The Average Cost of a Valentine’s Dinner in Every State

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21. Massachusetts
> Avg. spending on a night out: $59.76 per couple (7th highest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $30.44 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $15.76 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $32.49 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 7.8% more expensive than avg.

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22. Michigan
> Avg. spending on a night out: $51.73 per couple (22nd lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $26.35 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $13.64 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $28.12 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 6.7% less expensive than avg.

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23. Minnesota
> Avg. spending on a night out: $54.05 per couple (21st highest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $27.53 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $14.25 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $29.39 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 2.5% less expensive than avg.

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24. Mississippi
> Avg. spending on a night out: $47.90 per couple (the lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $24.40 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $12.63 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $26.04 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 13.6% less expensive than avg.

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25. Missouri
> Avg. spending on a night out: $49.62 per couple (9th lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $25.27 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $13.08 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $26.98 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 10.5% less expensive than avg.