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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: March 18, 2019   |   Next Release Date: March 25, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: March 18, 2019   |   Next Release Date: March 25, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  03/04/19 03/11/19 03/18/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.422 2.471 2.548   values are up 0.077 values are down -0.050
East Coast (PADD1) 2.385 2.430 2.518   values are up 0.088 values are down -0.018
  New England (PADD1A) 2.389 2.424 2.480   values are up 0.056 values are down -0.076
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.491 2.546 2.624   values are up 0.078 values are down -0.004
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.318 2.358 2.460   values are up 0.102 values are down -0.002
Midwest (PADD2) 2.329 2.400 2.475   values are up 0.075 values are down -0.020
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.181 2.217 2.301   values are up 0.084 values are down -0.003
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.212 2.253 2.321   values are up 0.068 values are down -0.122
West Coast (PADD5) 2.945 2.978 3.027   values are up 0.049 values are down -0.188
  West Coast less California 2.644 2.682 2.742   values are up 0.060 values are down -0.100
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States
            Change from
    03/04/19 03/11/19 03/18/19   week ago year ago
California   3.195 3.223 3.264   values are up 0.041 values are down -0.167
Colorado   2.174 2.226 2.325   values are up 0.099 values are down -0.058
Florida   2.430 2.427 2.578   values are up 0.151 values are up 0.070
Massachusetts   2.376 2.397 2.448   values are up 0.051 values are down -0.084
Minnesota   2.348 2.407 2.482   values are up 0.075 values are up 0.012
New York   2.461 2.521 2.601   values are up 0.080 values are down -0.011
Ohio   2.369 2.433 2.321   values are down -0.112 values are down -0.165
Texas   2.164 2.205 2.292   values are up 0.087 values are down -0.015
Washington   2.738 2.784 2.850   values are up 0.066 values are down -0.213
Cities
Boston   2.393 2.402 2.453   values are up 0.051 values are down -0.075
Chicago   2.468 2.556 2.689   values are up 0.133 values are down -0.048
Cleveland   2.350 2.434 2.438   values are up 0.004 values are up 0.049
Denver   2.153 2.192 2.322   values are up 0.130 values are down -0.042
Houston   2.134 2.217 2.326   values are up 0.109 values are up 0.047
Los Angeles   3.201 3.216 3.245   values are up 0.029 values are down -0.274
Miami   2.449 2.463 2.633   values are up 0.170 values are down -0.113
New York City   2.441 2.502 2.573   values are up 0.071 values are down -0.006
San Francisco   3.257 3.288 3.343   values are up 0.055 values are down -0.144
Seattle   2.961 2.994 3.038   values are up 0.044 values are down -0.114

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  03/04/19 03/11/19 03/18/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.076 3.079 3.070   values are down -0.009 values are up 0.098
East Coast (PADD1) 3.119 3.123 3.124   values are up 0.001 values are up 0.115
  New England (PADD1A) 3.177 3.183 3.200   values are up 0.017 values are up 0.099
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.301 3.315 3.313   values are down -0.002 values are up 0.113
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.985 2.981 2.981   no change 0.000 values are up 0.123
Midwest (PADD2) 3.014 3.011 2.992   values are down -0.019 values are up 0.094
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.870 2.881 2.869   values are down -0.012 values are up 0.083
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.939 2.939 2.944   values are up 0.005 values are up 0.019
West Coast (PADD5) 3.503 3.505 3.497   values are down -0.008 values are up 0.113
  West Coast less California 3.155 3.162 3.139   values are down -0.023 values are up 0.079
  California 3.779 3.778 3.781   values are up 0.003 values are up 0.140
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (February 2019) Retail Price: $2.31/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 (February 2019) Retail Price: $3.00/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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