Where have the most ghost sightings been reported across the United States? From TruePeopleSearch, this infographic uses data dating back to 2005, which was collected by Ghosts of America. This visual looks at the total number of ghost sightings from each state in the country, and also includes data on where the highest frequencies of sightings are per 100,000 people. According to the data, the most haunted state in the United States is Texas, which has had 7,218 reported ghost sightings over the last 16 years.
The states that round out the top five are California (6,758), Ohio (2,844), Michigan (2,643), and Illinois (2,469). When you key in one particular city, it's Austin, Texas that is considered to be the most haunted city in America, with 114 ghost sightings during this span of time. Not only that, but the three cities that are considered to be the most haunted in the United States are all in Texas: Austin (114), Corpus Christi (103), and Laredo (103).