Americans may be tightening their wallets due to the economic crisis, but gas is one item that is becoming increasingly affordable.
Drivers in Nicholasville are seeing some of the cheapest gas prices in the nation. Many gas stations we checked there are selling a gallon of gas for $2.15. That's more than .60 cents below the national average.
The national average for a gallon of gas has dropped nearly 53 cents in the last two weeks.
The average price for regular unleaded gas was $2.78.
The highest prices are in Anchorage, Alaska and Honolulu, Hawaii. Wichita, Kansas is seeing the cheapest prices, with gas there costing $2.26 for a gallon.