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Gas prices in DC metro area are at $2.28, down 6 cents from last week


WASHINGTON — Gas prices in the D.C. metro area are down 6 cents from a week ago.

AAA said Sunday that the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas is $2.28, down from $2.34 a week ago. The price is $1.02 cents lower than this time a year ago, when the price was $3.30.

The price of gas in the metro area is a penny below the national average of $2.29.

The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas in the District of Columbia alone is $2.52, down 7 cents from a week ago.

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