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Electricity in 70443

^ Electricity prices in 70443 in August 2022 averaged 13.85 ¢/kWh, or about 13% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 70443

^ Natural gas prices in 70443 in August 2022 averaged 28.19 $/Mcf, or about 10% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 70443

^ Average solar radiation in 70443 is about 38% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 70443 (Independence, LA)

Electricity Prices in 70443

Residential Electricity Rates in 70443

Residential electricity prices in 70443 in August 2022 averaged approximately 13.85 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 13% less than the national average rate of 15.94 ¢/kWh (August 2022). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 70443 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 70443 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from August 2021 to August 2022 - residential electricity prices in 70443 increased approximately 21%, from 11.45 ¢/kWh to 13.85 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 70443

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 70443

Residential natural gas prices in 70443 in August 2022 averaged 28.19 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 10% more than the national average rate of 25.64 $/Mcf (August 2022). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 70443 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Independence natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 70443 (Independence, LA) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Independence (Louisiana) increased approximately 33%, from 21.27 $/Mcf (August 2021) to 28.19 $/Mcf (August 2022). [2]

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Solar Energy in 70443

Solar Radiation Levels in 70443

The ZIP code of 70443 (Independence, LA) has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.41 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Independence values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 70443 is 18% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 70443 is 38% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 70443 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Independence solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Independence levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about 70443Independence, LA)

About 70443

The ZIP code 70443 is associated with the city of Independence, LA in Tangipahoa County. [4]

LA Utilities

Louisiana Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 70443, or for other information related to utilities in Louisiana, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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