Public Policy Institute of New York State, Inc.

Just the Facts - Key Economic and Social Indicators for New York State

AVERAGE PRICE OF NATURAL GAS (per 1,000 cubic feet)

Rank by industrial price State

Average

Industrial Price

Rank

Average

Commercial price

Rank

Average Residential

price

1
Hawaii $12.40 1 $ 20.23 1 $25.83
2
Massachusetts $11.40 3 $ 11.86 5 $13.32
3
Maine $10.60 2 $ 12.47 3 $13.64
4
Maryland $10.11 22 $ 8.96 14 $11.35
5
Indiana $9.52 32 $ 8.27 27 $9.67
6
Rhode Island $9.13 6 $ 11.08 7 $12.43
7
Ohio $9.10 23 $ 8.81 26 $9.74
8
Pennsylvania $9.00 10 $ 10.12 13 $11.43
9
New Jersey $8.64 21 $ 9.03 16 $11.16
10
Missouri $8.55 17 $ 9.60 22 $10.03
11
NEW YORK $8.51 16 $ 9.63 12 $11.46
12
Florida $8.46 5 $ 11.24 2 $16.77
13
Nevada $8.32 39 $ 7.69 34 $8.94
14
Montana $8.18 25 $ 8.55 38 $8.64
15
Illinois $7.70 30 $ 8.29 37 $8.67
16
Virginia $7.66 13 $ 9.74 6 $12.51
17
Wisconsin $7.66 29 $ 8.40 29 $9.55
18
California $7.60 28 $ 8.43 30 $9.45
19
North Carolina $7.56 12 $ 9.76 11 $11.48
20
Georgia $7.53 11 $ 10.09 8 $12.38
21
New Mexico $7.41 43 $ 7.44 40 $8.54
22
Arkansas $7.37 33 $ 8.20 17 $10.66
23
South Carolina $7.32 9 $ 10.21 10 $11.69
24
Kentucky $7.25 15 $ 9.70 20 $10.23
25
Alabama $7.16 7 $ 10.56 9 $12.16
26
Delaware $7.15 8 $ 10.56 NA
27
Arizona $7.14 34 $ 8.11 15 $11.24
28
West Virginia $7.13 18 $ 9.58 21 $10.17
29
Iowa $7.03 35 $ 8.11 33 $9.19
30
Mississippi $6.99 31 $ 8.29 25 $9.85
31
Idaho $6.62 37 $ 7.98 39 $8.57
32
Michigan $6.59 41 $ 7.52 43 $7.80
33
Kansas $6.42 14 $ 9.73 23 $10.00
34
Minnesota $6.36 36 $ 8.05 35 $8.83
35
Nebraska $6.24 44 $ 7.33 41 $8.19
36
South Dakota $6.15 40 $ 7.66 36 $8.78
37
Tennessee $6.14 24 $ 8.77 28 $9.64
38
Louisiana $6.03 20 $ 9.03 24 $9.92
39
North Dakota $5.95 42 $ 7.49 42 $8.10
40
Oregon $5.90 26 $ 8.53 19 $10.36
41
Utah $5.77 48 $ 6.40 47 $7.60
42
Vermont $5.73 27 $ 8.52 18 $10.37
43
Wyoming $5.57 47 $ 6.58 44 $7.77
44
Texas $5.56 38 $ 7.74 32 $9.21
45
Alaska $2.03 49 $ 4.42 48 $4.68
Colorado NA 45 $ 6.98 45 $7.74
Connecticut NA 4 $ 11.32 4 $13.43
New Hampshire NA NA NA
Oklahoma NA 19 $ 9.25 31 $9.41
Washington NA 46 $ 6.78 46 $7.65
U.S. total/average $6.23 $ 8.87 $10.03
N.Y.S. above/below avg. 37% 9% 14%
Source: Energy Information Administration