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Propane vs. Natural Gas vs. Heating Oil: Connecticut Home Heating Fuel Comparison

Homeowners have a variety of home heating fuels to choose from. Heating oil is the most popular choice in Connecticut, used by 539,715 or 38.13% of homes. The 2nd most popular choice for Connecticut homeowners is natural gas, used by 516,459 homes (36.49%). The remaining homes are heated with electricity (244,511), propane (75,150), wood (23,585), and other fuels (30,431).

Connecticut Primary Home Heating Fuel Popularity by Number of Households

FuelConnecticut Households % of Households
Heating Oil539,71538.13%
Natural Gas516,45936.49%
Electricity244,51117.27%
Propane75,1505.31%
Wood23,5851.67%
Other Fuels18,4001.30%
No Fuel9,3140.66%
Solar1,8520.13%
Coal8650.06%

Heating oil (38.13)

Natural gas (36.49)

Electricity (17.27)

Propane (5.31)

Wood (1.67)

Other fuels (1.30)

No fuel (0.66)

Solar (0.13)

Coal (0.06)

#2 Heating Oil (Fuel Oil) Use in Connecticut

Heating oil has become less popular in Connecticut. In the 11 years since 2011, the number of heating oil homes fell from 654,783 to 539,715, a 17.57% drop.

Connecticut Heating Oil Households (2011 - 2022)

YearHeating Oil Households
2011654,783
2012644,340
2013627,716
2014613,504
2015595,244
2016581,382
2017574,588
2018565,439
2019556,309
2020551,817
2021544,406
2022539,715

Propane vs. Natural Gas use for home heating in Connecticut

Between 2011 and today, the number of homes using propane as the primary space heating fuel rose from 38,851 to 75,150.

Between 2011 and today, the number of homes using natural gas as the primary space heating fuel rose from 428,677 to 516,459.

Electricity use for home heating in Connecticut

Electric space heating systems are becoming more popular in Connecticut. Since 2011, the number of homes heating with electricity rose from 203,362 to 244,511, a 20.23% increase.

Solar use for home heating in Connecticut

Solar is the most environmentally friendly of all space heating fuels. With an “active” solar heating system, liquid is circulated between solar panels on a home’s roof and a heat energy storage tank in the basement.

Currently, 1,852 homes in Connecticut are heated with active solar arrays. This is a 435.26% increase from 2011, when only 346 homes had installed active solar heating.

Connecticut Heating Oil FAQ's

How much is home heating oil in Connecticut?

Home heating oil is $3.63 per gallon right now, on average in Connecticut. Today's oil prices in Connecticut range from the cheapest price of $3.44 to the most expensive price of $3.98 right now per gallon for a 100-gallon heating oil delivery, depending on the oil company you use and the delivery address.

How much does heating oil cost per month in Connecticut?

Heating oil costs $454.77 per month in Connecticut (averaged over 12 months), totalling $5911.98 per year. On a cost per delivery basis, this equates to 4 deliveries of $1478.00 per delivery.

How much heating oil will a home in Connecticut use in the upcoming week?

In the upcoming week, the temperature in Connecticut is expected to drop to a low of 22.4°F. The average 1,500 square foot house will burn 33.05 gallons of heating oil.

How does the price per gallon of heating oil in Connecticut compare to the national average?

Today, The Connecticut average heating oil price is $0.05/gal cheaper than the U.S. average.

How many gallons of heating oil does a home in Connecticut burn annually?

A 1,500 square foot home in Connecticut uses an average of 1718.60 gallons each year.