Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest

 
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., South, and selected metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area

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Annual
average
2016
Aug
2017
Sep
2017
Percent change
Annual
average
2015 to
2016
12 months
ended
Aug
2017
Sep
2017

U.S. City Average

240.007 245.519 246.819 1.3 1.9 2.2

South(1)

232.692 237.892 239.649 1.1 1.9 2.4

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

235.744 241.367 243.484 1.4 2.0 2.7

B/C (50,000-1.5 million)(2)

147.311 150.509 151.547 0.9 1.7 2.3

D (less than 50,000)

236.979 241.531 242.457 0.5 1.8 1.6

Metropolitan areas

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX(3)

220.677   229.056 1.5   3.2

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX(3)

216.414 221.255   1.6 2.2  

Footnotes
(1) The South region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) Published in alternate months.

Source: Consumer Price Index
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban households.