39%

of Americans who prefer to get their local news in print say they have paid for local news in the past year

Source: Pew Research Center
Additional Information: That is more than double the share among those who prefer to get news either from the radio (16%) or news websites or apps (12%), and around four times the share of those who prefer to get local news from TV (10%). It also far exceeds the share among those who prefer to get local news via social media (8%).
Reference: For more information, read the 2019 Pew Research Center analysis, "Who Pays for Local News in the U.S.?" "Who Pays for Local News in the U.S.?"

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