According to AAA Michigan, state motorists will find the average gas price rose almost seven cents in the first week of the new year. Michigan's current statewide average is just over $3.30 per gallon.

Gas prices in and around the Flint area are averaging slightly less at $3.27 per gallon.

AAA surveys 2,800 Michigan gas stations daily. For more information, visit www.fuelgaugereport.com. To find the cheapest gas nationwide, go to AAA.com and look for AAA Fuel Price Finder.