Here are Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee’s favorite Halloween candies
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Hard candy, suckers and candy bars -- they all have a place in the Mid-South.
According to 14 years of data from CandyStore.com, Jolly Ranchers, 3 Musketeers and Tootsie Pops are the most popular Halloween candies in Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee, respectively.
Here’s how each state rounded out the top three:
- Jolly Ranchers -- also the top favorite in New Mexico
- 3 Musketeers -- the only state where this is the top candy
- Tootsie Pops -- holds the top spot in four states
- Salt Water Taffy
Check out CandyStore.com for an interactive map showing each state’s top three favorite Halloween candies.
Halloween candy spending is expected to hit a whopping $3 billion in 2021, according to the National Retail Federation, a 20% increase over last year and 10% more than the previous all-time high.
Copyright 2021 WMC. All rights reserved.
Click here to sign up for our newsletter!
Click here to report a spelling or grammar error. Please include the headline.