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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE

Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Breakout by Origin,

U.S. Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas

With Patent Counts Based on the Primary Patent Classification

Ranked Listing of U.S. Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas

From Which
Utility Patents Originated During the Period

Having Primary Classification In

Class 445, Electric Lamp or Space Discharge Component or Device Manufacturing

**( patent origin is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor )
( regional areas are based on U.S. Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) )
( patent counts may not sum exactly due to rounding - see the Explanation of Data )**

U.S. Regional Level | ID Code | U.S. Regional Title | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | Total |
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Metropolitan Statistical Area | 114260 | Boise City-Nampa, ID | 21 | 15 | 22 | 9 | 10 | 5 | 6 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 93 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 141940 | San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA | 12 | 6 | 1 | 4 | 4 | 1 | 3 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 5 | 2 | 44 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 135620 | New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA | 3 | 4 | 3 | 2 | 3 | 1 | 2 | 1 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 2 | 2 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 29 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 140380 | Rochester, NY | 3 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 1 | 1 | 3 | 3 | 3 | 2 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 29 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 114460 | Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH | 2 | 1 | 1 | 3 | 3 | 3 | 2 | 4 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 25 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 138060 | Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ | 4 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 3 | 3 | 2 | 1 | 1 | 2 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 25 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 131100 | Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA | 1 | 1 | 0 | 2 | 2 | 2 | 2 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 2 | 2 | 3 | 3 | 23 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 110580 | Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY | 1 | 1 | 2 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 1 | 2 | 2 | 1 | 2 | 2 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 22 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 141860 | San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA | 3 | 1 | 3 | 1 | 1 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 2 | 22 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 145780 | Toledo, OH | 1 | 0 | 1 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 2 | 0 | 3 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 16 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 147900 | Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV | 1 | 1 | 0 | 4 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 14 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 112420 | Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX | 1 | 2 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 13 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 140140 | Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA | 0 | 2 | 0 | 3 | 3 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 13 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 116580 | Champaign-Urbana, IL | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 2 | 2 | 0 | 12 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 117460 | Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH | 0 | 1 | 0 | 3 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 2 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 12 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 118700 | Corvallis, OR | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 4 | 1 | 3 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 12 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 133460 | Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 4 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 3 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 12 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 141740 | San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA | 2 | 1 | 1 | 5 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 12 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 120500 | Durham-Chapel Hill, NC | 0 | 0 | 1 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 2 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 10 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 139100 | Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY | 1 | 0 | 3 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 3 | 9 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 129540 | Lancaster, PA | 0 | 1 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 4 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 7 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 110740 | Albuquerque, NM | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 5 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 116980 | Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL-IN-WI | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 5 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 119100 | Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX | 2 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 5 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 137980 | Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 5 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 116300 | Cedar Rapids, IA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 4 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 119820 | Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 4 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 139580 | Raleigh-Cary, NC | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 2 | 0 | 4 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 111460 | Ann Arbor, MI | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 2 | 3 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 128940 | Knoxville, TN | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 3 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 133340 | Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 3 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 140220 | Roanoke, VA | 2 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 3 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 142060 | Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, CA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 3 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 145940 | Trenton-Ewing, NJ | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 3 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 110420 | Akron, OH | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 122660 | Fort Collins-Loveland, CO | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 125540 | Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 128420 | Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, WA | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 137100 | Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 138300 | Pittsburgh, PA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 138900 | Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 140900 | Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville, CA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 145060 | Syracuse, NY | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 149620 | York-Hanover, PA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 112060 | Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 112580 | Baltimore-Towson, MD | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 113780 | Binghamton, NY | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 114860 | Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 116740 | Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 117820 | Colorado Springs, CO | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 119740 | Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 121300 | Elmira, NY | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 124860 | Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 126300 | Hot Springs, AR | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 126420 | Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 127060 | Ithaca, NY | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 127140 | Jackson, MS | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 127260 | Jacksonville, FL | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 131540 | Madison, WI | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 131740 | Manhattan, KS | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 132780 | Medford, OR | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 134820 | Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 134980 | Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 135300 | New Haven-Milford, CT | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 140060 | Richmond, VA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 141620 | Salt Lake City, UT | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 142220 | Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 143100 | Sheboygan, WI | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 144300 | State College, PA | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 144700 | Stockton, CA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 148700 | Williamsport, PA | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | 149340 | Worcester, MA | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Metropolitan Statistical Area | -- Subtotal -- | 67 | 46 | 48 | 58 | 48 | 41 | 45 | 21 | 17 | 25 | 27 | 24 | 25 | 19 | 24 | 17 | 552 | |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 218500 | Corning, NY | 0 | 1 | 2 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 1 | 3 | 2 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 12 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 222300 | Findlay, OH | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 2 | 0 | 1 | 5 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 222060 | Faribault-Northfield, MN | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 1 | 0 | 3 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 218260 | Cookeville, TN | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 241460 | Salina, KS | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 242580 | Seaford, DE | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 210880 | Allegan, MI | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 214580 | Bozeman, MT | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 215100 | Brookings, SD | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 218180 | Concord, NH | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 236820 | Oskaloosa, IA | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 236860 | Ottawa-Streator, IL | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 241580 | Salisbury, NC | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | 245660 | Tiffin, OH | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 1 |

Micropolitan Statistical Area | -- Subtotal -- | 1 | 2 | 3 | 2 | 2 | 1 | 2 | 1 | 5 | 2 | 1 | 1 | 4 | 4 | 2 | 1 | 34 | |

Non Metro/Micropolitan Statistical Area | 900927 | Non Metro/Micropolitan Statistical Areas, MN | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Non Metro/Micropolitan Statistical Area | 900942 | Non Metro/Micropolitan Statistical Areas, PA | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 |

Non Metro/Micropolitan Statistical Area | -- Subtotal -- | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 1 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 0 | 2 | |

ALL AREAS | --- | TOTAL, ALL AREAS | 68 | 48 | 52 | 60 | 50 | 42 | 48 | 22 | 22 | 27 | 28 | 25 | 29 | 23 | 26 | 18 | 588 |

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