Apr 22, 2024 - News

📈 Charted: Passover prices

Price of <span style="background:#054f9f; padding:3px 5px;color:white;">matzo</span> and <span style="background:#8db830; padding:3px 5px;color:white;">gefilte fish</span>, 2023
Data: NIQ; Chart: Axios Visuals

If you're observing Passover in Austin, which runs from sundown tonight to April 30, get ready to spend more on traditional foods.

Zoom in: In Austin, matzo and gefilte fish cost an average of $7.81 and $8.29, respectively, in the two weeks leading up to Passover, according to NIQ, which tracks buying behavior.

  • That's an 82.5% increase for matzo compared to the same period in 2019, when it cost $4.28 in Austin.
  • Nationally, matzo is $5.07 and gefilte fish is $7.07.
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