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Utilities in 77061: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in 77061

^ Electricity prices in 77061 in November 2020 averaged 12.19 ¢/kWh, or about 9% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 77061

^ Natural gas prices in 77061 in November 2020 averaged 14.12 $/Mcf, or about 28% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 77061

^ Average solar radiation in 77061 is about 28% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 77061 (Houston, TX)

Electricity Prices in 77061

Residential Electricity Rates in 77061

Residential electricity prices in 77061 in November 2020 averaged approximately 12.19 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 9% less than the national average rate of 13.35 ¢/kWh (November 2020). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 77061 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 77061 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from November 2019 to November 2020 - residential electricity prices in 77061 increased approximately 2%, from 11.99 ¢/kWh to 12.19 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 77061

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 77061

Residential natural gas prices in 77061 in November 2020 averaged 14.12 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 28% more than the national average rate of 11.07 $/Mcf (November 2020). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 77061 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Houston natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 77061 (Houston, TX) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Houston (Texas) increased approximately 42%, from 9.92 $/Mcf (November 2019) to 14.12 $/Mcf (November 2020). [2]

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Solar Energy in 77061

Solar Radiation Levels in 77061

The ZIP code of 77061 (Houston, TX) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.79 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Houston values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 77061 is 27% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 77061 is 28% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 77061 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Houston solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Houston 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 77061Houston, TX)

About 77061

The ZIP code 77061 is associated with the city of Houston, TX in Harris County. [4]

TX Utilities

Texas Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 77061, or for other information related to utilities in Texas, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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