States With the Highest and Lowest Gas Taxes

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41. Alabama
> State gas tax: 20.9 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.29 / gal. (2nd lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 9.1% (11th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 3.5% (7th lowest)

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42. South Carolina
> State gas tax: 20.8 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.31 / gal. (5th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 9.0% (9th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 8.9% (23rd highest)

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43. Louisiana
> State gas tax: 20.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.35 / gal. (10th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 8.5% (7th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 15.3% (10th highest)

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44. Texas
> State gas tax: 20.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.28 / gal. (the lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 8.8% (8th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 10.4% (21st highest)

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45. Arizona
> State gas tax: 19.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.35 / gal. (8th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 8.1% (5th lowest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 4.4% (11th lowest)