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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
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021

All items

296.171 8.3 294.130 8.1     298.641 10.2 306.855 7.4 287.168 8.9

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

887.197   849.726       893.211   483.203   465.826  

Food and beverages

308.550 10.9 282.714 12.2     312.501 10.8 310.957 9.9 303.117 11.0

Food

310.875 11.4 283.470 12.2     313.060 11.2 313.018 10.2 306.513 11.5

Food at home

295.007 13.5 293.263 16.9 288.317 11.5 281.769 11.6 298.620 12.0 291.673 13.6

Cereals and bakery products

336.399 16.4 405.123 25.7     357.978 19.1 365.857 16.0 343.055 16.6

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

318.867 10.6 338.689 12.7     294.712 9.8 311.643 9.7 312.723 10.7

Dairy and related products

267.461 16.2 234.292 15.1     271.347 9.0 272.872 15.1 268.769 17.4

Fruits and vegetables

343.221 9.4 288.696 12.3     314.088 6.6 350.867 8.5 321.770 7.9

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

206.693 13.4 188.076 9.4     199.787 17.3 204.097 11.6 203.203 15.2

Other food at home

259.976 16.7 278.724 23.0     254.689 11.7 268.460 13.6 258.525 16.6

Food away from home

334.212 8.0 261.602 5.2     352.564 8.7 335.920 7.1 330.085 8.4

Alcoholic beverages

275.627 4.3 264.976 10.2     300.355 4.0 282.405 4.8 255.928 3.3

Housing

304.506 7.8 304.107 8.5     293.871 8.3 322.473 6.5 282.986 9.1

Shelter

357.264 6.2 370.783 6.8 359.443 3.9 343.499 6.8 388.910 3.7 323.346 7.9

Rent of primary residence

373.283 6.7 345.241 5.8 389.042 3.1 395.609 7.6 390.595 4.0 342.960 9.4

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

365.993 6.3 379.360 6.6 366.837 3.5 360.722 6.1 402.291 3.9 324.693 7.8

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

366.046 6.3 379.360 6.6 366.837 3.5 360.722 6.1 401.941 3.9 324.694 7.8

Fuels and utilities

309.739 17.2 270.792 25.5     277.836 18.7 304.524 25.6 297.285 16.1

Household energy

265.453 21.2 224.244 28.6 233.146 14.5 246.048 21.3 276.998 30.0 247.703 20.2

Energy services

267.564 19.8 229.016 25.1 237.439 13.7 258.998 19.4 265.863 24.8 247.272 20.0

Electricity

265.191 15.8 216.436 18.3 244.907 10.7 230.125 15.8 261.603 19.5 238.801 18.4

Utility (piped) gas service

268.866 33.0 239.951 40.1 208.158 21.4 295.670 36.1 254.123 37.0 283.099 30.1

Household furnishings and operations

145.110 9.9 136.446 4.7     139.110 11.7 140.835 8.7 144.650 9.6

Apparel

127.328 5.1 112.289 2.3     128.192 3.2 131.471 3.7 135.296 4.8

Transportation

270.334 13.4 269.439 12.6     278.062 23.0 261.376 14.1 271.261 13.7

Private transportation

269.389 13.2 278.119 12.7     286.467 25.2 259.953 14.5 273.305 13.6

New and used motor vehicles(5)

131.226 9.8 134.622 7.9     140.132 23.9 128.040 11.6 134.874 10.1

New vehicles(3)

174.598 10.1 231.492 9.1     273.656 32.6 169.702 9.8 182.825 11.8

Used cars and trucks(3)

212.895 7.8 397.761 8.5     372.332 8.5 224.905 8.4 213.629 7.7

Motor fuel

351.315 26.2 386.377 30.8 377.750 29.8 340.258 28.3 355.248 32.6 319.583 24.7

Gasoline

348.593 25.6 381.473 30.7 372.844 29.4 332.157 27.9 353.429 32.4 316.509 24.1

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

615.559 8.7                    

Medical care

553.429 5.4 599.558 6.2     503.740 7.2 580.669 5.7 524.413 5.2

Recreation(5)

131.437 4.1 131.309 3.3     138.208 7.2 137.263 4.3 131.551 4.5

Education and communication(5)

143.687 0.5 135.140 -0.8     159.823 0.5 152.938 0.8 138.494 -0.2

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

815.196 3.0 1,104.177 1.4     1,312.857 0.0 1,360.598 1.8 1,426.584 2.8

Other goods and services

510.892 6.6 630.883 6.0     494.423 8.1 561.095 5.9 489.069 6.6

Energy

305.372 23.8 282.327 29.5 301.242 22.4 297.056 24.9 308.830 31.2 275.588 22.6

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.

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
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021
Aug
2022
Percent change from
Aug
2021

All items

291.629 8.7 295.732 8.3     294.383 9.7 305.502 8.1 283.859 9.2

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

868.673   859.004       877.564   477.178   459.741  

Food and beverages

307.946 10.9 288.258 11.5     309.228 9.5 309.866 9.7 302.262 11.1

Food

309.426 11.3 288.966 11.8     310.166 9.6 311.577 10.1 304.549 11.6

Food at home

294.836 13.6 301.721 17.5 285.346 11.0 286.768 11.2 298.563 12.2 290.347 13.7

Cereals and bakery products

338.372 16.6 409.664 25.7     348.727 18.8 364.532 16.1 342.726 16.7

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

319.205 10.6 339.214 12.3     305.091 8.4 311.262 9.6 311.191 10.8

Dairy and related products

265.827 16.2 237.516 14.6     251.265 8.6 272.909 15.1 264.771 17.0

Fruits and vegetables

341.232 9.5 292.859 12.2     331.305 5.1 354.062 9.1 321.625 8.0

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

206.778 13.3 196.433 10.4     201.142 17.0 205.592 11.9 201.712 14.9

Other food at home

259.178 16.8 284.525 24.1     244.099 12.0 268.703 13.7 256.781 16.9

Food away from home

334.487 7.8 264.023 5.0     351.497 8.1 337.290 6.7 328.871 8.4

Alcoholic beverages

281.407 4.2 264.220 6.2     297.973 7.3 280.288 4.1 265.366 3.6

Housing

301.184 8.2 304.555 8.3     302.054 8.1 321.996 7.1 283.979 9.5

Shelter

349.666 6.4 376.168 6.2 358.613 3.5 356.875 6.9 384.182 3.7 324.900 8.2

Rent of primary residence

370.655 7.0 345.241 5.8 389.042 3.1 395.609 7.6 385.184 4.0 340.821 9.3

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

330.483 6.3 337.372 6.6 334.335 3.5 327.209 6.1 354.036 3.8 301.997 7.9

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

330.496 6.3 337.372 6.6 334.335 3.5 327.209 6.1 354.074 3.8 301.961 7.9

Fuels and utilities

308.135 17.3 268.009 25.5     264.892 17.4 306.798 25.5 298.942 16.5

Household energy

263.610 21.2 223.385 28.5 235.034 12.2 232.303 19.6 278.824 29.5 247.168 20.5

Energy services

267.149 20.2 231.262 24.9 240.405 12.3 256.967 19.3 269.307 25.3 248.442 20.5

Electricity

262.731 16.1 216.435 18.3 244.907 10.7 230.123 15.8 262.640 19.2 238.231 19.1

Utility (piped) gas service

273.702 34.4 239.946 40.1 208.159 21.4 295.670 36.1 260.414 38.7 291.737 30.7

Household furnishings and operations

138.760 10.6 126.691 4.3     122.756 9.0 134.785 10.7 134.237 9.6

Apparel

127.161 5.4 124.023 4.3     131.670 5.4 131.806 4.9 134.845 5.5

Transportation

275.042 13.3 289.782 12.5     263.852 20.1 268.641 14.4 271.462 13.4

Private transportation

273.737 13.2 296.605 13.4     268.560 21.7 266.287 14.9 271.803 13.3

New and used motor vehicles(5)

132.121 9.3 140.366 7.5     135.612 24.5 129.495 10.9 132.888 9.2

New vehicles(3)

174.935 9.3 240.884 9.1     266.904 32.6 167.337 9.0 180.116 10.4

Used cars and trucks(3)

214.239 7.7 397.744 8.5     372.351 8.5 224.853 8.4 215.209 7.6

Motor fuel

351.471 26.0 387.078 30.8 377.324 29.5 341.831 28.8 354.163 32.7 317.894 24.3

Gasoline

349.100 25.5 381.472 30.7 372.846 29.4 332.173 27.9 352.417 32.4 315.380 23.8

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

620.891 8.8                    

Medical care

563.144 5.7 590.060 6.5     509.160 6.9 583.675 5.9 538.768 5.6

Recreation(5)

125.547 4.1 125.480 2.6     123.157 7.2 138.404 4.6 125.375 3.7

Education and communication(5)

129.820 -0.3 123.774 -2.3     144.299 0.8 138.026 0.5 121.883 -1.1

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

779.451 2.8 1,055.902 -0.6     1,276.790 0.4 1,354.497 2.1 1,290.777 2.4

Other goods and services

564.819 6.9 702.604 6.6     647.543 12.5 653.570 6.6 535.061 7.2

Energy

305.879 23.9 280.376 29.5 312.837 22.2 282.920 24.3 310.813 31.1 275.617 22.7

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.

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
Aug 2022 from --
Jul
2022
Aug
2022
Aug
2021
Jun
2022
Jul
2022

U.S. city average

296.276 296.171 8.3 0.0 0.0

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

278.535 278.677 8.8 -0.1 0.1

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

313.415 313.608 7.6 -0.1 0.1

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

312.615 313.280 6.6 -0.1 0.2

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

315.841        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

277.005        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

308.728        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

289.265        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

125.262        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

347.462        

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

276.750        

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

299.937        

Urban Hawaii

319.197        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  295.469 11.7 1.3  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  298.641 10.2 0.1  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  271.554 8.6 -0.5  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  264.074 9.5 0.1  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  316.152 10.7 0.4  

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

  294.130 8.1 0.0  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  173.952 13.0 0.8  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  328.871 5.7 -0.5  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  326.796 9.0 0.0  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  268.979 7.5 0.2  

Urban Alaska

  258.149 7.6 -4.0  

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
Aug 2022 from --
Jul
2022
Aug
2022
Aug
2021
Jun
2022
Jul
2022

U.S. city average

292.219 291.629 8.7 -0.3 -0.2

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

272.550 271.977 9.4 -0.4 -0.2

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

304.441 304.137 7.6 -0.5 -0.1

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

308.491 308.969 6.9 -0.2 0.2

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

317.963        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

287.111        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

301.155        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

286.837        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

126.084        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

331.914        

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

274.610        

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

298.214        

Urban Hawaii

318.257        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  289.854 11.4 0.7  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  294.383 9.7 0.2  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  268.942 8.8 -0.6  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  260.238 9.8 0.1  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  311.745 10.7 -0.1  

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

  295.732 8.3 0.1  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  173.148 13.1 0.2  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  325.932 6.0 -0.7  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  322.664 9.2 0.3  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  268.721 7.7 -0.6  

Urban Alaska

  257.738 7.6 -3.1  

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