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Legal Age for Children to Stay Home Alone

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It varies by state and it really depends on the level of maturity of the child. Some parenting groups say 12, others will say younger. Here is a site that lists the states and their laws if they even have one. http://www.latchkey-kids.com/latchkey-kids-age-limits.htm

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I'm not sure, I started staying home alone since age 9.

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It 12 but nine is normal

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It all depends whether your kid is named McCaully Culkin or not.

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I'm not sure if there is one, it might be subjective - but most kids don't stay home alone until 12 or 13 unless they're exceptionally responsible (and not afraid - that's also a factor).

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It depends on how responsible you think the child is

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16

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12

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