​​​Natural Gas Distribution​

​​​Serving more than 3.3 millions customers in six states​

​ ​CenterPoint Energy’s natural gas distribution businesses have been serving customers for about 150 years. With more than 118,000 miles of main and service lines, we deliver natural gas to five million residential, commercial and industrial customers in six states.

The major cities we serve are Houston, Texas; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Little Rock, Arkansas; Biloxi/Gulfport, Mississippi; Shreveport, Louisiana; and Lawton, Oklahoma.
Natural Gas Distribution Fast Facts

​Residential customers​3,090,966
​Commercial and Industrial (C&I) customers​247,100
​Main and service lines​118,188 miles
​Total gas sold/delivered​447 billion cubic feet (Bcf)
​Gas delivered to residential customers​182 Bcf
​Gas delivered to C&I customers​265 Bcf

CenterPoint Energy Services (CES), our competitive natural gas sales and services business, complements our gas distribution business. With offices in Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Texas and Wisconsin, CES serves over 25,000 customers across 20 states, providing competitive gas services for end-use customers. CES had a total throughput of 645 billion cubic feet of gas in 2013.