Starburst takes over candy corn as Michigan's favorite Halloween candy

Posted at 12:07 PM, Sep 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-27 12:07:25-04

(WXYZ) — There's a new favorite Halloween candy for Michiganders.

According to, Starburst is now the top candy in the state, with 110,748 pounds being sold in Michigan.

It took over candy corn, which had been the No. 1 candy for Michigan in the past few years. Candy corn is still in second, followed by Skittles in third.

According to the website, Reese's Cups are the top Halloween candy in the country, followed by Skittles and M&M's.

The top 10 Halloween candy for America is below.

  1. Reese's Cups
  2. Skittles
  3. M&M's
  4. Starburst
  5. Hot Tamales
  6. Sour Patch Kids
  7. Hershey Kisses
  8. Snickers
  9. Tootsie Pops
  10. Candy Corn

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