Gas Prices Up 8 Cents In 2 Weeks
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 8 cents over the past two weeks.
That’s according to the Lundberg Survey of fuel prices, released Sunday, which puts the price of a gallon of regular at $3.84.
Midgrade costs an average of $3.99 a gallon, and premium is at $4.12.
Diesel rose 9 cents to $4.14 a gallon.
Of the cities surveyed in the lower 48 states, El Paso, Texas, has the nation’s lowest average price for gas at $3.44. Chicago has the highest at $4.30.
In California, the lowest average price was $4.05 in Bakersfield. San Francisco has the highest at $4.19. The average statewide for a gallon of regular was $4.13.
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