- With a $US200 billion wedding industry, thousands of couples in every state get married each year – and it’s not cheap.
- With the help of INSIDER Data, we found out the average price of a wedding in every state.
- For instance, the average Connecticut wedding has a $US35,702 price tag.
Weddings are a beautiful thing – but they’re definitely not cheap.
The Wedding Report calculated how much the average wedding costs in every state. Costs run up pretty quickly, from venue to music to favours.
Keep scrolling to see how your state stacks up.
According to the Wedding Report, there were 34,816 weddings in Alabama in 2018.
In 2018, there were 5,373 weddings in Alaska.
There were 40,555 weddings in Arizona in 2018.
There were 31,063 weddings in Arkansas in 2018.
California had 247,016 weddings in 2018.
As many as 73,680 Coloradans were married in 36,840 weddings in 2018.
In 2018, Connecticut had 18,561 weddings.
There were 5,711 weddings in 2018 that took place in Delaware.
WASHINGTON, DC: $US36,082
As many as 2,182 weddings took place in Washington, DC, in 2018.
There were 169,578 Floridian weddings in 2018.
As many as 59,902 couples were married in Georgia in 2018.
As many as 22,857 couples were married in Hawaiian paradise in 2018.
In Idaho, 13,433 couples were married in 2018.
There were 71,439 weddings in Illinois in 2018.
As many as 45,489 couples got married in Indiana in 2018.
In 2018, 19,508 weddings took place in Iowa.
2018 saw wedding bliss for 17,467 couples in Kansas.
As many as 32,065 Kentucky couples got married in 2018.
As many as 32,384 couples said “I Do” in Louisiana in 2018.
In Maine, 9,706 partners made it official in 2018.
In 2018, 36,712 couples were married in Maryland.
Massachusetts saw 36,6o6 weddings in 2018.
As many as 58,201 couples exchanged rings in Michigan in 2018.
As many as 31,664 couples got married in Minnesota in 2018.
In 2018, 16,449 couples got married in Mississippi.
In Missouri, 41,509 couples put rings on it in 2018.
A mere 16,602 Montana residents got married in 8,301 weddings in 2018.
There were 12,306 weddings in Nebraska in 2018.
Unsurprisingly, Nevada had the most weddings in 2018, with 110,216 ceremonies.
NEW HAMPSHIRE: $US33,612
New Hampshire had 9,341 weddings in 2018.
NEW JERSEY: $US36,943
As many as 47,802 New Jersey couples felt the love and made it official in 2018.
NEW MEXICO: $US18,470
There were 11,291 New Mexican weddings in 2018.
NEW YORK: $US34,315
NORTH CAROLINA: $US20,416
North Carolina had 68,270 weddings in 2018.
NORTH DAKOTA: $US26,774
Just 4,466 couples tied the knot in North Dakota in 2018.
There were 65,076 Ohio weddings in 2018.
As many as 28,194 couples got married in the Sooner State in 2018.
There were 28,414 weddings in Oregon in 2018.
As many as 72,899 Pennsylvania couples were married in 2018.
RHODE ISLAND: $US30,861
In 2018, 6,630 couples tied the knot in Rhode Island.
SOUTH CAROLINA: $US20,047
As many as 32,965 South Carolinian couples were married in 2018.
SOUTH DAKOTA: $US22,896
There were 6,105 weddings in South Dakota in 2018.
In Tennessee, 57,503 couples married in 2018.
As many as 344,926 Texans had 172,463 weddings in 2018.
There were 25,877 weddings in Utah in 2018.
There were just 5,321 weddings in Vermont in 2018.
As many as 57,319 couples tied the knot in Virginia in 2018.
In Washington, 45,218 couples were married during 2018.
WEST VIRGINIA: $US18,228
There were 13,728 weddings in West Virginia in 2018.
In 2018, 33,109 Wisconsin couples were married.
There were just 4,199 weddings in Wyoming in 2018.
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