Gas Prices are High But Much Lower than a Year Ago


(Undated) – Gas prices here in Illinois are holding steady at $3.96 a gallon heading into the holiday weekend, according to While we have seen increases in recent weeks, the price per gallon remains well below last year’s average when we had a statewide average of $4.99 a gallon. lists the national average at $3.56, $1.04 less than last year. In Indiana, the statewide average is $3.64 a gallon, ninety-three cents lower than a year ago.