The marriage capitals of every state

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Most people would like to say their “I do’s” in a beautiful location or stunning venue. Beaches, luxury hotels and gardens come to mind. But where do married couples thrive once happily ever after begins? FindTheHome wanted to identify the U.S. cities in every state with the highest percentage of married adults.

FindTheHome looked at all cities with at least 30,000 people, except for those in Alaska and Vermont, for which the population threshold was 10,000. We then determined the percent of residents over the age of 16 who were married.

Once we found the city in each state with the highest percentage of married adults, we ordered the overall list from lowest to highest. The resulting marriage capitals ranged from 33 percent married on the low end to 79 percent married on the high end. Data comes from the American Community Survey‘s five-year estimates (from 2010-2014).

50. Delaware: Dover

 

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Percent of population that is married: 33.4 percent
Population: 36,826

49. Maine: Lewiston

 

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Percent of population that is married: 40 percent
Population: 36,410

48. West Virginia: Parkersburg

 

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Percent of population that is married: 43.7 percent
Population: 31,195

47. Louisiana: Kenner

 

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Percent of population that is married: 45.8 percent
Population: 66,926

46. Montana: Great Falls

 

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Percent of population that is married: 48.3 percent
Population: 59,017

45. Rhode Island: Warwick

 

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Percent of population that is married: 48.5 percent
Population: 82,065

44. New Hampshire: Nashua

 

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Percent of population that is married: 48.6 percent
Population: 86,799

43. South Dakota: Sioux Falls

 

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Percent of population that is married: 48.9 percent
Population: 160,964

42. North Dakota: Bismarck

 

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Percent of population that is married: 49.7 percent
Population: 65,123

41. Vermont: South Burlington

 

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Percent of population that is married: 50.1 percent
Population: 18,378

40. Kentucky: Georgetown

 

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Percent of population that is married: 50.7 percent
Population: 30,349

39. New Mexico: Rio Rancho

 

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Percent of population that is married: 52.1 percent
Population: 90,627

38. Wyoming: Gillette

 

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Percent of population that is married: 52.1 percent
Population: 31,110

37. Mississippi: Olive Branch

 

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Percent of population that is married: 53.4 percent
Population: 34,543

36. Nebraska: Bellevue

 

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Percent of population that is married: 54 percent
Population: 52,690

35. Alaska: Badger

 

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Percent of population that is married: 55.9 percent
Population: 21,175

34. Nevada: Pahrump

 

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Percent of population that is married: 55.9 percent
Population: 35,009

33. Arkansas: Bentonville

 

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Percent of population that is married: 57.4 percent
Population: 38,572

32. Connecticut: Trumbull

 

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Percent of population that is married: 57.7 percent
Population: 36,444

31. Pennsylvania: Bethel Park

 

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Percent of population that is married: 58.2 percent
Population: 32,338

30. Oklahoma: Broken Arrow

 

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Percent of population that is married: 58.7 percent
Population: 101,917

29. South Carolina: Hilton Head Island

 

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Percent of population that is married: 58.8 percent
Population: 38,497

28. Oregon: Lake Oswego

 

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Percent of population that is married: 59.6 percent
Population: 37,310

27. Hawaii: East Honolulu

 

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Percent of population that is married: 61.1 percent
Population: 48,926

26. Alabama: Vestavia Hills

 

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Percent of population that is married: 61.3 percent
Population: 34,061

25. Michigan: Troy

 

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Percent of population that is married: 61.4 percent
Population: 82,106

24. Iowa: Urbandale

 

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Percent of population that is married: 62.4 percent
Population: 41,157

23. Idaho: Meridian

 

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Percent of population that is married: 62.5 percent
Population: 81,025

22. New York: New City

 

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Percent of population that is married: 62.9 percent
Population: 33,874

21. Minnesota: Maple Grove

 

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Percent of population that is married: 63.4 percent
Population: 64,364

20. Arizona: Marana

 

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Percent of population that is married: 63.6 percent
Population: 37,028

19. North Carolina: Wake Forest

 

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Percent of population that is married: 63.6 percent
Population: 33,319

18. Massachusetts: Lexington

 

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Percent of population that is married: 63.7 percent
Population: 32,306

17. New Jersey: Westfield

 

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Percent of population that is married: 64.1 percent
Population: 30,647

16. Colorado: Highlands Ranch

 

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Percent of population that is married: 65.1 percent
Population: 101,350

15. Wisconsin: Brookfield

 

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Percent of population that is married: 65.2 percent
Population: 37,971

14. Illinois: Northbrook

 

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Percent of population that is married: 65.4 percent
Population: 33,396

13. Georgia: Milton

 

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Percent of population that is married: 66.1 percent
Population: 34,874

12. Indiana: Carmel

 

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Percent of population that is married: 66.3 percent
Population: 83,474

11. Maryland: Potomac

 

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Percent of population that is married: 66.3 percent
Population: 46,475

10. Virginia: Linton Hall

 

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Percent of population that is married: 66.4 percent
Population: 39,944

9. Texas: Frisco

 

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Percent of population that is married: 66.5 percent
Population: 130,499

8. Ohio: Dublin

 

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Percent of population that is married: 67.1 percent
Population: 42,378

7. Missouri: Wildwood

 

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Percent of population that is married: 69.1 percent
Population: 35,701

6. Kansas: Leawood

 

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Percent of population that is married: 69.7 percent
Population: 32,842

5. California: Saratoga

 

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Percent of population that is married: 70.1 percent
Population: 30,627

4. Utah: Lehi

 

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Percent of population that is married: 70.1 percent
Population: 51,982

3. Tennessee: Brentwood

 

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Percent of population that is married: 70.8 percent
Population: 39,059

2. Washington: Sammamish

 

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Percent of population that is married: 72.9 percent
Population: 49,077

1. Florida: The Villages

 

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Percent of population that is married: 78.6 percent
Population: 61,046

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