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^ Residential natural gas prices in Mississippi in August 2018 averaged $17.72 per thousand cubic feet, about 4.9% less than the average U.S. rate [Read More]

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Natural Gas Customers in MS

^ Mississippi has an estimated 464,330 residential natural gas consumers, or approximately 0.7% of the total number in the nation [Read More]

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Natural Gas Rates in Mississippi

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Mississippi

Residential natural gas prices in Mississippi in August 2018 averaged $17.72 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 4.9% less than the national average rate of $18.63 per thousand cubic feet (August 2018). [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in Mississippi

In August 2018, industrial natural gas prices in Mississippi averaged $4.71 per thousand cubic feet, or about 26.3% more than the average rate of $3.73 per thousand cubic feet in the U.S. overall that month. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in Mississippi

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in Mississippi

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in Mississippi

Residential natural gas usage in MS in August 2018 was 560 million cubic feet, or approximately 0.6% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 98,905 million cubic feet that month. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Consumption in Mississippi

In August 2018, industrial natural gas usage in MS totaled 11,087 million cubic feet, which was about 1.7% of the industrial natural gas used in the U.S. in its entirety (655,334 million cubic feet) that month. [1]

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More Mississippi Natural Gas Statistics

Mississippi Natural Gas Consumers

Mississippi Natural Gas Consumers

  • Natural Gas Consumers in MS [2]
    • An estimated 464,330 residential consumers use natural gas in MS, which is about 0.7% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the U.S.
    • There are an estimated 963 industrial natural gas consumers in MS, or approximately 0.5% of the total number of industrial natural gas consumers in the U.S overall.

Mississippi Share of Natural Gas Usage

  • How MS Compares to the U.S. [3]
    • Mississippi accounted for 0.42% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017.
    • In 2017, Mississippi accounted for 1.62% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the United States.
    • The state of Mississippi accounted for 0.56% of total commercial deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017.

Mississippi Natural Gas Prices

  • Natural Gas Prices in MS [1]
    • Residential natural gas consumers in the state of Mississippi (as a whole) pay approximately 4.9% less than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall.
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in Mississippi pay about 26.3% more than the average industrial natural gas rate in the United States overall.

Household Income in Mississippi

Household Income: MS vs. Nation

Mississippi has a median household income of $41,936, compared to $58,283 for the U.S. [4]



Summary for Mississippi


  • How Household Income in Mississippi Compares to the U.S.
    • The median household income in the state of Mississippi is approximately $41,936, which is about 28 percent less than the median income of $58,283 for the United States overall. [4]
  • How Residential Natural Gas Prices in MS Compare to the U.S.
    • In August 2018, residential natural gas prices in Mississippi averaged approximately $17.72 per thousand cubic feet, which was about 4.9 percent less than the average residenial cost in the United States overall ($18.63 per thousand cubic feet). [1]

Income Breakdown in Mississippi [4]

About 22 percent of households in MS have incomes below the poverty level. [2]


More about Mississippi

About Mississippi

The state of Mississippi ranks 33rd in the United States with an approximate population of 2,967,297. [4]

MS Gas Rates

Natural Gas in MS

To learn more about natural gas rates in Mississippi, or for additional resources related to natural gas (or other utilities) in MS, 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 Administration (EIA)

2. ^ U.S. Department of Energy

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

4. ^ United States Census Bureau