According to the survey, shared by online accommodation booking website Hotels.com, searches for Wakanda Park in Menomonie have surged by 55 per cent year-on-year in the last two months, read a statement.
After spotting the spike in searches to Wakanda Park, Wisconsin, the travel experts at the platform noticed similar peaks in demand for other Wakanda namesakes around the world.
Wauconda, Illinois (pronounced identically to Wakanda) was up more than 25 per cent and Makanda, also in Illinois, was up over 40 per cent year-on-year.
The search data is for January and February 2018 compared to January and February 2017.
"Black Panther" is among the first films by the house of Marvel Studios which predominantly has a black cast and also shows a number of strong women of substance who work as the protagonist T'Challa's allies.
Distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, "Black Panther" features Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong'o, Michael B Jordon, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Angela Bassett, Forest Whittaker and Martin Freeman, among others. The film released in India on February 16.
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