Gas prices remaining low across the lake area

With “stay at home” orders in place and fewer vehicles on the roadways, prices have fallen to record lows, in some areas even below $1.00 a gallon.

According to, prices in the lake area range from $1.27 per gallon in the Camdenton area and up to $1.65 per gallon in Eldon.

That compares to a statewide average of $1.59 per gallon and a nationwide average of $1.89 per gallon…down from about $2.40 per gallon one month ago.