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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: April 22, 2019   |   Next Release Date: April 29, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: April 22, 2019   |   Next Release Date: April 29, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/08/19 04/15/19 04/22/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.745 2.828 2.841   values are up 0.013 values are up 0.043
East Coast (PADD1) 2.653 2.718 2.733   values are up 0.015 values are down -0.018
  New England (PADD1A) 2.589 2.648 2.737   values are up 0.089 values are down -0.022
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.741 2.816 2.857   values are up 0.041 values are down -0.005
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.613 2.673 2.655   values are down -0.018 values are down -0.010
Midwest (PADD2) 2.670 2.736 2.722   values are down -0.014 values are up 0.065
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.452 2.536 2.535   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.011
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.539 2.640 2.759   values are up 0.119 values are down -0.013
West Coast (PADD5) 3.418 3.579 3.629   values are up 0.050 values are up 0.238
  West Coast less California 3.056 3.163 3.243   values are up 0.080 values are up 0.155
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States
            Change from
    04/08/19 04/15/19 04/22/19   week ago year ago
California   3.718 3.922 3.948   values are up 0.026 values are up 0.381
Colorado   2.533 2.628 2.695   values are up 0.067 values are up 0.085
Florida   2.671 2.750 2.698   values are down -0.052 values are down -0.020
Massachusetts   2.557 2.626 2.717   values are up 0.091 values are down -0.011
Minnesota   2.618 2.703 2.743   values are up 0.040 values are up 0.197
New York   2.713 2.777 2.814   values are up 0.037 values are down -0.062
Ohio   2.641 2.659 2.571   values are down -0.088 values are down -0.104
Texas   2.453 2.552 2.542   values are down -0.010 values are up 0.013
Washington   3.151 3.275 3.360   values are up 0.085 values are up 0.127
Cities
Boston   2.571 2.639 2.724   values are up 0.085 values are up 0.003
Chicago   2.983 2.977 3.071   values are up 0.094 values are up 0.171
Cleveland   2.628 2.613 2.693   values are up 0.080 values are down -0.014
Denver   2.482 2.613 2.651   values are up 0.038 values are up 0.054
Houston   2.501 2.586 2.589   values are up 0.003 values are up 0.106
Los Angeles   3.752 3.948 3.956   values are up 0.008 values are up 0.356
Miami   2.704 2.760 2.721   values are down -0.039 values are down -0.193
New York City   2.698 2.772 2.839   values are up 0.067 values are down -0.002
San Francisco   3.736 3.935 3.958   values are up 0.023 values are up 0.298
Seattle   3.306 3.419 3.493   values are up 0.074 values are up 0.184

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/08/19 04/15/19 04/22/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.093 3.118 3.147   values are up 0.029 values are up 0.014
East Coast (PADD1) 3.137 3.153 3.174   values are up 0.021 values are up 0.032
  New England (PADD1A) 3.193 3.205 3.217   values are up 0.012 values are up 0.046
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.324 3.342 3.370   values are up 0.028 values are up 0.075
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.998 3.015 3.033   values are up 0.018 values are up 0.005
Midwest (PADD2) 2.993 3.010 3.042   values are up 0.032 values are down -0.005
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.879 2.899 2.917   values are up 0.018 values are down -0.019
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.028 3.082 3.143   values are up 0.061 values are down -0.038
West Coast (PADD5) 3.591 3.651 3.696   values are up 0.045 values are up 0.080
  West Coast less California 3.189 3.252 3.309   values are up 0.057 values are down -0.057
  California 3.910 3.967 4.003   values are up 0.036 values are up 0.188
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (March 2019) Retail Price: $2.52/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 2019) Retail Price: $3.08/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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