Average energy prices for the United States, regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas

Household energy
Area Electricity, price per kWh Utility (piped) gas, price per therm
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U.S.

$0.139 $0.139 $0.140 $1.038 $1.035 $1.029

Northeast(1)

0.167 0.167 0.164 1.124 1.156 1.133

New England

0.193 0.205 0.194 1.218 1.337 1.304

Boston

0.213 0.225 0.215 1.128 1.192 1.132

Middle Atlantic

0.153 0.147 0.149 1.087 1.085 1.065

New York

0.216 0.211 0.207 1.258 1.196 1.184

Philadelphia

0.155 0.156 0.156 1.096 1.198 1.199

Midwest(2)

0.138 0.138 0.140 0.825 0.808 0.786

East North Central

0.137 0.139 0.140 0.789 0.801 0.778

Chicago

0.158 0.161 0.157 0.834 0.812 0.799

Detroit

0.161 0.158 0.173 0.846 0.874 0.863

West North Central

0.141 0.135 0.138 0.927 0.830 0.810

Minneapolis

0.170 0.161 0.166 0.862 0.759 0.730

St. Louis

0.144 0.140 0.139 1.025 1.002 0.997

South(3)

0.124 0.125 0.126 1.223 1.251 1.253

South Atlantic

0.127 0.127 0.130 1.330 1.408 1.395

Atlanta

0.142 0.125 0.143 1.613 1.759 1.745

Baltimore

0.124 0.118 0.118 1.025 1.164 1.044

Miami

0.118 0.121 0.121      

Tampa

0.126 0.129 0.129      

Washington, D.C.

0.131 0.132 0.131 1.088 1.272 1.256

East South Central

0.127 0.128 0.128 1.142 1.180 1.149

West South Central

0.120 0.121 0.120 1.132 1.093 1.132

Dallas

0.142 0.142 0.142 1.358 1.119 1.238

Houston

0.125 0.127 0.122 1.172 1.160 1.160

West(4)

0.156 0.157 0.158 1.186 1.145 1.177

Mountain

0.135 0.131 0.133 0.950 0.912 0.932

Denver

0.126 0.121 0.121 0.800 0.699 0.734

Phoenix

0.153 0.147 0.152 1.800 1.625 1.606

Pacific

0.165 0.170 0.170 1.292 1.249 1.286

Los Angeles

0.182 0.189 0.191 1.358 1.268 1.308

Riverside

0.197 0.192 0.192 1.347 1.325 1.362

San Diego

0.321 0.313 0.313 1.360 1.348 1.384

San Francisco

0.211 0.221 0.222 1.515 1.520 1.597

Seattle

0.111 0.112 0.111 1.086 0.999 0.999

Urban Alaska

0.203 0.233 0.219 1.088 1.088 1.146

Urban Hawaii

0.317 0.327 0.322 4.925 5.679 5.049

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes the New England and Middle Atlantic divisions.
The New England division includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
The Middle Atlantic division includes New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
(2) The Midwest region includes the East North Central and West North Central divisions.
The East North Central division includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
The West North Central division includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
(3) The South region includes the South Atlantic, East South Central, and West South Central divisions.
The South Atlantic division includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The East South Central division includes Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
The West South Central division includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.
(4) The West region includes the Mountain and Pacific divisions.
The Mountain division includes Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Pacific division includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

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The average price per kilowatt-hour represents the total bill divided by the kilowatt-hour usage. The total bill is the sum of all items applicable to all consumers appearing on an electricity bill including, but not limited to, variable rates per kWh, fixed costs, taxes, surcharges, and credits. This calculation also applies to the average price per therm for utility (piped) gas.

Gasoline, price per gallon
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$2.930 $2.814 $2.836 $2.873 $2.752 $2.776 $3.166 $3.080 $3.111 $3.399 $3.328 $3.327

Northeast(1)

2.957 2.781 2.819 2.908 2.729 2.767 3.189 3.031 3.060 3.369 3.220 3.253

New England

2.879 2.652 2.702 2.833 2.604 2.656 3.101 2.907 2.937 3.254 3.054 3.090

Boston

2.906 2.728 2.725 2.862 2.679 2.676 3.107 2.961 2.964 3.272 3.135 3.132

Middle Atlantic

3.010 2.865 2.894 2.958 2.810 2.838 3.252 3.112 3.140 3.447 3.327 3.358

New York

3.003 2.912 2.902 2.950 2.858 2.848 3.274 3.177 3.164 3.438 3.370 3.356

Philadelphia

2.986 2.824 2.855 2.931 2.766 2.797 3.279 3.146 3.168 3.448 3.294 3.334

Midwest(2)

2.868 2.739 2.814 2.823 2.696 2.768 3.106 2.978 3.098 3.409 3.275 3.369

East North Central

2.894 2.743 2.852 2.844 2.695 2.802 3.147 3.003 3.128 3.490 3.321 3.456

Chicago

2.998 2.994 3.095 2.943 2.939 3.039 3.271 3.287 3.382 3.686 3.673 3.776

Detroit

2.968 2.746 2.918 2.918 2.695 2.868 3.271 3.056 3.221 3.597 3.373 3.547

West North Central

2.808 2.728 2.704 2.775 2.699 2.673 2.968 2.825 2.914 3.224 3.145 3.127

Minneapolis

2.806 2.672 2.668 2.769 2.635 2.629 2.967     3.221 3.096 3.109

St. Louis

2.734 2.546 2.672 2.694 2.507 2.634 2.986 2.784 2.953 3.128 2.951 3.043

South(3)

2.661 2.450 2.534 2.607 2.395 2.480 2.918 2.717 2.802 3.169 2.967 3.047

South Atlantic

2.745 2.548 2.634 2.690 2.491 2.579 3.027 2.851 2.930 3.254 3.078 3.151

Atlanta

2.744 2.526 2.679 2.687 2.472 2.625 3.000 2.791 2.937 3.230 3.014 3.173

Baltimore

2.824 2.595 2.687 2.768 2.538 2.633 3.207 3.005 3.065 3.329 3.102 3.173

Miami

2.832 2.619 2.705 2.774 2.560 2.649 3.143 2.961 3.032 3.383 3.169 3.231

Tampa

2.715 2.588 2.638 2.658 2.533 2.590 3.045 2.924 2.907 3.304 3.154 3.134

Washington, D.C.

2.932 2.790 2.805 2.874 2.728 2.745 3.307 3.196 3.227 3.473 3.365 3.359

East South Central

2.608 2.378 2.460 2.553 2.326 2.407 2.848 2.608 2.698 3.125 2.887 2.971

West South Central

2.589 2.353 2.435 2.538 2.301 2.382 2.826 2.596 2.689 3.089 2.856 2.944

Dallas

2.623 2.399 2.549 2.578 2.353 2.503 2.852 2.623 2.788 3.074 2.871 3.015

Houston

2.640 2.427 2.487 2.583 2.370 2.429 2.931 2.711 2.791 3.189 2.984 3.051

West(4)

3.349 3.456 3.331 3.301 3.405 3.279 3.517 3.648 3.521 3.607 3.726 3.603

Mountain

2.992 3.058 2.864 2.937 3.001 2.807 3.177 3.267 3.060 3.300 3.374 3.186

Denver

2.797 2.722 2.595 2.710 2.644 2.517 3.027 2.930 2.797 3.289 3.174 3.050

Phoenix

2.968 3.042 2.813 2.904 2.976 2.744 3.209 3.277 3.000 3.350 3.445 3.240

Pacific

3.511 3.628 3.531 3.468 3.581 3.484 3.678 3.809 3.714 3.742 3.869 3.772

Los Angeles

3.633 3.741 3.689 3.595 3.700 3.647 3.754 3.883 3.832 3.840 3.962 3.919

Riverside

3.503 3.667 3.553 3.459 3.621 3.507 3.670 3.881 3.757 3.722 3.887 3.781

San Diego

3.643 3.850 3.773 3.605 3.810 3.732 3.807 4.045 3.988 3.838 4.056 3.982

San Francisco

3.790 3.825 3.712 3.748 3.775 3.659 3.956 4.001 3.893 4.013 4.034 3.930

Seattle

3.311 3.410 3.286 3.260 3.357 3.232 3.569 3.672 3.538 3.575 3.690 3.566

Urban Alaska

3.291 3.262 3.084                  

Urban Hawaii

3.428 3.340 3.397                  

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes the New England and Middle Atlantic divisions.
The New England division includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
The Middle Atlantic division includes New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
(2) The Midwest region includes the East North Central and West North Central divisions.
The East North Central division includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
The West North Central division includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
(3) The South region includes the South Atlantic, East South Central, and West South Central divisions.
The South Atlantic division includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The East South Central division includes Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
The West South Central division includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.
(4) The West region includes the Mountain and Pacific divisions.
The Mountain division includes Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Pacific division includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

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