BOSTON (CBS) – The average cost of groceries now stands just above $355 a month per person, a new study found.
That means a two-person household can easily spend more than $700 a month on food. Add a child and that figure spikes.READ MORE: CDC Expected To Recommend Face Masks For Fully Vaccinated Americans Again In Some Indoor Settings
According to Move.org, the state with the highest grocery bill is Hawaii where grocery tabs top $550 per person. Vermont, Alaska and New York were also high up on the pricey list.READ MORE: Mass. Traffic Is Back To Pre-Pandemic Levels, But At Different Times And Routes
Massachusetts was also in the top ten for most expensive grocery bills, coming in eighth-most at $406.21 per month.MORE NEWS: North End Residents Voice Complaints About Outdoor Dining
New Hampshire has the cheapest grocery bill, averaging $183.00 per person a month.