Looking for cheaper gas? Here’s how to check gas prices in southern Johnson County

Johnson Countians are paying more for gas than they have in recent years. And while the county's average price per gallon remains well below state and national averages, the Post put together a map to help you find the most affordable prices near you. Photo credit Kyle Palmer.

Gas prices continue to soar across the country, including in Kansas and Johnson County.

It’s a national — and international — issue. One of the main reasons for the spike is the cost of crude oil, “which has been rising over the past year,” AP News reports.