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Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card

Monthly and Bimonthly Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023

All items

308.417 3.1     309.961 3.6     318.133 2.5 300.421 3.4

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

923.881       915.092       500.963   487.325  

Food and beverages

324.782 2.6     305.996 1.9     327.728 2.4 318.939 2.4

Food

327.327 2.6     315.228 2.0     330.070 2.4 322.783 2.5

Food at home

305.037 1.2 307.361 2.4 293.032 0.3 289.836 0.9 309.247 1.1 301.893 0.9

Cereals and bakery products

354.532 1.5 407.432 -0.5 382.719 -1.6 352.112 -0.7 387.418 2.7 362.382 1.0

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

319.752 -0.9 338.615 -2.6 309.491 -4.9 295.017 -3.7 311.662 -0.7 312.900 -1.8

Dairy and related products

268.941 -1.1 239.013 0.7 292.009 -1.2 276.558 4.4 280.637 -0.4 269.656 -0.9

Fruits and vegetables

354.798 1.1 322.207 7.2 306.901 2.7 322.699 2.4 363.066 1.2 333.905 0.5

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

220.573 3.4 210.230 10.1 262.073 3.2 225.879 2.4 220.846 3.3 216.373 3.0

Other food at home

271.600 2.6 288.436 0.8 246.399 3.5 265.226 3.2 278.172 1.0 271.317 2.8

Food away from home

363.249 5.1     346.199 4.7     366.928 5.1 358.053 5.3

Alcoholic beverages

288.758 2.3     219.942 1.1     295.446 3.1 265.407 1.5

Housing

328.222 4.6     324.023 4.4     345.324 3.9 308.134 5.4

Shelter

391.896 6.0 407.205 7.0 386.317 5.2 365.584 4.9 424.528 6.2 359.429 6.7

Rent of primary residence

412.019 6.1 381.974 6.7 415.673 2.9 425.587 6.8 426.573 5.7 385.215 7.1

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

402.965 6.2 418.055 6.8 399.138 6.1 385.877 4.9 439.046 6.2 361.901 6.8

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

403.025 6.2 418.055 6.8 399.138 6.1 385.877 4.9 438.611 6.2 361.882 6.8

Fuels and utilities

313.469 -0.7     282.437 (r)-1.8     299.492 -6.2 299.781 1.6

Household energy

263.599 -2.4 221.815 -5.2 221.222 (r)-3.9 279.008 3.5 268.337 -7.8 244.578 0.4

Energy services

267.475 -2.0 231.177 -4.7 226.100 (r)-3.3 299.622 4.6 262.967 -7.0 244.481 0.6

Electricity

276.698 3.8 235.150 1.6 250.127 (r)2.8 281.623 7.2 274.352 -2.2 240.057 2.5

Utility (piped) gas service

234.515 -17.8 204.065 -18.4 163.484 -19.3 243.100 -13.8 222.316 -16.5 253.767 -10.1

Household furnishings and operations

147.673 0.2     132.114 3.2     143.500 -0.8 148.074 0.4

Apparel

127.946 0.1     157.929 -0.5     130.013 -2.1 136.842 0.8

Transportation

262.110 1.6     265.530 3.4     256.583 2.7 264.909 2.0

Private transportation

261.899 1.9     277.586 3.6     255.959 3.1 267.626 2.3

New and used motor vehicles(5)

124.005 -1.1     126.032 1.7     123.947 0.4 126.067 -1.3

New vehicles(3)

178.595 0.7     229.099 0.0     174.821 1.5 186.403 0.6

Used cars and trucks(3)

179.410 -3.5     389.743 -3.3     190.773 -2.8 179.336 -3.7

Motor fuel

277.709 -6.6 298.761 -7.0 295.940 -7.3 274.081 -8.2 275.692 -5.6 257.049 -8.2

Gasoline

276.003 -6.4 294.871 -7.0 291.629 -7.2 267.206 -8.1 274.708 -5.4 255.170 -7.9

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

794.142 20.6                    

Medical care

557.215 1.1     534.928 5.8     561.852 -2.6 528.189 1.3

Recreation(5)

137.800 2.8     128.950 2.3     140.023 1.5 138.484 3.1

Education and communication(5)

145.370 0.0     166.418 1.8     155.018 0.2 140.243 0.0

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

848.728 2.7     1,669.910 5.3     1,409.045 2.2 1,500.530 3.7

Other goods and services

551.140 5.7     522.206 6.6     602.977 6.0 523.131 3.8

Energy

270.420 -4.6 252.039 -6.1 260.849 (r)-5.5 286.457 -2.0 272.000 -7.3 245.378 -3.8

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1982=100.
(5) December 1997=100.
(r) Revised

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023

All items

302.201 2.9     305.371 3.0     315.809 2.6 295.245 3.3

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

900.166       914.551       493.276   478.183  

Food and beverages

324.522 2.7     306.441 1.7     326.595 2.4 318.461 2.6

Food

326.118 2.7     312.733 1.7     328.383 2.4 321.051 2.6

Food at home

304.676 1.2 315.926 2.1 289.428 -0.1 292.179 -0.1 308.612 0.9 300.077 1.0

Cereals and bakery products

356.541 1.5 415.657 -1.6 359.957 -0.3 340.861 -0.4 385.900 2.4 362.678 1.5

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

320.687 -0.6 345.996 -1.6 303.501 -4.7 309.003 -2.6 310.912 -1.1 311.373 -1.4

Dairy and related products

267.141 -0.9 240.453 0.4 285.222 -2.2 257.836 4.7 280.392 -0.1 265.304 -0.7

Fruits and vegetables

350.877 0.9 306.768 5.5 313.519 2.6 331.569 0.7 362.975 1.0 330.986 0.1

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

220.450 3.2 215.730 6.3 276.537 3.9 229.745 3.0 220.773 2.5 215.097 3.2

Other food at home

271.217 2.7 296.001 1.0 243.029 4.2 247.780 1.0 279.726 1.2 269.881 2.9

Food away from home

364.375 5.3     345.899 4.4     368.661 5.4 357.268 5.2

Alcoholic beverages

295.833 2.5     229.125 1.4     295.531 3.4 275.574 1.6

Housing

324.634 4.5     321.308 3.1     345.122 3.9 309.297 5.4

Shelter

384.262 6.1 414.310 6.9 384.150 4.4 379.966 4.9 419.960 6.2 361.752 6.7

Rent of primary residence

410.041 6.2 381.974 6.7 415.673 2.9 425.587 6.8 420.936 5.8 382.986 7.2

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

363.711 6.2 371.784 6.8 363.773 6.1 350.027 4.9 386.091 6.1 336.463 6.7

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

363.731 6.2 371.784 6.8 363.773 6.1 350.027 4.9 386.132 6.1 336.434 6.7

Fuels and utilities

311.049 -0.6     286.389 (r)-2.5     300.199 -5.5 300.360 1.8

Household energy

261.264 -2.3 219.769 -6.0 225.040 (r)-3.5 267.512 4.2 268.996 -7.1 243.055 0.8

Energy services

265.809 -1.9 231.297 -5.6 232.205 (r)-2.7 296.818 4.4 263.742 -6.4 244.565 0.9

Electricity

273.385 4.2 235.149 1.6 250.127 (r)2.8 281.621 7.2 276.090 -0.5 237.021 2.2

Utility (piped) gas service

231.817 -20.6 204.061 -18.4 163.485 -19.3 243.100 -13.8 221.578 -17.5 262.712 -8.8

Household furnishings and operations

140.933 -0.5     114.499 0.8     139.857 -0.1 138.503 0.6

Apparel

127.790 0.5     167.182 -0.3     132.635 0.9 135.122 0.2

Transportation

265.665 1.8     286.035 2.6     261.576 3.1 263.694 2.0

Private transportation

264.969 2.0     285.677 2.7     259.255 3.2 264.843 2.3

New and used motor vehicles(5)

123.148 -1.6     125.662 0.8     122.126 -0.2 122.014 -1.8

New vehicles(3)

178.598 0.5     228.618 0.0     172.189 1.2 183.622 0.6

Used cars and trucks(3)

180.639 -3.5     389.868 -3.3     190.676 -2.9 180.759 -3.7

Motor fuel

278.519 -6.6 299.498 -7.0 293.012 -7.6 277.352 -8.1 275.221 -5.9 255.606 -8.3

Gasoline

277.077 -6.4 294.871 -7.0 291.630 -7.2 267.219 -8.1 274.649 -5.4 254.238 -8.1

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

805.419 21.1                    

Medical care

564.688 0.7     572.848 10.1     551.924 -4.5 544.120 1.2

Recreation(5)

130.265 2.2     120.248 2.5     141.814 2.6 130.721 2.4

Education and communication(5)

130.315 -0.8     134.073 1.2     138.932 -0.8 121.971 -1.1

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

812.535 2.8     1,563.428 4.3     1,401.852 2.3 1,365.130 3.9

Other goods and services

606.205 5.2     558.137 6.9     699.617 5.7 569.444 3.4

Energy

268.375 -4.6 247.840 -6.7 264.908 (r)-6.0 273.563 -2.7 271.122 -6.8 243.101 -4.1

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1984=100.
(5) December 1997=100.
(r) Revised

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Jan 2024 from --
Dec
2023
Jan
2024
Jan
2023
Nov
2023
Dec
2023

U.S. city average

306.746 308.417 3.1 0.4 0.5

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

283.760 286.022 3.3 0.8 0.8

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

323.456 326.640 2.5 1.0 1.0

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

324.691 328.006 3.1 1.1 1.0

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

  330.746 2.0 0.7  

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

  296.121 5.3 0.9  

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

  323.278 3.5 -0.1  

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

  296.135 2.6 0.2  

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

  131.358 2.9 0.0  

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  367.917 3.8 0.4  

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(2)

  296.477 3.9 0.5  

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

  309.961 3.6 0.5  

Urban Hawaii

  333.172 3.9 0.5  

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

305.978        

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

306.379        

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

283.757        

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

270.133        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

340.459        

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

306.386        

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

179.733        

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

339.915        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

344.982        

St. Louis, MO-IL

276.991        

Urban Alaska

261.178        

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Jan 2024 from --
Dec
2023
Jan
2024
Jan
2023
Nov
2023
Dec
2023

U.S. city average

300.728 302.201 2.9 0.3 0.5

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

274.995 277.524 3.5 0.9 0.9

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

311.427 313.743 2.0 0.7 0.7

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

319.627 322.823 3.4 1.0 1.0

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

  332.708 2.7 0.5  

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

  306.020 5.5 0.8  

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

  315.492 3.2 -0.1  

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

  291.537 2.3 0.0  

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

  131.840 3.1 -0.1  

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  348.486 3.6 0.2  

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(2)

  292.431 3.8 0.3  

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

  305.371 3.0 0.5  

Urban Hawaii

  332.335 3.8 0.5  

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

299.257        

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

301.121        

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

278.596        

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

265.718        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

335.138        

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

307.441        

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

179.593        

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

335.597        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

338.852        

St. Louis, MO-IL

275.066        

Urban Alaska

258.598        

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.