The Best and Worst States for Getting Divorced

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

Photograph by Matthew Staver/Bloomberg

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Idaho (4)

Filing fee: $129

Minimum processing time: 62 days

Divorce rate: 8.7

A lot of young people are getting married in Idaho. It offers the youngest median age of a first marriage, at 24.4 years, and a high marriage rate of 25.5 per 1,000 residents. If your spouse is a boozer and you're fed up, the Potato State could grant you a fault divorce with cause as "habitual intemperance."

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