​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Fast Facts

​​CenterPoint Energy, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a domestic energy delivery company that includes electric transmission and distribution, natural gas distribution and competitive natural gas sales.

Electric Transmission and Distribution Fast Facts

Data as of December 31, 2014

Metered Delivery Customers2,293,165

Customers by Classification

Residential2,010,036  87.6%
Commercial280,327  12.2%
Industrial2,035  0.09%
Municipal / Public Utilities767  0.03%
Megawatt Hours Delivered in 201482 million
Residential27,859,941  33.9%
Commercial25,052,484  30.5%
Industrial28,945,484  35.3%
Municipal / Public Utilities167,851  0.2%
Transmission and Distribution
Overhead Distribution Lines28,282 pole miles
Overhead Transmission Lines3,719 circuit miles
Underground Distribution Lines22,435 circuit miles
Underground Transmission Lines26 circuit miles
Service Centers14


Natural Gas Distribution Fast Facts

Data as of December 31, 2014

 Number of customers 3,373,814 
 Residential customers 3,124,542
 Commercial and Industrial (C&I) customers 249,272
 Main and service lines 119,374 miles
 Total gas sold/delivered in 2014 468 billion cubic feet (Bcf)
 Gas delivered to residential customers 198 Bcf
 Gas delivered to C&I customers 270 Bcf


CenterPoint Energy Services Fast Facts

Data as of December 31, 2014 
Company offices23 states
Customers servedmore than 18,000
Total throughput in 2014631 billion cubic feet (Bcf)