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^ Residential natural gas prices in North Carolina in July 2018 averaged $0.00 per thousand cubic feet, about 100% less than the average U.S. rate [Read More]

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Natural Gas Customers in NC

^ North Carolina has an estimated 1,255,541 residential natural gas consumers, or approximately 1.8% 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 July 2018 averaged $0.00 per thousand cubic feet, which was approximately 100% less than the national average rate of $18.63 per thousand cubic feet (July 2018). [1]

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Industrial Natural Gas Rates in North Carolina

In August 2018, industrial natural gas prices in North Carolina averaged $5.90 per thousand cubic feet, or about 58.2% 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 North Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in North Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Consumption in North Carolina

Residential natural gas usage in NC in August 2018 was 959 million cubic feet, or approximately 1% 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 North Carolina

In August 2018, industrial natural gas usage in NC totaled 9,102 million cubic feet, which was about 1.4% 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 North Carolina Natural Gas Statistics

North Carolina Natural Gas Consumers

North Carolina Natural Gas Consumers

  • Natural Gas Consumers in NC [2]
    • An estimated 1,255,541 residential consumers use natural gas in NC, which is about 1.8% of the total number of residential natural gas consumers in the U.S.
    • There are an estimated 2,687 industrial natural gas consumers in NC, or approximately 1.4% 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 1.36% of overall residential deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017.
    • In 2017, North Carolina accounted for 1.35% of total industrial deliveries of natural gas in the United States.
    • The state of North Carolina accounted for 1.7% of total commercial deliveries of natural gas in the United States in 2017.

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 100% less than the average residential natural gas rate in the United States overall.
    • Industrial natural gas consumers in North Carolina pay about 58.2% more than the average industrial natural gas rate in the United States overall.

Household Income in North Carolina

Household Income: NC vs. Nation

North Carolina has a median household income of $51,083, compared to $58,283 for the U.S. [4]



Summary for North Carolina


  • How Household Income in North Carolina Compares to the U.S.
    • The median household income in the state of North Carolina is approximately $51,083, which is about 12 percent less than the median income of $58,283 for the United States overall. [4]
  • How Residential Natural Gas Prices in NC Compare to the U.S.
    • In July 2018, residential natural gas prices in North Carolina averaged approximately $0.00 per thousand cubic feet, which was about 100 percent less than the average residenial cost in the United States overall ($18.63 per thousand cubic feet). [1]

Income Breakdown in North Carolina [4]

About 17 percent of households in NC have incomes below the poverty level. [2]


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?

About half of the homes in the United States use natural gas as their main heating fuel.

North Carolina Cities

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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