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Natural Gas Rates in Boston

^ Year over year, the average residential natural gas rate in Boston increased 6.72 percent. [Read More]

Natural Gas Usage in Boston

^ Boston residents used an estimated 278 million cubic feet of natural gas in July 2021. [Read More]

Natural Gas Customers in Boston

^ There are an estimated 175,997 residential natural gas customers in the city of Boston. [Read More]

Boston, MA Natural Gas Prices

Natural Gas Rates in Boston, MA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Boston

Residential natural gas prices in Boston, MA (based on Massachusetts data) averaged $16.84 per thousand cubic feet in July 2021. This average rate was approximately 15.5% less than the U.S. average rate of $19.94 per thousand cubic feet for residential customers in that month. [1]

Year over year, the average residential natural gas rate in Boston increased 6.72 percent, from $15.78 per thousand cubic feet in July 2020 to $16.84 per thousand cubic feet in July 2021. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in Boston

Boston, MA industrial natural gas prices in July 2021 (based on Massachusetts data) averaged $8.50 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 79.7% more than the average rate of $4.73 per thousand cubic feet in the United States overall that month. [1]

Year over year, the average industrial natural gas rate in Boston increased 13.64 percent, from $7.48 per thousand cubic feet in July 2020 to $8.50 per thousand cubic feet in July 2021. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in Boston, MA

Boston Natural Gas Customers

Boston Natural Gas Customers

An estimated 1,865,886 residential consumers use natural gas in Massachusetts, which is approximately 2.6% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the United States overall. [2]

Boston: There are an estimated 175,997 residential natural gas customers in the city of Boston. [3]


Residential Natural Gas Consumption in Boston

Natural Gas Usage in Boston

Residential natural gas usage in Massachusetts in July 2021 was 2,944 million cubic feet, or approximately 2.6% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 111,773 million cubic feet that month. [1]

Boston residents used an estimated 278 million cubic feet of natural gas in July 2021, or about 9 percent of the overall usage in Massachusetts that month. [3]


More Massachusetts Natural Gas Statistics

Massachusetts Industrial Natural Gas Consumers

  • Industrial Natural Gas Consumers in MA
    • An estimated 12,240 industrial consumers use natural gas in Massachusetts, which is about 6.7% of the total number of industrial natural gas consumers in the United States. [2]
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Massachusetts Share of Natural Gas Usage

Massachusetts Share of Natural Gas Usage

  • How MA Compares to the U.S.
    • Massachusetts accounted for 2.57% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2020. [2]
    • In 2020, Massachusetts accounted for 0.56% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the nation as a whole. [2]
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Massachusetts Industrial Natural Gas Prices

  • Industrial Natural Gas Prices in MA
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in the state of Massachusetts (as a whole) pay approximately 79.7% more than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall. [1]
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More about Boston

About Boston

Boston (Massachusetts) is a city in Suffolk County with a population of approximately 617,594. [4]

MA Natural Gas

Boston, MA Natural Gas

To learn more about natural gas rates in Boston, MA, or for more resources related to natural gas in Boston, 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