Ohio gas prices back up to start work week

7 cents above national average


COLUMBUS — Ohioans will be paying a little more for gas as the new work week begins.

The average early today was $3.38 for a gallon of regular gas in the survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up 9 cents from last week.

The national average today was $3.31, down a penny from last week. Today's national average is identical to the average price one year ago.

The Ohio average is 23 cents higher than a month ago, and 12 cents higher than this time last year.

The lowest average gas price in the state today was 3.33 in the Canton-Massillon and Youngstown areas. The highest was $3.41 in Cincinnati and Columbus.

Find the lowest gas prices in Toledo at toledoblade.com/gas.