Advertising Age Data Center
Top 300 Magazines
Ranked by total gross revenue in 2002
Rank 02Rank 01MagazineHeadquartersTotal Gross Revenue % chgAd RevenueAd PagesSubscription RevenueNewstand RevenuePaid CirculationParent & Subsidiary
11PeopleNew York$1,199,4756.0$713,6393,697.91$236,283$249,5533,632,804AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
24Sports IllustratedNew York919,3919.2644,3862,498.59258,63416,3713,245,940AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
32TV GuideNew York904,529-5.4352,0732,457.94466,57285,8849,061,639Gemstar-TV Guide International
43TimeNew York836,366-0.8568,9932,350.60228,27939,0944,109,962AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
55Better Homes & GardensDes Moines704,5549.8554,7861,910.71138,67511,0937,607,832Meredith Corp.
67Parade*New York608,3856.7608,385672.100035,488,375Advance Publications, Parade Publications
76Reader's DigestNew York606,2554.4266,856979.66315,86823,53111,944,898Reader's Digest Association
88NewsweekNew York545,1285.4389,3291,979.10121,52734,2723,125,151The Washington Post Co.
910Good HousekeepingNew York446,8538.4343,2541,527.7673,89929,7004,690,508Hearst Corp.
109BusinessWeekNew York416,809-8.4351,5613,333.1357,3327,916987,369McGraw-Hill Cos.
1112CosmopolitanNew York408,5357.6281,6401,854.3829,76197,1343,021,720Hearst Corp.
1215Family CircleNew York374,8054.6253,9211,330.1563,05957,8254,601,708Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
1313Woman's DayNew York365,054-1.0267,2771,502.5051,99745,7804,246,805Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
1416USA Weekend*Mclean, Va.359,39913.5359,399631.360023,600,000Gannett Co.
1511FortuneNew York350,281-10.2293,7083,331.4248,1158,458867,781AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
1614ForbesNew York339,422-6.6281,0213,504.6053,0335,368925,994Forbes Inc.
1717In StyleNew York330,56910.0264,4713,030.5419,57646,5221,670,792AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
1818Entertainment WeeklyNew York328,05211.4217,2851,864.0194,67516,0921,646,822AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
1919Martha Stewart LivingNew York311,7537.1234,3631,887.1455,12322,2672,359,328Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
2020U.S. News & World ReportWashington291,3942.7192,8031,415.0088,7059,8862,032,286Mortimer Zuckerman Publications
2121Ladies' Home JournalNew York275,0084.2200,8311,215.4963,58510,5924,101,414Meredith Corp.
2222National GeographicWashington274,6958.160,640394.24198,00216,0536,657,424National Geographic Society
2323Southern LivingBirmingham, Ala.256,2314.2156,5911,491.0583,13716,5032,563,757AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
2427MaximNew York250,10912.0179,6651,223.7029,86240,5822,512,090Dennis Publishing
2528O, The Oprah MagazineNew York246,32811.7179,0791,426.1336,98330,2662,261,570Hearst Corp.
2630The National EnquirerBoca Raton, Fla.232,38511.448,1801,004.4921,012163,1931,775,318American Media
2724VogueNew York229,892-4.7187,7892,889.9621,44820,6551,257,787Advance Publications, Conde Nast
2829GlamourNew York221,2014.3159,2881,541.1721,45340,4602,304,151Advance Publications, Conde Nast
2925PC MagazineNew York219,663-8.9165,5542,054.4547,0447,0651,230,600Ziff Davis Media
3031The New York Times Magazine*New York212,6195.5212,6193,314.22001,672,965The New York Times Co.
3138ESPN The MagazineNew York212,50129.8168,8701,458.7039,1914,4401,550,138Walt Disney Co., ESPN Inc.
3226MoneyNew York212,153-9.6131,234919.1874,6836,2361,992,438AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
3333Rolling StoneNew York195,7960.5159,2231,530.3521,18915,3841,272,739Wenner Media
3437ParentsNew York187,18513.7151,3611,448.2631,9543,8702,091,782Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
3536SeventeenNew York180,1718.3120,8261,342.1241,71317,6322,459,135Hearst Corp.
3634PlayboyChicago179,526-4.272,612583.7285,69021,2243,213,638Playboy Enterprises International
3739Star MagazineBoca Raton, Fla.178,9449.734,132825.5215,002129,8101,385,323American Media
3845The New YorkerNew York176,46115.6123,9252,231.4844,4918,045938,600Advance Publications, Conde Nast
3942Golf MagazineNew York176,26911.6145,1631,359.1026,0045,1021,410,001AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
4035Vanity FairNew York176,205-0.4139,5551,968.4317,59719,0531,131,144Advance Publications, Conde Nast
4141RedbookNew York174,2687.9127,9441,262.7929,02817,2962,394,184Hearst Corp.
4254Us WeeklyNew York171,51832.366,3361,069.3038,74466,4381,101,059Wenner Media/Walt Disney Co.
4340PreventionEmmaus, Pa.167,2782.792,914990.9261,05713,3073,150,017Rodale
4448ParentingNew York166,77217.2133,5321,150.4531,0392,2012,136,283AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Parenting Group
4553Country LivingNew York155,95315.9110,1471,121.0530,78715,0191,758,891Hearst Corp.
4673YMNew York155,42941.3100,2081,017.3739,49115,7302,206,067Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
4749Car & DriverNew York150,4566.3115,6811,096.6026,7628,0131,387,113Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
4850Endless VacationCarmel, Ind.147,6114.416,669346.36130,94201,558,834Cendant, Resort Condominiums International
4932Golf DigestWilton, Conn.141,422-28.894,7361,429.3839,5447,1421,564,475Advance Publications, Golf Digest Cos.
5066Men's HealthNew York141,31122.592,433847.8331,29917,5791,695,554Rodale
5147Woman's WorldNew York141,140-1.015,613337.005,555119,9721,612,099Bauer Publishing Co.
5244ElleNew York140,467-8.8108,5081,534.3520,13611,8231,000,638Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
5355Marie ClaireNew York138,2308.7110,9001,626.806,26521,065943,100Hearst Corp./Comary
5443Travel & LeisureNew York138,220-10.9100,1601,508.6536,2191,841962,770American Express Publishing Corp.
5568Motor TrendNew York138,10122.1110,505919.2920,3907,2061,283,260Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group
5671ShapeNew York135,24622.088,815989.0927,36819,0631,643,816American Media, Weider Publications
5757AARP The MagazineWashington134,4776.977,771268.0856,706017,183,768AARP
5862Travel AgentNew York127,5558.2127,5554,236.29000Advanstar Communications
5982Country HomeDes Moines127,18831.698,231864.3919,7059,2521,104,559Meredith Corp.
6056Soap Opera DigestNew York126,7900.439,7161,369.0451,07236,002935,849Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group
6159Architectural DigestNew York125,9403.288,3651,716.2327,7479,828832,196Advance Publications, Conde Nast
6258GQNew York123,6441.1104,1691,753.0711,8217,654803,652Advance Publications, Conde Nast
6361SunsetMenlo Park, Calif.121,1500.081,9441,066.6332,4386,7681,476,930AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
6475Cooking LightBirmingham, Ala.118,32617.077,5381,257.8228,44612,3421,574,194AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
6546WNew York117,329-18.0102,5361,858.4812,3182,475464,169Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications
6669The EconomistNew York116,5933.258,5892,307.7547,09410,910408,290The Economist Newspaper
6760Harper's BazaarNew York116,526-4.399,8411,436.159,9646,721742,079Hearst Corp.
6863SmithsonianNew York115,684-1.158,264607.9857,0653552,045,430Smithsonian Institution
6970SelfNew York114,2123.084,9211,146.5114,91314,3781,332,782Advance Publications, Conde Nast
7077House BeautifulNew York110,89410.690,0121,039.5614,9535,929873,879Hearst Corp.
71101FitnessNew York110,88245.478,908988.4718,75413,2201,253,392Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
7272Teen PeopleNew York109,562-1.076,8291,004.7017,42715,3061,603,138AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
7352InformationWeekManhasset, N.Y.108,133-21.3108,1332,646.88000United Business Media, CMP Media
7464PC WorldSan Francisco107,118-8.372,5221,297.0024,45410,1421,101,056International Data Group
7567Bon AppetitNew York106,350-6.375,5121,131.7022,4658,3731,322,577Advance Publications, Conde Nast
7651Bride's MagazineNew York105,248-24.796,3672,805.441,7677,114385,291Advance Publications, Conde Nast
7779EbonyChicago105,1626.161,9231,107.4035,0748,1651,841,715Johnson Publishing Co.
7874Consumer ReportsYonkers, N.Y.104,154-1.600.00100,7943,3603,942,130Consumers Union of U.S.
7988Food & WineNew York99,74211.365,5001,226.1530,6843,558951,751American Express Publishing Corp.
8086Town & CountryNew York97,0346.285,1991,619.158,8592,976431,122Hearst Corp.
8180NetworkWorldSouthborough, Mass.95,601-2.295,6012,337.87000International Data Group
8292HealthNew York95,36610.966,361975.9324,6294,3761,358,325AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
8391Road & TrackNew York94,5659.973,3121,190.2213,8147,439784,978Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
8499Popular MechanicsNew York94,42020.566,196821.1520,8717,3531,220,205Hearst Corp.
8595VibeNew York93,24711.878,4341,175.017,7757,038818,169Miller Publishing Group, Vibe/Spin Ventures
8683Barron'sNew York92,962-1.647,3251,608.2430,82114,816290,955Dow Jones & Co., Magazine Group
8790EssenceNew York92,9486.166,1601,178.3517,9188,8701,061,681Essence Communications Partners
88104Family FunNew York91,96623.368,269719.2122,3861,3111,534,849Walt Disney Co., Buena Vista Magazines
8989New YorkNew York91,8323.571,3762,512.3617,1793,277432,851Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group
90103American BabyNew York90,99720.988,344685.872,6530189,913Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group
9165Modern BrideNew York90,907-22.180,7152,428.521,9328,260337,491Advance Publications, Conde Nast
9294AllureNew York90,7768.670,3571,194.709,81010,609949,669Advance Publications, Conde Nast
9385Conde Nast TravelerNew York90,401-3.274,0301,371.0314,8411,530771,481Advance Publications, Conde Nast
9481Popular PhotographyNew York87,403-9.877,4531,668.868,3821,568453,087Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
95118Traditional HomeDes Moines86,10529.963,577772.6414,0218,507852,121Meredith Corp.
9693Inc.New York85,5860.672,160868.8712,727699680,719Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
9797Muscle & FitnessWoodland Hills, Calif.84,7135.663,0961,775.117,47114,146410,430American Media, Weider Publications
9884eWeekNew York84,706-9.684,4891,518.5021701,115Ziff Davis Media
9996GourmetNew York83,7151.162,0201,241.1116,8924,803958,974Advance Publications, Conde Nast
100105The Sporting NewsSt. Louis83,25411.829,690741.4349,2064,358617,447Vulcan Ventures
101158FHMNew York83,08577.354,490839.239,30619,2891,061,122Emap, Emap Metro
102161Real SimpleNew York82,53680.453,227878.6216,06313,2461,140,500AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
103102Field & StreamNew York78,9734.753,541614.3824,2711,1611,544,039AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
104126Popular ScienceNew York78,50429.244,591630.2826,5957,3181,485,911AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
105106EsquireNew York78,3736.264,702892.1710,3113,360740,204Hearst Corp.
106119Automobile MagazineNew York77,77817.762,755851.8611,2953,728644,281Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group
107111StuffNew York76,0107.949,324756.547,21719,4691,130,466Dennis Publishing
10878EE TimesManhasset, N.Y.74,102-25.274,1023,843.27000United Business Media, CMP Media
109109GlobeBoca Raton, Fla.73,5852.97,634380.002,18063,771631,705American Media
110100HomeNew York73,403-4.048,291681.7022,8772,2351,027,945Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
11198Taste of HomeGreendale, Wis.73,375-6.800.0069,6693,7064,029,610Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
112123This Old HouseNew York72,84015.852,089896.1317,1843,567940,628AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
113122OutsideSanta Fe, N.M.68,2926.754,909878.7210,5522,831645,933Mariah Media
114117JetChicago68,1911.828,2301,047.0030,3179,644921,458Johnson Publishing Co.
115114House & GardenNew York68,1650.748,7351,003.2515,5663,864860,998Advance Publications, Conde Nast
116108Kiplinger's Personal Finance MagazineWashington66,778-6.941,680597.9323,8121,2861,024,868Kiplinger Washington Editors
117113Men's JournalNew York66,010-3.951,408921.5110,1214,481602,092Wenner Media
118120First For WomenNew York65,9561.121,883573.004,53439,5391,395,781Bauer Publishing Co.
119115Fast CompanyNew York65,947-2.247,548805.2717,0431,356734,449Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
120110SmartMoneyNew York65,883-6.745,474747.5518,0782,331808,752Hearst Corp./Dow Jones
121121Highlights for ChildrenColumbus, Ohio65,2080.000.0065,20802,200,000Highlights for Children
122154CosmoGirlNew York65,05537.543,233683.3910,19611,6261,069,904Hearst Corp.
123132ChildNew York65,03617.352,447814.7011,895694936,970Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing
12476Travel WeeklySecaucus, N.J.64,407-35.863,5202,922.35887034,106Boston Ventures, Northstar Travel Media
125128Family HandymanNew York64,15810.539,432590.1121,4773,2491,156,914Reader's Digest Association, RD Publications
126107PenthouseNew York63,255-14.022,656481.379,43031,169530,091General Media
12787InfoWorldSan Francisco62,567-31.162,5671,740.55000International Data Group
128116Computer ShopperNew York61,339-9.045,5401,554.8210,2985,501504,286CNET Networks
129131Bridal GuideNew York61,3248.054,1372,315.668056,382220,066RFP
130127Elle DecorNew York61,1552.147,1291,021.8810,3533,673473,222Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
131135Midwest LivingDes Moines60,98813.944,088729.0314,9761,924831,110Meredith Corp.
132125EntrepreneurIrvine, Calif.60,257-1.447,9881,332.2510,2632,006547,421Entrepreneur Media
133207American ProfileFranklin, Tenn.59,25880.659,258459.11003,692,916Publishing Group of America
134171Meetings & ConventionsSecaucus, N.J.56,58935.056,5892,055.24000Boston Ventures, Northstar Travel Media
135153Men's FitnessWoodland Hills, Calif.55,16516.037,864810.3712,8214,480677,147American Media, Weider Publications
136179LuckyNew York54,97843.939,8311,012.707,0868,061818,250Advance Publications, Conde Nast
137112CRNManhasset, N.Y.54,574-20.654,5742,388.49000United Business Media, CMP Media
138149BabyTalkNew York53,55311.053,553480.14000AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Parenting Group
139129ScienceWashington51,713-10.631,8063,304.6819,9070139,077American Assn. for the Advancement of Science
140226Business 2.0San Francisco51,63781.334,295691.7016,2431,099567,075AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
141144The SourceNew York51,4943.631,3941,187.902,31317,787487,425Source Publications
142140DiscoverNew York51,029-0.315,864273.5327,6127,5531,048,079Walt Disney Co., Buena Vista Magazines
143138TravelhostDallas50,725-2.750,7251,379.19000Travelhost
144124Network ComputingManhasset, N.Y.50,592-17.450,5921,515.00000United Business Media, CMP Media
145151JaneNew York50,4505.035,481843.9010,6914,278678,979Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications
146133Quick CookingGreendale, Wis.49,901-9.800.0049,90102,908,306Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
147136Metropolitan HomeNew York49,628-7.236,934616.279,9512,743613,613Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
148139Sound & VisionNew York49,559-4.738,198644.0110,0741,287452,012Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
149177MoreDes Moines48,74025.430,910562.2113,4974,333798,626Meredith Corp.
150148Black EnterpriseNew York46,664-3.435,640987.059,6611,363467,900Earl G. Graves Publishing Co.
151157Harvard Business ReviewNew York46,494-1.015,630455.4127,0643,800248,043Harvard Bus. School Publishing Corp.
152164New England Journal of Medicine*Waltham, Mass.45,7291.628,2014,904.5017,5280208,898Massachusetts Medical Society
153145DeparturesNew York45,472-8.345,472871.880066American Express Publishing Corp.
154162GuidepostsCarmel, N.Y.45,4520.16,470118.5038,98203,194,100Guideposts
155195Electronic Gaming MonthlySan Francisco44,88033.026,5071,387.709,4858,888528,285Ziff Davis Media
156160BoatingNew York44,851-3.538,3841,248.315,0481,419206,574Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
157163Cycle WorldNewport Beach, Calif.44,832-1.035,6111,041.185,4233,798326,510Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
158176NickelodeonNew York44,72514.722,715408.4018,2363,7741,020,981Viacom International
159159Sports Illustrated For KidsNew York44,699-3.821,715353.1921,3011,683748,206AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
160142Hot RodLos Angeles44,212-12.328,736649.0511,1344,342709,257Primedia, Enthusiast Group
161137The Chronicle of Higher EducationWashington43,955-17.236,8053,699.007,150086,662Chronicle of Higher Education, The
162147SpinNew York43,748-10.334,773769.075,4023,573537,096Miller Publishing Group, Vibe/Spin Ventures
163156Nation's Restaurant NewsNew York43,568-7.340,3102,488.563,258081,551Lebhar-Friedman Publications
164146NFL InsiderNew York43,426-12.26,930115.3036,4960913,543Primedia, Enthusiast Group
165143ComputerworldFramingham, Mass.42,861-13.941,5771,461.421,284018,887International Data Group
166167Tennis MagazineNew York42,758-1.429,580475.9712,595583714,316Miller Publishing Group, Miller Sports Group
167175Scientific AmericanNew York42,7279.514,294291.9219,2069,227688,850Scientific American Inc.
168173Official U.S. Playstation MagazineSan Francisco42,7008.217,868891.276,12118,711295,928Ziff Davis Media
169130WiredSan Francisco42,204-26.927,248839.0011,2643,692531,491Advance Publications, Conde Nast
170168Advertising AgeNew York42,019-1.434,3151,284.657,44525964,018Crain Communications
171178SkiBoulder, Colo.41,4407.834,212868.576,467761455,793AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
172182GameProOakland, Calif.40,6148.421,0331,152.009,38510,196517,993International Data Group, IDG Entertainment
173166EDNNewton, Mass.39,798-9.939,7982,495.68000Reed Elsevier
174155MacworldSan Francisco39,163-16.923,957770.6411,4643,742366,849International Data Group, Mac Publishing
175190T & L GolfNew York38,94010.326,664526.0410,5331,743454,673American Express Publishing Corp.
176170Fortune Small BusinessNew York38,813-8.138,813469.56000AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
177185Successful MeetingsNew York38,7986.038,7981,639.88000VNU
178191Wine SpectatorNew York38,74510.620,734950.0013,8174,194354,118M. Shanken Communications
179200Runner's WorldEmmaus, Pa.38,10314.623,473458.0110,8263,804530,511Rodale
180183JAMAChicago38,0191.528,2843,371.009,7350207,030American Medical Association
181212The Atlantic MonthlyWashington37,56421.725,253531.999,3952,916529,834Atlantic Media
182201Country WeeklyNashville, Tenn.37,54112.910,611720.705,98320,947402,050American Media, CMMG
183172Outdoor LifeNew York37,172-7.520,293436.4115,8631,0161,021,595AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
184184Furniture TodayGreensboro, N.C.36,722-1.534,1782,355.462,544015,902Reed Elsevier
185180Interior DesignNew York36,182-3.732,6222,236.253,560059,385Reed Elsevier
186165CFOBoston35,938-20.035,938540.00000CFO Publishing Corp.
187213Successful FarmingDes Moines35,83916.828,783585.767,0560442,402Meredith Corp.
188141CIOFramingham, Mass.35,612-29.835,6121,390.45000International Data Group, CXO Media
189218American RiflemanFairfax, Va.34,49513.312,615438.2521,88001,458,652National Rifle Assn. of America
190198Soap Opera WeeklyNew York34,4593.04,622439.005,55524,282265,383Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group
191210BiographyNew York34,1816.817,351352.5414,3552,475705,597A&E Networks
192205DetailsNew York34,0183.326,750831.315,1722,096414,649Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications
193221NatureNew York33,99914.323,2923,244.0010,00570264,325Nature Publishing Group
194194Birds & BloomsGreendale, Wis.33,651-1.200.0032,9167351,861,431Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
195186PremiereNew York32,904-8.421,290412.818,4943,120607,140Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
196234People en EspanolNew York32,87626.424,483670.194,4093,984413,545AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.
197188Aviation Week & Space TechnologyNew York32,807-8.323,1001,406.229,7070105,512McGraw-Hill Cos.
198196Disney AdventuresNew York32,779-2.615,603287.8411,2005,9761,236,336Walt Disney Co., Buena Vista Magazines
199174Automotive NewsDetroit32,545-17.132,5451,889.090080,614Crain Communications
200217Southern AccentsBirmingham, Ala.32,4626.220,787694.158,7762,899401,261AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
201222Architectural RecordNew York32,4249.025,5541,645.216,490380110,017McGraw-Hill Cos.
202233Transworld SkateboardingOceanside, Calif.32,17322.926,2632,884.592,0023,908165,634AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
203206ENRNew York32,019-2.625,9021,929.086,117074,596McGraw-Hill Cos.
204192National Geographic TravelerWashington31,807-8.218,052454.2812,2801,475721,349National Geographic Society
205204VARBusinessManhasset, N.Y.31,580-4.231,5801,393.00000United Business Media, CMP Media
206197National ExaminerBoca Raton, Fla.31,565-6.03,382380.0096827,215280,000American Media
207224Petersen's 4-Wheel & Off RoadLos Angeles31,4969.520,6921,156.605,7865,018426,233Primedia, Enthusiast Group
208229Coastal LivingBirmingham, Ala.31,25811.521,363674.827,4372,458516,868AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
209230Chicago Tribune Magazine*Chicago31,00512.131,005965.00001,016,471Tribune Co.
210199Golf WorldWilton, Conn.30,777-7.522,5711,268.208,2060152,043Advance Publications, Golf Digest Cos.
211216SkiingBoulder, Colo.30,523-0.224,117637.355,772634408,298AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
212220ABA JournalChicago30,3021.27,792373.4222,5100300,138American Bar Association
213211Chemical & Engineering NewsWayne, Pa.29,660-6.722,2431,680.007,4170127,883American Chemical Society, Centcom
214181Sky (Delta Air Lines)Greensboro, N.C.29,629-21.029,629671.34000Pace Communications
215228WoodDes Moines29,5294.512,102342.3014,3453,082559,405Meredith Corp.
216189Electronic DesignHasbrouck Heights, N.J.29,417-16.829,4171,840.47000Penton Media
217187Robb ReportMalibu, Calif.29,290-18.320,8341,146.283,7084,748106,569CurtCo Media
218215Texas MonthlyAustin, Texas29,212-4.722,7841,482.204,8601,568303,089Emmis Communications
219208Machine DesignCleveland28,944-10.228,7122,140.5323202,318Penton Media
220150EBN Electronic Buyers' NewsIrvine, Calif.28,718-40.328,7181,681.83000United Business Media, CMP Media
221241FlexWoodland Hills, Calif.27,53714.618,5222,288.851,7027,313150,412American Media, Weider Publications
222152Working MotherNew York27,483-42.719,814414.417,57990763,136Working Mother Media
223202Design NewsNewton, Mass.27,466-17.327,3281,900.1913801,096Reed Elsevier
224219SN-Supermarket NewsNew York27,391-9.520,3971,232.626,994039,965Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications
225245American HunterFairfax, Va.27,21214.110,728463.1016,48401,098,957National Rifle Assn. of America
226227FlyingGreenwich, Conn.27,184-4.418,706778.337,1771,301303,218Lagardere, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.
227242Variety* (weekly)Los Angeles27,07712.718,2541,525.177,5941,22935,904Reed Elsevier
228203American WayFort Worth, Texas26,921-18.926,9211,132.41000AMR Corp., American Airlines Publishing
229169HemispheresGreensboro, N.C.26,864-36.626,864606.87000Pace Communications
230209PC GamerBrisbane, Calif.26,690-17.18,154905.686,02812,508321,703Future Network USA
231232Boys' LifeIrving, Texas26,6790.44,410135.9422,26901,237,157Boy Scouts of America
232223Power & MotoryachtNew York26,515-8.026,5152,317.50000Primedia, Enthusiast Group
233250Progressive FarmerBirmingham, Ala.26,07612.620,829857.235,2470262,343AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.
234254Video StoreSanta Ana, Calif.26,06617.426,0631,125.243031Advanstar Communications
235238Video BusinessLos Angeles25,8063.425,8061,437.85000Reed Elsevier
236214BassmasterMontgomery, Ala.25,622-16.414,165419.8311,173284565,170Walt Disney Co., ESPN Inc.
237225MediZine Healthy LivingNew York25,273-12.123,325208.011,94803,479,105MediZine, Inc.
238290Light & TastyGreendale, Wis.24,88843.500.0022,0512,8371,344,932Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
239258Los Angeles Times Magazine*Los Angeles24,71816.024,718594.91001,396,045Tribune Co.
240237VerandaAtlanta24,421-2.513,431644.906,0984,892402,328Hearst Corp.
241251YachtingNew York24,3616.321,2692,135.702,571521137,444AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
242231Country WomanGreendale, Wis.24,334-8.900.0022,8191,5151,332,405Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
243235Journal of AccountancyJersey City, N.J.24,099-7.29,589561.1914,5100372,631American Institute of CPAs
244240Cigar AficionadoNew York23,969-1.318,436900.003,9341,599251,019M. Shanken Communications
245259Federal Computer WeekFalls Church, Va.23,85012.423,8501,176.91000101 Communications, FCW Media Group
246244Cruising WorldNewport, R.I.23,622-1.218,7951,184.393,978849156,252World Publications
247268Chemical WeekNew York23,53514.121,3001,381.712,235014,055Chemical Week Associates
248248Petersen's PhotographicLos Angeles23,420-0.418,0901,041.144,2661,064200,425Primedia, Enthusiast Group
249262Fine HomebuildingNewtown, Conn.23,10710.79,683521.787,1176,307308,005Taunton Press
250239BackpackerEmmaus, Pa.22,961-6.214,422451.656,5941,945298,376Rodale
251269Four WheelerLos Angeles22,83410.813,9591,016.334,2734,602310,077Primedia, Enthusiast Group
252260Guns & AmmoLos Angeles22,7298.39,551414.1910,6022,576496,648Primedia, Enthusiast Group
253252VFW MagazineNew York22,451-1.95,100275.0017,35101,735,061GLM Communications
254134Cable GuideNew York22,433-58.62,774107.7119,6590770,727Gemstar-TV Guide International
255271American Family PhysicianLeawood, Kan.22,40611.221,6712,612.2973507,735American Academy of Family Physicians
256282Dirt RiderLos Angeles22,25317.118,7081,553.181,7351,810182,421Primedia, Enthusiast Group
257288Government Computer NewsWashington22,24425.122,2441,080.15000The Washington Post Co.
258257North American HunterMinnetonka, Minn.22,1273.610,684593.2111,4430635,719North American Media Group Inc.
259264New Equipment DigestCleveland22,0726.222,072930.63000Penton Media
260280American Legion MagazineIndianapolis22,02015.214,119357.007,90102,633,675American Legion
261255YankeeDublin, N.H.21,9160.29,353496.0911,4271,136508,587Yankee Publishing
262266Fit PregnancyWoodland Hills, Calif.21,6734.413,010536.755,3523,311505,343American Media, Weider Publications
263294National Geographic AdventureWashington21,55734.015,884532.004,0061,667376,043National Geographic Society
264277Arthur Frommer's Budget TravelNew York21,5199.713,310527.696,8751,334502,061The Washington Post Co.
265297Nick Jr.New York21,29972.814,385299.016,588326487,020Viacom International
266291Diabetes ForecastAlexandria, Va.21,26623.69,441666.3511,306519414,597The American Diabetes Assn.
267193AutoWeekDetroit20,811-39.920,8111,154.3800352,011Crain Communications
268298Organic StyleEmmaus, Pa.20,653124.310,147254.419,0161,490513,951Rodale
269253Computer Gaming WorldSan Francisco20,576-7.711,787681.264,3764,413265,155Ziff Davis Media
270273SaveurNew York20,5022.48,582306.339,6212,299378,707World Publications
271299Official Xbox MagazineBrisbane, Calif.20,4695,838541.664,31110,320290,550Future Network USA
272247BillboardNew York20,384-13.311,0421,181.007,7581,58431,164VNU
273243Adweek*New York20,251-15.415,9171,088.004,22910528,969VNU
274295Weight WatchersNew York20,23655.36,986287.279,2024,048803,876Weight Watchers Twenty First Corp.
275300PSM: 100% Independent PlayStation 2 MagazineBrisbane, Calif.20,1518,034720.116,8465,271423,542Future Network USA
276263CountryGreendale, Wis.20,125-3.600.0019,7214041,113,668Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
277261Transworld SnowboardingOceanside, Calif.20,050-4.117,1201,377.321,3391,591106,936AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media
278267Crain's New York BusinessNew York19,954-3.318,0411,040.001,80610742,420Crain Communications
279256Restaurants & InstitutionsOak Brook, Ill.19,949-7.019,9491,409.36000Reed Elsevier
280289HFNNew York19,84614.419,4061,220.0244006,374Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications
281278Pillsbury Classic CookbooksMinneapolis19,7522.300.002,99416,758470,000General Mills
282270BuilderWashington19,704-3.318,7482,200.129441293,189Hanley-Wood, Builder Group
282275HANDYMinnetonka, Minn.19,704-0.46,283248.4913,4210745,590North American Media Group
284265Weekly World NewsBoca Raton, Fla.19,702-5.12,280300.0085416,568197,000American Media
285281Farm JournalPhiladelphia19,6893.217,779569.141,910097,945Farm Journal Media
286284Southwest Airlines SpiritFort Worth, Texas19,5804.319,580951.43000AMR Corp., American Airlines Publishing
287272EasyridersAgoura Hills, Calif.19,205-4.25,121523.694,1559,929222,380Paisano Publications
288292Modern SalonLincolnshire, Ill.19,15214.617,9431,307.001,209060,437Vance Publishing Corp.
289236Windows & .NET MagazineLoveland, Colo.19,082-25.013,286833.754,2251,571101,087Penton Technology Media
290287J-14New York18,8775.94,218250.002,20612,453563,972Bauer Publishing Co.
291274Multichannel NewsNew York18,865-5.717,8531,686.091,01207,280Reed Elsevier
292246Crain's Chicago BusinessChicago18,724-21.114,7811,120.003,73720643,316Crain Communications
293283Mary Engelbreit's Home CompanionGreenwich, Conn.18,670-1.15,259189.009,0484,363600,424Home Companion Publishing Group
294286AOPA PilotFrederick, Md.18,6423.910,9001,006.007,7420368,656Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association
295285ReminisceGreendale, Wis.18,549-0.300.0018,3232261,028,543Reader's Digest Association, Reiman Publications
296296HoneyNew York18,53448.711,613553.005,4671,454352,327Vanguarde Media
297293Meeting NewsNew York18,1619.618,161799.48000VNU
298249USAirways Attache MagazineGreensboro, N.C.18,136-22.118,136585.91000Pace Communications
299276Medical Economics**Montvale, N.J.17,936-8.717,0361,754.2090008,255Thomson Corp.
300279Publisher's WeeklyNew York17,901-6.612,4581,832.005,443027,351Reed Elsevier
Notes: Dollars are in thousands. Figures are AA estimates. *Indicates circulation averages are for periods other than June through December 2002 or were given by the publisher. **Thomson Corp. is selling Medical Economics to Advanstar Communications. Sources: TNS Media Intelligence/CMR, Publishers Information Bureau, Audit Bureau of Circulations, BPA International, VNUís Perq/HCI, SRDS and others. In some cases, publishers restated data.