Winter heating costs rise in Danbury

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

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Winter Heating in Danbury rises from $1,166.64 last year to $1,559.19 this winter!

This winter, heating costs in Danbury are expected to increase to around $259.86 each month or an average of $1,559.19 for the whole season . Compare this to an average of $194.44 last winter or $1,166.64 for the season. The average Danbury household can expect to pay around $65.42 more per month or $392.55 more this season.

Danbury Heating Costs by Fuel Type

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

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Danbury Electric bills increase by $129.49

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $129.49 more this winter season. At least 8540 Danbury homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Danbury resident spend on electric heating bills this winter?

Electric heating will cost one thousand four hundred fifty-six dollars forty-six cents ($1,456.46) in Danbury this year, that's an average of $two hundred forty-two dollars seventy-four cents ($242.74) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand three hundred twenty-six dollars ninety-seven cents ($1,326.97) last winter. That's a one hundred twenty-nine dollars forty-nine cents ($129.49).

Danbury Fuel Oil bills increase by $419.32

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Fuel oil heated homes will pay an average of $419.32 more this winter season. At least 8888 Danbury homes will be affected by the increase

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

Fuel oil heating will cost one thousand five hundred sixty-six dollars twenty-four cents ($1,566.24) in Danbury this year, that's an average of $two hundred sixty-one dollars four cents ($261.04) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand one hundred forty-six dollars ninety-one cents ($1146.91) last winter. That's a four hundred nineteen dollars thirty-two cents ($419.32).

Danbury Natural Gas bills increase by $661.62

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $661.62 more this winter season. At least 10682 Danbury homes will be affected by the increase

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

Natural Gas heating will cost one thousand three hundred fifty-one dollars seventy-three cents ($1,351.73) in Danbury this year, that's an average of $two hundred twenty-five dollars twenty-nine cents ($225.29) per winter month. This is in comparison to six hundred ninety dollars eleven cents ($690.11) last winter. That's a six hundred sixty-one dollars sixty-two cents ($661.62).

Danbury Propane bills increase by $359.76

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $359.76 more this winter season. At least 1225 Danbury homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Danbury resident spend on propane heating bills this winter?

Propane heating will cost one thousand eight hundred sixty-two dollars thirty-two cents ($1,862.32) in Danbury this year, that's an average of $three hundred ten dollars thirty-nine cents ($310.39) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand three hundred twenty-six dollars ninety-seven cents ($1,502.57) last winter. That's a one hundred twenty-nine dollars forty-nine cents ($359.76).

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This winter, energy efficient Danbury homes will save roughly $149.77 and $647.42.

Households participating in "Home Energy Solutions" energy audit receive  an average of $1,350 in value and $450 in annual energy savings from a single 4-6 hour visit. If you're income eligible, this service is free-of-charge! Otherwise, the co-pay is only $50 thanks to support provided by the state of Connecticut and our local utility companies.

Danbury homes using electricity as their primary heating fuel that perform energy efficiency upgrades may expect to save between $407.51 and $647.42. That's between $67.92 and $107.9 each month!

In other words, more efficient electrically heated homes pay only $1,048.95 and the most efficient pay around $809.04 instead of about $1,456.46 for the entire winter season.

Danbury homes that use natural gas as their primary heating fuel that perform energy efficiency upgrades may expect to save between $149.77 and $300.38 just in this winter season. That's between $24.96 and $50.06 each month!

In other words, more efficient natural gas heated homes pay only $1,201.96 and the most efficient pay around $1,051.34 instead of about $1,351.73 for the entire winter season.

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

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Next data update: March 25th 2022

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