​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Natural Gas Prices

The price of natural gas is influenced by the market forces of supply and demand. 

​ ​ Residential Natural Gas Prices​​

​​September 2019 ​August 2019​September 2018

​​​​​​Learn What You're Paying For


​Every dollar on your natural gas bill can be divided into three parts: Cost of natural gas; operations, maintenance and delivery; and taxes.*

  • CenterPoint Energy passes its cost of gas - about 53 cents - on to you without markup.
  • About 35 cents goes towards the cost of bringing gas to your home, maintaining a safe and reliable system and investing in new infrastructure and technology.
  • ​Taxes account for the remaining 12 cents.

To learn more about the cost of natural gas in Minnesota​.

​​*The costs listed are averages across CenterPoint Energy companies in Minnesota and are for illustration purposes only. Specific costs are found on page 2 of your natural gas bill.