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Most popular Halloween candy in each U.S. state

With Halloween approaching, candystore.com set out to determine the most popular candy in each state. The site analyzed 12 years of sales data (2007-2018) and looked at the pounds of candy sold per state from August to October to find America's favorite sweets.

According to the National Retail Federation, shoppers will spend $2.6 billion on Halloween candy this year. Take a look at what candy was crowned No. 1 in your state — it may surprise you.

Alabama

Hershey's Mini Bars: 49,755 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Hershey's Mini Bars: 49,755 pounds

Alaska

Twix: 5,002 pounds
Credit: Twix

Twix: 5,002 pounds

Arizona

Hot Tamales: 750,322 pounds
Credit: Just Born

Hot Tamales: 750,322 pounds

Arkansas

Skittles: 203,647 pounds
Credit: Skittles

Skittles: 203,647 pounds

California

Skittles: 1,574,770 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Skittles: 1,574,770 pounds

Colorado

Twix: 123,646 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Twix: 123,646 pounds

Connecticut

Milky Way: 2,893 pounds
Credit: Milky Way

Milky Way: 2,893 pounds

Delaware

Skittles: 21,336 pounds
Credit: AP

Skittles: 21,336 pounds

Florida

Skittles: 563,882 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Skittles: 563,882 pounds

Georgia

Jolly Ranchers: 142,876 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Jolly Ranchers: 142,876 pounds

Hawaii

Skittles: 27,641 pounds
Credit: AP

Skittles: 27,641 pounds

Idaho

Candy Corn: 86,352 pounds
Credit: Gourmet Nut

Candy Corn: 86,352 pounds

Illinois

Kit Kat: 172,663 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Kit Kat: 172,663 pounds

Indiana

Hot Tamales: 98,275 pounds
Credit: GroovyCandies.com

Hot Tamales: 98,275 pounds

Iowa

Candy Corn: 63,472 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Candy Corn: 63,472 pounds

Kansas

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 248,726 pounds
Credit: Reese's

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 248,726 pounds

Kentucky

Swedish Fish: 78,262 pounds
Credit: Swedish Fish

Swedish Fish: 78,262 pounds

Louisiana

Lemonheads: 112,883 pounds
Credit: GroovyCandies.com

Lemonheads: 112,883 pounds

Maine

Sour Patch Kids: 59,873 pounds
Credit: Sour Patch

Sour Patch Kids: 59,873 pounds

Maryland

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 38,726 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 38,726 pounds

Massachusetts

Butterfinger: 69,223 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Butterfinger: 69,223 pounds

Michigan

Starburst: 114,879 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Starburst: 114,879 pounds

Minnesota

Skittles: 191,826 pounds
Credit: Skittles

Skittles: 191,826 pounds

Mississippi

Snickers: 96,352 pounds
Credit: Snickers

Snickers: 96,352 pounds

Missouri

Milky Way: 44,327 pounds
Credit: Milky Way

Milky Way: 44,327 pounds

Montana

Dubble Bubble Gum: 28,736 pounds
Credit: GroovyCandies.com

Dubble Bubble Gum: 28,736 pounds

Nebraska

Salt Water Taffy: 96,362 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Salt Water Taffy: 96,362 pounds

Nevada

Candy Corn: 311,876 pounds
Credit: Gourmet Nut

Candy Corn: 311,876 pounds

New Hampshire

Starburst: 69,692 pounds
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Starburst: 69,692 pounds

New Jersey

Tootsie Pops: 140,763 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Tootsie Pops: 140,763 pounds

New Mexico

Candy Corn: 78,623 pounds
Credit: Sincerely Nuts

Candy Corn: 78,623 pounds

New York

Hot Tamales: 194,762 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Hot Tamales: 194,762 pounds

North Carolina

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 89,454 pounds
Credit: Reese's

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 89,454 pounds

North Dakota

Candy corn: 61,837 pounds
Credit: Sincerely Nuts

Candy corn: 61,837 pounds

Ohio

M&M's: 166,398 pounds
Credit: M&M's

M&M's: 166,398 pounds

Oklahoma

Dubble Bubble Gum: 18,773 pounds
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Dubble Bubble Gum: 18,773 pounds

Oregon

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 90,213 pounds
Credit: Reese's

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 90,213 pounds

Pennsylvania

Hershey's Mini Bars: 274,927 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Hershey's Mini Bars: 274,927 pounds

Rhode Island

Twix: 17,543 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Twix: 17,543 pounds

South Carolina

Skittles: 123,847 pounds
Credit: Gourmet Nut

Skittles: 123,847 pounds

South Dakota

Starburst: 25,748 pounds
Credit: Starburst

Starburst: 25,748 pounds

Tennessee

Tootsie Pops: 54,882 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Tootsie Pops: 54,882 pounds

Texas

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 1,022,847 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups: 1,022,847 pounds

Utah

Jolly Ranchers: 412,745 pounds
Credit: Jolly Rancher

Jolly Ranchers: 412,745 pounds

Vermont

M&M's: 33,947 pounds
Credit: M&M's

M&M's: 33,947 pounds

Virginia

Hot Tamales: 162,987 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Hot Tamales: 162,987 pounds

Washington

Salt water Taffy: 225,463 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Salt water Taffy: 225,463 pounds

Washington D.C.

Tootsie Pops: 25,643 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Tootsie Pops: 25,643 pounds 

West Virginia

Blow Pops: 43,728 pounds
Credit: CandyStore.com

Blow Pops: 43,728 pounds

Wisconsin

Starburst: 109826 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Starburst: 109826 pounds

Wyoming

Salt Water Taffy: 25,864 pounds
Credit: Candystore.com

Salt Water Taffy: 25,864 pounds

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