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Natural Gas Rates in New Bedford

^ Year over year, the average residential natural gas rate in New Bedford increased 2.88 percent. [Read More]

Natural Gas Usage in New Bedford

^ New Bedford residents used an estimated 35 million cubic feet of natural gas in August 2018. [Read More]

Natural Gas Customers in New Bedford

^ There are an estimated 21,938 residential natural gas customers in the city of New Bedford. [Read More]

New Bedford, MA Natural Gas Prices

Natural Gas Rates in New Bedford, MA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Bedford

Residential natural gas prices in New Bedford, MA (based on Massachusetts data) averaged $16.41 per thousand cubic feet in August 2018. This average rate was approximately 11.9% less than the U.S. average rate of $18.63 per thousand cubic feet for residential customers in that month. [1]

Year over year, the average residential natural gas rate in New Bedford increased 2.88 percent, from $15.95 per thousand cubic feet in August 2017 to $16.41 per thousand cubic feet in August 2018. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in New Bedford

New Bedford, MA industrial natural gas prices in August 2018 (based on Massachusetts data) averaged $7.47 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 100.3% more than the average rate of $3.73 per thousand cubic feet in the United States overall that month. [1]

Year over year, the average industrial natural gas rate in New Bedford increased 2.89 percent, from $7.26 per thousand cubic feet in August 2017 to $7.47 per thousand cubic feet in August 2018. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in New Bedford, MA

New Bedford Natural Gas Customers

New Bedford Natural Gas Customers

An estimated 1,510,872 residential consumers use natural gas in Massachusetts, which is approximately 2.2% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the United States overall. [2]

New Bedford: There are an estimated 21,938 residential natural gas customers in the city of New Bedford. [3]


Residential Natural Gas Consumption in New Bedford

Natural Gas Usage in New Bedford

Residential natural gas usage in Massachusetts in August 2018 was 2,381 million cubic feet, or approximately 2.4% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 98,905 million cubic feet that month. [1]

New Bedford residents used an estimated 35 million cubic feet of natural gas in August 2018, or about 1 percent of the overall usage in Massachusetts that month. [3]


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Massachusetts Industrial Natural Gas Consumers

  • Industrial Natural Gas Consumers in MA
    • An estimated 11,196 industrial consumers use natural gas in Massachusetts, which is about 6% 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 2.75% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017. [2]
    • In 2017, Massachusetts accounted for 0.59% 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 100.3% more than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall. [1]
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Household Income in New Bedford, MA

Income: New Bedford vs. Nation [4]

The city of New Bedford has a median household income of $12,935, versus $58,283 for the U.S.[4]


Summary for New Bedford, MA


  • How Household Income in New Bedford, MA Compares to the U.S.
    • The median household income in New Bedford (Massachusetts) of $12,935 is approximately 78 percent less than the $58,283 median income for the United States overall. [4]
  • How Residential Natural Gas Prices in New Bedford, MA Compare to the U.S.
    • Residential natural gas prices in New Bedford (based on MA data) averaged about $16.41 per thousand cubic feet in August 2018, or about 11.9 percent less than the average residenial cost of $18.63 per thousand cubic feet in the United States in its entirety. [1]

New Bedford, MA Income Breakdown [4]

About 13 percent of New Bedford households have incomes below poverty level.[4]


More about New Bedford

About New Bedford

New Bedford (Massachusetts) is a city in Bristol County with a population of approximately 95,072. [4]

MA Natural Gas

New Bedford, MA Natural Gas

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

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

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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