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GasBuddy.com ranks Hartselle 53rd for state’s cheapest gasoline

Published 10:26am Thursday, December 12, 2013

A new study released by GasBuddy.com has ranked Hartselle as 53rd cheapest place to purchase gasoline in Alabama.

According to the study, Hartselley’s average daily price of gasoline was $3.294. That ranked 484th among the more than 3,800 cities ranked in the U.S. and nearly 4,200 U.S. and Canadian cities.

This year’s average saw a decline of 14 cents from $3.435 a year ago. This year’s highest daily average price was $3.65 while the lowest was $3.066.

That ranking was based on the city’s daily average among its 19 gas stations. GasBuddy.com only considered municipalities that had at least eight gas stations in the U.S.

Hartselle’s neighbors to the north, Decatur, fared much better. It’s 62 gas stations averaged $3.249 so far in 2013, which was a decline of 14 cents from $3.389 in 2012. The highest average price was $3.618 and the lowest daily average was $3.07.

Hartselle did fare better than its neighbors to the south in Cullman, which averaged $3.318 this year to rank 73rd. That was a decline of 15 cents from 2012.

Here is a list of the Alabama cities’ rankings:

  1. Valley – $3.228 (77th nationally)
  2. Attalla – $3.229 (79th nationally)
  3. Boaz – $3.236 (100th nationally)
  4. Gadsden – $3.239
  5. Arab – $3.239
  6. Opelika – $3.242
  7. Decatur – $3.249
  8. Fultondale – $3.250
  9. Prattville – $3.251
  10. Lincoln – $3.254
  11. Gardendale – $3.254
  12. Rainbow City – $3.255
  13. Pelham – $3.257
  14. Albertville – $3.259
  15. Jacksonville – $3.259
  16. Northport – $3.260
  17. Millbrook – $3.260
  18. Centre – $3.262
  19. Guntersville – $3.264
  20. Jasper – $3.265
  21. Alexander City – $3.265
  22. Fairfield – $3.265
  23. Muscle Shoals – $3.267
  24. Piedmont – $3.270
  25. Cottondale – $3.270
  26. Talladega – $3.272
  27. Wetumpka – $3.272
  28. Tuscaloosa – $3.273
  29. Tuscumbia – $3.275
  30. Pinson – $3.275
  31. Haleyville – $3.276
  32. Montgomery – $3.280
  33. Pell City – $3.280
  34. Anniston – $3.281
  35. Troy – $3.282
  36. Oxford – $3.284
  37. McCalla – $3.285
  38. Warrior – $3.287
  39. Montevallo – $3.287
  40. Florence – $3.287
  41. Fort Payne – $3.288
  42. Trussville – $3.288
  43. Springville – $3.289
  44. Semmes – $3.290
  45. Russellville – $3.291
  46. Tallassee – $3.292
  47. Grand Bay – $3.293
  48. Bessemer – $3.293
  49. Theodore – $3.293
  50. Andalusia – $3.293
  51. Clanton – $3.294
  52. Moulton – $3.294
  53. Hartselle – $3.294
  54. Ashville – $3.296
  55. Alabaster – $3.296
  56. Eufaula – $3.297
  57. Huntsville – $3.298
  58. Oneonta – $3.299
  59. Phenix City – $3.299
  60. Birmingham – $3.300
  61. Auburn – $3.301
  62. Calera – $3.303
  63. Childersburg – $3.304
  64. Scottsboro – $3.305
  65. Dothan – $3.305
  66. Saraland – $3.307
  67. Leeds – $3.307
  68. Hope Hull – $3.309
  69. Monroeville – $3.310
  70. Mobile – $3.310
  71. Rogersville – $3.310
  72. Sylacauga – $3.317
  73. Cullman – $3.318
  74. Brewton – $3.321
  75. Loxley – $3.327
  76. Madison – $3.327
  77. Hanceville – $3.328
  78. Bay Minette – $3.329
  79. Jemison – $3.330
  80. Heflin – $3.335
  81. Enterprise – $3.339
  82. Fayette – $3.340
  83. Winfield – $3.340
  84. Greenville – $3.343
  85. Dadeville – $3.343
  86. Athens – $3.345
  87. Hamilton – $3.345
  88. Demopolis – $3.345
  89. Ozark – $3.350
  90. Orange Beach – $3.350
  91. Wedowee – $3.352
  92. Foley – $3.354
  93. Opp – $3.358
  94. Evergreen – $3.359
  95. Gulf Shores – $3.379
  96. Robertsdale – $3.384
  97. Selma – $3.386
  98. Daphne – $3.399
  99. Atmore – $3.403
  100. Livingston – $3.406
  101. Fairhope – $3.416
  102. Tuskegee – $3.448

Here are the top 100 places in the U.S.:

  1. Duncan (SC) – $3.15
  2. Beech Island (SC) – $3.15
  3. York (SC) – $3.16
  4. Chesnee (SC) – $3.16
  5. Boiling Springs (SC) – $3.16
  6. Easley (SC) – $3.16
  7. Rock Hill (SC) – $3.17
  8. Casper (WY) – $3.17
  9. Pelzer (SC) – $3.17
  10. Aiken (SC) – $3.17
  11. Ridgeway (VA) – $3.18
  12. Anderson (SC) – $3.18
  13. Union (SC) – $3.18
  14. Gaffney (SC) – $3.18
  15. North Augusta (SC) – $3.18
  16. Spartanburg (SC) – $3.18
  17. Bassett (VA) – $3.18
  18. Pickens (SC) – $3.18
  19. Clover (SC) – $3.18
  20. Liberty (SC) – $3.19
  21. Cheraw (SC) – $3.19
  22. Chatham (VA) – $3.19
  23. Bernalillo (NM) – $3.19
  24. Seymour (TN) – $3.20
  25. Lubbock (TX) – $3.20
  26. Danville (VA) – $3.20
  27. Mauldin (SC) – $3.20
  28. Belton (SC) – $3.20
  29. Richland (MS) – $3.20
  30. Dexter (MO) – $3.20
  31. Horn Lake (MS) – $3.20
  32. Bedford (VA) – $3.20
  33. Greenwood (SC) – $3.20
  34. Clinton (MS) – $3.20
  35. Martinsville (VA) – $3.20
  36. Taylors (SC) – $3.21
  37. Blacksburg (SC) – $3.21
  38. Park Hills (MO) – $3.21
  39. Salem (VA) – $3.21
  40. Southaven (MS) – $3.21
  41. Inman (SC) – $3.21
  42. Conway (SC) – $3.21
  43. Lenoir City (TN) – $3.21
  44. Greenville (SC) – $3.21
  45. Laurens (SC) – $3.21
  46. Seneca (SC) – $3.21
  47. Westminster (SC) – $3.21
  48. Lugoff (SC) – $3.21
  49. Abbeville (SC) – $3.22
  50. Sevierville (TN) – $3.22
  51. Weslaco (TX) – $3.22
  52. Piedmont (SC) – $3.22
  53. New Albany (MS) – $3.22
  54. Soddy Daisy (TN) – $3.22
  55. Hillsville (VA) – $3.22
  56. Fredericktown (MO) – $3.22
  57. Wytheville (VA) – $3.22
  58. South Boston (VA) – $3.22
  59. Monticello (AR) – $3.22
  60. Camden (SC) – $3.22
  61. Joplin (MO) – $3.22
  62. Lexington (TN) – $3.22
  63. North Myrtle Beach (SC) – $3.22
  64. Saluda (SC) – $3.22
  65. Gaston (SC) – $3.22
  66. Warrensburg (MO) – $3.22
  67. Edinburg (TX) – $3.22
  68. Clarksdale (MS) – $3.23
  69. Irmo (SC) – $3.23
  70. Hixson (TN) – $3.23
  71. Sherwood (AR) – $3.23
  72. Covington (TN) – $3.23
  73. Myrtle Beach (SC) – $3.23
  74. Senatobia (MS) – $3.23
  75. McAllen (TX) – $3.23
  76. Batesville (MS) – $3.23
  77. Valley (AL) – $3.23
  78. Olive Branch (MS) – $3.23
  79. Attalla (AL) – $3.23
  80. San Juan (TX) – $3.23
  81. Tullahoma (TN) – $3.23
  82. Shelbyville (TN) – $3.23
  83. Elizabethton (TN) – $3.23
  84. Vinton (VA) – $3.23
  85. Greer (SC) – $3.23
  86. West Columbia (SC) – $3.23
  87. Mission (TX) – $3.23
  88. Rio Rancho (NM) – $3.23
  89. Galax (VA) – $3.23
  90. Lexington (SC) – $3.23
  91. Gautier (MS) – $3.23
  92. Cabot (AR) – $3.23
  93. Marion (AR) – $3.23
  94. Lampasas (TX) – $3.24
  95. Sedalia (MO) – $3.24
  96. Maryville (TN) – $3.24
  97. Pharr (TX) – $3.24
  98. West Memphis (AR) – $3.24
  99. Fort Mill (SC) – $3.24
  100. Boaz (AL) – $3.24

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