By Tim Mandese, Cowboy State Daily
The price of gasoline in Wyoming increased by 2 cents per gallon on Thursday over the previous 24 hours to average $4.79.
The website GasBuddy.com, which tracks national gas prices, reported Wyoming’s average gas price is down 4 cents from a week ago and is up $1.38 per gallon from one year ago.
Wyoming’s average price for gasoline remained above the national average of $4.59.
High and Low Prices:
The highest reported gasoline price in Wyoming on Wednesday was in Jackson at $5.59 per gallon. Once more, the lowest surveyed price in Wyoming was $4.24 per gallon at Laramie’s Tumbleweed Express at 4700 Bluebird Lane in Laramie.
The county with the highest average price is Teton at $5.25 per gallon. The county with the lowest average is Natrona, at $4.50.
These are the highest and lowest reported prices among those stationed surveyed.
*The average price per gallon of regular in each Wyoming county:
Albany $4.52; Big Horn $4.92; Campbell $4.62; Carbon $4.76; Converse $4.67; Crook $4.78; Fremont $5.10; Goshen $4.67; Hot Springs $4.95; Johnson $4.90; Laramie $4.58; Lincoln $5.04; Natrona $4.50; Niobrara $4.78; Park $5.01; Platte $4.78; Sheridan $4.78; Sublette $4.95; Sweetwater $4.84; Teton $5.25; Uinta $5.20; Washakie $4.78; Weston: $4.71.
*The lowest price per gallon, reported in major Wyoming cities:
Basin $4.77; Buffalo $4.73; Casper $4.36; Cheyenne $4.45; Cody $4.87; Douglas $4.65; Evanston $4.35; Gillette $4.51; Jackson $5.09; Kemmerer $4.87; Laramie $4.24; Lusk $4.59; Newcastle $4.51; Pinedale $4.89; Rawlins $4.69; Riverton $4.84; Rock Springs $4.49; Sheridan $4.82; Sundance $4.74; Thermopolis $4.92; Wheatland $4.85; Worland $4.81.
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*Note: Prices in this report are for reference only. They are gathered just prior to posting, and may not reflect prices that have changed since last posted.