Average retail gasoline prices in OH have risen 15 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.24 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 5,345 gas outlets in Ohio. They say the prices are averaging at 2.37 a gallon, this all according to the data company's daily survey of 229 gas outlets in New Haven.
The national average increased 3.4 cents per gallon in the last week to roughly $2.25 a gallon.
AAA found self-serve, regular selling for as low as $2.09 per gallon and as high as $2.40.
This week, Michigan has the 11th most expensive gas prices in the nation, according to AAA Michigan.More news: DeMarre Carroll announces he's leaving after reported Raptors-Nets deal
The highest average price in Livingston County remains in Nunda, where the average is $2.50, the same as last week.
In 2016, it was $2.38 per gallon.
In Lincoln, the average price is $2.27 per gallon and has not risen at all in the last week.
In 2015, it was $2.91 per gallon.More news: Froome survives chaotic day to retain Tour de France lead
In 2013, it was $3.77 per gallon.
"With July 4 now in the rear-view mirror, gasoline prices in many states have advanced following the an uptick in oil prices in late June", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.com. Wells Fargo expects oil prices to remain below $50/b (per barrel) for the next 12 months, according to a statement made on Wednesday.
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