Winter heating costs rise in Bridgeport

Find out how much Bridgeport heating bills may go up this winter (and what you can do about it!).

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Winter Heating in Bridgeport rises from $1,010.22 last year to $1,350.13 this winter!

This winter, heating expenditures in Bridgeport are expected to increase to around $225.02 each month or an average of $1,350.13 for the whole season . Compare this to an average of $168.37 last winter or $1,010.22 for the season. The average Bridgeport consumer can expect to pay about $56.65 more per month or $339.92 more this season.

Bridgeport Heating Costs by Fuel Type

The averages above take into account the different heat sources used in Bridgeport residence. The fuel type used to warm your home affects the price you pay. Let's look at Bridgeport heating bills based on fuel type.

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Bridgeport Electric bills increase by $112.13

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $112.13 more this winter season. At least 8211 Bridgeport homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Bridgeport home spend on electric heating bills this winter?

Electric heating will cost one thousand two hundred sixty-one dollars eighteen cents ($1,261.18) in Bridgeport this year, that's an average of $two hundred ten dollars twenty cents ($210.2) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand one hundred forty-nine dollars five cents ($1,149.05) last winter. That's a one hundred twelve dollars thirteen cents ($112.13).

Bridgeport Fuel Oil bills increase by $363.1

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Fuel oil heated homes will pay an average of $363.1 more this winter season. At least 9346 Bridgeport homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Bridgeport household spend on fuel oil heating bills this winter?

Fuel oil heating will cost one thousand three hundred fifty-six dollars twenty-four cents ($1,356.24) in Bridgeport this year, that's an average of $two hundred twenty-six dollars four cents ($226.04) per winter month. This is in comparison to nine hundred ninety-three dollars thirteen cents ($993.13) last winter. That's a three hundred sixty-three dollars ten cents ($363.1).

Bridgeport Natural Gas bills increase by $572.91

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $572.91 more this winter season. At least 31675 Bridgeport homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Bridgeport resident spend on natural gas heating bills this winter?

Natural Gas heating will cost one thousand one hundred seventy dollars forty-nine cents ($1,170.49) in Bridgeport this year, that's an average of $one hundred ninety-five dollars eight cents ($195.08) per winter month. This is in comparison to five hundred ninety-seven dollars fifty-eight cents ($597.58) last winter. That's a five hundred seventy-two dollars ninety-one cents ($572.91).

Bridgeport Propane bills increase by $311.52

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $311.52 more this winter season. At least 837 Bridgeport homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Bridgeport household spend on propane heating bills this winter?

Propane heating will cost one thousand six hundred twelve dollars sixty-two cents ($1,612.62) in Bridgeport this year, that's an average of $two hundred sixty-eight dollars seventy-seven cents ($268.77) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand one hundred forty-nine dollars five cents ($1,301.10) last winter. That's a one hundred twelve dollars thirteen cents ($311.52).

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This winter, energy efficient Bridgeport homes will save roughly $129.69 and $560.61.

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Bridgeport homes using electricity as their primary heating fuel that perform energy efficiency upgrades may expect to save between $352.87 and $560.61. That's between $58.81 and $93.44 each month!

In other words, more efficient electrically heated homes pay only $908.31 and the most efficient pay around $700.57 instead of about $1,261.18 for the entire winter season.

Bridgeport homes that use natural gas as their primary heating fuel that perform energy efficiency upgrades may expect to save between $129.69 and $260.11 just in this winter season. That's between $21.61 and $43.35 each month!

In other words, more efficient natural gas heated homes pay only $1,040.80 and the most efficient pay around $910.38 instead of about $1,170.49 for the entire winter season.

(Based on Eversource Energy Calculator and Consumption & Price Data from the Energy Information administration)

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The data provided on this page is a set of estimates in order to provide to the best of our ability predictions as to what prices may look like in your city. There may be differences between what you see here and your actual bills. Though we do our best to constantly update and improve our predictive methods, the tool and data provided does not constitute legal or financial advice and we provide no warranties as to its accuracy. Please also conduct further research and consult your utility for details on your specific utility usage.

Next data update: March 25th 2022

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