The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood area was $1.86 on Saturday. That’s 3 cents lower than last week and 44 cents less than this time last year, according to AAA.
Here’s a look at the local, state and naitonal prices.
In Killeen, the cheapest gas was selling for $1.59 per gallon on Saturday at the Walmart at 3801 E. Stan Schleuter Loop, according to GasBuddy.com.
The Sam’s Club at 600 W. Central Texas Expressway on Saturday was selling the cheapest gas in Harker Heights at $1.56 per gallon, according to users of GasBuddy.com.
On Saturday in Copperas Cove, gas was selling for $1.77 per gallon at Murphy USA, 2712 E. Business Highway 190.
Gasoline was selling for $1.72 per gallon on Saturday at the AAFES station at 48830 Clear Creek Road in Fort Hood, according to GasBuddy.com.
The statewide gas price average is $1.89 which is 1 cents higher than last week, and 46 cents less than a year ago, according to AAA.
The national gas price average is $2.19, which is 1 cent higher than last week, and 41 cents less than a year ago, the AAA website showed.