July 4 cookouts will cost less than $6 per person, survey says

Farm Bureau’s informal survey reveals the average cost of a summer cookout for 10 people is $52.80, or $5.28 per person. The cost for the cookout is up just 11 cents (less than 1 percent) from last year. ADOBE STOCK PHOTO

 

A cookout of Americans’ favorite foods for July 4, including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and watermelon, will cost just a few cents more this year, coming in at less than $6 per person, says the American Farm Bureau Federation.

July 4 cookouts will cost less than $6 per person, survey says

Farm Bureau’s informal survey reveals the average cost of a summer cookout for 10 people is $52.80, or $5.28 per person. The cost for the cookout is up just 11 cents (less than 1 percent) from last year.

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