# Frequent question: What is the average guest count for a wedding?

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## How many people is a good number for a wedding?

While 120 seems to be the magic number, or at the least the average number of wedding guests, a 2014 study by psychology researchers at the University of Denver found that you want to invite at least 150 guests. The study examined 418 people who were single at the beginning of the study and married five years later.

## Is 150 wedding guests a lot?

With 60-150 guests, most couples will be able to invite immediate and extended family, as well as all their friends and plus ones. Bear in mind, of course, that is “average” and “medium” are all subjective and many cultural traditions will see hundreds more people than this invited.

## Is 70 guests a small wedding?

Mason considers 75 to 150 guests to be an “average” size wedding, and anything over 150 to be a “large” wedding. For weddings under 75, she breaks them down into three categories: Intimate wedding: Between 50 and 75 guests. Small wedding: Less than 50 guests.

## What is the average cost of a small wedding?

Here, the cost of a small luxury car and average California wedding is almost the same, i.e. around \$40,000.

How much does a wedding cost in California.

Average Wedding cost
Hairstylist \$110
Groom’s suit \$283
Catering per person \$70
Reception Band \$3,700
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## How much does a wedding with 50 guests cost?

In fact, one venue that normally charges approximately \$30,000 for a standard wedding with 300 guests has indicated microweddings cost an estimated \$2,750 for up to 30 guests or \$4,500 for up to 50 guests.

## What do you do if your not invited to a family wedding?

Thank the uninvited guest for the wedding gift, but don’t feel pressure to address the non-invitation. “If the uninvited friend or family member sends a gift, you should definitely thank them, and the non-invite might be something that the bride or groom and friend may talk about, but there’s no obligation.