Here's the Heroes Who Top This Year's Most Popular Halloween Costumes So Far

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The Avengers, Batman, Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, and superheroes in general rank among the most popular Halloween costumes of 2019 for adults and kids, according to the National Retail Foundation.

The retail research and policy group outlined the top costumes for both adult and kid demographics for this Halloween season in an annual report, noting that 3.8 million children and 7.2 million adults plan to wear costumes.

Here are the lists:


  1. Witch
  2. Vampire
  3. Zombie
  4. Pirate
  5. Avengers character (excluding Spider-Man)
  6. Batman
  7. Star Wars character
  8. Ghost
  9. Super hero
  10. Clown
  11. Wonder Woman


  1. Princess
  2. Superhero
  3. Batman
  4. Star Wars character
  5. Witch
  6. Spider-Man
  7. Avengers character (excluding Spider-Man)
  8. Ghost
  9. Pirate
  10. Frozen (Elsa, Anna)
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