Florida gas prices hold at $2.02 per gallon

Florida gas prices have held steady through the past 10 days. The average price at the pump is $2.02 per gallon. 

The Gainesville region is averaging $2.09 per gallon.

The state average price for regular gasoline is 15 cents more than last month and 26 cents more than the lowest price this year. Despite the recent uptick, Florida drivers are still paying 42 cents per gallon less than this time last year.

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“Drivers may see a slight uptick at the pump this week, due to a small increase in the wholesale price of gasoline,” said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA – The Auto Club Group. “The increase in wholesale prices was likely driven by continued strength in demand for summertime gasoline. As a result, drivers could see an increase of a few pennies at the pump.”

Regional Prices

  • Most expensive metro markets – West Palm Beach-Boca Raton ($2.13), Gainesville ($2.09), Port St. Lucie ($2.05)
  • Least expensive metro markets – Punta Gorda ($1.98), Fort Myers-Cape Coral ($1.99), Jacksonville ($2.00)

Find Florida Gas Prices

  • Daily gas price averages can be found at Gasprices.aaa.com 
  • State and metro averages can be found here

(Price per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline)

Sunday Saturday Week Ago Month Ago One Year Ago Record High
National $2.127 $2.123 $2.102 $1.926 $2.666 $4.11   (7/17/2008)
Florida $2.023  $2.023  $2.018 $1.873 $2.441 $4.08   (7/17/2008)
Georgia  $1.923  $1.920 $1.903 $1.707 $2.445 $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 top 10 lowest prices in Alachua County, according to gasbuddy.com:


  1. Sam’s Club 4400 SW 33rd Place Gainesville $1.97
  2. Pure 405 NE 1st Street High Springs $1.98
  3. Citgo 1720 South Main Street Gainesville $1.99
  4. Sunoco 610 NE 1st Avenue High Springs $1.99
  5. Mobil 13475 SW FL-45 Archer $1.99
  6. Raceway 15330 NW US-301 Waldo $1.99
  7. Love’s 5615 SE US-301 Hawthorne $1.99
  8. Raceway 16171 Martin Luther King Drive Alachua $1.99
  9. BP 15295 NE US Highway 301 Waldo $1.99
  10. Chevron 7435 SE US-301 Hawthorne $1.99

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