Special Report

Most Expensive States to Get a Divorce

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35. Wyoming
> Avg. cost of a divorce: $11,400
> Avg. cost with children: $17,200
> Divorced population (15 and older): 13.3% (4th highest)
> Cost of living: 3.3% less than average (25th highest)

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34. Minnesota
> Avg. cost of a divorce: $11,400
> Avg. cost with children: $21,300
> Divorced population (15 and older): 10.2% (12th lowest)
> Cost of living: 2.5% less than average (21st highest)

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33. Hawaii
> Avg. cost of a divorce: $11,700
> Avg. cost with children: $17,500
> Divorced population (15 and older): 9.7% (8th lowest)
> Cost of living: 18.4% more than average (the highest)

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32. Iowa
> Avg. cost of a divorce: $11,700
> Avg. cost with children: $17,600
> Divorced population (15 and older): 10.7% (17th lowest)
> Cost of living: 9.8% less than average (11th lowest)

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31. New Hampshire
> Avg. cost of a divorce: $12,300
> Avg. cost with children: $18,500
> Divorced population (15 and older): 12.3% (16th highest)
> Cost of living: 5.9% more than average (8th highest)

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