Gas prices in Central Jersey are back up again this week, with regular now up 20-cents in the past month. Following are the Central Jersey averages, followed by the AAA national average for the week ending March 7th:
Regular - Central Jersey: $3.35, up 5-cents; National: $3.47, up 3-cents.
Mid-grade - Central Jersey: $3.60, up 2-cent; National: $3.65 up 3-cents.
Premium - Central Jersey: $3.76, up 3-cents; National: $3.82, up 4-cents.
Local averages are calculated using the prices at ten gas stations in Edison, Franklin, New Brunswick, North Brunswick and South Brunswick. The national average is calculated by using the AAA's fuel gauge report, which can be found here.