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Gas Prices Up One Cent, Says AAA

Jul 08, 2015 11:42AM ● By Kieran Gilman
(Editor's Note: The following information was submitted by AAA Northeast.)

Gasoline prices in Massachusetts are up one cent from last week, according to AAA Northeast. 

AAA’s July 6th survey of prices in Massachusetts found self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $2.75 per gallon, up one cent from last week. Prices locally are nine cents higher than a month ago. The current price is one cent less than the national average for self serve unleaded of $2.76. A year ago at this time the Massachusetts average price was 92 cents higher at $3.67.

The range in prices in the latest AAA survey for unleaded regular is 45 cents, from a low of $2.54 to a high of $2.99. AAA advises motorists to shop around for the best prices in their area, and to make sure they and their passengers buckle up — every trip, every time.

Today’s local gas prices and their ranges are as follows:
Self Serve Grade
$2.759 ($2.549-$2.999) Regular Unleaded
$2.979 ($2.779-$3.199) Midgrade Unleaded
$3.099 ($2.879-$3.399) Premium Unleaded
$2.979 ($2.779-$3.299) Diesel

Find the most up-to-date local gas prices with the AAA Fuel Finder by logging onto and clicking on Gas Saving Tips & Tools. AAA members can also obtain a copy of the Gas Watcher’s Guide at their local AAA Northeast office.

AAA Fuel Saving Tip of the Week
Accelerate smoothly and brake gradually. It’s safer, uses less gas, and reduces brake wear. 

AAA Northeast is a not-for-profit auto club with 60 offices in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey and New York providing more than 5.1 million local AAA members with travel, insurance, finance, and auto-related services.

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