Thirty-five percent of people in the Midwest, Northeast and South live in such areas, 26 percent in the West and 58 percent in New Jersey. Facebook says that in the past 28 days, there have been no five or more new reports about these towns every day.
Local news in different parts of the United States is delivered on Facebook Today In (the lighter the color, the less local news is available)
Today In, Facebook's local news service, has entered about 400 cities, but it has not entered most of the areas in the country where it is most needed, that is, in areas where there are only a few local newspapers or where there are no local newspapers.
Facebook is an important reason for the decline of the local news portal, because with its help, many advertising costs flow from traditional media to the Internet.