States With the Highest (and Lowest) Gas Taxes

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Boise City, Idaho
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36. Idaho
> Effective gas tax:
32.0 cents
> Gas price: $2.01 (8th highest)
> Number of petroleum refineries: 0 (tied-20th lowest)
> Number of licensed drivers: 1,111,485 (12th lowest)
> Annual vehicle miles travelled per capita: 9,912 (24th lowest)

Iowa

37. Iowa
> Effective gas tax:
32.0 cents
> Gas price: $1.74 (23rd lowest)
> Number of petroleum refineries: 0 (tied-20th lowest)
> Number of licensed drivers: 2,143,665 (21st lowest)
> Annual vehicle miles travelled per capita: 10,238 (25th highest)

Baltimore, Maryland
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38. Maryland
> Effective gas tax:
32.6 cents
> Gas price: $1.86 (16th highest)
> Number of petroleum refineries: 0 (tied-20th lowest)
> Number of licensed drivers: 4,140,105 (20th highest)
> Annual vehicle miles travelled per capita: 9,561 (18th lowest)

Welcome to Wisconsin
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39. Wisconsin
> Effective gas tax:
32.9 cents
> Gas price: $1.66 (13th lowest)
> Number of petroleum refineries: 1 (tied-25th highest)
> Number of licensed drivers: 4,171,427 (19th highest)
> Annual vehicle miles travelled per capita: 10,359 (21st highest)

Las Vegas, Nevada
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40. Nevada
> Effective gas tax:
33.9 cents
> Gas price: $2.29 (4th highest)
> Number of petroleum refineries: 1 (tied-25th highest)
> Number of licensed drivers: 1,756,095 (17th lowest)
> Annual vehicle miles travelled per capita: 8,834 (13th lowest)