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^ Residential natural gas prices in New Mexico in February 2021 averaged $6.90 per thousand cubic feet, about 27.7% less than the average U.S. rate [Read More]

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Natural Gas Customers in NM

^ New Mexico has an estimated 594,859 residential natural gas consumers, or approximately 0.8% of the total number in the nation [Read More]

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Natural Gas Rates in New Mexico

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Mexico

Residential natural gas prices in New Mexico in February 2021 averaged $6.90 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 27.7% less than the national average rate of $9.55 per thousand cubic feet (February 2021). [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in New Mexico

In February 2021, industrial natural gas prices in New Mexico averaged $4.62 per thousand cubic feet, or about 51% less than the average rate of $9.43 per thousand cubic feet in the U.S. overall that month. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in New Mexico

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in New Mexico

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in New Mexico

Residential natural gas usage in NM in February 2021 was 6,287 million cubic feet, or approximately 0.7% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 860,334 million cubic feet that month. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Consumption in New Mexico

In February 2021, industrial natural gas usage in NM totaled 1,413 million cubic feet, which was about 0.2% of the industrial natural gas used in the U.S. in its entirety (672,468 million cubic feet) that month. [1]

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More New Mexico Natural Gas Statistics

New Mexico Natural Gas Consumers

New Mexico Natural Gas Consumers

  • Natural Gas Consumers in NM [2]
    • An estimated 594,859 residential consumers use natural gas in NM, which is about 0.8% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the U.S.
    • There are an estimated 91 industrial natural gas consumers in NM, or approximately 0% of the total number of industrial natural gas consumers in the U.S overall.

New Mexico Share of Natural Gas Usage

  • How NM Compares to the U.S. [3]
    • New Mexico accounted for 0.85% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2019.
    • In 2019, New Mexico accounted for 0.22% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the United States.
    • The state of New Mexico accounted for 0.84% of total commercial deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2019.

New Mexico Natural Gas Prices

  • Natural Gas Prices in NM [1]
    • Residential natural gas consumers in the state of New Mexico (as a whole) pay approximately 27.7% less than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall.
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in New Mexico pay about 51% less than the average industrial natural gas rate in the United States overall.

More about New Mexico

About New Mexico

The state of New Mexico ranks 36th in the United States with an approximate population of 2,059,179. [4]

NM Gas Rates

Natural Gas in NM

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


Did you know?

Natural gas is odorless, so a chemical that smells like sulfur is added. This allows it to be detected in cases where leaks occur.

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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