The average price of gas in Russell County is holding steady at $4.41 per gallon according to AAA, but that still remains higher than many neighboring counties.
Pulaski County has the cheapest gas in the area, recorded at an average of $4.34 per gallon. Neighboring Adair County isn’t far behind at $4.36. Casey County has an average price of $4.39.
Wayne County is about on par with Russell County, coming in at $4.40.
Neighboring Clinton and Cumberland Counties are slightly higher than Russell County, at $4.43 and $4.45, respectively.
Average prices in Kentucky range from $4.07 in Simpson County to $4.85 in Pendleton County.
The state average is $4.52 with a national average of $4.80.