Average monthly frequency in Los Angeles (pictured here) and in Macon, Georgia, clocked in at 16.3 times. In the year-ago period, Macon fared even higher in the rankings, tying for 4th place.
One of the most interesting takeaways for Cain was the size of some of the markets. Even in places with a wide variety of restaurants, people are still opting to chow down on fast food.
"As the economy improves, the [quick service restaurant] category remains strong in these large markets," she said.