The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas in the Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood area was $3 on Saturday, which is 2 cents lower than last week’s average and $1.21 more than it was this time last year, according to AAA.

Here’s a look at the local, state and national prices.

Local prices

In Killeen on Saturday, users reported the cheapest gas selling for $2.82 per gallon at Walmart, 1380 Lowes Blvd.

Sam’s Club at 600 W. Central Texas Expressway was selling the cheapest gas in Harker Heights on Saturday at $2.79 per gallon, according to users.

In Copperas Cove, the cheapest gas was reported as selling for $2.86 per gallon at H-E-B, 2990-A E. Business Highway 190 and Murphy USA, 2712 E. Business Highway 190, users reported.

The lowest-priced gasoline was last reported as selling for $2.82 per gallon at AAFES on Fort Hood, including 48830 Clear Creek Road, according to

State, national prices

The statewide average for a gallon of gasoline is $3.06, which is a decrease of 2 cents from last week and $1.24 higher than a year ago, according to AAA.

The national gas price average is $3.41 per gallon, which is 1 cent lower than last week, according to the AAA website. It is $1.28 higher than a year ago.

(3) comments


The Democrat party can't control inflation, gas prices, or even figure out how to unload cargo ships - but their brilliant voters think they can actually lower the temperature of planet earth by giving them money.

😂 😂 😂


Yeah thanks a lot democRats.

Your failed policies allow me to pay an extra $25.60 every time I fill up my truck over what it cost me last year.

A year ago I would have paid $42.60 to fill my truck on a 20 gallon fill up. Now it costs, on average, $68.20 due to your mismanagement and basic misunderstanding of Economics 101.

Sniffy Biden shuts down American oil and gas production then begs OPEC to increase production while helping the Russians build a pipeline that will enslave Europe.

All while allowing an outright invasion at our southern border by criminals!

Great job traitors!


The Biden regime's only concerns are global warming, Jan 6th, vaccines or else, and everyone is a racist.

Just in case you're wondering why we have runaway inflation, gas prices, and the economy is in the toilet.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.