ATownData is based in Atlanta, where we are just now beginning to feel a change in temperature and see a change in foliage color. However, retail stores announced the arrival of Fall almost two months ago with the “changing of the gourd”. Yes, it’s that time of year when watermelons become scarce and the pumpkin population explodes.
The U.S. has a limited and seasonal pumpkin market. The majority of all pumpkins are sold during the 4 months of October-January. To celebrate the season, we’ve created a fun and interactive Tableau viz to explore the prices and origins of pumpkins for 4 cities in the U.S.