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Survey: These are the country's best gas station restrooms

Cleanest restrooms in the nation

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - When you hit the road for the summer driving season, you can forgo the extra toilet paper when making a pit stop.

GasBuddy finds gas station restrooms are getting cleaner year over year with the top-rated gas station brands in each state leading the charge.

According to GasBuddy ratings and reviews data, gas station restroom cleanliness ratings have improved 6% since 2017, with Utah-based Maverik flushing the competition by claiming the top spot in six states, the most out of any other brands.

Wawa and QuikTrip tied in second, leading in six states, followed by, Irving, Kwik Trip, Sheetz and Sinclair each topping the list in three states. The state with the highest gas station restroom ratings overall is Nebraska.

While Maverik captured the most states, Texas-based Buc-ee’s clenches the top spot with the highest-rated gas station restrooms in the nation.

These rankings were compiled from GasBuddy gas station ratings and reviews from Sept. 2016 - April 2019:

  • Alaska - Holiday
  • Alabama - MAPCO
  • Arkansas - Kum & Go
  • Arizona - Maverik
  • California - Rotten Robbie
  • Colorado - Maverik
  • Connecticut - Cumberland Farms
  • Delaware - Wawa
  • Florida - Wawa
  • Georgia - QuikTrip
  • Iowa - Kwik Trip
  • Idaho - Maverik
  • Illinois - Kelley's Market
  • Indiana - Casey's General Store
  • Kansas - QuikTrip
  • Kentucky - Pilot
  • Louisiana - RaceTrac
  • Massachusetts - Pride
  • Maryland - Wawa
  • Maine - Irving
  • Michigan - Holiday
  • Minnesota - Kwik Trip
  • Missouri - Hy-Vee
  • Mississippi - Murphy USA
  • Montana - Sinclair
  • North Carolina - QuikTrip
  • North Dakota - Sinclair
  • Nebraska - Bucky's
  • New Hampshire - Irving
  • New Jersey - Wawa
  • New Mexico - Chevron
  • Nevada - Maverik
  • New York - Stewart's Shops
  • Ohio - Sheetz
  • Oklahoma - Casey's General Store
  • Oregon - Sinclair
  • Pennsylvania - Wawa
  • Rhode Island - Cumberland Farms
  • South Carolina - QuikTrip
  • South Dakota - Shell
  • Tennessee - Speedway
  • Texas - Buc-ee's
  • Utah - Maverik
  • Virginia - Wawa
  • Vermont - Irving
  • Washington - Mobil
  • Washington D.C. - BP
  • Wisconsin - Kwik Trip
  • West Virginia - Sheetz
  • Wyoming - Maverik
  • Hawaii - Aloha Petroleum

“The reputation of gas station restrooms has cleaned up significantly in the past three years, with brands making concentrated efforts to make their facilities sparkle,” said Frank Beard, convenience store and retail trends analyst at GasBuddy. “In fact, companies like Maverik and Sinclair respectively doubled and tripled their share of states with the top-rated restrooms in the span of a year, further proving the competition is overflowing at gas station restrooms nationwide.”

Clean, quality restrooms continue to be a concern for motorists on the road. According to the 2019 summer travel survey, 40% of travelers fear needing to use the restroom but not knowing where to find a clean one, an increase of 3% from the previous year.

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