Gas Prices
 

Florida gas prices slipped even lower last week. The state average declined another 3 cents, dropping to $2.10 per gallon; though prices are closer to $2 or below at various filling stations. 

Florida gas prices have steadily declined the past 23 consecutive days. During that time, the state average dropped 10 cents. 

Florida's average price of $2.10 per gallon is the lowest since August 31. Pump prices are 36 cents per gallon less than this time last year.

Gas prices are following their seasonal trend of declining during the fall," said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA - The Auto Club Group. "With summer over and school back in session, Americans typically begin to cutback on road trips. The combination of lower fuel demand and strong gasoline supply levels is keeping downward pressure on prices at the pump."

Gasoline demand is 9 percent lower than a year ago, according to weekly fuel data from the Energy Information Administration. Meanwhile, gasoline supplies are holding steady at nearly 5 percent higher than this time last year. 

Regional Prices

  • Most expensive metro markets – West Palm Beach - Boca Raton ($2.23), Port St. Lucie ($2.16), Panama City ($2.15)
  • Least expensive metro markets – Punta Gorda ($1.97), Orlando ($2.04), Jacksonville ($2.05)

Find Florida Gas Prices

AAA GAS PRICE AVERAGES
(Price per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline)

SundaySaturdayWeek AgoMonth AgoOne Year AgoRecord High
National$2.187$2.189$2.181$2.227$2.652$4.11   (7/17/2008)
Florida$2.097$2.101$2.132$2.081$2.459$4.08   (7/17/2008)
Georgia$2.000$2.001$1.997$2.027$2.561$4.16   (9/15/2008)
Click here to view current gasoline price averages

Gas Price Survey Methodology

AAA updates fuel price averages daily at www.GasPrices.AAA.com. Every day up to 130,000 stations are surveyed based on credit card swipes and direct feeds in cooperation with the Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) and Wright Express for unmatched statistical reliability. All average retail prices in this report are for a gallon of regular, unleaded gasoline.

Here are the 10 lowest gas prices in Alachua County, and the lowest in other Alachua towns, according to gasbuddy.com: 

  1. Murphy Express 6323 NW 13th Street Gainesville $1.97
  2. Gate 3001 NW 13th Street Gainesville $1.98
  3. BP 5310 NW 13th Street Gainesville $1.98
  4. Mobil 5708 NW 34th Street Gainesville $1.98
  5. Gate 506 NW 13th Street Gainesville $1.98
  6. Shell 3831 NW 13th Street Gainesville $1.99
  7. Sunoco 528 NW 8th Avenue Gainesville $1.99
  8. Gator Garage 1602 NW 6th Street Gainesville $1.99
  9. Circle K 1255 West University Avenue Gainesville $1.99
  10. BP 2320 SW Archer Road Gainesville $1.99

Lowest in other Alachua County towns:

  • Alachua: Raceway 16171 Martin Luther King Drive $2.07
  • Alachua: Shell 16070 Martin Luther King Blvd. $2.07 
  • Archer: Shell 12771 SW FL-45 $2.09
  • Archer: Mobil 13475 SW FL-45 $2.10
  • Hawthorne Shell 7015 US-301 $2.12
  • Hawthorne Chevron 7435 SE US-301 $2.15
  • High Springs: Pure 405 NE 1st Street $2.06
  • High Springs: Chevron 401 North Main Street $2.09
  • Melrose: Melrose Food Mart 1647 FL-100 $2.10
  • Micanopy Marathon 106 NE US-441 $2.15
  • Micanopy Sunoco 101 NW US-441 $2.15
  • Newberry: Marathon 24252 West Newberry Road $2.14
  • Newberry BP 45 SW 250th Street $2.14
  • Waldo: Raceway 15330 NW US-301 $2.09
  • Waldo: BP 15295 NE US Highway 301 $2.09

Lowest in other counties:

  • Bradford: Murphy USA 14550 US-301 Starke $2.09
  • Bradford: Mobil 312 West Brownlee Street Starke $2.10
  • Clay: BJ's 560 Blanding Boulevard Orange Park $1.91
  • Clay: Flash Foods 2540 Blanding Blvd. Orange Park $1.93
  • Columbia: Murphy Express 2659 West US-90 Lake City $1.94
  • Columbia: Circle K 143 NW Centurion Court Lake City $1.95
  • Dixie: Gas Mart 19232 South US-19 Cross City $2.15
  • Dixie: Texaco 27764 US-19 Fanning Springs $2.15
  • Gilchrist: BP 705 North Main Street Trenton $2.12
  • Gilchrist: Marathon 5949 SW FL-26 Fanning Springs $2.15
  • Lafayette: Jiffy Food Store 203 East Main Street Mayo $2.15
  • Lafayette Jiffy 8083 US-27 Mayo $2.15
  • Levy in Chiefland: Murphy Express 2126 North Young Blvd. $2.06
  • Levy in Williston: Sunoco 340 W. Noble Avenue $2.09
  • Levy in Bronson: Marathon 135 North Hathaway Avenue $2.10
  • Suwannee: Gate 2940 CR-136 White Springs $2.04
  • Suwannee: Shell 2926 CR-136 White Springs $2.05

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