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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: October 21, 2019   |   Next Release Date: October 28, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: October 21, 2019   |   Next Release Date: October 28, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  10/07/19 10/14/19 10/21/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.645 2.629 2.638   values are up 0.009 values are down -0.203
East Coast (PADD1) 2.486 2.462 2.482   values are up 0.020 values are down -0.295
  New England (PADD1A) 2.523 2.517 2.526   values are up 0.009 values are down -0.311
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.612 2.599 2.606   values are up 0.007 values are down -0.282
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.397 2.360 2.392   values are up 0.032 values are down -0.298
Midwest (PADD2) 2.499 2.478 2.476   values are down -0.002 values are down -0.213
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.282 2.257 2.279   values are up 0.022 values are down -0.303
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.712 2.706 2.728   values are up 0.022 values are down -0.235
West Coast (PADD5) 3.642 3.665 3.649   values are down -0.016 values are up 0.150
  West Coast less California 3.101 3.153 3.189   values are up 0.036 values are down -0.052
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States
            Change from
    10/07/19 10/14/19 10/21/19   week ago year ago
California   4.091 4.089 4.030   values are down -0.059 values are up 0.321
Colorado   2.685 2.692 2.716   values are up 0.024 values are down -0.165
Florida   2.420 2.361 2.413   values are up 0.052 values are down -0.310
Massachusetts   2.554 2.550 2.544   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.279
Minnesota   2.507 2.476 2.474   values are down -0.002 values are down -0.278
New York   2.624 2.599 2.587   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.317
Ohio   2.559 2.561 2.514   values are down -0.047 values are down -0.013
Texas   2.267 2.236 2.270   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.292
Washington   3.123 3.202 3.265   values are up 0.063 values are down -0.187
Cities
Boston   2.564 2.558 2.554   values are down -0.004 values are down -0.250
Chicago   2.809 2.816 2.715   values are down -0.101 values are down -0.071
Cleveland   2.544 2.611 2.514   values are down -0.097 values are down -0.099
Denver   2.636 2.640 2.678   values are up 0.038 values are down -0.174
Houston   2.257 2.227 2.210   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.324
Los Angeles   4.098 4.081 3.998   values are down -0.083 values are up 0.277
Miami   2.449 2.389 2.437   values are up 0.048 values are down -0.328
New York City   2.542 2.514 2.517   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.346
San Francisco   4.100 4.123 4.072   values are down -0.051 values are up 0.314
Seattle   3.296 3.348 3.409   values are up 0.061 values are down -0.096

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  10/07/19 10/14/19 10/21/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.047 3.051 3.050   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.330
East Coast (PADD1) 3.041 3.044 3.045   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.324
  New England (PADD1A) 3.047 3.042 3.045   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.323
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.224 3.227 3.235   values are up 0.008 values are down -0.298
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.915 2.920 2.916   values are down -0.004 values are down -0.338
Midwest (PADD2) 2.967 2.967 2.957   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.376
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.804 2.805 2.802   values are down -0.003 values are down -0.350
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.022 3.041 3.044   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.364
West Coast (PADD5) 3.642 3.653 3.675   values are up 0.022 values are down -0.196
  West Coast less California 3.215 3.240 3.290   values are up 0.050 values are down -0.297
  California 3.981 3.982 3.980   values are down -0.002 values are down -0.116
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (September 2019) Retail Price: $2.59/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 (September 2019) Retail Price: $3.02/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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