Food World: America's Most Popular Foods


A recent survey conducted by YouGov measured data between September and December of 2020 to help Americans know which are the country's most popular foods. With 332 million people in the United States, it may be hard to truly determine our favorites based on answers from every single American, but this study comes pretty close!

The most popular foods include a list of 21 different items like the Po' Boy, Sloppy Joes, Chicken Pot Pie, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, and Mashed Potatoes. But where did they all fall on the list? Check out the top 5, plus all the other foods on the list below.

1. Mashed Potatoes

2. French Fries

3. Hamburgers

4. Grilled Cheese

5. Fried Chicken

The other foods on the list are:

  • 6. Cheese Burger
  • 7. Steak and Baked Potato
  • 8. Hash Browns
  • 9. Corn on the Cob
  • 10. Apple Pie
  • 11. Southern Style Fried Chicken
  • 12. Steak and Fries
  • 13. BBQ Ribs
  • 14. Roast Beef
  • 15. Tater Tots
  • 16. Turkey Sandwich
  • 17. Philly Cheese Steak
  • 18. Hot Dogs
  • 19. Chicken Pot Pie
  • 20. Sloppy Joes
  • 21. Po' Boy

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