North Carolina electricity rates in April 2021 averaged 11.67 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 15 percent less than the 13.76 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in April 2021.
North Carolina natural gas rates in April 2021 averaged 14.55 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 19 percent more than the 12.21 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in April 2021.
North Carolina has an estimated population of 9,535,483, which ranks 8th in the nation. 
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For more information about energy in North Carolina, or to learn more about NC energy, visit the EIA.