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^ Residential natural gas prices in North Carolina in August 2020 averaged $20.42 per thousand cubic feet, about 10.9% more than the average U.S. rate [Read More]

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Natural Gas Customers in NC

^ North Carolina has an estimated 1,304,584 residential natural gas consumers, or approximately 1.9% of the total number in the nation [Read More]

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Natural Gas Rates in North Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Rates in North Carolina

Residential natural gas prices in North Carolina in August 2020 averaged $20.42 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 10.9% more than the national average rate of $18.41 per thousand cubic feet (August 2020). [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in North Carolina

In August 2020, industrial natural gas prices in North Carolina averaged $4.84 per thousand cubic feet, or about 65.8% more than the average rate of $2.92 per thousand cubic feet in the U.S. overall that month. [1]

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Natural Gas Usage in North Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in North Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in North Carolina

Residential natural gas usage in NC in August 2020 was 1,095 million cubic feet, or approximately 1% of the total residential consumption in the U.S. of 109,639 million cubic feet that month. [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Consumption in North Carolina

In August 2020, industrial natural gas usage in NC totaled 8,857 million cubic feet, which was about 1.4% of the industrial natural gas used in the U.S. in its entirety (653,509 million cubic feet) that month. [1]

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More North Carolina Natural Gas Statistics

North Carolina Natural Gas Consumers

North Carolina Natural Gas Consumers

  • Natural Gas Consumers in NC [2]
    • An estimated 1,304,584 residential consumers use natural gas in NC, which is about 1.9% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the U.S.
    • There are an estimated 2,681 industrial natural gas consumers in NC, or approximately 1.5% of the total number of industrial natural gas consumers in the U.S overall.

North Carolina Share of Natural Gas Usage

  • How NC Compares to the U.S. [3]
    • North Carolina accounted for 1.35% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2019.
    • In 2019, North Carolina accounted for 1.41% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the United States.
    • The state of North Carolina accounted for 1.63% of total commercial deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2019.

North Carolina Natural Gas Prices

  • Natural Gas Prices in NC [1]
    • Residential natural gas consumers in the state of North Carolina (as a whole) pay approximately 10.9% more than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall.
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in North Carolina pay about 65.8% more than the average industrial natural gas rate in the United States overall.

More about North Carolina

About North Carolina

The state of North Carolina ranks 8th in the United States with an approximate population of 9,535,483. [4]

NC Gas Rates

Natural Gas in NC

To learn more about natural gas rates in North Carolina, or for additional resources related to natural gas (or other utilities) in NC, 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