CB Slang for Cities
We’ve covered CB 10 codes in a previous article, but there’s more to CB radio slang than just a string of numbers. Here is a list of terms for various cities across continental North America.
Term – City
The Big A – Atlanta, Georgia
Air Capital – Wichita, Kansas
Armadillo – Amarillo, Texas
The Alamo – San Antonio, Texas
The Astrodome – Houston, Texas
The Apple – New York City
Bean Town – Boston, Mass.
Beer City – Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Big D – Dallas, Texas
Big O – Omaha, Nebraska
Bull City – Durham, North Carolina
Bikini – Miami, Florida
Bright Lights – Kansas City, Missouri
Capital City – Raleigh, North Carolina
CB Town – Council Bluffs, Iowa
Charm City – Baltimore, Maryland
Cigar City – Tampa, Florida
Circle City – Indianapolis, Indiana
The Cities – Minneapolis and St. Paul, Mn
Cow Town – Calgary, Alberta
The Dirty – Cleveland, Ohio
The Flag or Flagpole – Flagstaff, Arizona
Philly – Philadelphia, Pa
The Gateway – St. Louis, Missouri
Gold City – Goldsboro, North Carolina
Guitar – Nashville, Tennessee
Hog Town – Toronto, Ontario
Hotlanta – Atlanta, Georgia
The Irish – South Bend, Indiana
Lost Wages – Las Vegas, Nevada
Mardi Gras – New Orleans, Louisiana
Mile High – Denver, Colorado
Motor City – Detroit, Michigan
Music City – Nashville, Tennessee
The Nickel – Buffalo, New York
Okie City – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
The Peg – Winnipeg, Manitoba
Queen City – Charlotte, North Carolina
The Rubber – Akron, Ohio
Sack of Tomatoes – Sacramento, California
Shaky City – Los Angeles, California
Steel City or Town – Pittsburgh, Pa
The Swamp – Montreal, Quebec
Windy City – Chicago, Illinois
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