Since it’s that time of year when people across the country have their air conditioners cranking at all hours of the day, WalletHub analysts compared the total monthly energy bills in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia to find out the most and least energy-expensive states.
According to the results, Connecticut is the most expensive state when it comes to energy at $404. It has the highest monthly home heating-oil cost – $104. Rounding out the top five were Massachusetts ($346), Rhode Island ($338), Vermont ($332), and Georgia ($328).
The least expensive state for energy is Washington at $218, followed closely by the District of Columbia at $219.
WalletHub constructed the ranking using a special formula that accounts for the following residential energy types: electricity, natural gas, motor fuel, and home heating oil.
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