Cheapest counties for gas
1. Unicoi, $166.6 per gallon 2. Hamilton, $1.68.5 per gallon 3. Loudon, $1.68.7 per gallon 4. Hawkins, $1.68.9 per gallon 4. Johnson, $1.68.9 per gallon 4. Claiborne, $1.68.9 per gallon Source: GasBuddy.com
East Tennessee counties boast the lowest prices for gasoline in Tennessee, according to the online news service GasBuddy.com.
Six counties in East Tennessee, including Hamilton County, have regular gas priced, on average, below $1.69 per gallon. The average retail price of gasoline in Chattanooga fell 2.3 cents per gallon in the past week and was nearly 31 cents per gallon below the U.S. average of just under $2 a gallon.
GasBuddy.com listed 11 gas stations in Chattanooga Monday selling regular gas at $1.61 per gallon.
Including the change in gas prices in Chattanooga during the past week, prices in Chattanooga are 37.2