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At your local grocery store...

How much is a pound of hamburger? Here it's $1.79/lb. And that's for 80/20.

A gallon of milk is $3.49.

Gasoline is $2.41.

Any other necessities?

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matobe

Asked by matobe at 11:32 PM on Aug. 28, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • A gallon of milk is $3.49???!!! OUCH! It's about $1.65 here. Burger is about $2.79 a pound. Gas is....how sad is that....i just know I need it so I get it and don't even pay attention to the price....yikes. LOL
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:46 PM on Aug. 28, 2009

  • Don't know about hamburger since we buy that at Costco but I usually get my milk for $2.50 at the local market which is a good price around here. Sometimes they have it for $2.
    Not sure what gas is. It was $2.65 a couple weeks ago but I don't drive much.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 11:49 PM on Aug. 28, 2009

  • I usually buy the tube of hamburger meant and today it was $2.49. If I go to the commissary it's cheaper but it's a 34 mile drive.
    Gas in Kenosha, WI is $2.55
    A gallon of milk at the Woodman's I shop at is $1.89 for the 1% stuff.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 11:56 PM on Aug. 28, 2009

  • Wow! Ok, So i should have asked where you're located too...

    We have fresh, cheaper beef, but I don't know WHY milk is so much more expensive here??? There are 3 dairies within an hour's drive... hmmm...
    matobe

    Answer by matobe at 12:02 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

  • I bought milk today for $2.99 but it was on sale.

    I only buy the leanest ground beef which is kind of pricey I think between 3.99 and 4.59 a pound.
    I also buy ground turkey that is 2.79 a pound.

    Gas is 2.65 I think.

    I am in pittsburgh.
    lilysmom2607

    Answer by lilysmom2607 at 12:07 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

  • Michigan here... Kroger's has gallons of milk on permanent sale for $1.49, ground chuck (I buy round) $2.49 lb, I just paid $2.59 for gas today.
    mumma28

    Answer by mumma28 at 12:21 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

  • milk 1.99 if you buy 2 gallons at a time
    gas 2.99 and climbing
    hamburger normally 2.98/lb
    Oregon
    3_ring_circus_

    Answer by 3_ring_circus_ at 12:45 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

  • I get meat at a butcher shop. Hamburger is usually $1.30 a lb. I can get boston butt, pork chops, and bacon for $.99 a lb, too. (LOVE that shop!!)

    Milk is usually between $2.50-$3.50. Sometimes I catch it on sale for $1.99. Krogers had some on clearance (one day expired) for $.99 a gallon!! You bet your ass I stocked up and froze that shit!!

    Gas here is $2.65 (but it's the only station out here). If you drive 20 minutes to town, it's $2.40 or so.

    srhmldndo

    Answer by srhmldndo at 12:58 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

  • Oh, I live in south-western KY.
    srhmldndo

    Answer by srhmldndo at 12:58 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

  • Ground chuck: $1.68 a pound ( on sale )
    Gallon Milk: 2.99 if..on sale...$3.49 if not

    Deli Roast Beef: $7.99 a pound!!!! About 5 yrs back it was $3.99 a pound!

    Gallon of gas: $2.49

    I live in Florida and shop at Winn Dixie and Food Lion. Rarely Walmart as WD has alot of 10 for $10 deals from can goods to puddings, and Rice a Roni..etc....
    LilyPondOasis

    Answer by LilyPondOasis at 5:30 AM on Aug. 29, 2009

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