Average Prices

Average retail food and energy prices, U.S. city average and West region
Item and unit U.S. city average
West region (1)
Historical
data
Prices Percent change
from
Historical
data
Prices Percent change
from
Jul.
2013
Jun.
2014
Jul.
2014
Jul.
2013
Jun.
2014
Jul.
2013
Jun.
2014
Jul.
2014
Jul.
2013
Jun.
2014

Cereals and bakery products

 

Flour, white, all purpose, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.530 0.532 0.527 -0.6 -0.9
Jump to page with historical data
0.516 0.481 0.474 -8.1 -1.5

Rice, white, long grain, uncooked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.721 0.742 0.758 5.1 2.2
Jump to page with historical data
0.726 0.717 0.739 1.8 3.1

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.314 1.267 1.324 0.8 4.5
Jump to page with historical data
1.214 1.092 1.268 4.4 16.1

Bread, white, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.434 1.400 1.413 -1.5 0.9
Jump to page with historical data
1.494 1.437 1.509 1.0 5.0

Bread, whole wheat, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.056 2.027 2.020 -1.8 -0.3
Jump to page with historical data
         

Cookies, chocolate chip, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.630 3.324 3.456 -4.8 4.0
Jump to page with historical data
         
 

Meats, poultry, fish and eggs

 

Beef and veal

 

Ground chuck, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.423 3.907 3.917 14.4 0.3
Jump to page with historical data
         

Ground beef, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.459 3.880 3.884 12.3 0.1
Jump to page with historical data
3.709 4.108 4.162 12.2 1.3

Ground beef, lean and extra lean, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.801 5.484 5.408 12.6 -1.4
Jump to page with historical data
5.266 5.446 5.629 6.9 3.4

All uncooked ground beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.790 4.237 4.224 11.5 -0.3
Jump to page with historical data
3.895 4.258 4.339 11.4 1.9

Chuck roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.250 4.715 4.720 11.1 0.1
Jump to page with historical data
3.967        

Chuck roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.521 5.100 5.133 13.5 0.6
Jump to page with historical data
4.714 4.733 4.855 3.0 2.6

Round roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.674 5.004 5.187 11.0 3.7
Jump to page with historical data
5.116        

Round roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
    5.178    
Jump to page with historical data
         

All Uncooked Beef Roasts, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.866 5.299 5.366 10.3 1.3
Jump to page with historical data
5.238 5.418 5.479 4.6 1.1

Steak, round, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.856 5.495 5.577 14.8 1.5
Jump to page with historical data
4.924        

Steak, round, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.953 5.539 5.434 9.7 -1.9
Jump to page with historical data
         

Steak, sirloin, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
5.757        
Jump to page with historical data
         

Steak, sirloin, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
6.680 7.689 7.870 17.8 2.4
Jump to page with historical data
6.408 7.744 7.496 17.0 -3.2

Beef for stew, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.527 5.023 5.155 13.9 2.6
Jump to page with historical data
4.507        

All Uncooked Beef Steaks, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
6.425 6.974 7.001 9.0 0.4
Jump to page with historical data
7.005 7.302 7.219 3.1 -1.1

All Uncooked Other Beef (Excluding Veal), per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.096 4.245 4.337 5.9 2.2
Jump to page with historical data
3.881 4.514 4.623 19.1 2.4

Pork

 

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
5.494 6.106 6.009 9.4 -1.6
Jump to page with historical data
5.743 6.199 6.048 5.3 -2.4

Chops, center cut, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.637 4.165 4.270 17.4 2.5
Jump to page with historical data
3.875 4.813 4.930 27.2 2.4

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.973 4.404 4.387 10.4 -0.4
Jump to page with historical data
4.256 4.242 4.144 -2.6 -2.3

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.508 4.024 4.005 14.2 -0.5
Jump to page with historical data
3.636 4.382 4.191 15.3 -4.4

Ham, rump or shank half, bone-in, smoked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
    2.430    
Jump to page with historical data
         

Ham, boneless, excluding canned, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.065 4.275 4.371 7.5 2.2
Jump to page with historical data
4.081 4.328 4.473 9.6 3.4

All Ham (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.837 3.020 3.125 10.2 3.5
Jump to page with historical data
3.280 3.594 3.666 11.8 2.0

All Other Pork (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.533 3.054 3.102 22.5 1.6
Jump to page with historical data
2.928 3.498 3.577 22.2 2.3

Other meats

 

Bologna, all beef or mixed, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.009 2.905 2.880 -4.3 -0.9
Jump to page with historical data
         

Poultry

 

Chicken, fresh, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.484 1.503 1.495 0.7 -0.5
Jump to page with historical data
1.602 1.548 1.593 -0.6 2.9

Chicken breast, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Chicken breast, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.550 3.504 3.444 -3.0 -1.7
Jump to page with historical data
3.494 3.467 3.332 -4.6 -3.9

Chicken legs, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.650 1.548 1.553 -5.9 0.3
Jump to page with historical data
1.524        

Turkey, frozen, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.624 1.606 1.641 1.0 2.2
Jump to page with historical data
         

Eggs

 

Eggs, grade A, large, per doz.

Jump to page with historical data
1.833 1.948 1.950 6.4 0.1
         
 

Dairy products

 

Milk, fresh, whole, fortified, per gal. (3.8 lit)

Jump to page with historical data
3.449 3.626 3.645 5.7 0.5
Jump to page with historical data
3.228 3.214 3.327 3.1 3.5

Butter, salted, grade AA, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
4.092 4.412 4.426 8.2 0.3
         

Cheddar cheese, natural, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
5.434 5.560 5.560 2.3 0.0
Jump to page with historical data
4.877 5.306 5.368 10.1 1.2

Ice cream, prepackaged, bulk, regular, per 1/2 gal. (1.9 lit)

Jump to page with historical data
4.840 4.691 4.719 -2.5 0.6
Jump to page with historical data
5.193 5.105 4.943 -4.8 -3.2
 

Fruits and vegetables

 

Fresh fruits and vegetables

 

Apples, Red Delicious, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.412 1.393 1.391 -1.5 -0.1
Jump to page with historical data
1.180 1.231 1.193 1.1 -3.1

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.602 0.607 0.606 0.7 -0.2
Jump to page with historical data
0.672 0.677 0.678 0.9 0.1

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.287 1.299 1.390 8.0 7.0
Jump to page with historical data
1.191 1.334 1.449 21.7 8.6

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
3.745        
Jump to page with historical data
         

Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.089 1.075 1.128 3.6 4.9
Jump to page with historical data
1.038 1.144 1.178 13.5 3.0

Grapes, Thompson Seedless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.193 2.465 2.356 7.4 -4.4
Jump to page with historical data
2.134 2.478 2.165 1.5 -12.6

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.597 1.867 2.078 30.1 11.3
Jump to page with historical data
1.347 2.048 2.164 60.7 5.7

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.600 2.238 1.971 23.2 -11.9
Jump to page with historical data
1.659   1.997 20.4  

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Strawberries, dry pint, per 12 oz. (340.2 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.691 1.838 1.868 10.5 1.6
Jump to page with historical data
1.651 1.907 1.697 2.8 -11.0

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.704 0.685 0.696 -1.1 1.6
Jump to page with historical data
0.734 0.654 0.680 -7.4 4.0

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.930 1.121 1.108 19.1 -1.2
Jump to page with historical data
0.783        

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.543 1.790 1.756 13.8 -1.9
Jump to page with historical data
1.494 1.714 1.727 15.6 0.8

Tomatoes, field grown, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.430 1.675 1.633 14.2 -2.5
Jump to page with historical data
1.605 1.771 1.585 -1.2 -10.5

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.732 1.774 1.808 4.4 1.9
Jump to page with historical data
         

Cabbage, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Carrots, short trimmed and topped, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Celery, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Peppers, sweet, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.330 2.594 2.718 16.7 4.8
Jump to page with historical data
         

Processed fruits and vegetables

 

Orange juice, frozen concentrate, 12 oz. can, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

Jump to page with historical data
2.540 2.510 2.547 0.3 1.5
Jump to page with historical data
         

Beans, dried, any type, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
1.418 1.476 1.477 4.2 0.1
Jump to page with historical data
1.410 1.379 1.369 -2.9 -0.7
 

Other foods at home

 

Sugar and sweets

 

Sugar, white, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.641 0.610 0.596 -7.0 -2.3
Jump to page with historical data
0.583 0.629 0.629 7.9 0.0

Sugar, white, 33-80 oz. pkg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
0.652 0.627 0.604 -7.4 -3.7
Jump to page with historical data
         

Fats and oils

 

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Margarine, soft, tubs, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.108 2.085 2.066 -2.0 -0.9
Jump to page with historical data
2.363 2.237 2.117 -10.4 -5.4

Peanut butter, creamy, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
2.736 2.474 2.401 -12.2 -3.0
Jump to page with historical data
         

Nonalcoholic beverages

 

Cola, nondiet, per 2 liters (67.6 oz) (2)

Jump to page with historical data
         
Jump to page with historical data
         

Coffee, 100%, ground roast, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Jump to page with historical data
5.394 4.670 5.099 -5.5 9.2
Jump to page with historical data
         

Other prepared foods

 

Potato chips, per 16 oz.

Jump to page with historical data
4.688 4.350 4.308 -8.1 -1.0
Jump to page with historical data
4.900 4.155 4.158 -15.1 0.1

Alcoholic beverages at home

 

Malt beverages, all types, all sizes, any origin, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

Jump to page with historical data
1.237 1.342 1.191 -3.7 -11.3
Jump to page with historical data
1.385 1.396 1.184 -14.5 -15.2

Wine, red and white table, all sizes, any origin, per 1 liter (33.8 oz)

Jump to page with historical data
9.898 12.082 10.961 10.7 -9.3
Jump to page with historical data
9.992 12.561 11.702 17.1 -6.8
 

Energy (residential)

 

Fuel oil #2 per gallon (3.785 liters)

Jump to page with historical data
3.604 3.779 3.753 4.1 -0.7
Jump to page with historical data
3.819 3.859 3.874 1.4 0.4

Utility (piped) gas per therm

Jump to page with historical data
1.025 1.088 1.093 6.6 0.5
Jump to page with historical data
1.136 1.238 1.283 12.9 3.6

Electricity per KWH

Jump to page with historical data
0.137 0.143 0.143 4.4 0.0
Jump to page with historical data
0.155 0.163 0.162 4.5 -0.6

Gasoline, all types, per gallon/3.785 liters (3)

Jump to page with historical data
3.687 3.750 3.690 0.1 -1.6
Jump to page with historical data
3.923 3.956 3.944 0.5 -0.3

Gasoline, unleaded regular, per gallon/3.785 liters

Jump to page with historical data
3.628 3.695 3.633 0.1 -1.7
Jump to page with historical data
3.875 3.913 3.902 0.7 -0.3

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade, per gallon/3.785 liters

Jump to page with historical data
3.788 3.881 3.819 0.8 -1.6
Jump to page with historical data
4.025 4.045 4.040 0.4 -0.1

Gasoline, unleaded premium, per gallon/3.785 liters

Jump to page with historical data
3.951 4.027 3.976 0.6 -1.3
Jump to page with historical data
4.092 4.137 4.118 0.6 -0.5

Automotive diesel fuel, per gallon/3.785 liters

Jump to page with historical data
3.863 3.919 3.896 0.9 -0.6
Jump to page with historical data
4.018 4.039 4.032 0.3 -0.2

Footnotes
(1) West region: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
(2) Deposit may be included in price.
(3) Also includes types of gasoline not shown separately.

Note: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.

 

Last Modified Date: August 26, 2014