Garden State gas prices are creeping up, but the overall picture is looking bright.

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New Jersey's average price climbed $0.02 over the past week to $3.29.  That's $0.04 more than the national average but $0.07 less than the price a year ago.

The Trenton area reported the highest price at $3.33 per gallon, while Burlington County had the lowest at $3.28.

The national average price has dropped 13 out of 16 days since Thanksgiving.

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