas Orange Is the New Black
Kentucky Daredevil
Louisiana Orange Is the New Black
Maine The End of the F***ing World
Maryland Luke Cage
Massachusetts Peaky Blinders
Michigan Orange Is the New Black
Minnesota Making a Murderer
Mississippi 13 Reasons Why
Missouri Ozark
Montana Dark
Nebraska Stranger Things
Nevada The End of the F***ing World
New Hampshire The End of the F***ing World
New Jersey 13 Reasons Why
New Mexico Breaking Bad/Better Call Saul
New York Daredevil
North Carolina 13 Reasons Why
North Dakota Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life
Ohio 13 Reasons Why
Oklahoma Orange Is the New Black
Oregon Disenchantment
Pennsylvania Mindhunter
Rhode Island 13 Reasons Why
South Carolina The End of the F***ing World
South Dakota Daredevil
Tennessee House of Cards
Texas Jane the Virgin
Utah Stranger Things
Vermont Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee
Virginia Daredevil
Washington Altered Carbon
DC ***16-way tie***
West Virginia Orange Is the New Black
Wisconsin Making a Murderer
Wyoming Lost in Space