The Best and Worst States for Getting Divorced

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

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Florida (35)

Filing fee: $409

Minimum processing time: 200 days

Divorce rate: 9.2

At $409, Florida charges the highest fee to process a divorce. The median age of a first marriage is 28, higher than those of most Southern states.

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