Winter heating costs rise in Stratford

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

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Winter Heating in Stratford rises from $1,159.57 last year to $1,549.74 this winter!

This winter, heating expenditures in Stratford are expected to increase to around $258.29 each month or an average of $1,549.74 for the whole season . Compare this to an average of $193.26 last winter or $1,159.57 for the season. The average Stratford resident can expect to pay about $65.03 more per month or $390.17 more this season.

Stratford Heating Costs by Fuel Type

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

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Stratford Electric bills increase by $128.71

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $128.71 more this winter season. At least 2028 Stratford homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Stratford household spend on electric heating bills this winter?

Electric heating will cost one thousand four hundred forty-seven dollars sixty-three cents ($1,447.63) in Stratford this year, that's an average of $two hundred forty-one dollars twenty-seven cents ($241.27) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand three hundred eighteen dollars ninety-two cents ($1,318.92) last winter. That's a one hundred twenty-eight dollars seventy-one cents ($128.71).

Stratford Fuel Oil bills increase by $416.78

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Fuel oil heated homes will pay an average of $416.78 more this winter season. At least 5586 Stratford homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Stratford resident spend on fuel oil heating bills this winter?

Fuel oil heating will cost one thousand five hundred fifty-six dollars seventy-four cents ($1,556.74) in Stratford this year, that's an average of $two hundred fifty-nine dollars forty-five cents ($259.46) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand one hundred thirty-nine dollars ninety-six cents ($1139.96) last winter. That's a four hundred sixteen dollars seventy-eight cents ($416.78).

Stratford Natural Gas bills increase by $657.61

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $657.61 more this winter season. At least 11612 Stratford homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Stratford home spend on natural gas heating bills this winter?

Natural Gas heating will cost one thousand three hundred forty-three dollars fifty-three cents ($1,343.53) in Stratford this year, that's an average of $two hundred twenty-three dollars ninety-two cents ($223.92) per winter month. This is in comparison to six hundred eighty-five dollars ninety-two cents ($685.92) last winter. That's a six hundred fifty-seven dollars sixty-one cents ($657.61).

Stratford Propane bills increase by $357.58

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Electricity heated homes will pay an average of $357.58 more this winter season. At least 290 Stratford homes will be affected by the increase

How much will the average Stratford home spend on propane heating bills this winter?

Propane heating will cost one thousand eight hundred fifty-one dollars three cents ($1,851.03) in Stratford this year, that's an average of $three hundred eight dollars fifty-one cents ($308.51) per winter month. This is in comparison to one thousand three hundred eighteen dollars ninety-two cents ($1,493.46) last winter. That's a one hundred twenty-eight dollars seventy-one cents ($357.58).

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This winter, energy efficient Stratford homes will save roughly $148.86 and $643.49.

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.

Stratford homes using electricity as their primary heating fuel that perform energy efficiency upgrades may expect to save between $405.04 and $643.49. That's between $67.51 and $107.25 each month!

In other words, more efficient electrically heated homes pay only $1,042.60 and the most efficient pay around $804.14 instead of about $1,447.63 for the entire winter season.

Stratford homes that use natural gas as their primary heating fuel that perform energy efficiency upgrades may expect to save between $148.86 and $298.56 just in this winter season. That's between $24.81 and $49.76 each month!

In other words, more efficient natural gas heated homes pay only $1,194.67 and the most efficient pay around $1,044.97 instead of about $1,343.53 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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