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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: September 17, 2018   |   Next Release Date: September 24, 2018
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: September 17, 2018   |   Next Release Date: September 24, 2018

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/03/18 09/10/18 09/17/18   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.824 2.833 2.841   values are up 0.008 values are up 0.207
East Coast (PADD1) 2.775 2.786 2.788   values are up 0.002 values are up 0.097
  New England (PADD1A) 2.855 2.864 2.869   values are up 0.005 values are up 0.129
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.909 2.928 2.929   values are up 0.001 values are up 0.165
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.669 2.674 2.676   values are up 0.002 values are up 0.054
Midwest (PADD2) 2.731 2.740 2.761   values are up 0.021 values are up 0.315
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.549 2.572 2.561   values are down -0.011 values are up 0.096
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.007 3.008 3.014   values are up 0.006 values are up 0.415
West Coast (PADD5) 3.329 3.336 3.344   values are up 0.008 values are up 0.322
  West Coast less California 3.123 3.128 3.127   values are down -0.001 values are up 0.348
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States
            Change from
    09/03/18 09/10/18 09/17/18   week ago year ago
California   3.498 3.513 3.520   values are up 0.007 values are up 0.357
Colorado   2.819 2.827 2.869   values are up 0.042 values are up 0.374
Florida   2.765 2.725 2.708   values are down -0.017 values are up 0.035
Massachusetts   2.844 2.846 2.846   no change 0.000 values are up 0.112
Minnesota   2.724 2.720 2.729   values are up 0.009 values are up 0.297
New York   2.900 2.911 2.918   values are up 0.007 values are up 0.165
Ohio   2.702 2.707 2.757   values are up 0.050 values are up 0.443
Texas   2.539 2.579 2.561   values are down -0.018 values are up 0.078
Washington   3.288 3.300 3.288   values are down -0.012 values are up 0.253
Cities
Boston   2.839 2.839 2.839   no change 0.000 values are up 0.111
Chicago   2.850 2.918 2.955   values are up 0.037 values are up 0.412
Cleveland   2.740 2.729 2.794   values are up 0.065 values are up 0.361
Denver   2.818 2.830 2.849   values are up 0.019 values are up 0.366
Houston   2.513 2.497 2.492   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.098
Los Angeles   3.502 3.515 3.512   values are down -0.003 values are up 0.351
Miami   2.784 2.770 2.761   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.020
New York City   2.862 2.872 2.881   values are up 0.009 values are up 0.118
San Francisco   3.547 3.554 3.575   values are up 0.021 values are up 0.349
Seattle   3.292 3.309 3.303   values are down -0.006 values are up 0.242

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/03/18 09/10/18 09/17/18   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.252 3.258 3.268   values are up 0.010 values are up 0.477
East Coast (PADD1) 3.235 3.246 3.252   values are up 0.006 values are up 0.438
  New England (PADD1A) 3.270 3.255 3.267   values are up 0.012 values are up 0.502
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.399 3.407 3.415   values are up 0.008 values are up 0.496
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.114 3.131 3.135   values are up 0.004 values are up 0.386
Midwest (PADD2) 3.191 3.194 3.208   values are up 0.014 values are up 0.465
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.035 3.039 3.056   values are up 0.017 values are up 0.417
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.364 3.367 3.363   values are down -0.004 values are up 0.550
West Coast (PADD5) 3.742 3.746 3.755   values are up 0.009 values are up 0.652
  West Coast less California 3.469 3.465 3.473   values are up 0.008 values are up 0.464
  California 3.959 3.969 3.979   values are up 0.010 values are up 0.800
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (July 2018) Retail Price: $2.85/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 (July 2018) Retail Price: $3.23/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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Procedures, Methodology, & Measures of Sampling Variability
   Gasoline
    • Standard Errors
   Diesel fuel
    • Coefficients of Variation

Geographical
   Gasoline:
    • Gasoline prices by region
    • Reformulated gasoline map
    • Map of states in each region
    • EIA city and state gasoline areas
    • Gasoline city definitions

   Diesel Fuel:
    • Map of states in each region

Other
Pump methodology and data history
Federal and state motor fuel taxes

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