Texas Gasoline Prices Keep Plummeting

Staff Report

The Associated Press

HOUSTON (AP) - Retail gasoline prices in Texas apparently haven't reached bottom yet this week.

The weekly AAA Texas gasoline price survey released Thursday finds that self-serve regular fell 29 cents per gallon this week to an average of $2.31 per gallon. That's 47 cents cheaper than a year ago. Nationally, regular self-serve fell 28 cents to an average of $2.55 per gallon.

Corpus Christi has the cheapest gasoline in the Texas survey with regular self-serve averaging $2.10 per gallon, down 28 cents from last week. El Paso has the most expensive gas at $2.72 per gallon, down 24 cents per gallon. The greatest price drop this week was in San Antonio, where regular self-serve fell 44 cents to $2.20 per gallon.