Mid-Atlantic (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania)Ranging from New York in the north to Washington, D.
C., the Mid-Atlantic is home to some of the nation's most densely populated cities, as well as historic sites, rolling mountains, the New Jersey Pine Barrens, the Lehigh Valley, and seaside resorts like the Long Island beaches and the Jersey Shore.
Between 1991 & 1996, nearly 17% of men admitted on the survey that they have paid a prostitute.
Between 2006 & 2012, the average number of men who stated that they paid for sex dropped to 13.2%. Researchers and experts are divided over whether people are actually turning away from prostitution, or if they are simply less likely to admit it.
Although mostly empty, the region's deserts have some of the nation's largest cities.