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The Most (and Least) Expensive States to Drive

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45. Alaska
> Vehicle operating cost: $2,471/yr.
> Avg. price of gas: $2.75 (4th highest)
> Avg. insurance premium: $1,078/yr. (15th lowest)
> Avg. repair cost: $407 (15th highest)

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44. Kansas
> Vehicle operating cost: $2,501/yr.
> Avg. price of gas: $2.04 (9th lowest)
> Avg. insurance premium: $1,135/yr. (17th lowest)
> Avg. repair cost: $369 (7th lowest)

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43. Illinois
> Vehicle operating cost: $2,508/yr.
> Avg. price of gas: $2.28 (17th highest)
> Avg. insurance premium: $1,035/yr. (10th lowest)
> Avg. repair cost: $372 (11th lowest)

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42. South Dakota
> Vehicle operating cost: $2,509/yr.
> Avg. price of gas: $2.23 (24th highest)
> Avg. insurance premium: $1,168/yr. (tied-19th lowest)
> Avg. repair cost: $370 (10th lowest)

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41. New Hampshire
> Vehicle operating cost: $2,541/yr.
> Avg. price of gas: $2.19 (22nd lowest)
> Avg. insurance premium: $941/yr. (5th lowest)
> Avg. repair cost: $389 (24th lowest)

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