North Carolina electricity rates in October 2020 averaged 11.99 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 12 percent less than the 13.60 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in October 2020.
North Carolina natural gas rates in October 2020 averaged 21.55 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 74 percent more than the 12.35 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in October 2020.
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.