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States With the Highest and Lowest Gas Taxes

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25. South Dakota
> State gas tax: 30.0 cents per gal.
> Gas price as of mid-Jan. 2019: $2.16 per gal. (25th highest)
> State taxes as pct. of gas price: 13.9% (20th highest)
> Annual miles traveled per driver: 15,268 (18th highest)

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24. Maine
> State gas tax: 30.0 cents per gal.
> Gas price as of mid-Jan. 2019: $2.26 per gal. (21st highest)
> State taxes as pct. of gas price: 13.3% (24th highest)
> Annual miles traveled per driver: 14,528 (23rd lowest)

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23. Iowa
> State gas tax: 30.7 cents per gal.
> Gas price as of mid-Jan. 2019: $2.01 per gal. (11th lowest)
> State taxes as pct. of gas price: 15.3% (16th highest)
> Annual miles traveled per driver: 14,845 (22nd highest)

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22. Georgia
> State gas tax: 31.6 cents per gal.
> Gas price as of mid-Jan. 2019: $2.06 per gal. (17th lowest)
> State taxes as pct. of gas price: 15.3% (15th highest)
> Annual miles traveled per driver: 17,604 (6th highest)

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21. Vermont
> State gas tax: 31.8 cents per gal.
> Gas price as of mid-Jan. 2019: $2.49 per gal. (12th highest)
> State taxes as pct. of gas price: 12.8% (24th lowest)
> Annual miles traveled per driver: 13,333 (16th lowest)

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