Special Report

Every State’s Halloween Obsession, Ranked

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35. Alabama
> Population: 4,887,871
> Annual candy consumption: 137,459 pounds
> Annual candy consumption per 100,000 people: 2,812 pounds (10th lowest)
> Top 3 favorite candies: Hershey’s Mini Bars, Candy Corn, Tootsie Pops
> Best place for trick-or-treating: Margaret

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34. Maryland
> Population: 6,042,718
> Annual candy consumption: 89,201 pounds
> Annual candy consumption per 100,000 people: 1,476 pounds (3rd lowest)
> Top 3 favorite candies: Reese’s Cups, Milky Way, Hershey Kisses
> Best place for trick-or-treating: Sykesville

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33. Oklahoma
> Population: 3,943,079
> Annual candy consumption: 44,317 pounds
> Annual candy consumption per 100,000 people: 1,124 pounds (2nd lowest)
> Top 3 favorite candies: Dubble Bubble Gum, Snickers, Skittles
> Best place for trick-or-treating: Piedmont

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32. Mississippi
> Population: 2,986,530
> Annual candy consumption: 258,262 pounds
> Annual candy consumption per 100,000 people: 8,648 pounds (17th highest)
> Top 3 favorite candies: Snickers, 3 Musketeers, Butterfinger
> Best place for trick-or-treating: Madison

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31. Texas
> Population: 28,701,845
> Annual candy consumption: 2,623,662 pounds
> Annual candy consumption per 100,000 people: 9,141 pounds (15th highest)
> Top 3 favorite candies: Reese’s Cups, Starburst, Sour Patch Kids
> Best place for trick-or-treating: Lavon

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