States With the Highest and Lowest Gas Taxes

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11. Oregon
> State gas tax: 36.8 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.83 / gal. (5th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 13.0% (17th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 5.5% (16th lowest)

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12. West Virginia
> State gas tax: 35.7 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.56 / gal. (17th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 13.9% (11th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 7.1% (22nd lowest)

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13. North Carolina
> State gas tax: 35.4 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.44 / gal. (16th lowest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 14.5% (9th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 6.4% (20th lowest)

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14. Illinois
> State gas tax: 35.2 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.63 / gal. (11th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 13.4% (13th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 10.8% (19th highest)

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15. Rhode Island
> State gas tax: 34.0 cents / gal.
> Gas price: $2.56 / gal. (19th highest)
> State + fed. taxes as pct. of gas price: 13.3% (14th highest)
> Pct. of roadway in sub-optimal condition: 39.4% (the highest)