The Best and Worst States for Getting Divorced

By Joel Stonington and Alex McIntyre - 2011-11-14T16:21:49Z

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Colorado (25)

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Minimum processing time: 180 days

Divorce rate: 10.5

Colorado's marriage rate is among the top 10 states, while its divorce rate places among the top 20. The median age of first marriage is 26.9 and those marriages tend to last a statistical 20.3 years.