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

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31. New Mexico
> Avg. spending on a night out: $51.89 per couple (23rd lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $26.43 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $13.68 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $28.21 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 6.4% less expensive than avg.

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32. New York
> Avg. spending on a night out: $64.09 per couple (2nd highest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $32.65 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $16.90 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $34.84 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 15.6% more expensive than avg.

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33. North Carolina
> Avg. spending on a night out: $50.39 per couple (17th lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $25.67 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $13.29 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $27.40 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 9.1% less expensive than avg.

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34. North Dakota
> Avg. spending on a night out: $50.73 per couple (18th lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $25.84 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $13.38 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $27.58 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 8.5% less expensive than avg.

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35. Ohio
> Avg. spending on a night out: $49.51 per couple (8th lowest)
> Avg. spending on candy: $25.22 per couple
> Avg. spending on cards: $13.06 per couple
> Avg. spending on flowers: $26.92 per couple
> Overall cost of living: 10.7% less expensive than avg.

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