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Natural Gas Rates in Chicago

^ Year over year, the average residential natural gas rate in Chicago increased 7.2 percent. [Read More]

Natural Gas Usage in Chicago

^ Chicago residents used an estimated 13,285 million cubic feet of natural gas in December 2018. [Read More]

Natural Gas Customers in Chicago

^ There are an estimated 820,104 residential natural gas customers in the city of Chicago. [Read More]

Chicago, IL Natural Gas Prices

Natural Gas Rates in Chicago, IL

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Chicago

Residential natural gas prices in Chicago, IL (based on Illinois data) averaged $7.30 per thousand cubic feet in December 2018. This average rate was approximately 24.2% less than the U.S. average rate of $9.63 per thousand cubic feet for residential customers in that month. [1]

Year over year, the average residential natural gas rate in Chicago increased 7.2 percent, from $6.81 per thousand cubic feet in December 2017 to $7.30 per thousand cubic feet in December 2018. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in Chicago

Chicago, IL industrial natural gas prices in December 2018 (based on Illinois data) averaged $5.36 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 1.8% less than the average rate of $5.46 per thousand cubic feet in the United States overall that month. [1]

Year over year, the average industrial natural gas rate in Chicago increased 10.29 percent, from $4.86 per thousand cubic feet in December 2017 to $5.36 per thousand cubic feet in December 2018. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in Chicago, IL

Chicago Natural Gas Customers

Chicago Natural Gas Customers

An estimated 3,903,569 residential consumers use natural gas in Illinois, which is approximately 5.7% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the United States overall. [2]

Chicago: There are an estimated 820,104 residential natural gas customers in the city of Chicago. [3]


Residential Natural Gas Consumption in Chicago

Natural Gas Usage in Chicago

Residential natural gas usage in Illinois in December 2018 was 63,233 million cubic feet, or approximately 8.2% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 768,744 million cubic feet that month. [1]

Chicago residents used an estimated 13,285 million cubic feet of natural gas in December 2018, or about 21 percent of the overall usage in Illinois that month. [3]


More Illinois Natural Gas Statistics

Illinois Industrial Natural Gas Consumers

  • Industrial Natural Gas Consumers in IL
    • An estimated 22,970 industrial consumers use natural gas in Illinois, which is about 12.4% of the total number of industrial natural gas consumers in the United States. [2]
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Illinois Share of Natural Gas Usage

Illinois Share of Natural Gas Usage

  • How IL Compares to the U.S.
    • Illinois accounted for 8.56% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017. [2]
    • In 2017, Illinois accounted for 3.26% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the nation as a whole. [2]
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Illinois Industrial Natural Gas Prices

  • Industrial Natural Gas Prices in IL
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in the state of Illinois (as a whole) pay approximately 1.8% less than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall. [1]
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Household Income in Chicago, IL

Income: Chicago vs. Nation [4]

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Summary for Chicago, IL


  • How Household Income in Chicago, IL Compares to the U.S.
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  • How Residential Natural Gas Prices in Chicago, IL Compare to the U.S.
    • Residential natural gas prices in Chicago (based on IL data) averaged about $7.30 per thousand cubic feet in December 2018, or about 24.2 percent less than the average residenial cost of $9.63 per thousand cubic feet in the United States in its entirety. [1]

Chicago, IL Income Breakdown [4]

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More about Chicago

About Chicago

Chicago (Illinois) is a city in Cook County with a population of approximately 2,695,598. [4]

IL Natural Gas

Chicago, IL Natural Gas

To learn more about natural gas rates in Chicago, IL, or for more resources related to natural gas in Chicago, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

The U.S. used 26.13 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of natural gas in 2013, which equals about 27% of total U.S. energy use.

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References

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

2. ^ U.S. Department of Energy

3. ^ EIA & United States Census Bureau

4. ^ United States Census Bureau