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Average Price: Potatoes, White (Cost per Pound/453.6 Grams) in the South Census Region - Urban (APU0300712112)


Jun 2024: 1.122 (+ more)   Updated: Jul 11, 2024 7:35 AM CDT
Jun 2024:  1.122  
May 2024:  1.106  
Apr 2024:  1.102  
Mar 2024:  1.095  
Feb 2024:  1.101  
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U.S. Dollars,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics  

Release: Average Price Data  

Units:  U.S. Dollars, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


White potatoes, regardless of variety of potato. Includes organic and non-organic.

Average consumer prices are calculated for household fuel, motor fuel, and food items from prices collected for the Consumer Price Index (CPI). Average prices are best used to measure the price level in a particular month, not to measure price change over time. It is more appropriate to use CPI index values for the particular item categories to measure price change.

Prices, except for electricity, are collected monthly by BLS representatives in the 75 urban areas priced for the CPI. Electricity prices are collected for the BLS for the same 75 areas on a monthly basis by the Department of Energy using mail questionnaires. All fuel prices include applicable Federal, State, and local taxes; prices for natural gas and electricity also include fuel and purchased gas adjustments.

For more information, please visit the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Suggested Citation:

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Average Price: Potatoes, White (Cost per Pound/453.6 Grams) in the South Census Region - Urban [APU0300712112], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/APU0300712112, July 13, 2024.


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