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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: April 15, 2019   |   Next Release Date: April 22, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: April 15, 2019   |   Next Release Date: April 22, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/01/19 04/08/19 04/15/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.691 2.745 2.828   values are up 0.083 values are up 0.081
East Coast (PADD1) 2.618 2.653 2.718   values are up 0.065 values are up 0.030
  New England (PADD1A) 2.565 2.589 2.648   values are up 0.059 values are down -0.043
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.688 2.741 2.816   values are up 0.075 values are up 0.021
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.586 2.613 2.673   values are up 0.060 values are up 0.067
Midwest (PADD2) 2.626 2.670 2.736   values are up 0.066 values are up 0.134
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.447 2.452 2.536   values are up 0.084 values are up 0.040
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.469 2.539 2.640   values are up 0.101 values are down -0.094
West Coast (PADD5) 3.265 3.418 3.579   values are up 0.161 values are up 0.212
  West Coast less California 2.934 3.056 3.163   values are up 0.107 values are up 0.116
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States
            Change from
    04/01/19 04/08/19 04/15/19   week ago year ago
California   3.529 3.718 3.922   values are up 0.204 values are up 0.369
Colorado   2.477 2.533 2.628   values are up 0.095 values are up 0.025
Florida   2.700 2.671 2.750   values are up 0.079 values are up 0.175
Massachusetts   2.542 2.557 2.626   values are up 0.069 values are down -0.036
Minnesota   2.595 2.618 2.703   values are up 0.085 values are up 0.210
New York   2.655 2.713 2.777   values are up 0.064 values are down -0.007
Ohio   2.539 2.641 2.659   values are up 0.018 values are up 0.077
Texas   2.455 2.453 2.552   values are up 0.099 values are up 0.073
Washington   3.049 3.151 3.275   values are up 0.124 values are up 0.071
Cities
Boston   2.554 2.571 2.639   values are up 0.068 values are down -0.015
Chicago   2.891 2.983 2.977   values are down -0.006 values are up 0.167
Cleveland   2.589 2.628 2.613   values are down -0.015 values are up 0.039
Denver   2.441 2.482 2.613   values are up 0.131 values are up 0.009
Houston   2.455 2.501 2.586   values are up 0.085 values are up 0.134
Los Angeles   3.541 3.752 3.948   values are up 0.196 values are up 0.372
Miami   2.737 2.704 2.760   values are up 0.056 values are down -0.110
New York City   2.650 2.698 2.772   values are up 0.074 values are up 0.028
San Francisco   3.551 3.736 3.935   values are up 0.199 values are up 0.284
Seattle   3.213 3.306 3.419   values are up 0.113 values are up 0.146

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  04/01/19 04/08/19 04/15/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.078 3.093 3.118   values are up 0.025 values are up 0.014
East Coast (PADD1) 3.127 3.137 3.153   values are up 0.016 values are up 0.037
  New England (PADD1A) 3.196 3.193 3.205   values are up 0.012 values are up 0.056
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.309 3.324 3.342   values are up 0.018 values are up 0.067
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.991 2.998 3.015   values are up 0.017 values are up 0.017
Midwest (PADD2) 2.984 2.993 3.010   values are up 0.017 values are down -0.006
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.872 2.879 2.899   values are up 0.020 values are down -0.011
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.007 3.028 3.082   values are up 0.054 values are down -0.055
West Coast (PADD5) 3.541 3.591 3.651   values are up 0.060 values are up 0.068
  West Coast less California 3.153 3.189 3.252   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.074
  California 3.849 3.910 3.967   values are up 0.057 values are up 0.180
*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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