Tag Archives: Florida gas prices
Gainesville consistently has higher gas prices than other big Florida cities. This can be traced to lack of competitive gas station chains, transportation costs and location.
The price break at the pump is a relief after a month of rising prices.
Gas prices jumped in the past week and are expected to continue rising over the next few months.
Wallets may feel heavier this week as gas prices continue to fall. Florida’s average gas price is $3.63 per gallon, an eight-cent decrease from last week, said AAA Spokeswoman Jessica Brady.
While consumers may have enjoyed a period of lower gas prices recently, that price drop was short-lived. Gas prices spiked in the past week. Nationally, the average price rose from $3.33 to $3.38, while here in Florida prices increased from $3.19 to $3.26. […]