Special Report

Average Cost of a Date in Each State

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16. Kansas
> Average cost of a date: $54.76 (6th lowest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 31 per 100,000 (6th fewest)
> Restaurants: 159 per 100,000 (18th fewest)
> Date idea: Make your way through Kansas City and over the Kansas River — on a zipline of course. Expect to pay anywhere from $59 to $99 per person depending on the tour.

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17. Kentucky
> Average cost of a date: $81.76 (14th lowest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 34 per 100,000 (11th fewest)
> Restaurants: 157 per 100,000 (15th fewest)
> Date idea: Fan of anything bourbon? Sign up for a tour of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and visit some distilleries.

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18. Louisiana
> Average cost of a date: $86.15 (16th lowest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 37 per 100,000 (14th fewest)
> Restaurants: 166 per 100,000 (25th most)
> Date idea: Get a taste of history by dining at the more than 200-year-old Napoleon House.

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19. Maine
> Average cost of a date: $157.02 (13th highest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 68 per 100,000 (6th most)
> Restaurants: 220 per 100,000 (3rd most)
> Date idea: Rent a kayak or canoe and take it on one of Maine’s many lakes.

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20. Maryland
> Average cost of a date: $209.33 (7th highest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 41 per 100,000 (22nd fewest)
> Restaurants: 166 per 100,000 (24th most)
> Date idea: Go for a stroll on the Ocean City Boardwalk.

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