With the United States still in the midst of a cost of living crisis the price of gas, which is a significant contributor to the high inflation rate, remains a hot topic of conversation across America.
While the prices are nowhere near the exorbitant rates that dominated the summer months, the price of gas is still considerably higher than it was a year ago.
With winter fast approaching the price of gas could yet impact households across the country, especially those that fall under the low income category.
What state has the highest gas prices?
The state of California continues to lead the way in terms of the state with the highest gas prices with the average cost for a gallon of gas currently 5.205 dollars.
What state has the lowest gas prices?
Texas remains the state with the lowest gas prices with the prices of an average gallon of gas currently fixed at 2.975 dollars. The southern states continue to lead the way in terms of affordability with average gas prices in the likes of Georgia, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana only marginally higher than Texas.
Where are the cheapest gas stations in the US?
When it comes to finding the cheapest gas stations in the USA, these are the lowest-priced places to get gas in the top 10 most populated cities in the country:
- New York, New York (3.45 dollars): Gasgo, 130-37 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica, NY
- Los Angeles, California (4.39 dollars): G&M, 1640 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA.
- Chicago, Illinois (3.73 dollars): Sam’s Club, 2601 S Cicero Ave, Cicero, IL
- Houston, Texas (2.39 dollars): 7-Eleven, 7411 Long Point Rd, Houston, TX
- Phoenix, Arizona (3.65 dollars): QuikTrip, 1420 N 24th St, Phoenix, AZ
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3.490): J&J Bustleton, 7951 Bustleton Ave, Philadelphia, PA
- San Antonio, Texas (2.66 dollars): Stanley’s Ice Station, 2403 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX
- San Diego, California (4.49 dollars): MCX Autoport, 3800 Belleau Woods Ave, San Diego, CA
- Dallas, Texas (2.39 dollars): Zoom In, 6020 E Rosedale St, Fort Worth, TX
- San Jose, California (4.45 dollars): Costco, 1709 Automation Pkwy, San Jose, CA.