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Old 08-23-2010, 12:20 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Default cities/metros with the cheapest gas prices

As of today the national average price of unleaded regular gasoline is $2.71 a gallon, for florida it is $2.66 a gallon, and for Metro Orlando it is $2.58 a gallon. Whats the average price for your state or metro?

Which cities have cheaper gas prices compared to most cities and why do gas prices vary between cities?
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Old 08-23-2010, 12:25 PM
 
Location: The City
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Jersey is cheap and they pump it for you
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Old 08-23-2010, 12:26 PM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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Jersey has the 2nd cheapest behind SC, and they pump it for you- Rain, snow, sleet, sunny.
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Old 08-23-2010, 02:31 PM
 
Location: Florida
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What's the average price in Jersey right now?
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Old 08-23-2010, 04:11 PM
 
Location: where my heart is
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My daughter just went to visit a friend in the Trenton, NJ area yesterday. She said regular gas was around 2.49 a gallon.
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Old 08-23-2010, 04:42 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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Jersey is always cheap. And it seems cheaper in South Jersey than North Jersey.

BTW, where I live in Philly, I just pumped my gas yesterday at $2.65 per gallon.
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Old 08-23-2010, 04:51 PM
 
Location: New Orleans, United States
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I just got some for $2.41, but I think the local average is in the $2.50 range.
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Old 08-23-2010, 06:05 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Does anyone know why prices vary between cities?
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Old 08-23-2010, 06:30 PM
 
Location: The City
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Does anyone know why prices vary between cities?

primarially taxes, they can change drastically by state and by jurisdiction
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Old 08-23-2010, 09:45 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Then why is jersey so cheap. I thought Jersey had high taxes compared to the south.
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