Gas Prices Falling Slightly in the Chattanooga Area
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Gas Prices are beginning to fall slightly from the excruciating highs of the past few months in the Chattanooga area. According to the latest analysis by Gas Buddy, they found that in a survey of 170 gas stations in the Chattanooga metropolitan area that the average gas price is $3.73/gallon. This is down about six cents from last week and almost 30 cents from this time last month. Unfortunately, that number is still a $1.07/gallon higher than this time a year ago.
Prices range from $3.39-$4.39/gallon in the area. Chattanooga compared to neighboring cities such as Knoxville and Huntsville has lower gas price with Knoxville averaging $3.97/gallon and Huntsville averaging $3.82/gallon. The average price in Tennessee is $3.83/gallon and across the United States the average price is $4.06/gallon, meaning the average in Chattanooga is 33 cents under the national average.