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Gas Prices Hold Steady Through Holiday

Gas Prices Hold Steady Through Holiday

Roughly half of the nation's 50 states saw average gasoline prices increase in the last week, with the Great Lakes leading the charge higher due to an outage at both ExxonMobil's refinery outside Joliet, IL and Marathon Petroleum's refinery in Robinson, IL.

As the holiday travel season comes to a close, gas prices in Florida are starting to head back up. In Massachusetts, gas is up 21 cents at $2.22 per gallon.

Heading into the final week of the year, the national average price for a gallon of gasoline is $2.44, an increase of two cents on the week. The Tampa area had the lowest average price for a gallon of gas at $2.29 with Jacksonville in a close second with the average price for a gallon of gas at $2.30.

San Antonio- $2.08/g, up 3.7 cents per gallon from last week's $2.04/g.

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The average price of gas has fallen in CT over the past week, according to a recent study. The average price of gas is $2.55 in Hartford while the average price in Waterbury is $2.59 and overall in CT is $2.63. Best price in Forney was $2.09 and a low of $2.16 in Kaufman.

Georgia: the highest average price was $2.76 on September 12. The lowest was $1.99 on July 5.

Average gas prices in Western Massachusetts are 21 cents higher than on this day previous year.

You can find the latest price movements here.


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