Average city gate price

Average city gate price

Table 20

Average City Gate Price, by State, 2000-2002

(Dollars per Thousand Cubic Feet)

2002

State YTD YTD YTD

2002 2001 2000 May April

Alabama 4.66 7.34 3.40 4.89 4.37

Alaska 2.41 2.42 1.60 2.34 2.39

Arizona 3.55 6.26 3.74 3.80 3.70

Arkansas NA NA 3.07 NA NA

California 2.95 9.07 3.02 3.18 3.85

Colorado 2.75 5.50 2.61 2.38 2.87

Connecticut NA 9.91 5.74 6.74 NA

Delaware 5.06 6.62 3.16 5.40 5.80

District of Columbia — — — — —

Florida 3.58 7.38 3.83 3.95 4.01

Georgia 3.66 7.61 3.46 6.39 3.70

Hawaii 6.34 8.16 7.67 6.66 6.44

Idaho 3.59 5.93 2.69 3.43 3.36

Illinois 3.41 7.30 3.28 3.53 3.93

Indiana 3.46 NA 2.78 3.61 3.89

Iowa 3.60 7.73 3.65 4.21 4.03

Kansas 3.99 8.04 3.31 4.26 4.77

Kentucky 4.42 7.69 3.83 4.65 5.47

Louisiana NA 7.50 3.22 NA NA

Maine NA 7.06 4.41 3.42 NA

Maryland NA 7.80 4.02 6.20 5.30

Massachusetts 4.26 7.44 4.10 5.56 4.23

Michigan 4.30 4.19 3.02 3.94 3.51

Minnesota 3.59 7.18 3.26 3.83 3.54

Mississippi 3.94 NA 3.31 3.88 4.42

Missouri 4.08 7.46 3.59 5.46 4.94

Montana 2.85 5.36 2.91 2.76 3.05

Nebraska 3.81 7.96 3.35 4.36 4.31

Nevada 4.15 NA 3.66 3.81 4.35

New Hampshire 4.27 5.25 4.13 3.43 4.91

New Jersey NA 7.65 4.34 NA 4.48

New Mexico 2.51 5.20 2.54 2.42 2.90

New York 3.79 NA 3.63 3.59 3.57

North Carolina 4.03 8.66 3.91 4.39 4.51

North Dakota 3.42 6.81 3.54 3.63 3.54

Ohio NA 9.36 5.52 3.88 3.07

Oklahoma NA 7.59 3.33 3.93 4.14

Oregon 5.14 4.72 3.17 5.69 5.46

Pennsylvania NA 7.44 3.93 5.62 NA

Rhode Island NA 8.36 3.29 5.40 5.08

South Carolina 4.75 8.06 3.91 5.35 5.23

South Dakota 4.10 8.03 3.95 4.10 4.98

Tennessee 4.01 7.29 3.51 4.13 3.50

Texas 3.58 7.17 3.01 4.19 4.13

Utah 4.21 6.00 3.39 3.54 3.60

Vermont 4.98 5.09 3.66 4.65 4.81

Virginia NA 7.28 3.93 5.62 4.47

Washington 3.58 6.71 2.94 4.07 (R) 4.28

West Virginia NA NA 3.43 4.67 4.44

Wisconsin 3.79 7.37 3.28 4.19 4.32

Wyoming NA 7.56 4.21 2.62 4.07

Total 4.06 7.23 3.54 5.17 4.09

2002 2001

State

March February January Total December

Alabama 4.49 4.80 4.71 6.62 4.99

Alaska 2.41 2.41 2.44 2.35 2.34

Arizona 3.74 3.35 3.41 5.05 3.27

Arkansas NA 5.72 NA NA NA

California 2.76 2.42 2.68 6.64 2.80

Colorado 3.15 2.58 2.64 4.21 2.93

Connecticut 5.71 NA 6.72 8.12 5.07

Delaware 6.70 4.07 4.47 5.18 4.39

District of Columbia — — — — —

Florida 3.51 3.27 3.35 5.21 3.41

Georgia 3.18 4.21 2.44 6.05 3.77

Hawaii 6.03 6.10 6.49 7.86 6.95

Idaho 3.56 3.53 3.77 4.85 3.74

Illinois 3.13 3.16 3.52 NA NA

Indiana 3.37 3.33 3.37 NA 3.60

Iowa 3.51 3.39 3.46 NA NA

Kansas 3.98 3.80 3.65 6.05 3.92

Kentucky 4.06 4.69 4.08 NA 4.85

Louisiana NA NA 3.91 NA NA

Maine 3.99 4.79 4.02 NA NA

Maryland 4.18 NA NA NA NA

Massachusetts 4.29 4.24 3.80 NA NA

Michigan 4.76 4.45 4.54 4.09 3.55

Minnesota 3.64 3.65 3.42 5.84 4.02

Mississippi 3.62 3.76 4.14 NA 4.11

Missouri 4.03 3.97 3.65 6.31 3.61

Montana 2.72 2.64 3.09 3.93 2.39

Nebraska 3.63 3.58 3.77 6.38 3.66

Nevada 4.48 3.83 4.20 NA 4.18

New Hampshire 3.88 3.14 7.84 NA (R) 4.35

New Jersey (R) 4.97 (R) 4.84 (R) 4.31 (R) 6.41 (R) 4.27

New Mexico 2.44 2.23 2.71 NA 2.41

New York 3.98 3.47 4.19 NA 3.81

North Carolina 3.81 3.72 4.06 6.98 4.11

North Dakota 3.23 3.26 3.54 NA 2.51

Ohio NA 4.28 3.63 NA 4.89

Oklahoma NA 4.07 NA (R) 6.48 (R) 4.49

Oregon 5.17 5.10 4.75 4.92 5.39

Pennsylvania 4.91 5.20 4.44 6.71 5.20

Rhode Island 4.18 4.07 NA 7.42 4.14

South Carolina 4.39 4.30 4.96 6.48 4.95

South Dakota 3.69 4.04 4.10 NA NA

Tennessee 3.78 3.99 4.35 5.98 4.28

Texas 3.29 3.25 3.61 5.53 3.22

Utah 4.18 4.54 4.34 5.62 5.01

Vermont 4.82 5.01 5.32 4.83 5.15

Virginia 3.33 3.99 NA NA 5.03

Washington (R) 3.86 (R) 4.09 (R) 2.24 NA 3.88

West Virginia 3.85 3.82 NA NA NA

Wisconsin 3.47 3.74 3.71 5.90 3.50

Wyoming NA 3.98 3.97 6.32 4.44

Total (R) 3.78 (R) 3.77 (R) 4.03 (R) 5.78 (R) 3.92

2001

State

November October September August July

Alabama 4.99 5.16 5.45 6.02 5.62

Alaska 2.30 2.29 2.25 2.22 1.91

Arizona 4.38 3.47 3.93 4.05 3.68

Arkansas NA NA 3.93 4.41 NA

California 3.15 2.38 2.71 2.80 2.92

Colorado 3.02 2.28 2.73 3.04 3.14

Connecticut 6.30 4.23 5.84 8.54 7.96

Delaware 4.05 3.19 3.31 3.77 4.80

District of Columbia — — — — —

Florida 3.58 2.69 2.98 3.45 3.98

Georgia 4.26 3.55 3.81 3.92 4.35

Hawaii 7.53 7.42 7.92 7.90 7.92

Idaho 3.85 3.48 3.50 3.12 3.60

Illinois 3.56 2.46 2.60 3.99 3.80

Indiana 3.90 NA NA 3.01 3.08

Iowa 3.45 2.84 3.80 4.26 5.42

Kansas 4.23 3.01 3.12 4.12 4.17

Kentucky 4.82 4.26 2.36 4.51 NA

Louisiana NA 3.16 3.47 4.23 NA

Maine NA 1.48 3.01 6.56 6.61

Maryland 5.65 5.13 NA 6.26 6.85

Massachusetts 6.00 3.75 6.15 6.69 7.38

Michigan 3.80 3.68 3.86 4.30 4.36

Minnesota 4.52 2.57 3.66 4.08 4.32

Mississippi NA 335 NA 5.95 4.32

Missouri 4.67 3.57 5.33 6.02 6.38

Montana 3.12 1.96 2.23 2.58 2.85

Nebraska 3.83 2.85 4.13 4.18 4.31

Nevada 5.02 3.57 4.67 5.22 3.63

New Hampshire (R) 3.26 NA NA 6.56 5.67

New Jersey (R) 5.47 (R) 4.18 (R) 4.92 (R) 5.47 (R) 5.81

New Mexico NA 2.36 2.07 2.62 2.48

New York NA 2.87 2.90 3.64 3.38

North Carolina 4.70 4.42 5.02 5.55 5.96

North Dakota 4.34 2.10 2.86 3.10 NA

Ohio 5.38 5.70 5.13 7.63 NA

Oklahoma (R) 5.10 (R) 4.95 (R) 5.19 (R) 5.30 (R) 4.11

Oregon 5.41 4.60 5.42 5.07 5.03

Pennsylvania 5.03 5.91 6.32 6.11 6.58

Rhode Island 5.28 6.09 7.90 8.15 7.28

South Carolina 5.01 4.08 4.70 5.01 5.39

South Dakota 3.94 3.25 4.61 4.51 5.98

Tennessee 4.79 3.79 3.51 4.04 4.10

Texas 3.69 2.88 3.16 4.14 4.45

Utah 4.69 4.76 6.65 5.82 5.94

Vermont 3.93 5.06 4.06 4.35 4.14

Virginia NA NA 5.49 7.43 6.71

Washington 4.09 3.00 3.56 3.50 NA

West Virginia 4.44 3.95 2.99 4.21 4.53

Wisconsin 4.33 2.85 3.68 5.04 5.17

Wyoming 4.91 4.63 5.35 6.82 5.26

Total (R) 3.98 (R) 3.32 (R) 3.67 (R) 4.29 (R) 4.33

2001

State

June May April March February

Alabama 6.47 6.98 6.33 6.90 8.60

Alaska 2.68 2.23 2.20 2.55 2.53

Arizona 4.24 4.92 5.22 5.31 6.25

Arkansas NA NA NA NA NA

California 8.08 7.32 7.52 8.36 9.42

Colorado 3.21 3.94 5.21 4.73 5.01

Connecticut 6.98 8.87 9.97 8.65 10.03

Delaware 4.63 5.15 5.96 6.10 7.33

District of Columbia — — — — —

Florida 4.56 5.75 6.50 6.30 6.18

Georgia 6.43 5.77 6.14 6.65 8.05

Hawaii 7.76 7.91 7.57 7.42 8.78

Idaho 4.20 6.00 5.24 5.04 5.58

Illinois 4.56 5.03 6.09 5.19 6.89

Indiana NA NA 3.36 NA 5.77

Iowa 5.40 6.52 6.47 6.06 8.01

Kansas 4.84 6.45 6.59 5.92 8.32

Kentucky 6.45 7.18 5.53 5.89 8.65

Louisiana 4.60 5.03 6.06 6.11 6.96

Maine NA 11.90 5.84 6.53 7.57

Maryland 7.62 8.14 5.23 6.51 6.85

Massachusetts 6.73 5.78 6.40 6.00 7.64

Michigan 4.46 4.61 4.90 3.60 3.52

Minnesota 4.84 5.51 6.00 5.51 7.28

Mississippi 4.68 5.43 6.33 NA 6.44

Missouri 6.47 7.66 7.35 5.60 7.07

Montana 2.64 3.85 4.09 5.03 5.31

Nebraska 4.96 6.28 7.20 6.52 8.10

Nevada 3.95 NA 6.54 5.53 5.64

New Hampshire 3.59 4.75 4.77 4.88 5.21

New Jersey (R) 6.21 (R) 7.26 (R) 7.43 (R) 6.18 (R) 7.11

New Mexico 2.80 3.71 4.55 4.75 5.81

New York 3.97 5.22 NA 5.37 6.47

North Carolina 6.07 7.25 7.20 7.05 9.60

North Dakota 2.93 4.76 5.64 6.00 6.48

Ohio 8.49 6.29 11.56 9.95 10.34

Oklahoma (R) 4.25 (R) 4.50 (R) 6.76 (R) 6.39 (R) 6.85

Oregon 4.85 4.70 4.25 4.45 4.67

Pennsylvania 6.75 7.23 7.15 6.96 6.91

Rhode Island 9.96 9.90 8.79 9.60 6.69

South Carolina 5.83 6.94 6.87 6.34 7.88

South Dakota 5.93 7.30 7.50 6.58 7.68

Tennessee 4.91 5.55 5.99 6.30 7.73

Texas 4.78 5.61 5.71 5.81 7.01

Utah 5.48 5.53 5.51 6.35 6.41

Vermont 4.09 4.38 4.70 4.93 5.23

Virginia 7.52 8.13 4.72 6.61 7.65

Washington 4.07 5.41 5.14 5.13 6.48

West Virginia NA NA 5.98 NA 4.26

Wisconsin 4.91 5.18 6.41 6.13 6.61

Wyoming 3.85 6.38 6.91 8.98 7.01

Total (R) 5.37 (R) 5.87 (R) 6.38 (R) 6.16 (R) 7.13

2001 2000

State

January Total December November

Alabama 7.12 4.50 6.00 5.62

Alaska 2.44 1.60 1.61 1.62

Arizona 7.91 4.82 7.07 5.51

Arkansas NA 4.16 5.64 4.29

California 12.64 4.32 7.30 5.09

Colorado 7.10 3.53 5.13 4.04

Connecticut 11.06 6.73 8.32 7.06

Delaware 8.30 3.41 4.19 5.44

District of Columbia — — — —

Florida 10.21 5.10 7.92 6.37

Georgia 8.90 4.64 7.09 5.74

Hawaii 9.17 8.41 9.81 9.43

Idaho 6.94 4.02 6.70 4.67

Illinois 10.53 5.01 7.83 5.33

Indiana 7.87 4.03 6.20 4.54

Iowa 9.35 5.06 7.38 5.74

Kansas 10.13 4.52 6.21 5.21

Kentucky 9.15 4.93 6.75 5.79

Louisiana 10.43 4.61 7.26 5.39

Maine 6.97 5.30 5.98 4.41

Maryland 10.03 5.36 7.32 5.87

Massachusetts 9.42 5.43 7.00 5.69

Michigan 4.40 3.23 3.67 3.44

Minnesota 9.37 4.73 7.35 5.66

Mississippi 9.68 4.66 7.47 5.50

Missouri 8.73 4.96 6.09 5.49

Montana 7.34 3.55 5.11 4.27

Nebraska 9.46 4.52 6.03 5.11

Nevada 6.71 4.79 6.35 6.28

New Hampshire 6.06 5.34 7.38 7.20

New Jersey (R) 9.69 5.34 5.66 5.74

New Mexico 5.56 3.79 6.04 4.98

New York 8.99 4.67 7.13 5.26

North Carolina 9.87 5.09 6.78 5.77

North Dakota 9.50 4.60 6.20 5.41

Ohio 7.87 6.10 7.17 5.64

Oklahoma (R) 9.63 3.91 5.58 5.60

Oregon 5.26 3.87 4.86 4.87

Pennsylvania 8.36 5.09 6.32 5.62

Rhode Island 8.27 4.36 6.70 4.47

South Carolina 10.46 5.09 6.81 5.87

South Dakota 9.94 4.81 6.29 4.55

Tennessee 9.28 4.72 7.14 5.64

Texas 9.10 4.39 6.85 5.26

Utah 5.83 3.68 4.26 4.17

Vermont 5.65 4.26 5.21 5.34

Virginia 8.11 5.34 7.53 6.39

Washington 9.87 4.16 8.10 4.71

West Virginia 4.25 3.75 3.76 4.01

Wisconsin 9.93 4.42 5.85 5.12

Wyoming 8.07 5.07 7.97 5.59

Total (R) 8.94 4.62 6.64 5.20

(R)Revised Data.

NA Not Available.

— Not Applicable.

Notes: Geographic coverage is the 50 States and the District of

Columbia. Prices in this table represent the average price of natural

gas by State at the point where the gas transferred from a pipeline to a

local distribution company within the State. See Appendix A, Explanatory

Note 5 for discussion of computations and revision policy.

Source: From EIA-857, “Monthly Report of Natural Gas Purchases and

Deliveries to Consumers.”

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