What kind of grocery shopper are you?

Are you always scouring ads for the best deals, trying to save a penny here and a penny there wherever possible? Or are you more of an "I don't care how much it costs - I like what I like" kind of shopper?

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Most of us are probably somewhere in between, but in the event money is no object when it comes to your grocery bill - has Michigan got a store for you! Eight of them, to be exact.

Michigan's Most Expensive Grocery Store

The foodie website Delish recently revealed the five most expensive grocery stores in America. They point out:

There are many factors that contribute to grocery-store prices. The supply chain, an area’s cost of living, ingredient quality, and other supermarket competitors are just some of the variables that can impact your grocery bill.

With all the numbers crunched and all the data calculated, it turns out that only one of the nation's five most expensive grocery stores has locations in Michigan.

Photo via GoogleMaps
Photo via GoogleMaps

Whole Foods has stores in Detroit, Birmingham, Rochester Hills, West Bloomfield, Kentwood, and East Lansing, along with two in Ann Arbor.

SEE ALSO: Is It Illegal in Michigan to Eat Before Paying at the Grocery Store?

The high-end grocery chain was founded in 1980 and has always had the reputation of being a little too fancy for some shoppers. Delish points out that although Amazon purchased Whole Foods in 2017 and helped bring down some prices, the store "still remains financially inaccessible to many shoppers. And now, with the rising cost of living, the store’s exclusivity is even more blatant."

LOOK: Here's how much grocery shopping now costs in the U.S.

The average cost of groceries for one person per month in 2023 was around $337. But how does your state compare? Do you pay more, or less? Data compiled by Zippia takes a look at the average monthly grocery bill per person in all 50 states. States are listed from least expensive to most expensive and are rounded up to the nearest dollar.

Gallery Credit: Mike Brant

The Top 5 Nastiest, Germiest Things You Touch in a Grocery Store

You won't believe just how many nasty, germy thinks you touch in a grocery store. The Top 5 will make you want to start wearing rubber gloves when you shop.

Gallery Credit: Gary McCoy