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Natural Gas Rates in CA

^ Residential natural gas prices in California in September 2019 averaged $13.01 per thousand cubic feet, about 27% less than the average U.S. rate [Read More]

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Natural Gas Customers in CA

^ California has an estimated 11,025,789 residential natural gas consumers, or approximately 15.8% of the total number in the nation [Read More]

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Natural Gas Rates in California

Residential Natural Gas Rates in California

Residential natural gas prices in California in September 2019 averaged $13.01 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 27% less than the national average rate of $17.81 per thousand cubic feet (September 2019). [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in California

In September 2019, industrial natural gas prices in California averaged $6.89 per thousand cubic feet, or about 105.7% more than the average rate of $3.35 per thousand cubic feet in the U.S. overall that month. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in California

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in California

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in California

Residential natural gas usage in CA in September 2019 was 18,473 million cubic feet, or approximately 16.8% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 109,919 million cubic feet that month. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Consumption in California

In September 2019, industrial natural gas usage in CA totaled 66,403 million cubic feet, which was about 10.3% of the industrial natural gas used in the U.S. in its entirety (642,330 million cubic feet) that month. [1]

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More California Natural Gas Statistics

California Natural Gas Consumers

California Natural Gas Consumers

  • Natural Gas Consumers in CA [2]
    • An estimated 11,025,789 residential consumers use natural gas in CA, which is about 15.8% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the U.S.
    • There are an estimated 36,060 industrial natural gas consumers in CA, or approximately 19.5% of the total number of industrial natural gas consumers in the U.S overall.

California Share of Natural Gas Usage

  • How CA Compares to the U.S. [3]
    • California accounted for 9.77% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017.
    • In 2017, California accounted for 9.57% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the United States.
    • The state of California accounted for 7.06% of total commercial deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2018.

California Natural Gas Prices

  • Natural Gas Prices in CA [1]
    • Residential natural gas consumers in the state of California (as a whole) pay approximately 27% less than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall.
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in California pay about 105.7% more than the average industrial natural gas rate in the United States overall.

Household Income in California

Household Income: CA vs. Nation

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Summary for California


  • How Household Income in California Compares to the U.S.
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  • How Residential Natural Gas Prices in CA Compare to the U.S.
    • In September 2019, residential natural gas prices in California averaged approximately $13.01 per thousand cubic feet, which was about 27 percent less than the average residenial cost in the United States overall ($17.81 per thousand cubic feet). [1]

Income Breakdown in California [4]

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More about California

About California

The state of California ranks 1st in the United States with an approximate population of 37,253,956. [4]

CA Gas Rates

Natural Gas in CA

To learn more about natural gas rates in California, or for additional resources related to natural gas (or other utilities) in CA, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.


Did you know?

Five states accounted for about 40% of total U.S. natural gas consumption in 2013: Texas, California, Louisiana, Florida, & New York.

California Cities

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References

1. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

2. ^ U.S. Department of Energy

3. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

4. ^ United States Census Bureau