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Go figure: The real cost of beating the heat

We Spent

$1.6 million

on ice cream

 

Frozen fruit and fruit juice
cost us

$350,000

 

Bottled water?

$1.7 million

 

Owning freezers and refrigerators cost us

$1.9 million

 

We paid

$127,000 

for window-unit air conditioners

 

Ceiling fans are 

$1 million

Source: U.S. Census and Bureau of Labor Statistics based on ZIP codes 75204, 75206, 75214, 75218, 75223 and 75228. Numbers are derived from 2010 U.S. Census data with projections to be accurate as of Jan. 1, 2017. 


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