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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).
Proof of Performance
You will receive 2 checking copies in the mail upon publication. Additional copies are available for purchase.
Plus...
You will receive an “as advertised in” display sign with your first placement.
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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Ad Placement

Where this publisher positions local ads fluctuates from month to month. This represents the average placement over the past 12 months.

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    6.875" x 10"
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Available Markets

Market info

Available Markets

Alabama

Northern Alabama
Northern Alabama
Circ. 17,070
Readers 65,720
Price $2,760
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Arizona

Southern Arizona
Southern Arizona
Circ. 31,950
Readers 123,008
Price $3,890
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Arkansas

Arkansas
Arkansas
Circ. 9,690
Readers 37,307
Price $1,960
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California

Greater Los Angeles
Greater Los Angeles
Circ. 63,550
Readers 244,668
Price $6,230
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Greater San Francisco
Greater San Francisco
Circ. 52,830
Readers 203,396
Price $5,370
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Orange County
Orange County
Circ. 16,780
Readers 64,603
Price $2,740
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Sacramento
Sacramento
Circ. 25,040
Readers 96,404
Price $3,350
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San Diego
San Diego
Circ. 21,090
Readers 81,197
Price $3,000
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Colorado

Denver / Colorado Springs
Denver / Colorado Springs
Circ. 38,600
Readers 148,610
Price $4,460
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Connecticut

Fairfield / Westchester
Fairfield / Westchester
Circ. 22,680
Readers 87,318
Price $3,140
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Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Circ. 19,800
Readers 76,230
Price $3,020
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District Of Columbia

Washington DC Metro
Washington DC Metro
Circ. 44,560
Readers 171,556
Price $4,970
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Florida

Central & Southwest Florida
Central & Southwest Florida
Circ. 23,350
Readers 89,898
Price $3,200
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Jacksonville
Jacksonville
Circ. 21,960
Readers 84,546
Price $3,070
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Orlando
Orlando
Circ. 15,700
Readers 60,445
Price $2,620
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Southern Florida
Southern Florida
Circ. 35,550
Readers 136,868
Price $4,200
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Georgia

Atlanta
Atlanta
Circ. 38,030
Readers 146,416
Price $4,410
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Hawaii

Hawaii & Guam
Hawaii & Guam
Circ. 7,500
Readers 28,875
Price $1,520
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Illinois

Chicago
Chicago
Circ. 58,820
Readers 226,457
Price $5,850
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Indiana

Indianapolis
Indianapolis
Circ. 26,750
Readers 102,988
Price $3,500
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Iowa

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ. 29,380
Readers 113,113
Price $3,730
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Kentucky

Louisville / Lexington
Louisville / Lexington
Circ. 14,120
Readers 54,362
Price $2,360
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Louisiana

New Orleans / Baton Rouge
New Orleans / Baton Rouge
Circ. 15,680
Readers 60,368
Price $2,620
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Maine

Maine
Maine
Circ. 9,320
Readers 35,882
Price $1,880
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Maryland

Baltimore
Baltimore
Circ. 21,950
Readers 84,508
Price $3,070
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Massachusetts

Boston
Boston
Circ. 45,970
Readers 176,985
Price $5,100
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Western & Central Massachusetts
Western & Central Massachusetts
Circ. 5,300
Readers 20,405
Price $1,450
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Michigan

Detroit
Detroit
Circ. 26,690
Readers 102,757
Price $3,490
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Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Circ. 29,230
Readers 112,536
Price $3,710
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Minnesota

Minneapolis / St. Paul
Minneapolis / St. Paul
Circ. 38,230
Readers 147,186
Price $4,430
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Mississippi

Mississippi
Mississippi
Circ. 8,480
Readers 32,648
Price $1,720
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Missouri

Kansas City
Kansas City
Circ. 16,630
Readers 64,026
Price $2,720
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St. Louis
St. Louis
Circ. 18,290
Readers 70,417
Price $2,880
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Nebraska

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ. 29,380
Readers 113,113
Price $3,730
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Nevada

Nevada
Nevada
Circ. 12,700
Readers 48,895
Price $2,350
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New Hampshire

Vermont / New Hampshire
Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ. 14,560
Readers 56,056
Price $2,440
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New Jersey

Greater Southern New Jersey
Greater Southern New Jersey
Circ. 14,210
Readers 54,709
Price $2,380
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Northern New Jersey
Northern New Jersey
Circ. 38,310
Readers 147,494
Price $4,440
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New Mexico

New Mexico
New Mexico
Circ. 8,570
Readers 32,995
Price $1,730
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New York

Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Circ. 8,680
Readers 33,418
Price $1,760
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Capital District / Albany
Capital District / Albany
Circ. 8,270
Readers 31,840
Price $1,670
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Fairfield / Westchester
Fairfield / Westchester
Circ. 22,680
Readers 87,318
Price $3,140
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Long Island
Long Island
Circ. 17,980
Readers 69,223
Price $2,850
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New York City
New York City
Circ. 35,240
Readers 135,674
Price $4,170
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Rochester
Rochester
Circ. 19,170
Readers 73,805
Price $2,960
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North Carolina

Asheville/Hickory
Asheville/Hickory
Circ. 4,890
Readers 18,827
Price $1,450
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Charlotte / Greensboro / Winston-Salem
Charlotte / Greensboro / Winston-Salem
Circ. 26,150
Readers 100,678
Price $3,440
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Northeast North Carolina
Northeast North Carolina
Circ. 26,710
Readers 102,834
Price $3,490
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North Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ. 9,810
Readers 37,769
Price $1,990
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Ohio

Cincinnati / Dayton
Cincinnati / Dayton
Circ. 15,220
Readers 58,597
Price $2,540
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Columbus
Columbus
Circ. 14,230
Readers 54,786
Price $2,380
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Northeast Ohio
Northeast Ohio
Circ. 23,710
Readers 91,284
Price $3,230
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Oklahoma

Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Circ. 14,970
Readers 57,635
Price $2,500
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Oregon

Portland & Central Oregon
Portland & Central Oregon
Circ. 28,570
Readers 109,995
Price $3,660
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Pennsylvania

Philadelphia
Philadelphia
Circ. 51,520
Readers 198,352
Price $5,260
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Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
Circ. 21,080
Readers 81,158
Price $3,000
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Rhode Island

Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Circ. 6,920
Readers 26,642
Price $1,520
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South Carolina

South Carolina
South Carolina
Circ. 23,250
Readers 89,513
Price $3,190
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South Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ. 9,810
Readers 37,769
Price $1,990
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Tennessee

Central Tennessee / Bowling Green, KY
Central Tennessee / Bowling Green, KY
Circ. 14,790
Readers 56,942
Price $2,470
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Eastern Tennessee
Eastern Tennessee
Circ. 13,420
Readers 51,667
Price $2,240
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Greater Memphis
Greater Memphis
Circ. 9,310
Readers 35,844
Price $1,880
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Texas

Austin
Austin
Circ. 13,160
Readers 50,666
Price $2,200
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Dallas / Ft. Worth
Dallas / Ft. Worth
Circ. 41,880
Readers 161,238
Price $4,740
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Houston
Houston
Circ. 30,810
Readers 118,619
Price $3,790
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San Antonio
San Antonio
Circ. 24,530
Readers 94,441
Price $3,300
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Utah

Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City
Circ. 12,010
Readers 46,239
Price $2,220
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Vermont

Vermont / New Hampshire
Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ. 14,560
Readers 56,056
Price $2,440
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Virginia

Norfolk / Richmond
Norfolk / Richmond
Circ. 28,460
Readers 109,571
Price $3,650
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Washington

Central & Eastern Washington
Central & Eastern Washington
Circ. 23,440
Readers 90,244
Price $3,210
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Seattle / Tacoma
Seattle / Tacoma
Circ. 18,590
Readers 71,572
Price $2,910
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Wisconsin

Milwaukee
Milwaukee
Circ. 37,840
Readers 145,684
Price $4,400
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Canada

Canada
Canada
Circ. 7,400
Readers 28,490
Price $1,500
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