The Best and Worst States for Getting Divorced

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

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Oregon (39)

Filing fee: $260

Minimum processing time: 270 days

Divorce rate: 10.9

Oregon used to have the country's highest filing fee, at $418, but the state recently lowered it to $260. The median age at first marriage is 27.4 years and those marriages typically last 20.9 years.