Falling gas prices in Central Jersey slowed even further this week. Regular was down 2-cents, after falling just a nickel last week, following six straight weeks of double-digit drops. Here are the Central Jersey averages, followed by the AAA national average for the week ending January 30th:
Regular - Central Jersey: $1.81, down 2-cents; National: $2.04, unchanged.
Mid-grade - Central Jersey: $2.12, down 2-cents; National: $2.26, unchanged.
Premium - Central Jersey: $2.29, down 3-cents; National: $2.44, down 1-cent.
Local averages are calculated using the prices at ten gas stations in Edison, Franklin, New Brunswick, North Brunswick and South Brunswick. The national average is calculated by using the AAA's fuel gauge report, which can be found here.