States With the Highest (and Lowest) Gas Taxes

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Alabama
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36. Alabama
> State gas tax: 23.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.10 / gal. (4th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 19.7% (21st lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 25% (tied – 4th lowest)

Wilmington, Delaware Memorial Bridge
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37. Delaware
> State gas tax: 22.9 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.29 / gal. (24th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 18.1% (10th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 36% (9th lowest)

Virginia
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38. Virginia
> State gas tax: 22.4 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.18 / gal. (13th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 18.7% (14th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 47% (tied Р23rd lowest)

Mountains Road in Colorado
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39. Colorado
> State gas tax: 22.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.24 / gal. (20th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 18.1% (11th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 70% (tied – 4th highest)

Arkansas
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40. Arkansas
> State gas tax: 21.8 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.13 / gal. (9th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 18.9% (15th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 39% (13th lowest)