Average Energy Prices for the U.S., 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.

$0.135 $0.136 $0.135 $1.054 $1.051 $1.048

Northeast(1)

0.165 0.169 0.167 1.252 1.207 1.226

New England

0.194 0.205 0.204 1.610 1.470 1.482

Boston

0.228 0.233 0.234 1.720 1.507 1.507

Middle Atlantic

0.148 0.150 0.148 1.083 1.104 1.126

New York

0.206 0.196 0.201 1.225 1.296 1.255

Philadelphia

0.145 0.155 0.155 1.138 1.158 1.236

Midwest(2)

0.129 0.128 0.128 0.841 0.842 0.827

East North Central

0.135 0.134 0.133 0.806 0.825 0.809

Chicago

0.157 0.161 0.161 0.811 0.816 0.772

Detroit

0.164 0.147 0.147 0.757 0.857 0.844

West North Central

0.117 0.116 0.117 0.939 0.890 0.878

Minneapolis

0.146 0.147 0.152 0.824 0.804 0.768

St. Louis

0.110 0.103 0.103 1.103 1.017 1.007

South(3)

0.121 0.123 0.123 1.262 1.238 1.231

South Atlantic

0.122 0.124 0.124 1.346 1.404 1.389

Atlanta

0.109 0.110 0.113 1.648 1.757 1.749

Baltimore

0.129 0.129 0.129 1.088 1.141 1.109

Miami

0.119 0.120 0.120      

Tampa

0.126 0.127        

Washington, D.C.

0.125 0.126 0.128 1.139 1.281 1.260

East South Central

0.126 0.126 0.126 1.241 1.178 1.138

West South Central

0.115 0.119 0.118 1.163 1.067 1.083

Dallas

0.124 0.141 0.142 1.498   1.222

Houston

0.118 0.135 0.130 0.971 1.160 1.160

West(4)

0.153 0.151 0.152 1.107 1.121 1.125

Mountain

0.122 0.121 0.121 1.012 0.932 0.921

Denver

0.120 0.113 0.113 0.846 0.844 0.799

Phoenix

0.130 0.127 0.127 1.832 1.683 1.663

Pacific

0.167 0.164 0.165 1.149 1.205 1.217

Los Angeles

0.181 0.183 0.185 1.096 1.260 1.327

Riverside

0.212 0.211 0.209 1.133 1.299 1.364

San Diego

0.274 0.265 0.278 1.202 1.382 1.445

San Francisco

0.212 0.206 0.208 1.339 1.405 1.336

Seattle

0.111 0.110 0.110 1.078 0.987 1.012

Urban Alaska

0.188 0.231 0.231 1.135 1.088 1.088

Urban Hawaii

0.304 0.295 0.309 3.988 4.813 4.942

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
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U.S.

$2.631 $2.412 $2.620 $2.572 $2.353 $2.564 $2.874 $2.664 $2.864 $3.101 $2.901 $3.079

Northeast(1)

2.659 2.431 2.598 2.608 2.377 2.546 2.886 2.685 2.835 3.076 2.885 3.037

New England

2.553 2.317 2.503 2.507 2.266 2.454 2.774 2.570 2.730 2.936 2.745 2.916

Boston

2.592 2.422 2.524 2.545 2.370 2.473 2.819 2.680 2.754 2.975 2.849 2.941

Middle Atlantic

2.723 2.505 2.659 2.671 2.449 2.605 2.954 2.760 2.903 3.160 2.976 3.115

New York

2.682 2.477 2.628 2.629 2.418 2.572 2.955 2.788 2.913 3.126 2.968 3.089

Philadelphia

2.660 2.457 2.640 2.605 2.401 2.584 2.944 2.747 2.927 3.116 2.918 3.102

Midwest(2)

2.565 2.309 2.578 2.507 2.264 2.535 2.843 2.549 2.809 3.145 2.848 3.108

East North Central

2.578 2.318 2.577 2.509 2.268 2.528 2.891 2.581 2.829 3.221 2.906 3.163

Chicago

2.742 2.411 2.761 2.636 2.358 2.707 3.054 2.695 3.039 3.452 3.065 3.429

Detroit

2.573 2.294 2.576 2.524 2.244 2.527 2.850 2.603 2.874 3.199 2.920 3.181

West North Central

2.530 2.283 2.580 2.501 2.255 2.553 2.604 2.371 2.686 2.941 2.692 2.962

Minneapolis

2.558 2.253 2.542 2.528 2.216 2.505 2.634 2.386 2.729 2.941 2.688 2.970

St. Louis

2.316 2.070 2.355 2.279 2.031 2.316 2.535 2.349 2.634 2.698 2.457 2.750

South(3)

2.404 2.145 2.407 2.350 2.090 2.354 2.673 2.423 2.673 2.906 2.665 2.907

South Atlantic

2.496 2.248 2.503 2.441 2.192 2.449 2.792 2.559 2.802 2.991 2.773 3.005

Atlanta

2.472 2.202 2.404 2.417 2.150 2.350 2.715 2.451 2.682 2.939 2.677 2.899

Baltimore

2.498 2.221 2.493 2.442 2.165 2.444 2.832 2.635 2.882 2.965 2.720 2.928

Miami

2.566 2.338 2.616 2.509 2.274 2.557 2.899 2.703 2.935 3.040 2.939 3.174

Tampa

2.498 2.300 2.508 2.435 2.239 2.451 2.947 2.682 2.854 3.128 2.919 3.088

Washington, D.C.

2.635 2.406 2.596 2.577 2.344 2.536 3.002 2.847 3.031 3.168 2.975 3.145

East South Central

2.368 2.144 2.384 2.312 2.090 2.332 2.618 2.400 2.628 2.892 2.671 2.898

West South Central

2.310 1.996 2.284 2.257 1.943 2.233 2.550 2.246 2.521 2.804 2.504 2.770

Dallas

2.332 2.031 2.332 2.288 1.986 2.287 2.541 2.242 2.545 2.783 2.486 2.789

Houston

2.284 1.957 2.257 2.226 1.898 2.205 2.571 2.271 2.521 2.847 2.532 2.765

West(4)

3.020 2.881 2.987 2.973 2.832 2.939 3.177 3.062 3.161 3.278 3.140 3.244

Mountain

2.491 2.318 2.452 2.436 2.265 2.400 2.661 2.494 2.626 2.804 2.617 2.746

Denver

2.458 2.003 2.290 2.377 1.926 2.214 2.678 2.189 2.483 2.917 2.452 2.731

Phoenix

2.396 2.450 2.578 2.336 2.387 2.516 2.594 2.660 2.775 2.765 2.834 2.956

Pacific

3.257 3.119 3.213 3.214 3.074 3.169 3.418 3.293 3.379 3.483 3.352 3.447

Los Angeles

3.469 3.315 3.470 3.431 3.277 3.431 3.588 3.440 3.602 3.677 3.524 3.681

Riverside

3.436 3.128 3.267 3.396 3.083 3.221 3.605 3.299 3.457 3.636 3.352 3.494

San Diego

3.428 3.283 3.328 3.394 3.246 3.289 3.578 3.427 3.480 3.603 3.479 3.535

San Francisco

3.494 3.478 3.598 3.456 3.442 3.563 3.628 3.618 3.711 3.694 3.666 3.787

Seattle

3.023 2.859 2.930 2.979 2.806 2.876 3.240 3.121 3.192 3.246 3.132 3.208

Urban Alaska

2.980 2.719 2.736                  

Urban Hawaii

3.226 3.026 3.122                  

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.