If you want a cheap date, North Dakota is one of the best places to do so.
According to a 24/7 Wall Street survey, North Dakota ranks second out of the 50 states for the least expensive date state.
Which is im,portant these days. A Match.com survey calculated the average unmarried American spent $1,506 on dating in 2016.
Tickets to a movie have gone up as has the price for a liter of wine.
The average cost of a date today — consisting of two dinners, a bottle of wine, and two movie tickets — adds up to $102.32.
That cost can vary by state due to taxes, travel costs and overall costs of living,
To determine the cost of a date in each state, 24/7 Wall St. constructed an index based on measures related to dating expenses in all 50 states.
Using this criteria, 24/7 figures the average cost of a date ib the Peace Garden State is $42.43, the second lowest in the nation.
South Dakota takes the top spot, where the average date cost is $38.27.
The most expensive state in which to date? New York, where the average date runs $297.27.
You can read the comple survey and methodology here.