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Drivers seeing lowest July 4 weekend gas prices in 4 years

Jul. 4, 2020 9:28 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists heading out for the holiday weekend in New Jersey and around the country are seeing the lowest gas prices for the July 4 period in four years. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday ticked up a penny to $2.16. Drivers were...

Average US gas price up 6 cents over 2 weeks to $2.22/gallon

Jun. 28, 2020 1:57 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline increased by 6 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.22 per gallon. That's 51 cents below the average pump price from a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that demand for gasoline remains...

Gas prices jump higher again in NJ, around nation

Jun. 27, 2020 9:29 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices jumped higher again in New Jersey and around the nation with increasing demand following easing of restrictions imposed amid the COVID-19 pandemic. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.16, up six cents from a week...

Gas prices still climbing in NJ, nation as states reopen

Jun. 20, 2020 9:15 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices are still climbing in New Jersey and around the nation as states reopen and drivers head out on the road more following restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.10, up two...

Average US gas price up 11 cents over 2 weeks to $2.16

Jun. 14, 2020 1:25 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline rose 11 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.16 per gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that the jump came as crude oil costs increased. The highest average price in the nation for...

Gas prices jump in NJ, around nation, as restrictions ease

Jun. 13, 2020 9:58 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices have jumped in New Jersey and around the nation as states move to reopen and Americans hit the road again following restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.08, up a nickel...

Rhode Island gas prices back up to $2 per gallon

Jun. 8, 2020 3:12 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average cost of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island has risen 2 cents in the past week, AAA Northeast said Monday. Self-serve, regular is now selling for $2 per gallon, which is 3 cents lower than the national price of $2.03 and 76 cents lower than the average Rhode Island...

Massachusetts gas prices climb back over $2 per gallon

Jun. 8, 2020 2:22 PM EDT

As more people in Massachusetts head back to work, the cost of a gasoline is starting to rise, climbing above $2 per gallon. The average price of a gallon of self-serve, regular jumped 6 cents in the past week to $2.01, AAA Northeast reported Monday. That price is 2 cents lower than the national average and 70...

Gas prices up again in NJ, national average hits $2 a gallon

Jun. 6, 2020 10:20 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices moved up again in New Jersey and analysts say the national average for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline has reached $2 for the first time since the end of March. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.03, up a...

Average US gas price up 8 cents over 2 weeks to $2.05

May. 31, 2020 2:04 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline rose 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.05 per gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that the jump comes as crude oil costs rise and gasoline demand increases amid widespread easing of...