Texas gas prices down for second week in a row

Texas gas prices down for second week in a row
The gas price average in Wichita Falls dropped a nickel from last week. (Source: RNN Texoma)

AUSTIN, TX (KAUZ) - Gas prices in the Lone Star State have dropped for the second week in a row.

The statewide average for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.09 according to AAA Texas.

That price is five cents less than last week and is three cents less per gallon compared to this day last year.

Drivers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area are paying the most on average at $2.11 per gallon.

The national average for a price of regular unleaded is $2.28, which is four cents less than last week.

Prices at the pump dropped in all but four states this week.

Gasoline demand saw new heights for Memorial Day, but have dropped for the first half of June.

But the Fourth of July holiday could bring demand back up.

For a closer look at travel expectations in Texas for Independence Day click here.

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