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Utilities in 01061: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in 01061

^ Electricity prices in 01061 in June 2018 averaged 21.11 ¢/kWh, or about 62% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 01061

^ Natural gas prices in 01061 in June 2018 averaged 14.55 $/Mcf, or about 12% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 01061

^ Average solar radiation in 01061 is about 16% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 01061 (Northampton, MA)

Electricity Prices in 01061

Residential Electricity Rates in 01061

Residential electricity prices in 01061 in June 2018 averaged approximately 21.11 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 62% more than the national average rate of 13.02 ¢/kWh (June 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 01061 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 01061 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from June 2017 to June 2018 - residential electricity prices in 01061 increased approximately 14%, from 18.56 ¢/kWh to 21.11 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 01061

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 01061

Residential natural gas prices in 01061 in June 2018 averaged 14.55 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 12% less than the national average rate of 16.51 $/Mcf (June 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 01061 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Northampton natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 01061 (Northampton, MA) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Northampton (Massachusetts) increased approximately 8%, from 13.48 $/Mcf (June 2017) to 14.55 $/Mcf (June 2018). [2]

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Solar Energy in 01061

Solar Radiation Levels in 01061

The ZIP code of 01061 (Northampton, MA) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.31 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Northampton values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 01061 is 35% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 01061 is 16% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 01061 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Northampton solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Northampton 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 01061Northampton, MA)

About 01061

The ZIP code 01061 is associated with the city of Northampton, MA in Hampshire County. [4]

MA Utilities

Massachusetts Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 01061, or for other information related to utilities in Massachusetts, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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