Gas prices continue to fall in Peoria

By WEEK Reporter

Gas prices continue to fall in Peoria

July 1, 2013 Updated Jul 1, 2013 at 10:42 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Average retail gasoline prices in Peoria have fallen 16.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.54 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com

This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.50.

Including the change in gas prices in Peoria during the past week, prices yesterday were 23.8 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 34.3 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.

The national average has decreased 13.6 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 12.9 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.