Florida Gas Prices Slip Another Penny; Many Finding Much Deeper Discounts At The Pump

January 10, 2022

Florida gas prices dropped another penny last week, with some drivers finding much deeper discounts at the pump.

Although the state average was $3.20 per gallon on Sunday, 7% of Florida gas stations had pump prices below $3 a gallon. The average per gallon in Escambia County was $3.13 Sunday night.

A North Escambia low of $2.95 could be found at a Highway 29 station in Cantonment Sunday night, and a handful of Pensacola gas stations were also at $2.95.

“January gas prices are often driven down by lower fuel demand. Unfortunately, that downward trend at the pump may soon come to an end,” said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA – The Auto Club Group. “Oil prices shot up last week and that could restore upward pressure in prices at the pump.”

Pictured: Regular unleaded gas at $2.95 a gallon at a Cantonment station. NorthEscambia.com file photo, click to enlarge.

Comments

One Response to “Florida Gas Prices Slip Another Penny; Many Finding Much Deeper Discounts At The Pump”

  1. Jlb on January 10th, 2022 12:57 pm

    We all know the price of gasoline going up. When you shut down the pipe line an start buying gas from foreign countries…we the people pay the price. Sad this administration hate for our former president…has lead to this…God Bless America…especially the next 3 years.





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