Contact Us

Billings Loses Title of City With the Cheapest Gas in America as Montana Prices Rise

gas pump
Photo courtesy of deege@fermentarium.com/Flickr

Pumps in Billings no longer have the nations’ cheapest gas as prices in Montana rise for yet another week.

“The average gasoline price increased ever so slightly across Montana,” said GasBuddy Petroleum Analyst Patrick Dehaan.  rising about 8/10 of a penny to a level of about $3.34. Prices have been on the increase here, however prices remain relatively the same as where they were a month ago and lower than they were a year ago.”

The city of Clearwater North Caroline usurped Billing’s coveted position as the city with the nation’s cheapest gas. Pumps in Clearwater were serving out gas at $2.99 on Sunday, while Billings had jumped to $3.21.

Prices in Montana vary greatly from the low price of $3.17 in Great Falls to the high of $3.88 cents in Plentywood. Dehaan expects prices to hold steady between $ 3.25 and $3.45 through May despite rising oil prices.

Patrick DeHaan

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

More from AM 1240 KLYQ

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://klyq.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on AM 1240 KLYQ quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on AM 1240 KLYQ quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!