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What You Spend

Take a closer look at your grocery budget. Find ways to cut costs!

Grocery Budget Calculator

Use the calculator below to get an estimate based on the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Low-Cost Food Plan.

How does what you spend on groceries compare to the estimate below? Remember, restaurant meals are not included here.

Figures for the grocery budget calculator are based on Official USDA Food Plans: Cost of Food at Home, Low-Cost level for latest month available.

Calculate Overall Costs

To calculate overall household grocery costs we:


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