State Fact Sheets

Information on population, income, poverty, food security, education, employment, farm indicators, and more.

Food Price Outlook

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for food is probably the most widely used indicator of changes in retail food prices. ERS regularly updates food price forecasts for the short-term period.

Meat Price Spreads

This page contains data on monthly average price values at the farm, wholesale, and retail stages for selected cuts of beef, pork, and broilers.

Charts of Note

Distributed Monday-Friday to highlight charts of interest from our current and past research.

Ag and Food Statistics: Charting the Essentials

The basics on food, farming, and rural America, in a set of 70 charts and maps.

Data Visualizations

Explore interactive graphs, charts and maps.

Atlas of Rural and Small-Town America

View the diversity of challenges and opportunities across America's counties.

The Food Access Research Atlas

Create maps showing food access indicators by census tract using different measures and indicators of supermarket accessibility.

The Food Environment Atlas: An Update

View factors that interact to influence food choice and diet quality across U.S. States and counties.