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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: May 4, 2015   |   Next Release Date: May 11, 2015
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: May 4, 2015   |   Next Release Date: May 11, 2015

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/20/15 04/27/15 05/04/15   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.485 2.570 2.664   values are up 0.094 values are down -1.020
East Coast (PADD1) 2.443 2.517 2.578   values are up 0.061 values are down -1.121
  New England (PADD1A) 2.491 2.568 2.641   values are up 0.073 values are down -1.111
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.527 2.602 2.673   values are up 0.071 values are down -1.069
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.366 2.439 2.488   values are up 0.049 values are down -1.163
Midwest (PADD2) 2.397 2.439 2.499   values are up 0.060 values are down -1.096
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.242 2.305 2.384   values are up 0.079 values are down -1.081
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.427 2.478 2.567   values are up 0.089 values are down -0.934
West Coast (PADD5) 2.968 3.182 3.416   values are up 0.234 values are down -0.639
  West Coast less California 2.642 2.749 2.909   values are up 0.160 values are down -0.856
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States
            Change from
    04/20/15 04/27/15 05/04/15   week ago year ago
California   3.158 3.433 3.711   values are up 0.278 values are down -0.511
Colorado   2.337 2.386 2.470   values are up 0.084 values are down -1.018
Florida   2.440 2.525 2.528   values are up 0.003 values are down -1.148
Massachusetts   2.447 2.521 2.595   values are up 0.074 values are down -1.085
Minnesota   2.335 2.367 2.476   values are up 0.109 values are down -1.022
New York   2.629 2.686 2.748   values are up 0.062 values are down -1.138
Ohio   2.415 2.530 2.462   values are down -0.068 values are down -1.166
Texas   2.258 2.306 2.387   values are up 0.081 values are down -1.076
Washington   2.724 2.792 2.921   values are up 0.129 values are down -0.932
Cities
Boston   2.440 2.518 2.591   values are up 0.073 values are down -1.082
Chicago   2.692 2.781 2.883   values are up 0.102 values are down -1.083
Cleveland   2.405 2.499 2.440   values are down -0.059 values are down -1.222
Denver   2.312 2.371 2.453   values are up 0.082 values are down -1.022
Houston   2.221 2.244 2.341   values are up 0.097 values are down -1.111
Los Angeles   3.225 3.558 3.809   values are up 0.251 values are down -0.478
Miami   2.694 2.741 2.742   values are up 0.001 values are down -1.060
New York City   2.493 2.570 2.644   values are up 0.074 values are down -1.109
San Francisco   3.198 3.440 3.732   values are up 0.292 values are down -0.533
Seattle   2.776 2.866 2.995   values are up 0.129 values are down -0.910

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/20/15 04/27/15 05/04/15   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.780 2.811 2.854   values are up 0.043 values are down -1.110
East Coast (PADD1) 2.926 2.949 2.978   values are up 0.029 values are down -1.077
  New England (PADD1A) 3.049 3.057 3.066   values are up 0.009 values are down -1.115
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.081 3.110 3.133   values are up 0.023 values are down -1.043
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.783 2.806 2.844   values are up 0.038 values are down -1.096
Midwest (PADD2) 2.659 2.691 2.715   values are up 0.024 values are down -1.220
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.659 2.683 2.751   values are up 0.068 values are down -1.062
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.713 2.731 2.764   values are up 0.033 values are down -1.214
West Coast (PADD5) 2.965 3.026 3.112   values are up 0.086 values are down -0.934
  West Coast less California 2.796 2.865 2.971   values are up 0.106 values are down -0.973
  California 3.102 3.156 3.227   values are up 0.071 values are down -0.905
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (March 2015) Retail Price: $2.46/gallon Taxes - Fees collected on a gallon of fuel that are 
paid to the federal, state, or local government. Distribution and Marketing - Products are shipped by 
pipeline, stored at terminals, and trucks deliver gasoline and diesel fuel to retail stations. Refiners - process crude oil to make gasoline, diesel fuel, 
and other products for sale to retailers and resellers. Crude oil - Domestic and foreign crude oil producers 
sell crude oil to refiners for processing.
What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Diesel (March 2015) Retail Price: $2.90/gallon Taxes - Fees collected on a gallon of fuel that are paid to the federal, state, or local government. Distribution and Marketing - Products are shipped by pipeline, stored at terminals, and 
trucks deliver gasoline and diesel fuel to retail stations. Refiners - process crude oil to make gasoline, diesel fuel, and other products for sale to retailers and resellers. Crude oil - Domestic and foreign crude oil producers sell crude oil to refiners for processing.

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    • Map of states in each region
    • Gasoline city definitions

   Diesel Fuel:
    • Map of states in each region

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Federal and state motor fuel taxes

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