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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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Oct.
2021
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2022
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2022
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2021
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2022

U.S.

$0.142 $0.167 $0.166 $1.383 $1.739 $1.668

Northeast(1)

0.179 0.215 0.214 1.364 1.776 1.728

New England

0.213 0.265 0.265 1.681 2.146 2.217

Boston

0.228 0.289 0.291 1.397 2.006 2.088

Middle Atlantic

0.163 0.191 0.191 1.256 1.651 1.563

New York

0.214 0.245 0.235 1.426 1.770 1.770

Philadelphia

0.155 0.188 0.184 1.175 1.556 1.616

Midwest(2)

0.134 0.152 0.145 1.236 1.577 1.459

East North Central

0.142 0.155 0.155 1.180 1.552 1.483

Chicago

0.143 0.149 0.132 1.192 1.734 1.721

Detroit

0.184 0.188 0.188 1.099 1.439 1.460

West North Central

0.120 0.146 0.129 1.378 1.641 1.397

Minneapolis

0.153 0.191 0.169 1.433 1.692 1.374

St. Louis

0.111 0.164 0.128 1.115 1.395 1.414

South(3)

0.131 0.156 0.155 1.550 1.948 1.934

South Atlantic

0.128 0.148 0.149 1.575 1.866 1.933

Atlanta

           

Baltimore

0.135 0.149 0.163 1.683 2.055 1.761

Miami

0.121 0.163 0.163 2.479 2.868 2.923

Tampa

0.137 0.154 0.155        

Washington, D.C.

0.138 0.158 0.161 1.612 1.920 1.966

East South Central

0.130 0.141 0.138 1.454 1.881 1.715

West South Central

0.136 0.180 0.173 1.581 2.063 2.035

Dallas

0.153 0.199 0.199 1.870 2.310 2.399

Houston

  0.241 0.207 1.271 1.877 1.878

West(4)

0.157 0.173 0.185 1.536 1.834 1.782

Mountain

0.131 0.138 0.139 1.235 1.433 1.482

Denver

  0.157 0.157      

Phoenix

0.149 0.153 0.153 2.040 2.261 2.267

Pacific

0.169 0.190 0.211 1.626 1.965 1.885

Los Angeles

0.239 0.244 0.257 1.796 2.224 1.902

Riverside

0.238 0.238 0.260 1.730 2.119 1.814

San Diego

0.350 0.409 0.409 2.054 2.472 2.165

San Francisco

0.258 0.311 0.307 2.166 2.424 2.519

Seattle

0.116 0.118 0.118 1.192 1.264 1.263

Urban Alaska

0.201 0.194 0.196 1.106 1.130 1.135

Urban Hawaii

0.327 0.474 0.467 5.644 6.802 7.062

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
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U.S.

$3.477 $3.990 $4.130 $3.385 $3.881 $4.016 $3.730 $4.247 $4.362 $4.040 $4.732 $4.914

Northeast(1)

3.445 3.842 3.763 3.374 3.740 3.665 3.666 4.238 4.118 3.891 4.534 4.427

New England

3.356 3.659 3.600 3.287 3.542 3.491 3.571 4.129 4.000 3.786 4.443 4.337

Boston

3.324 3.887 3.728 3.255 3.779 3.622 3.529 4.324 4.134 3.752 4.612 4.442

Middle Atlantic

3.480 3.921 3.833 3.408 3.824 3.739 3.704 4.285 4.169 3.932 4.573 4.465

New York

3.488 3.832 3.732 3.417 3.729 3.633 3.728 4.239 4.106 3.925 4.523 4.396

Philadelphia

3.472 3.844 3.853 3.396 3.739 3.755 3.735 4.300 4.258 3.938 4.542 4.505

Midwest(2)

3.250 3.758 3.906 3.196 3.697 3.845 3.483 4.058 4.207 3.825 4.460 4.614

East North Central

3.304 3.826 4.028 3.246 3.760 3.961 3.584 4.194 4.396 3.933 4.584 4.799

Chicago

3.641 4.327 4.513 3.574 4.252 4.440 3.943 4.757 4.907 4.359 5.194 5.358

Detroit

3.345 4.035 4.147 3.285 3.964 4.072 3.652 4.439 4.572 3.991 4.843 5.004

West North Central

3.121 3.601 3.628 3.081 3.553 3.580 3.247 3.748 3.776 3.573 4.176 4.193

Minneapolis

3.131 3.775 3.811 3.087 3.724 3.762 3.326 4.038 4.053 3.608 4.364 4.385

St. Louis

3.150 3.505 3.486 3.110 3.456 3.440 3.335 3.786 3.736 3.580 4.073 4.021

South(3)

3.148 3.393 3.419 3.070 3.314 3.342 3.404 3.715 3.727 3.704 4.036 4.049

South Atlantic

3.247 3.493 3.476 3.166 3.411 3.397 3.521 3.837 3.801 3.823 4.153 4.119

Atlanta

3.207 3.360 3.307 3.129 3.279 3.228 3.452 3.665 3.599 3.764 4.023 3.954

Baltimore

3.324 3.548 3.732 3.245 3.458 3.645 3.628 3.992 4.131 3.883 4.262 4.426

Miami

3.322 3.592 3.452 3.249 3.512 3.374 3.572 3.957 3.789 3.845 4.230 4.072

Tampa

3.255 3.483 3.380 3.172 3.401 3.300 3.535 3.818 3.705 3.847 4.145 4.030

Washington, D.C.

3.371 3.766 3.767 3.285 3.670 3.673 3.721 4.232 4.204 3.972 4.532 4.515

East South Central

3.143 3.412 3.525 3.066 3.332 3.446 3.375 3.710 3.819 3.696 4.063 4.175

West South Central

2.986 3.215 3.275 2.913 3.140 3.201 3.225 3.512 3.559 3.511 3.824 3.873

Dallas

3.033 3.231 3.268 2.961 3.158 3.197 3.267 3.511 3.533 3.551 3.819 3.837

Houston

2.961 3.169 3.222 2.882 3.082 3.137 3.214 3.510 3.556 3.523 3.871 3.912

West(4)

4.152 5.112 5.543 4.075 5.033 5.464 4.283 5.275 5.708 4.441 5.439 5.876

Mountain

3.768 4.569 4.802 3.668 4.473 4.705 3.928 4.752 4.985 4.143 4.969 5.210

Denver

3.602 3.758 3.691 3.463 3.623 3.556 3.826 4.011 3.935 4.117 4.322 4.257

Phoenix

3.509 4.292 4.922 3.390 4.176 4.806 3.693 4.507 5.139 3.951 4.778 5.406

Pacific

4.292 5.318 5.825 4.222 5.246 5.753 4.412 5.472 5.979 4.549 5.618 6.128

Los Angeles

4.524 5.555 6.102 4.461 5.489 6.034 4.651 5.711 6.259 4.759 5.829 6.383

Riverside

4.459 5.464 6.000 4.392 5.391 5.925 4.580 5.623 6.170 4.706 5.768 6.312

San Diego

4.486 5.526 6.082 4.421 5.456 6.006 4.602 5.677 6.250 4.723 5.815 6.397

San Francisco

4.674 5.671 6.165 4.608 5.600 6.096 4.783 5.821 6.306 4.917 5.963 6.452

Seattle

4.068 4.949 5.429 3.990 4.875 5.358 4.202 5.084 5.555 4.359 5.261 5.729

Urban Alaska

3.767 4.807 5.306 5.215 3.681 4.718 5.215 5.487 3.879 4.977 5.487 5.687 4.087 5.178 5.687

Urban Hawaii

4.193 5.254 5.244 5.148 4.094 5.157 5.148 5.407 4.305 5.416 5.407 5.652 4.564 5.665 5.652

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.