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Distribution
Your ad appears in copies distributed exclusively to paid subscribers in the local markets you’ve selected. Paid subscribers represent 85% of this magazine's total readership (newsstand copies not included).
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About

Real Simple offers innovative solutions aimed at relieving stress and reducing clutter in readers’ homes and lives – all with a sophisticated, modern aesthetic. Readers rely on this title’s trusted buying guides for the latest tools to simplify and organize.]

Readership

  • Age 49
  • Female 90%
  • Male 10%
  • Med. Household income $97,011

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Available Markets

Market info

Available Markets

Alabama

Northern Alabama
Northern Alabama
Circ. 18,820
Readers 72,457
Price $2,650
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Southern Alabama
Southern Alabama
Circ. 2,510
Readers 9,664
Price $1,450
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Arizona

Southern Arizona
Southern Arizona
Circ. 29,200
Readers 112,420
Price $3,480
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Arkansas

Arkansas
Arkansas
Circ. 9,930
Readers 38,231
Price $1,450
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California

Los Angeles / Orange County
Los Angeles / Orange County
Circ. 77,900
Readers 299,915
Price $7,370
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Sacramento
Sacramento
Circ. 24,290
Readers 93,517
Price $3,080
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San Diego
San Diego
Circ. 17,330
Readers 66,721
Price $2,440
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San Francisco & San Mateo / Palo Alto
San Francisco & San Mateo / Palo Alto
Circ. 51,360
Readers 197,736
Price $5,250
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Colorado

Denver / Colorado Springs
Denver / Colorado Springs
Circ. 38,480
Readers 148,148
Price $4,220
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Connecticut

Fairfield / Westchester
Fairfield / Westchester
Circ. 23,900
Readers 92,015
Price $3,050
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Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Circ. 20,440
Readers 78,694
Price $2,780
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District Of Columbia

Washington DC / Arlington
Washington DC / Arlington
Circ. 43,300
Readers 166,705
Price $4,600
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Florida

Central & Southwest Florida
Central & Southwest Florida
Circ. 23,150
Readers 89,128
Price $2,990
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Florida Panhandle
Florida Panhandle
Circ. 6,300
Readers 24,255
Price $1,450
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Jacksonville
Jacksonville
Circ. 22,490
Readers 86,587
Price $2,940
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Orlando
Orlando
Circ. 15,770
Readers 60,715
Price $2,220
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South Florida
South Florida
Circ. 32,430
Readers 124,856
Price $3,730
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Georgia

Atlanta
Atlanta
Circ. 33,990
Readers 130,862
Price $3,860
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Hawaii

Hawaii & Guam
Hawaii & Guam
Circ. 6,310
Readers 24,294
Price $1,450
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Illinois

Chicago City
Chicago City
Circ. 62,360
Readers 240,086
Price $6,130
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Indiana

Indianapolis
Indianapolis
Circ. 30,680
Readers 118,118
Price $3,590
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Iowa

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ. 37,110
Readers 142,874
Price $4,110
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Kentucky

Louisville / Lexington
Louisville / Lexington
Circ. 20,450
Readers 78,733
Price $2,780
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Louisiana

New Orleans / Baton Rouge
New Orleans / Baton Rouge
Circ. 15,620
Readers 60,137
Price $2,200
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Maine

Maine
Maine
Circ. 10,430
Readers 40,156
Price $1,470
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Maryland

Baltimore
Baltimore
Circ. 21,970
Readers 84,585
Price $2,900
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Massachusetts

Boston
Boston
Circ. 49,120
Readers 189,112
Price $5,070
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Western & Central Massachusetts
Western & Central Massachusetts
Circ. 6,990
Readers 26,912
Price $1,450
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Michigan

Detroit
Detroit
Circ. 26,870
Readers 103,450
Price $3,290
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Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Circ. 32,800
Readers 126,280
Price $3,760
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Minnesota

Minneapolis / St. Paul
Minneapolis / St. Paul
Circ. 45,500
Readers 175,175
Price $4,780
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Mississippi

Mississippi
Mississippi
Circ. 7,940
Readers 30,569
Price $1,450
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Missouri

Kansas City
Kansas City
Circ. 19,580
Readers 75,383
Price $2,710
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St. Louis
St. Louis
Circ. 22,840
Readers 87,934
Price $2,970
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Nebraska

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ. 37,110
Readers 142,874
Price $4,110
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Nevada

Nevada
Nevada
Circ. 10,740
Readers 41,349
Price $1,510
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New Hampshire

Vermont / New Hampshire
Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ. 16,560
Readers 63,756
Price $2,330
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New Jersey

Greater Southern New Jersey
Greater Southern New Jersey
Circ. 15,500
Readers 59,675
Price $2,180
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Northeast NJ
Northeast NJ
Circ. 20,560
Readers 79,156
Price $2,730
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Northern New Jersey
Northern New Jersey
Circ. 39,170
Readers 150,805
Price $4,270
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New Mexico

New Mexico
New Mexico
Circ. 8,020
Readers 30,877
Price $1,450
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New York

Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Circ. 10,240
Readers 39,424
Price $1,450
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Capital District / Albany
Capital District / Albany
Circ. 9,900
Readers 38,115
Price $1,450
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Long Island
Long Island
Circ. 18,740
Readers 72,149
Price $2,640
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New York City
New York City
Circ. 33,210
Readers 127,859
Price $3,800
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Rochester
Rochester
Circ. 23,540
Readers 90,629
Price $3,020
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North Carolina

Asheville / Hickory
Asheville / Hickory
Circ. 5,220
Readers 20,097
Price $1,450
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Charlotte / Greensboro / Winston-Salem
Charlotte / Greensboro / Winston-Salem
Circ. 27,850
Readers 107,223
Price $3,370
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Northeast North Carolina
Northeast North Carolina
Circ. 24,900
Readers 95,865
Price $3,130
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North Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ. 12,780
Readers 49,203
Price $1,800
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Ohio

Cincinnati / Dayton
Cincinnati / Dayton
Circ. 17,710
Readers 68,184
Price $2,490
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Columbus
Columbus
Circ. 16,090
Readers 61,947
Price $2,270
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Northeast Ohio
Northeast Ohio
Circ. 29,050
Readers 111,843
Price $3,460
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Oklahoma

Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Circ. 16,000
Readers 61,600
Price $2,250
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Oregon

Portland & Central Oregon
Portland & Central Oregon
Circ. 28,180
Readers 108,493
Price $3,390
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Pennsylvania

Philadelphia
Philadelphia
Circ. 59,300
Readers 228,305
Price $5,880
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Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Circ. 27,060
Readers 104,181
Price $3,310
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Rhode Island

Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Circ. 7,110
Readers 27,374
Price $1,450
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South Carolina

South Carolina
South Carolina
Circ. 21,770
Readers 83,815
Price $2,880
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South Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ. 12,780
Readers 49,203
Price $1,800
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Tennessee

Central Tennessee / Bowling Green, KY
Central Tennessee / Bowling Green, KY
Circ. 16,480
Readers 63,448
Price $2,320
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Eastern Tennessee
Eastern Tennessee
Circ. 14,040
Readers 54,054
Price $1,980
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Greater Memphis
Greater Memphis
Circ. 8,910
Readers 34,304
Price $1,450
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Texas

Austin
Austin
Circ. 6,960
Readers 26,796
Price $1,450
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Dallas / Ft. Worth
Dallas / Ft. Worth
Circ. 38,910
Readers 149,804
Price $4,250
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Houston
Houston
Circ. 27,660
Readers 106,491
Price $3,350
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San Antonio
San Antonio
Circ. 27,790
Readers 106,992
Price $3,360
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Utah

Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City
Circ. 10,900
Readers 41,965
Price $1,530
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Vermont

Vermont / New Hampshire
Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ. 16,560
Readers 63,756
Price $2,330
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Virginia

Norfolk / Richmond
Norfolk / Richmond
Circ. 38,950
Readers 149,958
Price $4,260
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Washington

Central & Eastern Washington
Central & Eastern Washington
Circ. 23,860
Readers 91,861
Price $3,050
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Seattle / Tacoma
Seattle / Tacoma
Circ. 19,360
Readers 74,536
Price $2,690
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Wisconsin

Milwaukee
Milwaukee
Circ. 42,670
Readers 164,280
Price $4,550
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Canada

Canada
Canada
Circ. 10,780
Readers 41,503
Price $1,520
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