(Chicago, IL) Illinois gas prices are trending higher as more people head back to work. AAA says the average gallon of gas in the state currently sits at about $2.40, about 21 cents higher than the national average.
Those prices are higher in Chicago’s suburbs, and even higher in the city. Wisconsin sits at $2.12 a gallon, about 7 cents lower than the national average.
AAA says demand for gasoline is at its highest level since March, when the Coronavirus pandemic kicked in.