Gas prices in Mississippi, Alabama

Mississippi gas prices have fallen 2.6 cents per gallon in the past week, to an average of $2.14 a gallon, according to GasBuddy's survey of 2,014 stations. The average price in Alabama is $2.20.

Gas prices in Mississippi are 14.3 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and 38.4 cents per gallon lower than a year ago.

According to GasBuddy price reports, the cheapest station in Mississippi is priced at $1.87 per gallon, while the most expensive is $2.95 a gallon.

The national average price of gasoline has fallen 1 cent per gallon in the last week, averaging $2.55 a gallon. The national average is down 9.9 cents per gallon from a month ago and 28.7 cents per gallon lower than a year ago.

Historical gasoline prices in Mississippi and the national average going back a decade:
September 9, 2018: $2.52/g (U.S. Average: $2.84/g)
September 9, 2017: $2.47/g (U.S. Average: $2.66/g)
September 9, 2016: $1.96/g (U.S. Average: $2.18/g)
September 9, 2015: $2.01/g (U.S. Average: $2.38/g)
September 9, 2014: $3.16/g (U.S. Average: $3.43/g)
September 9, 2013: $3.31/g (U.S. Average: $3.54/g)
September 9, 2012: $3.56/g (U.S. Average: $3.82/g)
September 9, 2011: $3.47/g (U.S. Average: $3.65/g)
September 9, 2010: $2.49/g (U.S. Average: $2.67/g)
September 9, 2009: $2.35/g (U.S. Average: $2.54/g)

Neighboring areas and their current gas prices:
Baton Rouge - $2.07/g, up 1.4 cents per gallon from last week's $2.05/g.
Jackson - $2.13/g, down 1.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.15/g.
Louisiana - $2.17/g, down 1.6 cents per gallon from last week's $2.19/g.