West U Area Gasoline Prices Increase Again, Average Now At $2.53 Per Gallon

July 28, 2010

Average retail gasoline prices in West U jumped last week, rising again above the $2.50 per gallon mark.

Last week, prices increased 3.5 cents per gallon to an average $2.53 per gallon as of yesterday.

This compares with the national average that has increased 2.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.74 per gallon, according to gasoline price website HoustonGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in West U during the past week, prices yesterday were 23.0 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago, but 2.7 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.

The national average has decreased 0.5 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 25.5 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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