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El Paso has lowest gas prices in U.S.

Associated Press -- CAMARILLO, Calif. -

The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 7 cents over the past two weeks.

That's according to the Lundberg Survey of fuel prices, which puts the price of a gallon of regular at $3.76.

Midgrade costs an average of $3.91 a gallon, and premium is at $4.04.

Diesel rose 13 cents to $4.05 a gallon.

Of the cities surveyed in the lower 48 states, El Paso, Texas, has the nation's lowest average price for gas at $3.32. Chicago has the highest at $4.22.


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Submitted Aug 28, 2012 By: 1studman
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flagtown25
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2012 11:12:51 PM

Not today
markiesm
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2012 11:44:56 PM

That's because TX has it's own resources! Studies show that TX is the only state that could survive on it's own if separated from the US. Hook em!
bindox
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2012 1:56:46 PM

Go Texas!
Bussman
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2012 1:41:04 AM

But of course.
5kvdave
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2012 12:56:10 AM

WISH IT WAS SO. CAL.!!!!!
outlaw329
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2012 12:22:33 AM

Would not want to live there no matter how cheap gas is!
JuicyQ69
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 11:54:38 PM

I'm so happy for El Paso.
Dodge_Me
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 11:20:27 PM

Must be nice
camel1
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 11:05:50 PM

El Paso prices sound great compared to the Average around here
big_mac64
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 11:02:30 PM

@vibdata, prices went up 14 cents on avg in TN today. Plus, this article uses a Lundberg Study (never heard of) for its source...
SHEP20715
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:59:51 PM

Really
Aviator_Rob
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:59:47 PM

Will everyone longing for the days of $1.50 and $2.00/gal gas please let it go already?! Why stop at $1.50? Gas used to be 99 cents/gal, too.

Those prices will NEVER come back. Time to move on.
Jeeputtputt
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:58:40 PM

Somethings never add up, BECAUSE WE don't ? it...
Aviator_Rob
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:56:46 PM

Sure, @toadNY, and the state legislature in Albany is a paragon of virtue.

Drain the swamp!
DCbeachbum
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:55:03 PM

I hope the good folks of El Paso Texas enjoy these prices. Looks like the future will be raising them soon.
bvrbill
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:54:57 PM

I'm not moving to El Paso. I don't care how cheap gas is there.
must87searcher
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:52:47 PM

Prices can vary. There is still a chance that the 2 prices may not be really the absolute highest and lowest in he nation.
vibdata
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:52:12 PM

I think gas prices just jumped 7 cents a gallon today. Never mind over the past two weeks.
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:51:10 PM

ok
bra0712
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:50:40 PM

I think they are wrong lol I paid $3.46 two days ago in Mesa AZ
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:49:08 PM

k
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:47:10 PM

lucky them
evey315
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:45:31 PM

good, enjoy it while you can
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:44:52 PM

The price is still too high.
mrbee
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:43:19 PM

Let's move there.
clermont40miles
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:42:44 PM

Good for El Paso.

Bad for everyone else.

At least it is talking about gas prices unlike most articles.
BMWer
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:41:22 PM

Can someone in El Paso send some cheap gas my way?
firefly09
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:41:08 PM

What a change since June.
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:37:29 PM

Good for Texas. Florida does not.
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:36:50 PM

El Paso - Great Texas City.
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:36:31 PM

Good for you!!!!!!!!!!!.
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:32:31 PM

I'm going to El Paso
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:32:28 PM

That's nice
dchiou
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:30:19 PM

sigh, bleeding wallets
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:29:21 PM

ok
mcmonsta
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:27:54 PM

when does it jump down or maybe fall down?
pinkelefant
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:27:24 PM

Come to California for real HIGH gas prices.
benjy
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:27:09 PM

good for El Paso....
bonzoonfmb
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:25:43 PM

Gas prices are still to high in the rest of the U.S.
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:25:41 PM

so what!!
Marson
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:25:35 PM

That 90 cent spread is amazing!
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:24:08 PM

Good Al Paso
Bezalel
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:23:20 PM

Too far to drive to fill up :p FYI prices up a dime just today, what's this about 7ยข in a week? !

[Edited by: Bezalel at 8/28/2012 11:23:52 PM EST]
jb107
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:22:01 PM

The New Jersey average is $3.652.
immortalsly
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:20:23 PM

There's people living in El Paso? j/k :)
toadNY
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:19:38 PM

Chicago also has the most corrupt politicians. Only one got Voted to washington in the white house.
wayoung56
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:15:23 PM

Interesting article...
suzmar
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:09:27 PM

Chicago also probably has the highest tax per gallon.
TRAIN RIDER
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:09:15 PM

The lowest gas price and the high temperature in the nation. Some thing needs to be low there.
monarch57
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:05:49 PM

Still way too high, should be $2.00 a gallon.
Mustache_33
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Message Posted: Aug 28, 2012 10:05:02 PM

hmm
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