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Table E17. Petroleum and Natural Gas Price and Expenditure Estimates, Ranked by State, 2017

Table E17. Petroleum and Natural Gas Price and Expenditure Estimates, Ranked by State, 2017





Rank
Petroleum a Natural Gas b
Prices Expenditures Prices Expenditures

State
Dollars
per Million Btu

State
Million
Dollars

State
Dollars
per Million Btu

State
Million
Dollars
1 Oregon 20.94 Texas 87,311 Hawaii 30.06 California 14,480
2 California 20.78 California 71,487 District of Columbia 10.99 Texas 12,441
3 Maryland 20.42 Florida 30,926 Alaska 9.27 New York 9,314
4 Delaware 20.34 New York 24,594 Maryland 9.06 Pennsylvania 6,898
5 Vermont 20.26 Pennsylvania 23,221 Vermont 8.48 Illinois 6,744
6 Arizona 20.26 Illinois 21,138 Massachusetts 8.21 Florida 6,743
7 Idaho 20.19 Louisiana 20,841 Missouri 8.06 Ohio 5,849
8 Connecticut 20.13 Ohio 20,381 New Hampshire 7.75 Michigan 5,336
9 West Virginia 20.09 Georgia 17,369 Maine 7.61 Louisiana 5,085
10 Nevada 19.94 North Carolina 16,652 New York 7.43 New Jersey 4,475
11 Pennsylvania 19.88 New Jersey 16,178 California 7.34 Georgia 4,389
12 District of Columbia 19.59 Michigan 15,925 Connecticut 7.14 Indiana 4,300
13 New Hampshire 19.50 Virginia 14,695 Washington 7.13 Massachusetts 3,732
14 North Carolina 19.45 Washington 14,546 Rhode Island 7.12 North Carolina 3,109
15 Washington 19.41 Tennessee 13,035 Illinois 6.84 Virginia 3,060
16 Rhode Island 19.39 Indiana 12,984 Montana 6.62 Wisconsin 2,867
17 Maine 19.37 Missouri 11,469 Utah 6.51 Alabama 2,805
18 Utah 19.35 Arizona 11,284 Kansas 6.45 Minnesota 2,602
19 Massachusetts 19.22 Massachusetts 11,092 Delaware 6.42 Iowa 2,255
20 Wisconsin 19.05 Minnesota 10,678 New Jersey 6.35 Oklahoma 2,230
21 New Mexico 19.04 Wisconsin 10,248 Georgia 6.25 Washington 2,157
22 Minnesota 18.91 South Carolina 9,946 Ohio 6.20 Colorado 2,151
23 Ohio 18.83 Alabama 9,851 Michigan 6.08 Missouri 2,077
24 South Dakota 18.81 Kentucky 9,771 Pennsylvania 6.06 Maryland 2,036
25 Colorado 18.59 Maryland 9,499 North Carolina 6.01 Mississippi 1,999
26 Virginia 18.55 Oklahoma 9,183 Arkansas 5.96 Tennessee 1,889
27 Nebraska 18.54 Colorado 9,082 Minnesota 5.94 Arkansas 1,788
28 Montana 18.50 Mississippi 7,824 Indiana 5.93 Arizona 1,778
29 Wyoming 18.50 Iowa 7,339 Tennessee 5.92 Connecticut 1,718
30 New York 18.37 Oregon 7,311 Colorado 5.78 Kentucky 1,571
31 Kansas 18.37 Connecticut 6,265 Kentucky 5.76 South Carolina 1,508
32 Indiana 18.33 Arkansas 5,970 Wisconsin 5.74 Kansas 1,436
33 Michigan 18.31 Kansas 5,641 Iowa 5.61 Oregon 1,364
34 New Jersey 18.27 Utah 5,540 Arizona 5.51 Nevada 1,341
35 Missouri 18.21 Nevada 5,322 Nebraska 5.49 Utah 1,237
36 Georgia 18.15 New Mexico 4,675 West Virginia 5.36 Nebraska 926
37 Illinois 18.14 Nebraska 4,549 South Dakota 5.33 New Mexico 736
38 Florida 18.12 West Virginia 3,981 South Carolina 5.32 Rhode Island 654
39 North Dakota 18.07 Hawaii 3,757 Idaho 5.32 Alaska 603
40 Arkansas 18.06 Idaho 3,711 Oregon 5.30 Delaware 591
41 Tennessee 18.05 Maine 3,703 Virginia 5.27 Idaho 584
42 South Carolina 18.01 Alaska 3,570 Wyoming 5.27 West Virginia 536
43 Alabama 17.98 North Dakota 3,239 New Mexico 5.21 Montana 453
44 Oklahoma 17.84 New Hampshire 3,105 Florida 4.82 South Dakota 417
45 Kentucky 17.23 Montana 2,820 North Dakota 4.50 New Hampshire 415
46 Iowa 17.21 Wyoming 2,598 Nevada 4.43 Wyoming 412
47 Alaska 16.95 South Dakota 2,187 Alabama 4.42 Maine 338
48 Mississippi 16.66 Delaware 1,681 Oklahoma 4.37 District of Columbia 332
49 Hawaii 16.62 Vermont 1,636 Mississippi 4.04 North Dakota 291
50 Texas 14.59 Rhode Island 1,557 Texas 3.90 Vermont 104
51 Louisiana 12.67 District of Columbia 350 Louisiana 3.82 Hawaii 91
United States 17.88 United States 631,717 United States 5.73 United States 142,245
aPetroleum products as they are consumed; includes fuel ethanol blended into motor gasoline. Web Page: All data are available at https://www.eia.gov/state/seds/seds-data-complete.php.
bNatural gas as it is consumed; includes supplemental gaseous fuels that are commingled with natural
gas.
Sources: Data sources, estimation procedures, and assumptions are described in the Technical Notes.
Note: Rankings are based on unrounded data.