CLEVELAND (WJW) – Northeast Ohio gas prices went up 15 cents this week, now averaging $3.318 per gallon, according to reports from AAA East Central.
The national average went up two cents, bringing it to $3.42 per gallon. It’s the highest national average since September 2014.
Here’s a list of gas prices in your town:
$3.338 New Philadelphia
According to the Energy Information Administration, total domestic gasoline stocks went down 1.5 million barrels to 214.2 million barrels last week.
Still, gasoline demand increased from 9.32 million barrels a day to 9.5 million barrels a day.
The EIA says this slight increase in demand has contributed to prices hikes, while higher crude prices continue to put an upward market pressure on the pumps.
Motorists can find current gas prices nationwide, statewide, and countywide here.