Gas Prices in MN & Iowa Higher Than Last Week According to AAA

According to a spokesman from AAA the rate at which gas prices are increasing across the nation are slowing because of a decline in demand for gasoline.

 

The national average price is $2.17 per gallon, down 51 cents a gallon from a year ago.

 

The average price in Minnesota is $2.10, 7 cents a gallon higher than a week ago and in Iowa the average price is $2.09, a nickel a gallon higher than last Friday.

 

Mississippi had the lowest average price in the nation at $1.81 per gallon.