Interesting Wedding Statistics!

I came across some interesting statistics in the wedding industry that I thought you all would be interested in hearing.

  • Despite the economic downfall, brides are not willing to cut out expenses for their wedding. In fact, according to an annual survey done by The Knot, “approximately 1 in 5 brides are spending more than $30,000 on their wedding, and 12% of brides are spending more than $40,000”
  • The most expensive place to get married in is New York City
  • The least expensive place to tie the knot is Utah
  • New Jersey has the most formal weddings (black-tie)
  • The average age of a bride nowadays is 29
  • The average number of bridesmaid in a wedding party is four
  • The most popular month for becoming engaged is December
  • The most popular month to get married is June
  • New York has the oldest brides (on average 32 years of age), while Texas has the youngest brides (average age of 24)