For those who watch their pennies (and who doesn’t these days?), today might be the day to “fill ‘er up” if you are driving through Emmaus.
According to gasbuddy.com, right now you can fill up your tank for less in Emmaus than you can in the rest of the state and in other parts of the Lehigh Valley.
Wednesday night, the Gas Buddy Web site listed the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the United States as $3.294. The average price in Pennsylvania came up 20 cents higher, at $3.495 per gallon. Last night, the current average price of a gallon of gas in Allentown was $3.481.
By topping off your tank in Emmaus, you can beat the Pennsylvania average by anywhere from 4 to 7 cents per gallon.
Here are the five best gas prices in the 18049 zip code based on Wednesday night’s numbers:
- 3.42 7-Eleven, 1146 Chestnut St. and S. 12th Street
- 3.43 Hess, 4002 Chestnut St. (PA-29) and Colebrook Avenue
- 3.43 Turkey Hill, 602 Chestnut St. and S. 6th Street
- 3.44, Sunoco, 4090 Chestnut St. and Buckeye Road.
- 3.45 Exxon, 14 E. Main St. and Klines Lane