$1,968
how much the average American household spent on gas in 2017

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Additional Information: Out of all average annual household expenditures in 2017, the three largest categories were housing (33% of expenditures), transportation (16%), and food (13%).
Reference: For more information, read the Bureau of Labor Statistics analysis, "Consumer Expenditures in 2017." "Consumer Expenditures in 2017."

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