FRAMINGHAM – Gasoline prices in Massachusetts are down four cents this week, according to AAA Northeast, which has an office in Framingham.
AAA’s October 16 survey of prices in Massachusetts finds self-serve, regular unleaded averaging $2.51 per gallon.
The Massachusetts price is 4 cents above the national average for regular unleaded of $2.47.
A year ago at this time, the average price in Massachusetts was 38 cents lower at $2.13.
The range in prices in the latest AAA survey for unleaded regular is 50 cents, from a low of $2.29 to a high of $2.79.
AAA Northeast is a not-for-profit auto club with 62 offices in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, New Hampshire and New York, providing more than 5.2 million local AAA members with travel, insurance, finance, and auto-related services.