States With the Highest (and Lowest) Gas Taxes

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Speed of Minneapolis, Minnesota
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26. Minnesota
> State gas tax: 28.6 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.30 / gal. (24th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 20.4% (25th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 52% (tied – 20th highest)

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27. Nebraska
> State gas tax: 28.2 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.37 / gal. (14th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 19.7% (22nd lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 59% (15th highest)

Cincinnati, Ohio
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28. Ohio
> State gas tax: 28.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.11 / gal. (5th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 22.0% (15th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 42% (tied – 15th lowest)

Road to Church, sunset on Mustard Fields, Kalispell Montana
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29. Montana
> State gas tax: 27.8 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.30 / gal. (25th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 20.0% (23rd lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 52% (tied – 20th highest)

Welcome to Massachusetts
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30. Massachusetts
> State gas tax: 26.5 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.31 / gal. (22nd highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 19.4% (19th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 42% (tied – 15th lowest)