Gas prices continue downward trend, nearing $2 mark in Polk
The price for a regular gallon of unleaded gas was down near the $2 mark in Cedartown, and still dropping lower in Rockmart but not as close over the weekend according to Gasbuddy.com.
Prices at stations in Cedartown were down to $2.03 and $2.06 a gallon for regular gas, and upward of $2.12, according to the site.
Rockmart prices were still above $2.10 a gallon, but still coming down. Most prices were around $2.11 a gallon at some stations, and upward of $2.14 a gallon at some stations.
In surrounding areas, prices were as low as $1.95 in Rome, $1.99 in Bremen, and $2.05 a gal- lon in Cartersville. The state average in Georgia was at $2.15 a gallon. The lowest prices in the country were at $1.95 a gallon in South Carolina.
Mississippi, Alabama, New Jersey and Louisiana were all in the top five of lowest gas prices in the nation, ranging from $1.95 to $1.97 a gallon.