$233,610
the cost of raising one child born in 2015 through age 17 for a two-parent middle-income family in America

Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Additional Information: Middle income is defined as those who make between $59,200 and $107,400 annually before taxes in 2015 dollars.
Reference: For more information, read the 2020 U.S. Department of Agriculture analysis, "The Cost of Raising a Child." "The Cost of Raising a Child."

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