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What’s Included

Distribution
Your ad appears in copies distributed exclusively to paid subscribers in the local markets you’ve selected. Paid subscribers represent 93.66% 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 Esquire

Founded in 1933, Esquire has carved out a distinct space in the world of men’s publications with its focus on style, society and of-the-moment culture coverage. This magazine is known for featuring award-winning contributions from high-profile writers and celebrity photographers.

Readership

  • Age 49
  • Female 28%
  • Male 72%
  • Med. Household income $70,178

Editorial Calendar

  • March

    The Famous Issue
    On Sale Date: 2/18/2020

    Esquire's fresh take on what it means to be famous today—from influencers to A-Listers, from Hollywood to Silicon Valley.

  • April / May

    The Villains Issue / Spring Style / Esquire Entertains
    On Sale Date: 4/14/2020

    Esquire celebrates rule breakers with a look at the greatest Hollywood villains of the year—and why we love them. Plus, a spring style guide and the smartest tips for entertaining at home.

  • June / Summer

    The State of America Issue / Summer Travel / Best Bars in America
    On Sale Date: 6/2/2020

    An expansive look at the state of American style, politics, media, sports, entertainment and beyond. Esquire's summer travel hot list and the year's best places to start a bar tab.

  • September

    The Audacity Issue / Fall Style
    On Sale Date: 8/11/2020

    Esquire defines the new age of audacity—and the art of taking bold risks and breakingwith convention. Esquire's new style guide packed with editors' picks for fall.

  • October / November

    The (New) Legends Issue / Best New Watches / Grooming Awards / Esquire Entertains
    On Sale Date: 10/6/2020

    A salute to the next generation of icons redefining the culture—from entertainment to sports, art to architecture, culinary to tech and beyond. The best watches of the year—and grooming products that men need now.

  • December / Winter

    The Better Man Issue / Best New Restaurants / Cars of the Year
    On Sale Date: 12/1/2020

    Esquire presents personal stories of what it means to be a man today—starting the conversation and inspiring men to push their boundaries. Plus, the definitive list of the best new restaurants in America and Cars of the Year.

Ad Placement

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

mag position
48%
front cover
Average ad position
48%
back cover

Sample Issue

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Ad Specs

  • Bleed 9.5" x 11.25"
  • Live Area 6.875" x 10"%
  • Resolution 300%

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Market

Available Markets

Alabama

Northern Alabama
Circ

7,550

Readers

36,467

Price

$1,530

Arizona

Southern Arizona
Circ

11,610

Readers

56,076

Price

$2,150

Arkansas

Arkansas
Circ

5,160

Readers

24,923

Price

$1,450

California

Greater Los Angeles
Circ

22,690

Readers

109,593

Price

$3,140

Orange County
Circ

6,700

Readers

32,361

Price

$1,480

Sacramento
Circ

4,800

Readers

23,184

Price

$1,450

San Diego
Circ

7,420

Readers

35,839

Price

$1,500

San Francisco City
Circ

18,150

Readers

87,665

Price

$2,870

Colorado

Denver / Colorado Springs
Circ

7,570

Readers

36,563

Price

$1,530

Connecticut

Fairfield / Westchester
Circ

4,720

Readers

22,798

Price

$1,450

Hartford / New Haven / Waterbury
Circ

5,880

Readers

28,400

Price

$1,450

District Of Columbia

Washington DC Metro
Circ

13,720

Readers

66,268

Price

$2,300

Florida

Central & Southwest Florida
Circ

10,810

Readers

52,212

Price

$2,000

Jacksonville
Circ

6,140

Readers

29,656

Price

$1,450

Orlando
Circ

6,650

Readers

32,120

Price

$1,460

South Florida
Circ

15,100

Readers

72,933

Price

$2,530

Georgia

Atlanta
Circ

12,810

Readers

61,872

Price

$2,370

Hawaii

Hawaii & Guam
Circ

2,760

Readers

13,331

Price

$1,450

Illinois

Chicagoland
Circ

22,890

Readers

110,559

Price

$3,160

Indiana

Indianapolis
Circ

4,170

Readers

20,141

Price

$1,450

Iowa

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ

6,080

Readers

29,366

Price

$1,450

Kansas

Kansas City
Circ

4,180

Readers

20,189

Price

$1,450

Kentucky

Louisville / Lexington
Circ

4,950

Readers

23,909

Price

$1,450

Louisiana

New Orleans / Baton Rouge
Circ

5,270

Readers

25,454

Price

$1,450

Maine

Maine
Circ

2,090

Readers

10,095

Price

$1,450

Maryland

Baltimore
Circ

6,170

Readers

29,801

Price

$1,450

Massachusetts

Eastern Massachusetts
Circ

11,350

Readers

54,821

Price

$2,090

Western & Central Massachusetts
Circ

3,170

Readers

15,311

Price

$1,450

Michigan

Detroit
Circ

11,280

Readers

54,482

Price

$2,090

Grand Rapids / Lansing / Kalamazoo
Circ

6,460

Readers

31,202

Price

$1,450

Minnesota

Minneapolis / St. Paul
Circ

5,740

Readers

27,724

Price

$1,450

Mississippi

Mississippi
Circ

4,810

Readers

23,232

Price

$1,450

Missouri

Kansas City
Circ

4,180

Readers

20,189

Price

$1,450

St. Louis
Circ

5,490

Readers

26,517

Price

$1,450

Nebraska

Iowa / Nebraska / Quad Cities
Circ

6,080

Readers

29,366

Price

$1,450

New Hampshire

Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ

3,460

Readers

16,712

Price

$1,450

New Jersey

Greater Southern New Jersey
Circ

7,950

Readers

38,399

Price

$1,610

Northern New Jersey
Circ

11,870

Readers

57,332

Price

$2,190

New Mexico

Albuquerque
Circ

4,250

Readers

20,528

Price

$1,450

New York

Buffalo / Niagra Falls
Circ

2,500

Readers

12,075

Price

$1,450

Capital District / Albany
Circ

2,120

Readers

10,240

Price

$1,450

Fairfield / Westchester
Circ

4,720

Readers

22,798

Price

$1,450

Long Island
Circ

6,550

Readers

31,637

Price

$1,450

Mid Hudson Valley
Circ

2,320

Readers

11,206

Price

$1,450

New York City
Circ

20,760

Readers

100,271

Price

$2,970

North Carolina

Asheville / Hickory
Circ

2,740

Readers

13,234

Price

$1,450

Charlotte / Greensboro
Circ

8,750

Readers

42,263

Price

$1,770

Northeast North Carolina
Circ

5,920

Readers

28,594

Price

$1,450

North Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ

2,520

Readers

12,172

Price

$1,450

Ohio

Cincinnati / Dayton
Circ

6,550

Readers

31,637

Price

$1,450

Columbus
Circ

4,230

Readers

20,431

Price

$1,450

Northeast Ohio
Circ

7,570

Readers

36,563

Price

$1,530

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City / Tulsa
Circ

5,990

Readers

28,932

Price

$1,450

Oregon

Portland
Circ

4,530

Readers

21,880

Price

$1,450

Pennsylvania

Harrisburg / Lancaster / York
Circ

3,570

Readers

17,243

Price

$1,450

Philadelphia & Eastern Pennsylvania
Circ

10,940

Readers

52,840

Price

$2,020

Pittsburgh
Circ

5,370

Readers

25,937

Price

$1,450

Rhode Island

Rhode Island
Circ

2,470

Readers

11,930

Price

$1,450

South Carolina

South Carolina
Circ

9,970

Readers

48,155

Price

$2,020

South Dakota

North Dakota / South Dakota
Circ

2,520

Readers

12,172

Price

$1,450

Tennessee

Central Tennessee / Bowling Green
Circ

5,790

Readers

27,966

Price

$1,450

Eastern Tennessee
Circ

5,320

Readers

25,696

Price

$1,450

Greater Memphis
Circ

4,540

Readers

21,928

Price

$1,450

Texas

Austin
Circ

4,600

Readers

22,218

Price

$1,450

Dallas / Ft. Worth
Circ

14,420

Readers

69,649

Price

$2,410

Houston
Circ

12,960

Readers

62,597

Price

$2,390

San Antonio
Circ

5,700

Readers

27,531

Price

$1,450

Utah

Salt Lake City
Circ

4,230

Readers

20,431

Price

$1,450

Vermont

Vermont / New Hampshire
Circ

3,460

Readers

16,712

Price

$1,450

Virginia

Norfolk / Richmond
Circ

9,040

Readers

43,663

Price

$1,830

Washington

Central & Eastern Washington
Circ

2,540

Readers

12,268

Price

$1,450

Seattle / Tacoma
Circ

8,100

Readers

39,123

Price

$1,640

Wisconsin

Milwaukee
Circ

3,420

Readers

16,519

Price

$1,450