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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: October 15, 2019   |   Next Release Date: October 21, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: October 15, 2019   |   Next Release Date: October 21, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/30/19 10/07/19 10/14/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.642 2.645 2.629   values are down -0.016 values are down -0.250
East Coast (PADD1) 2.506 2.486 2.462   values are down -0.024 values are down -0.347
  New England (PADD1A) 2.553 2.523 2.517   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.337
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.638 2.612 2.599   values are down -0.013 values are down -0.315
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.411 2.397 2.360   values are down -0.037 values are down -0.370
Midwest (PADD2) 2.488 2.499 2.478   values are down -0.021 values are down -0.280
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.326 2.282 2.257   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.370
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.709 2.712 2.706   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.276
West Coast (PADD5) 3.547 3.642 3.665   values are up 0.023 values are up 0.171
  West Coast less California 3.057 3.101 3.153   values are up 0.052 values are down -0.082
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States
            Change from
    09/30/19 10/07/19 10/14/19   week ago year ago
California   3.953 4.091 4.089   values are down -0.002 values are up 0.381
Colorado   2.686 2.685 2.692   values are up 0.007 values are down -0.223
Florida   2.390 2.420 2.361   values are down -0.059 values are down -0.401
Massachusetts   2.574 2.554 2.550   values are down -0.004 values are down -0.273
Minnesota   2.528 2.507 2.476   values are down -0.031 values are down -0.333
New York   2.645 2.624 2.599   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.321
Ohio   2.485 2.559 2.561   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.070
Texas   2.319 2.267 2.236   values are down -0.031 values are down -0.373
Washington   3.076 3.123 3.202   values are up 0.079 values are down -0.208
Cities
Boston   2.585 2.564 2.558   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.241
Chicago   2.728 2.809 2.816   values are up 0.007 values are down -0.072
Cleveland   2.579 2.544 2.611   values are up 0.067 values are down -0.080
Denver   2.629 2.636 2.640   values are up 0.004 values are down -0.248
Houston   2.294 2.257 2.227   values are down -0.030 values are down -0.345
Los Angeles   3.987 4.098 4.081   values are down -0.017 values are up 0.351
Miami   2.434 2.449 2.389   values are down -0.060 values are down -0.407
New York City   2.560 2.542 2.514   values are down -0.028 values are down -0.367
San Francisco   3.963 4.100 4.123   values are up 0.023 values are up 0.371
Seattle   3.267 3.296 3.348   values are up 0.052 values are down -0.131

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/30/19 10/07/19 10/14/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.066 3.047 3.051   values are up 0.004 values are down -0.343
East Coast (PADD1) 3.065 3.041 3.044   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.338
  New England (PADD1A) 3.056 3.047 3.042   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.319
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.238 3.224 3.227   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.317
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.948 2.915 2.920   values are up 0.005 values are down -0.352
Midwest (PADD2) 2.987 2.967 2.967   no change 0.000 values are down -0.384
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.827 2.804 2.805   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.367
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.032 3.022 3.041   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.359
West Coast (PADD5) 3.645 3.642 3.653   values are up 0.011 values are down -0.227
  West Coast less California 3.228 3.215 3.240   values are up 0.025 values are down -0.351
  California 3.976 3.981 3.982   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.127
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (August 2019) Retail Price: $2.62/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 (August 2019) Retail Price: $3.01/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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