uscensus banner
| MAIN | SEARCH | FEEDBACK | FAQ | GLOSSARY | COUNTRIES | MAPS | ITA HOME PAGE |

Custom Search

MAIN CATEGORIES:
1. Population
2. Vital Statistics
3. Health and Nutrition
4. Education
5. Law Enforcement, Courts
and Prisons
6. Geography and Environment
7. Parks, Recreation, Travel
8. Elections
9. State and Local Government
Finances and Employment
10. Federal Government
Finances and Employment
11. National Defense and
Veterans Affairs
12. Social Insurance and Human
Services
13. Labor Force, Employment,
and Earnings
14. Income, Expenditures, and
Wealth
15. Prices
16. Banking, Finance, and
Insurance
17. Business Enterprise
18. Communications and
Information Technology
19. Energy
20. Science and Technology
21. Transportation - Land
22. Transportation - Air
and Water
23. Agriculture
24. Natural Resources
25. Construction and Housing
26. Manufactures
27. Domestic Trade and
Services
28. Foreign Commerce and Aid
29. Outlying Areas
30. Comparative International
Statistics
31. Industrial Outlook
32. 1997 Economic Census





950. Residential Energy Consumption and Expenditures, by Type of Fuel and Selected Household Characteristic

[For period January through December. Quad.=quadrillion. Covers occupied units only. Excludes household usage of gasoline for transportation and the use of wood or coal. Based on Residential Energy Consumption Survey; see Appenidix III. For composition of regions, see inside front cover. Btu=British thermal units; see text, this Section]

 
1987 1987 1987
Consumption (Btu's) Expenditures
Characteristics  
Avg. per Natural Avg. per Natural
Total 1 household 1 gas Electricity Fuel oil 2 Total 1 household 1 gas Electricity Fuel oil 2
(quad.) (mil.) (quad.) (quad.) (quad.) (bil. dol.) (dol.) (bil. dol.) (bil. dol.) (bil. dol.)
 
      Total households 9.13 101 4.83 2.76 1.22 97.7 1,080 26.1 61.6 7.2
 
Single family detached 6.32 115 3.30 1.97 0.80 67.6 1,226 17.5 43.1 4.8
Single family attached 0.53 99 0.29 0.16 0.07 6.0 1,135 1.7 3.8 0.5
Two-to-four unit building 0.94 93 0.61 0.20 0.13 9.1 905 3.4 4.9 0.8
5-or-more unit building 0.96 64 0.51 0.28 0.17 10.1 681 2.8 6.5 0.8
Mobile home 0.39 76 0.12 0.16 0.05 4.8 948 0.6 3.3 0.3
 
Year house built:
  1939 or earlier 2.59 120 1.53 0.48 0.51 23.7 1,105 8.4 11.7 3.0
  1940 to 1949 0.85 104 0.48 0.22 0.13 8.6 1,042 2.7 4.9 0.7
  1950 to 1959 1.43 110 0.79 0.38 0.22 14.6 1,121 4.2 8.7 1.3
  1960 to 1969 1.63 100 0.92 0.50 0.18 17.4 1,060 5.1 11.0 1.0
  1970 to 1974 0.92 95 0.49 0.31 0.07 10.2 1,062 2.5 6.8 0.4
  1975 to 1979 0.90 86 0.34 0.44 0.08 11.9 1,131 1.7 9.3 0.5
  1980 to 1984 0.53 71 0.20 0.28 0.02 7.3 984 1.1 5.8 0.1
  1985 or later 0.27 71 0.10 0.15 0.01 4.0 1,049 0.5 3.3 (B)
 
Heating and cooling degree day zones:3
 
  Less than 2,000 CDD and --
    More than 7,000 HDD 0.94 110 0.42 0.23 0.21 8.8 1,030 2.1 4.8 1.2
    5,500 to 7,000 HDD 3.26 126 2.09 0.69 0.44 30.0 1,156 10.6 16.3 2.6
    4,000 to 5,499 HDD 2.34 107 1.09 0.67 0.51 24.9 1,138 6.6 14.9 2.9
    Less than 4,000 HDD 1.38 77 0.73 0.53 0.05 16.6 931 4.1 11.5 0.4
  More than 2,000 CDD and less than
    4,000 HDD 1.20 74 0.51 0.64 0.01 17.4 1,068 2.8 14.2 0.1
 
1987 family income:
  Less than $5,000 0.51 83 0.30 0.13 0.05 5.1 818 1.6 2.8 0.3
  $5,000 to $9,999 1.03 90 0.57 0.26 0.16 10.1 881 3.0 5.8 0.9
  $10,000 to $14,999 1.15 91 0.62 0.31 0.16 11.7 927 3.3 6.9 0.9
  $15,000 to $19,999 0.83 92 0.45 0.24 0.11 8.7 967 2.4 5.3 0.7
  $20,000 to $24,999 0.84 96 0.42 0.27 0.12 9.1 1,038 2.2 5.9 0.7
  $25,000 to $34,999 1.60 99 0.81 0.52 0.22 17.7 1,091 4.4 11.5 1.3
  $35,000 to $49,999 1.50 112 0.77 0.51 0.19 16.8 1,257 4.2 11.2 1.1
  $50,000 or more 1.67 129 0.90 0.52 0.22 18.6 1,440 4.9 12.1 1.3
 
  1990 1990 1990
 
  Consumption (Btu's) Expenditures
   
  Total 1 Avg. per Natural Elec- Fuel Total 1 Avg. per Natural Elec- Fuel
Characteristics (quad.) house- gas tricity oil 2 (bil. house- gas tricity oil 2
  hold 1 (quad.) (quad.) (quad.) dol.) hold 1 (bil. (bil. (bil.
  (mil.) (dol.) dol.) dol.) dol.)
 
      Total households 9.22 98 4.86 3.03 1.05 110.2 1,172 27.3 71.5 8.3
 
Single family detached 6.61 113 3.45 2.20 0.74 78.2 1,340 18.8 51.0 5.9
Single family attached 0.52 87 0.28 0.19 0.06 6.8 1,129 1.7 4.6 0.5
Two-to-four unit building 0.94 95 0.62 0.20 0.11 10.2 1,015 3.8 5.3 0.9
5-or-more unit building 0.73 51 0.36 0.28 0.08 9.8 677 2.2 7.1 0.5
Mobile home 0.41 78 0.15 0.16 0.04 5.3 1,011 0.8 3.5 0.4
 
Year house built:
  1939 or earlier 2.57 120 1.57 0.51 0.42 26.1 1,216 9.0 13.0 3.3
  1940 to 1949 0.74 105 0.45 0.19 0.07 7.9 1,130 2.5 4.5 0.6
  1950 to 1959 1.47 110 0.81 0.41 0.22 16.8 1,254 4.6 10.2 1.7
  1960 to 1969 1.41 95 0.77 0.48 0.13 17.1 1,155 4.4 11.4 1.0
  1970 to 1979 1.82 85 0.78 0.82 0.17 24.5 1,143 4.2 18.3 1.3
  1980 to 1984 0.58 72 0.21 0.32 0.01 9.0 1,120 1.2 7.4 0.1
  1985 to 1990 0.63 80 0.28 0.30 (B) 8.8 (NA) 1.4 6.8 (NA)
 
 
Heating and cooling degree day zones: 3
 
  Less than 2,000 CDD and --
    More than 7,000 HDD 1.12 111 0.53 0.29 0.21 11.5 1,132 2.7 6.3 1.6
    5,500 to 7,000 HDD 3.29 123 2.04 0.75 0.43 33.4 1,251 10.8 18.4 3.5
    4,000 to 5,499 HDD 2.12 102 1.06 0.67 0.34 25.6 1,222 6.6 15.6 2.7
    Less than 4,000 HDD 1.41 73 0.72 0.59 0.04 19.4 1,008 4.2 14.3 0.3
  More than 2,000 CDD and less than
    4,000 HDD 1.28 75 0.50 0.74 (B) 20.4 1,197 3.0 16.9 (B)
 
1990 family income:
  Less than $10,000 1.27 80 0.70 0.36 0.15 14.1 888 4.0 8.2 1.2
  $10,000 to $19,999 1.66 84 0.88 0.53 0.17 19.4 978 5.0 12.3 1.4
  $20,000 to $34,999 2.27 93 1.17 0.77 0.25 27.1 1,115 6.4 17.9 2.1
  $35,000 to $49,999 1.75 105 0.90 0.62 0.19 21.7 1,296 5.1 14.6 1.5
  $50,000 or more 2.27 132 1.21 0.75 0.27 27.9 1,618 6.8 18.6 2.2
 
  1993 1993 1993
 
  Consumption (Btu's) Expenditures
   
  Total 1 per Natural Elec- Fuel Total 1 Avg. per Natural Elec- Fuel
Characteristics (quad.) house- gas tricity oil 2 (bil. house- gas tricity oil 2
  hold 1 (quad.) (quad.) (quad.) dol.) hold 1 (bil. (bil. (bil.
  (mil.) (dol.) dol.) dol.) dol.)
 
      Total households 10.01 104 5.27 3.28 1.02 123.9 1,282 32.04 81.08 6.61
 
Single family detached 7.21 121 3.77 2.34 0.78 87.0 1,462 22.23 56.44 5.20
Single family attached 0.70 96 0.41 0.24 0.05 9.3 1,266 2.65 6.22 0.34
Two-to-four unit building 0.80 100 0.54 0.17 0.09 8.9 1,112 3.56 4.72 0.58
Five-or-more unit building 0.83 52 0.43 0.32 0.08 12.0 740 2.84 8.76 0.37
Mobile home 0.46 82 0.14 0.21 0.02 6.7 1,203 0.76 4.93 0.12
 
Year house built:
  1939 or earlier 2.63 129 1.55 0.51 0.43 27.0 1,325 9.60 13.34 2.75
  1940 to 1949 0.77 112 0.44 0.20 0.10 8.6 1,240 2.70 4.91 0.64
  1950 to 1959 1.49 114 0.85 0.42 0.19 18.1 1,387 5.28 11.22 1.28
  1960 to 1969 1.55 103 0.90 0.49 0.11 18.9 1,257 5.35 12.26 0.69
  1970 to 1979 1.59 88 0.69 0.71 0.12 22.2 1,222 3.92 16.74 0.78
  1980 to 1984 0.68 80 0.29 0.35 0.02 10.6 1,247 1.73 8.48 0.13
  1985 to 1987 0.47 85 0.20 0.23 0.02 7.1 1,284 1.22 5.47 0.11
  1988 to 1990 0.43 90 0.18 0.21 0.02 6.2 1,322 1.05 4.81 0.13
  1991 to 1993 0.40 89 0.20 0.16 0.01 5.4 1,200 1.19 3.85 0.09
 
Heating and cooling degree day zones: 3
 
  Less than 2,000 CDD and --
    More than 7,000 HDD 1.08 124 0.52 0.27 0.20 10.9 1,254 2.80 6.06 1.29
    5,500 to 7,000 HDD 3.42 129 2.14 0.79 0.37 35.9 1,356 12.52 19.91 2.39
    4,000 to 5,499 HDD 2.43 108 1.16 0.77 0.42 30.5 1,359 7.94 19.10 2.71
    Less than 4,000 HDD 1.40 79 0.75 0.54 0.03 19.7 1,107 4.67 14.09 0.19
  More than 2,000 CDD and less than
    4,000 HDD 1.68 79 0.70 0.90 (B) 26.9 1,267 4.10 21.92 (B)
 
1993 family income:
  Less than $5,000 0.32 80 0.18 0.10 0.03 4.0 991 1.14 2.52 0.18
  $5,000 to $9,999 0.86 81 0.48 0.26 0.08 10.3 977 2.94 6.42 0.47
  $10,000 to $14,999 1.00 90 0.58 0.29 0.09 11.7 1,051 3.51 7.17 0.58
  $15,000 to $19,999 0.95 99 0.52 0.30 0.09 11.2 1,163 3.08 7.08 0.55
  $20,000 to $24,999 0.84 97 0.43 0.28 0.08 10.3 1,182 2.62 6.75 0.51
  $25,000 to $34,999 1.45 104 0.70 0.51 0.16 18.3 1,302 4.20 12.24 1.05
  $35,000 to $49,999 1.90 109 0.96 0.65 0.21 24.1 1,379 5.87 16.18 1.36
  $50,000 to $74,999 1.51 119 0.78 0.52 0.17 18.9 1,493 4.66 12.66 1.11
  $75,000 or more 1.17 140 0.64 0.38 0.12 15.1 1,809 4.02 10.06 0.81
 
  1997 1997 1997
 
  Consumption (Btu's) Expenditures
   
  Avg. Nat- Avg. Nat-
Characteristics Total 1 per ural Elec- Fuel Total 1 per ural Elec- Fuel
  (quad.) house- gas tricity oil 2 (bil. house- gas tricity oil 2
  hold 1 (quad.) (quad.) (quad.) dol.) hold 1 (bil. (bil. (bil.
  (mil.) (dol.) dol.) dol.) dol.)
 
 
      Total households 10.25 101 5.28 3.54 1.01 135.8 1,338 35.81 88.33 7.11
 
Single family 8.46 115 4.46 2.84 0.83 110.0 1,492 29.97 70.33 6.13
Two-to-four unit building 0.51 92 0.34 0.12 0.05 6.2 1,108 2.36 3.47 0.35
Five-or-more unit building 0.77 49 0.32 0.32 0.12 11.9 755 2.46 8.84 0.59
Mobile home 0.50 80 0.16 0.25 (B) 7.6 1,206 1.02 5.68 (B)
 
Year house built:
  1949 or earlier 3.48 125 2.05 0.74 0.54 39.6 1,420 14.15 20.03 3.77
  1950 to 1959 1.33 106 0.77 0.39 0.15 16.8 1,340 5.30 10.14 1.08
  1960 to 1969 1.39 96 0.73 0.47 0.14 18.3 1,264 4.88 11.85 0.97
  1970 to 1979 1.71 87 0.74 0.80 0.09 25.3 1,291 4.75 19.03 0.63
  1980 to 1989 1.41 82 0.56 0.74 0.06 22.5 1,302 3.83 17.62 0.44
  1990 to 1997 0.92 95 0.43 0.41 0.03 13.3 1,369 2.91 9.66 0.22
1997 family income:
  Less than $10,000 1.02 76 0.53 0.33 0.11 13.3 2,013 (NA) (NA) (NA)
  $10,000 to $24,999 2.54 87 1.30 0.89 0.22 33.7 3,478 (NA) (NA) (NA)
  $25,000 to $49,999 3.19 103 1.65 1.08 0.31 41.6 2,670 (NA) (NA) (NA)
  $50,000 or more 3.49 125 1.80 1.24 0.37 47.3 3,434 (NA) (NA) (NA)




B Base figure too small to meet statistical standards for reliability of a derived figure.

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Household Energy Consumption and Expenditures, 1987, 1990, 1993, and 1997. http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/recs/contents.html



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/950_residential_energy_consumption_and_expenditures_by.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

Copyright © 2006 Photius Coutsoukis and Information Technology Associates, all rights reserved.