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Halloween costumes: Most popular ones in New York

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It’s time for Halloween costumes, and when it comes to this year’s list, there are some top favorites both in the U.S. and New York.

most popular halloween costumes

Each year Google releases a list of costumes most searched for. The list is for both the U.S. as a whole and for cities throughout the U.S.

When it comes to the country, there are ten top favorites for Halloween this year.

Top costumes for Halloween in the U.S.

  1. Witch
  2. Spider-Man
  3. Dinosaur
  4. Stranger Things
  5. Fairy
  6. Pirate
  7. Rabbit
  8. Cheerleader
  9. Cowboy
  10. Harley Quinn

Top trending costumes in New York

Google Trends will also show top searches for costumes in different areas of New York State.

According to the Democrat & Chronicle, the costimes between upstate cities are very different.

In Rochester, the top choice for Halloween costumes are from Stranger Things. In Buffalo, rabbit costumes are the most popular, and in Syracuse it’s cheerleader costumes.

Other areas and their corresponding top costumes

  • Elmira: dolls
  • Binghamton: cheerleaders
  • Utica: cattle
  • Watertown: pumpkins
  • Albany region: dinosaurs
  • New York City: fairies

Spirit Halloween reports that some of their best sellers this season are those from major motion pictures or shows.

These include costumes from

  • Hocus Pocus
  • Friday the 13th
  • Encanto
  • Scream
  • Bluey

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