A few ways to find more Twitter users in your town

Twitter Search One of the best ways to find local Twitter users is simply to search for them on Twitter Search. The advanced page of Twitter’s search engine has an option to search “Near this place.” You can simply enter your town and get a real-time stream of all the people tweeting from your location or near it.

TwellowHood This a local directory of Twitter users from the site Twellow. Twellow is a yellow pages directory for Twitter, allowing you to search for Twitter users by topic or name.  The site is very simple to use, just click on the map to zoom into your area and browse the list of local tweeters.

Nearby Tweets The site automatically determines where you are, and loads up a list of recent tweets and Twitter users within a specific radius. You can change location, radius, and add keywords.