Category: Average gas price

Gasoline Prices Hit Record High on Memorial Day, Higher Travel Numbers Still Expected

Even as gas prices hit a record high on May 30, Memorial Day, Americans are still expected to travel in higher numbers when compared to last year. The national average price of regular unleaded gas as of May 30 was $4.619 per gallon, the highest ever on record, according to data from the American Automobile…


70 Percent of Americans Favor Increase in Domestic Oil, Gas Production: Rasmussen

A vast majority of Americans want the country to be energy independent, according to a recent poll by Rasmussen Reports, indicating increasing frustration with rising fuel costs and the impact it has on everyday expenses. Poll results show 70 percent of likely U.S. voters support a policy of boosting domestic oil and gas production to…


Southern California Gas Prices Rise to Record Highs

LOS ANGELES—The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles and Orange counties both rose to record highs Feb. 4 because of the switch to summer-blend gasoline and higher oil prices. The Los Angeles County average price rose to $4.72, breaking the previous record of $4.71 set Nov. 27. The Orange…