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
Back
data
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019
Back
data
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019

U.S.

$0.134 $0.135 $0.135 $1.044 $1.048 $1.034

Northeast(1)

0.162 0.167 0.167 1.245 1.226 1.204

New England

0.194 0.204 0.204 1.600 1.482 1.472

Boston

0.225 0.234 0.234 1.720 1.507 1.507

Middle Atlantic

0.144 0.148 0.147 1.077 1.126 1.100

New York

0.203 0.201 0.197 1.212 1.255 1.209

Philadelphia

0.145 0.155 0.155 1.112 1.236 1.217

Midwest(2)

0.129 0.128 0.129 0.823 0.827 0.808

East North Central

0.134 0.133 0.134 0.788 0.809 0.795

Chicago

0.155 0.161 0.165 0.824 0.772 0.760

Detroit

0.165 0.147 0.147 0.733 0.844 0.856

West North Central

0.118 0.117 0.116 0.923 0.878 0.847

Minneapolis

0.148 0.152 0.148 0.771 0.768 0.722

St. Louis

0.109 0.103 0.103 1.113 1.007 0.998

South(3)

0.120 0.123 0.122 1.225 1.231 1.220

South Atlantic

0.122 0.124 0.124 1.347 1.389 1.390

Atlanta

0.108 0.113 0.113 1.641 1.749 1.762

Baltimore

0.130 0.129 0.131 1.152 1.109 1.095

Miami

0.119 0.120 0.121      

Tampa

0.126   0.129      

Washington, D.C.

0.126 0.128 0.127 1.159 1.260 1.290

East South Central

0.124 0.126 0.125 1.153 1.138 1.122

West South Central

0.114 0.118 0.116 1.105 1.083 1.061

Dallas

0.132 0.142 0.142 1.420 1.222 1.129

Houston

0.119 0.130 0.128 0.986 1.160 1.189

West(4)

0.153 0.152 0.152 1.132 1.125 1.122

Mountain

0.126 0.121 0.120 0.975 0.921 0.902

Denver

0.122 0.113 0.110 0.776 0.799 0.769

Phoenix

0.130 0.127 0.126 1.830 1.663 1.633

Pacific

0.165 0.165 0.166 1.201 1.217 1.220

Los Angeles

0.180 0.185 0.186 1.024 1.327 1.124

Riverside

0.211 0.209 0.210 1.062 1.364 1.227

San Diego

0.273 0.278 0.278 1.134 1.445 1.297

San Francisco

0.205 0.208 0.211 1.615 1.336 1.624

Seattle

0.114 0.110 0.112 1.078 1.012 1.018

Urban Alaska

0.174 0.231 0.233 1.135 1.088 1.088

Urban Hawaii

0.302 0.309 0.317 5.018 4.942 5.347

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.

Note: Empty cells indicate data are not available.
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
Area Average price, all grades Regular Mid Premium
Back
data
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019
Back
data
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019
Back
data
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019
Back
data
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019

U.S.

$2.795 $2.620 $2.894 $2.737 $2.564 $2.835 $3.029 $2.864 $3.146 $3.258 $3.079 $3.382

Northeast(1)

2.812 2.598 2.814 2.764 2.546 2.763 3.013 2.835 3.041 3.209 3.037 3.244

New England

2.726 2.503 2.705 2.685 2.454 2.658 2.897 2.730 2.917 3.073 2.916 3.105

Boston

2.731 2.524 2.691 2.688 2.473 2.645 2.921 2.754 2.900 3.086 2.941 3.079

Middle Atlantic

2.863 2.659 2.884 2.811 2.605 2.831 3.083 2.903 3.121 3.290 3.115 3.334

New York

2.814 2.628 2.839 2.762 2.572 2.787 3.070 2.913 3.081 3.251 3.089 3.277

Philadelphia

2.884 2.640 2.871 2.832 2.584 2.815 3.156 2.927 3.162 3.316 3.102 3.330

Midwest(2)

2.710 2.578 2.815 2.652 2.535 2.771 2.993 2.809 3.053 3.285 3.108 3.355

East North Central

2.738 2.577 2.823 2.670 2.528 2.774 3.050 2.829 3.073 3.378 3.163 3.411

Chicago

2.953 2.761 3.066 2.850 2.707 3.011 3.251 3.039 3.358 3.645 3.429 3.742

Detroit

2.718 2.576 2.831 2.671 2.527 2.782 2.974 2.874 3.132 3.320 3.181 3.448

West North Central

2.637 2.580 2.792 2.608 2.553 2.763 2.708 2.686 2.927 3.030 2.962 3.208

Minneapolis

2.556 2.542 2.764 2.526 2.505 2.724 2.641 2.729   2.938 2.970 3.224

St. Louis

2.585 2.355 2.627 2.548 2.316 2.589 2.822 2.634 2.858 2.964 2.750 3.015

South(3)

2.557 2.407 2.618 2.505 2.354 2.564 2.812 2.673 2.884 3.043 2.907 3.129

South Atlantic

2.652 2.503 2.714 2.599 2.449 2.659 2.930 2.802 3.009 3.136 3.005 3.226

Atlanta

2.623 2.404 2.684 2.569 2.350 2.631 2.845 2.682 2.936 3.094 2.899 3.172

Baltimore

2.693 2.493 2.702 2.642 2.444 2.648 2.961 2.882 3.114 3.126 2.928 3.185

Miami

2.725 2.616 2.822 2.673 2.557 2.767 3.000 2.935 3.118 3.164 3.174 3.336

Tampa

2.609 2.508 2.762 2.553 2.451 2.710 3.001 2.854 3.075 3.169 3.088 3.303

Washington, D.C.

2.777 2.596 2.829 2.723 2.536 2.769 3.122 3.031 3.252 3.282 3.145 3.386

East South Central

2.515 2.384 2.546 2.460 2.332 2.491 2.760 2.628 2.804 3.024 2.898 3.087

West South Central

2.462 2.284 2.524 2.412 2.233 2.474 2.689 2.521 2.761 2.934 2.770 3.014

Dallas

2.509 2.332 2.602 2.466 2.287 2.558 2.719 2.545 2.815 2.948 2.789 3.050

Houston

2.481 2.257 2.546 2.427 2.205 2.494 2.734 2.521 2.804 3.009 2.765 3.050

West(4)

3.227 2.987 3.421 3.181 2.939 3.373 3.376 3.161 3.600 3.474 3.244 3.682

Mountain

2.803 2.452 2.853 2.753 2.400 2.799 2.964 2.626 3.041 3.080 2.746 3.158

Denver

2.626 2.290 2.618 2.543 2.214 2.540 2.857 2.483 2.822 3.084 2.731 3.071

Phoenix

2.692 2.578 2.993 2.634 2.516 2.928 2.877 2.775 3.229 3.051 2.956 3.392

Pacific

3.417 3.213 3.661 3.374 3.169 3.617 3.569 3.379 3.828 3.646 3.447 3.894

Los Angeles

3.594 3.470 3.987 3.556 3.431 3.947 3.710 3.602 4.122 3.802 3.681 4.202

Riverside

3.566 3.267 3.764 3.526 3.221 3.718 3.731 3.457 3.942 3.766 3.494 3.994

San Diego

3.573 3.328 3.937 3.540 3.289 3.901 3.725 3.480 4.122 3.748 3.535 4.123

San Francisco

3.624 3.598 3.997 3.586 3.563 3.958 3.747 3.711 4.132 3.824 3.787 4.208

Seattle

3.197 2.930 3.345 3.150 2.876 3.295 3.418 3.192 3.610 3.442 3.208 3.602

Urban Alaska

3.151 2.736 3.252                  

Urban Hawaii

3.294 3.122 3.347                  

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.

Note: Empty cells indicate data are not available.