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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: January 14, 2019   |   Next Release Date: January 22, 2019
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: January 14, 2019   |   Next Release Date: January 22, 2019

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  12/31/18 01/07/19 01/14/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.266 2.237 2.247   values are up 0.010 values are down -0.310
East Coast (PADD1) 2.251 2.216 2.217   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.300
  New England (PADD1A) 2.422 2.378 2.355   values are down -0.023 values are down -0.198
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.420 2.396 2.388   values are down -0.008 values are down -0.265
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.097 2.055 2.069   values are up 0.014 values are down -0.336
Midwest (PADD2) 2.005 2.003 2.047   values are up 0.044 values are down -0.460
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.926 1.886 1.910   values are up 0.024 values are down -0.366
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.429 2.373 2.306   values are down -0.067 values are down -0.149
West Coast (PADD5) 3.053 3.012 2.980   values are down -0.032 values are down -0.031
  West Coast less California 2.851 2.803 2.756   values are down -0.047 values are up 0.064
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States
            Change from
    12/31/18 01/07/19 01/14/19   week ago year ago
California   3.219 3.183 3.161   values are down -0.022 values are down -0.035
Colorado   2.236 2.169 2.069   values are down -0.100 values are down -0.328
Florida   2.140 2.097 2.103   values are up 0.006 values are down -0.312
Massachusetts   2.483 2.435 2.410   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.118
Minnesota   2.083 2.050 2.025   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.459
New York   2.513 2.485 2.448   values are down -0.037 values are down -0.168
Ohio   1.866 1.935 1.999   values are up 0.064 values are down -0.458
Texas   1.901 1.863 1.899   values are up 0.036 values are down -0.372
Washington   2.989 2.915 2.868   values are down -0.047 values are down -0.025
Cities
Boston   2.512 2.447 2.425   values are down -0.022 values are down -0.100
Chicago   2.125 2.118 2.152   values are up 0.034 values are down -0.574
Cleveland   1.941 1.941 1.978   values are up 0.037 values are down -0.423
Denver   2.174 2.115 2.037   values are down -0.078 values are down -0.316
Houston   1.954 1.919 1.919   no change 0.000 values are down -0.290
Los Angeles   3.211 3.157 3.130   values are down -0.027 values are down -0.152
Miami   2.239 2.196 2.222   values are up 0.026 values are down -0.466
New York City   2.409 2.398 2.377   values are down -0.021 values are down -0.211
San Francisco   3.376 3.348 3.295   values are down -0.053 values are up 0.102
Seattle   3.146 3.122 3.076   values are down -0.046 values are up 0.130

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  12/31/18 01/07/19 01/14/19   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.048 3.013 2.976   values are down -0.037 values are down -0.052
East Coast (PADD1) 3.110 3.069 3.049   values are down -0.020 values are down -0.014
  New England (PADD1A) 3.234 3.216 3.208   values are down -0.008 values are up 0.094
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.286 3.242 3.217   values are down -0.025 values are down -0.046
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.965 2.921 2.903   values are down -0.018 values are down -0.010
Midwest (PADD2) 2.907 2.869 2.823   values are down -0.046 values are down -0.158
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.841 2.821 2.788   values are down -0.033 values are down -0.037
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.071 3.026 2.987   values are down -0.039 values are up 0.003
West Coast (PADD5) 3.562 3.528 3.471   values are down -0.057 values are up 0.070
  West Coast less California 3.246 3.180 3.130   values are down -0.050 values are up 0.032
  California 3.813 3.805 3.742   values are down -0.063 values are up 0.101
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (November 2018) Retail Price: $2.65/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 (November 2018) Retail Price: $3.30/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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