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Electricity in 21157

^ Electricity prices in 21157 in February 2021 averaged 12.46 ¢/kWh, or about 7% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 21157

^ Natural gas prices in 21157 in February 2021 averaged 12.22 $/Mcf, or about 30% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 21157

^ Average solar radiation in 21157 is about 25% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 21157 (Westminster, MD)

Electricity Prices in 21157

Residential Electricity Rates in 21157

Residential electricity prices in 21157 in February 2021 averaged approximately 12.46 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 7% less than the national average rate of 13.34 ¢/kWh (February 2021). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 21157 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 21157 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from February 2020 to February 2021 - residential electricity prices in 21157 decreased approximately 7%, from 13.35 ¢/kWh to 12.46 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 21157

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 21157

Residential natural gas prices in 21157 in February 2021 averaged 12.22 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 30% more than the national average rate of 9.37 $/Mcf (February 2021). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 21157 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Westminster natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 21157 (Westminster, MD) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Westminster (Maryland) increased approximately 1%, from 12.14 $/Mcf (February 2020) to 12.22 $/Mcf (February 2021). [2]

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Solar Energy in 21157

Solar Radiation Levels in 21157

The ZIP code of 21157 (Westminster, MD) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.65 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Westminster values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 21157 is 30% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 21157 is 25% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 21157 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Westminster solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Westminster 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 21157Westminster, MD)

About 21157

The ZIP code 21157 is associated with the city of Westminster, MD in Carroll County. [4]

MD Utilities

Maryland Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 21157, or for other information related to utilities in Maryland, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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