Updated: May 6, 2019
Did you know there was an staggering $136,092,990 spent on weddings in Monroe County last year? How about that the AVERAGE total cost was $31,790?
So what was all that money spent on? Well, the following is a pretty good guide and break down on average spend for a few items from a wedding statistics census.
Rehearsal dinner: $730
Ceremony efficient: $275
Photographer: $1960 ( additional $503 for album)
Photo booth: $463
Wedding band her: $938
For him: $549
(the way, average for engagement ring was $4099)
Engagement announcements, postage, save the dates and thank you cards $594
Gifts for attendants, parents, tips and favors $993
Flowers and decorations: $1471
Wedding dress: $1454
Tux: $251 (each)
All of the above = $20,4066 so yes, there are a lot of hidden cost and can add up quickly!
Our advice is simple: Be true to whats really important in your day and find ways to cut back in other areas to make that happen, even if it means inviting four less people.... Really, your mothers cousin uncle Joe could care less if he comes! Happy planning and best wishes on your day!
The Vine Team