The Most Popular Holiday Candy In Each State


Washington, DC — surveyed 30,000 candy lovers across the U.S. to determine the candy that is most popular in each state. Reese’s takes the top spot in 10 of the 50 states, while candy canes and peppermint bark still rank in top slots across the country.

Alabama: Reindeer Corn

Alabama: Reindeer Corn

Alaska: Hershey Kisses

Arkansas: Starburst

Arizona: Reese’s Cup Minis

California: Reese’s Cup Minis

Colorado: Hershey Kisses

Connecticut: Reindeer Corn

Delaware: Candy Canes

Florida: Snickers

Georgia: Candy Canes

Hawaii: Starburst

Iowa: M&M’s

Idaho: M&M’s

Illinois: Reese’s Cup Minis

Indiana: Reese’s Cup Minis

Kansas: Peppermint Bark

Kentucky: M&M’s

Louisiana: Pez

Maine: Candy Canes

Maryland: Reese’s Cup Minis

Massachusetts: Candy Canes

Michigan: Reindeer Corn

Minnesota: Reese’s Cup Minis

Mississippi: Snickers

Missouri: Starburst

Montana: Reese’s Pieces

Nebraska: Hershey Kisses

Nevada: Peppermint Bark

New Jersey: Reese’s Cup Minis

New York: Snickers

New Hampshire: Candy Canes

New Mexico: Pez

North Carolina: Snickers

North Dakota: Chocolate Santas

Ohio: Pez

Oklahoma:  Starburst

Oregon: Reese’s Cup Minis

Pennsylvania: Candy Canes

Rhode Island: Reindeer Corn

South Carolina: M&M’s

South Dakota: Reese’s Cup Minis

Tennessee: Peppermint Bark

Texas: Reese’s Cup Minis

Utah: Reindeer Corn

Vermont: Candy Canes

Virginia: M&M’s

Washington: Candy Canes

Washington D.C.: M&M’s

West Virginia: Peppermint Bark

Wisconsin:  Peppermint Bark

Wyoming: Chocolate Santas