LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped today for the 21st consecutive day, decreasing nine-tenths of a cent to $3.731.
The average price has dropped 14.6 cents over the past 21 days, including seven-tenths of a cent on Monday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.
The average price is 6.3 cents less than one week ago and 15 cents lower than one month ago, but 42.9 cents more than one year ago. It has risen 58.1 cents since the start of the year.
The Orange County average price dropped for the 20th consecutive day, decreasing seven-tenths of a cent to $3.678. It has decreased 14.5 cents over the past 20 days, including six-tenths of a cent on Monday.
The Orange County average price is 6.2 cents less than one week ago and 15.3 cents lower than one month ago, but 41.4 cents more than one year ago. It has risen 56.2 cents since the start of the year.
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