BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The national average price for a gallon of gas is nearly $3.
AAA says people in the US are paying 14% more at the pump this month than they did in February.READ MORE: FDA Expected To Approve J&J, Moderna Covid Booster Shots, ‘Mix and Match’ Doses
Right now, the average price for a gallon of unleaded is $2.87.
With demand growing, prices are expected to continue to climb, AAA says.READ MORE: 'Part Of Us Died With Her,' Ja'Nyi Weeden's Cousin Tells WJZ
Here in Maryland, we are paying slightly less than the national average, at $2.84 a gallon.
Last week, we were paying $2.80.
At this time a month ago, it was only $2.51.MORE NEWS: Baltimore County Police Investigating Series Of Attempted ATM Thefts