TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – The average price for a gallon of gas in Vigo County jumped overnight to $5.06 a gallon according to AAA. It’s the first time in history that the county-wide average has reached the $5 a gallon mark.

The statewide average in Indiana Tuesday morning is $5.15 a gallon.

Vigo: $5.06

Sullivan: $4.95

Knox: $5.13

Clay: $5.03

Putnam: $5.16

While prices at the pump continue to rise daily, experts warn things could only get worse as we move into the busy summer travel season, which will drive up demand for gas. The higher demand will likely result in high prices to fill up your tank.