10 Most, Least Expensive Energy States

July 14, 2015

About 7.3 percent of the average home owner's total income goes toward energy costs. July tends to be the hottest month of the year too and home owners across the country likely will find it a high-priced month for energy usage.

WalletHub recently compared the total monthly energy bills in 50 states and the District of Columbia, ranking states based on several metrics including consumption and prices of various energy types.

The following are the states that topped WalletHub's list of 2015’s most expensive energy states:

  1. Connecticut
  2. Wyoming
  3. Massachusetts
  4. Alaska
  5. Rhode Island
  6. North Dakota
  7. Vermont
  8. Maine
  9. Oklahoma
  10. Georgia

On the other hand, the following states were found to be the least expensive energy states:

  1. District of Columbia
  2. Colorado
  3. Washington
  4. Oregon
  5. Arizona
  6. New Mexico
  7. Illinois
  8. Florida
  9. California
  10. Louisiana

Source: "2015's Most & Least Energy-Expensive States," WalletHub (2015)