Gas prices in Elmira drop more than State and National averages

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB/WETM) — This week, the national and New York average prices for a gallon of gas have actually gone down.

  • U.S. average: $3.16 ($2.18 in 2020)
  • NYS average: $3.19 ($2.27 in 2020)

Each of those averages went down by a cent this week, however, in Elmira, the drop was even greater. Here are the averages across different parts of New York and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania:

  • Batavia – $3.17 (no change since last week)
  • Binghamton – $3.16 (down one cent since last week)
  • Buffalo – $3.13 (up one cent since last week)
  • Elmira – $3.09 (down four cents since last week)
  • Ithaca – $3.17 (no change since last week)
  • Rochester – $3.16 (no change since last week)
  • Rome – $3.24 (down one cent since last week)
  • Syracuse – $3.16 (no change since last week)
  • Watertown – $3.21 (down one cent since last week)
  • Williamsport, PA – $3.22 (down one cent since last week)

AAA expects averages to remain above $3/gallon for the rest of summer.

To find the lowest gas prices wherever you are, use the Twin Tiers Gas Tracker.

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