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Houma Electricity Rates

^ Houma, LA electricity rates recently averaged 9.99¢/kWh -- an estimated 24 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Houma Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Houma, LA is an estimated 35 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Houma Natural Gas Rates

^ Houma, LA natural gas rates recently averaged 16.56$/Mcf -- an estimated 7 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Houma, LA

Energy in Houma, LA

Houma, LA Electricity Rates

July 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2017, Houma's average rate of 9.99¢/kWh -- a difference of about -24% from the U.S. average of 13.12¢/kWh that month.[1]

Houma Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Houma (LA), electricity rates increased an estimated 10 percent -- from 9.06¢/kWh (July 2016) to 9.99¢/kWh (July 2017).[1]

July 2016

In July 2016, the average electricity rate in Houma (Louisiana) of 9.06¢/kWh -- a difference of about -29% from the United States average of 12.68¢/kWh that month.[1]

Houma Electricity Statistics

Houma Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Houma, LA in July 2017 were 9.99¢/kWh -- an estimated 24 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Houma versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Houma electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Houma, LA Solar Energy

Solar: Houma vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Houma (measured on a monthly basis) is 24 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Houma

October is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Houma -- averaging an estimated 550 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (382 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Houma vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Houma (measured monthly) is 35 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Houma Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Houma, LA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Houma, LA is 5.02 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Houma, LA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Houma, LA is 5829 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Houma.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

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Houma, LA Natural Gas Rates

July 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2017, Houma's average rate of 16.56$/Mcf -- a difference of about -7% from the U.S. average of 17.75$/Mcf that month.[3]

Houma Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Houma (LA), natural gas rates increased about 4 percent -- from 15.93$/Mcf (July 2016) to 16.56$/Mcf (July 2017).[3]

July 2016

In July 2016, the average electricity rate in Houma (Louisiana) of 15.93$/Mcf -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 16.55$/Mcf that month.[3]

Houma Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Houma

Average natural gas rates in Houma, LA in July 2017 were 16.56$/Mcf -- an estimated 7 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.75$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Houma versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Houma natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Houma

Electric Companies in Houma

Electric companies providing service in or near Houma, LA.

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Gas Companies in Houma

Gas companies that offer service in or near Houma, LA.


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Solar Contractors in Houma

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Houma, LA.

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More information about Houma

About Houma

Houma (LA) is a city in Terrebonne County with an estimated population of 33,727.[4]

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Houma, LA Energy

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