West U Area Gasoline Prices Up Again Last Week, Local Average Now Stands At $2.68 Per Gallon

April 5, 2010

Average retail gasoline prices in West U and the Houston region have once again risen in the past week, this time by 3.9 cents per gallon.

The current average price is now $2.68 per gallon.

The increase was slightly greater than the national average, which went up 3.2 cents per gallon to an average of $2.83, according to gasoline price website HoustonGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Houston region during the past week, prices today are 73.2 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 16.8 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 10.4 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 82.0 cents per gallon higher than this day a year ago.

HoustonGasPrices.com is part of a 200-website national gas tracking and analysis organization operated by GasBuddy.com.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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