Cupid.com, an online dating site, surveyed 2,000 men and women registered on its site.
The Southern drawl topped the list of preferred American accents among those surveyed, especially men.
New York's accent came in second and New Jersey finished in fifth in terms of sexiest accents.
Here's the list:
1) The South - 2) New York 3) Western 4) New England 5) New Jersey 6) Canadian 7) Midwestern 8) Mid-Atlantic