How Much is a Gram, Eighth, Quarter, Half Ounce, and Ounce of Weed in Each State?


Ready to buy weed, but not sure how much it’ll cost you? Fear not, we’re here to help.


(Want to see the WEIGHT of a gram, eighth, ounce? Check here.)


How expensive is weed in Colorado versus Oregon versus Washington? How much is a gram or an ounce? Here’s a little graphic to help break it down:


Gram 1/8 oz 1/4 oz 1/2 oz 1 oz
Recreational 16.1 53 101 187.5 345
Medical 7 26 61.3 140.01 209.81

Taxes:  Recreational marijuana is subject to a 10% state marijuana fee, 2.9% sales tax, 15% excise, plus any local sales taxes.



Gram 1/8 oz 1/4 oz 1/2 oz 1 oz
Recreational 15.30 34.61 66.87 148.28 250
Medical 10.8 32.5 68.27 125.19 216.2

 Taxes: Recreational marijuana is subject to a 37% excise tax. Yup you read that right!



Gram 1/8 oz 1/4 oz 1/2 oz 1 oz
Recreational 12.91 29.8 59.2 109.38 215.57
Medical 10.67 36 73.18 100 215.41

Taxes: Marijuana will not be taxed until January 4, 2016, and at that time users can expect to see a base state tax of 17%, with cities and counties adding up to 3% in additional taxes.

Marijuana prices will differ from location to location and from dispensary to dispensary, and prices will be affected according to the different taxes in place in the area you’re buying. As states adjust to the new source of revenue, they’re adjusting the taxes accordingly. You’ll face different state, local, and retail taxes.


Wherever you’re buying, you can find the best deals on recreational and medical marijuana here.


If you want to learn more, check out these stories:

How Much is a Gram, Quarter, Half Ounce and Ounce of Weed?

The New Frontier: What’s It Like to Buy Recreational Marijuana

4 Things to Ask Your Budtender


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