Average Retail Food and Energy Prices, U.S. and Midwest Region

Average retail food and energy prices, U.S. city average and Midwest region
Item and unit U.S. city average
 
Midwest region(1)
 
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Cereals and bakery products

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000701111
0.525 0.516 0.517 -1.5 0.2
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200701111
0.472 0.456 0.470 -0.4 3.1

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000701312
0.747 0.686 0.726 -2.8 5.8
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200701312
         

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000701322
1.320 1.271 1.272 -3.6 0.1
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200701322
  1.285 1.266   -1.5

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000702111
1.382 1.328 1.327 -4.0 -0.1
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200702111
1.260 1.204 1.238 -1.7 2.8

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000702212
1.962 2.014 1.974 0.6 -2.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200702212
1.943 1.952 1.914 -1.5 -1.9

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000702421
3.423 3.404 3.506 2.4 3.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200702421
3.564 3.368 3.469 -2.7 3.0
 

Meats, poultry, fish and eggs

 

Beef and veal

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703111
3.902 3.675 3.645 -6.6 -0.8
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703111
3.676 3.760 3.707 0.8 -1.4

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703112
3.717 3.547 3.559 -4.3 0.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703112
3.260 3.150 3.273 0.4 3.9

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703113
5.742 5.707 5.613 -2.2 -1.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703113
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FC1101
4.298 4.078 4.078 -5.1 0.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FC1101
4.050 3.922 3.925 -3.1 0.1

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703212
5.143 4.474 4.766 -7.3 6.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703212
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703213
5.381 5.126 5.145 -4.4 0.4
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703213
5.341 5.111 5.125 -4.0 0.3

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703311
5.534 5.124 5.202 -6.0 1.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703311
5.603 5.168 4.932 -12.0 -4.6

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703312
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703312
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FC2101
5.687 5.315 5.354 -5.9 0.7
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FC2101
5.637 5.221 5.173 -8.2 -0.9

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703511
6.070 5.577 5.758 -5.1 3.2
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703511
5.958 5.782 5.685 -4.6 -1.7

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703512
5.888 5.590 5.928 0.7 6.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703512
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703612
    7.216    
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703612
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703613
8.678 8.081 8.082 -6.9 0.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703613
8.803 8.738 8.941 1.6 2.3

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000703432
5.442 5.188 5.411 -0.6 4.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200703432
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FC3101
7.759 7.277 7.315 -5.7 0.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FC3101
7.496 7.002 7.027 -6.3 0.4

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FC4101
4.451 4.497 4.567 2.6 1.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FC4101
4.338 4.568 4.567 5.3 0.0

Pork

 

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000704111
5.552 5.775 5.699 2.6 -1.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200704111
4.802 5.157 4.992 4.0 -3.2

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000704211
3.968 3.639 3.746 -5.6 2.9
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200704211
         

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000704212
4.150 3.802 3.832 -7.7 0.8
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200704212
4.258 3.733 3.982 -6.5 6.7

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FD3101
3.720 3.441 3.425 -7.9 -0.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FD3101
3.863 3.316 3.622 -6.2 9.2

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000704311
2.119        
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200704311
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000704312
4.003 3.768 3.780 -5.6 0.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200704312
3.417 3.440 3.518 3.0 2.3

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FD2101
2.909 2.859 2.864 -1.5 0.2
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FD2101
2.650 2.685 2.690 1.5 0.2

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FD4101
2.668 2.592 2.554 -4.3 -1.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FD4101
2.786 2.697 2.748 -1.4 1.9

Other meats

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000705121
2.643 2.592 2.763 4.5 6.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200705121
2.381 2.186      

Poultry

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000706111
1.489 1.444 1.499 0.7 3.8
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200706111
1.367 1.320 1.350 -1.2 2.3

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000706211
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200706211
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FF1101
3.250 3.289 3.208 -1.3 -2.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FF1101
3.059 3.169 3.090 1.0 -2.5

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000706212
1.528 1.492 1.454 -4.8 -2.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200706212
1.423 1.448 1.345 -5.5 -7.1

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000706311
1.527 1.567 1.532 0.3 -2.2
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200706311
1.426 1.479 1.401 -1.8 -5.3

Eggs

 

Eggs, grade A, large, per doz.

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000708111
1.684 1.409 1.414 -16.0 0.4
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200708111
1.407 1.276 1.216 -13.6 -4.7
 

Dairy products

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000709112
3.157 3.259 3.242 2.7 -0.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200709112
2.783 2.496 2.506 -10.0 0.4

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000710111
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200710111
         

American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000710211
4.325 4.352 4.393 1.6 0.9
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200710211
4.173 3.916 3.935 -5.7 0.5

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000710212
5.365 4.794 4.748 -11.5 -1.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200710212
5.909 5.089 5.316 -10.0 4.5

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000710411
4.801 4.659 4.631 -3.5 -0.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200710411
4.656 4.217 4.520 -2.9 7.2
 

Fruits and vegetables

 

Fresh fruits and vegetables

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711111
1.428 1.260 1.293 -9.5 2.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711111
         

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711211
0.570 0.571 0.564 -1.1 -1.2
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711211
0.545 0.544 0.553 1.5 1.7

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711311
1.148 1.174 1.226 6.8 4.4
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711311
1.142 1.122 1.172 2.6 4.5

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711312
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711312
         

Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711418
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711418
         

Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711411
1.155 1.213 1.258 8.9 3.7
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711411
1.022 1.053 1.157 13.2 9.9

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711417
3.411 3.117 3.331 -2.3 6.9
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711417
3.225 3.077 3.204 -0.7 4.1

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711412
2.035 1.933 1.934 -5.0 0.1
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711412
1.853 1.697 1.704 -8.0 0.4

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711414
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711414
2.273        

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711413
  1.602 1.597   -0.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711413
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000711415
2.252 2.204 2.060 -8.5 -6.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200711415
2.351 2.150 1.898 -19.3 -11.7

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712112
0.679 0.698 0.706 4.0 1.1
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712112
0.580 0.715 0.717 23.6 0.3

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712211
1.089 1.231 1.151 5.7 -6.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712211
1.071 1.254 1.125 5.0 -10.3

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000FL2101
1.992 2.439 2.325 16.7 -4.7
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200FL2101
1.587        

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712311
1.695 1.902 1.867 10.1 -1.8
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712311
1.532 1.835 1.823 19.0 -0.7

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712412
1.570 1.996 1.976 25.9 -1.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712412
1.484 1.867 1.741 17.3 -6.7

Cabbage, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712401
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712401
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712403
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712403
         

Celery, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712402
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712402
         

Peppers, sweet, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000712406
2.679 2.331 2.331 -13.0 0.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200712406
         

Processed fruits and vegetables

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000713111
2.796 2.645 2.579 -7.8 -2.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200713111
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000714233
1.396 1.354 1.360 -2.6 0.4
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200714233
         
 

Other foods at home

 

Sugar and sweets

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000715211
0.651 0.628 0.647 -0.6 3.0
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200715211
0.561 0.529 0.540 -3.7 2.1

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000715212
0.619        
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200715212
         

Fats and oils

 

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000716114
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200716114
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000716116
1.844 1.818 1.703 -7.6 -6.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200716116
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000716141
2.612 2.636 2.573 -1.5 -2.4
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200716141
2.467 2.620 2.612 5.9 -0.3

Nonalcoholic beverages

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000717114
         
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200717114
         

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000717311
4.443 4.622 4.597 3.5 -0.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200717311
  4.543 4.582   0.9

Other prepared foods

 

Potato chips, per 16 oz.

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000718311
4.462 4.369 4.439 -0.5 1.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200718311
4.367 4.378 4.400 0.8 0.5

Alcoholic beverages at home

 

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000720111
1.351 1.372 1.388 2.7 1.2
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200720111
1.295 1.302 1.321 2.0 1.5

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU0000720311
12.031 12.520 12.403 3.1 -0.9
Go to web page with historical data for series APU0200720311
10.742 10.441 10.518 -2.1 0.7
 

Energy (residential)

 

Fuel oil #2 per gallon (3.785 liters)

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000072511
2.097 2.438 2.378 13.4 -2.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020072511
2.114 2.345 2.327 10.1 -0.8

Utility (piped) gas per therm

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000072620
0.877 1.000 1.036 18.1 3.6
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020072620
0.697 0.792 0.816 17.1 3.0

Electricity per KWH

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000072610
0.133 0.135 0.137 3.0 1.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020072610
0.133 0.133 0.134 0.8 0.8

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

Go to web page with historical data for series APU00007471A
2.324 2.479 2.448 5.3 -1.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU02007471A
2.330 2.454 2.380 2.1 -3.0

Gasoline, unleaded regular, per gallon/3.785 liters

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000074714
2.264 2.418 2.386 5.4 -1.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020074714
2.261 2.387 2.313 2.3 -3.1

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade, per gallon/3.785 liters

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000074715
2.508 2.693 2.659 6.0 -1.3
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020074715
2.547 2.704 2.634 3.4 -2.6

Gasoline, unleaded premium, per gallon/3.785 liters

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000074716
2.710 2.909 2.894 6.8 -0.5
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020074716
2.830 3.002 2.945 4.1 -1.9

Automotive diesel fuel, per gallon/3.785 liters

Go to web page with historical data for series APU000074717
2.274 2.548 2.537 11.6 -0.4
Go to web page with historical data for series APU020074717
2.233 2.434 2.441 9.3 0.3

Footnotes
(1) Midwest region: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
(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.