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Table 13.I.E

Occupied Housing Units
By Type of Heating Fuel

U.S. and New York1

 
     
  Heating
System
2012  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
115,969,540
74,119,256
41,850,284
6,872,526
3,529,896
3,342,630
 
    Utility gas
48.8%
52.5%
42.1%
62.0%
66.0%
57.8%
 
    Bottled, tank, or LP gas
4.8%
6.0%
2.7%
1.6%
1.6%
1.6%
 
    Electricity
36.9%
30.7%
47.9%
10.3%
6.2%
14.7%
 
    Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
5.9%
6.7%
4.5%
24.4%
25.1%
23.7%
 
    Coal or coke
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
 
    All other fuels
2.6%
3.4%
1.4%
0.9%
0.9%
1.0%
 
    No fuel used
0.9%
0.6%
1.5%
0.6%
0.2%
1.1%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
  Heating
System
2011  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
114,991,725
74,264,435
40,727,290
6,789,943
3,472,909
3,317,034
 
    Utility gas
49.0%
52.6%
42.5%
61.8%
65.2%
58.2%
 
    Bottled, tank, or LP gas
4.9%
6.1%
2.7%
1.5%
1.5%
1.4%
 
    Electricity
36.3%
30.4%
47.1%
9.5%
6.1%
13.0%
 
    Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
6.2%
6.9%
4.8%
25.8%
26.2%
25.5%
 
    Coal or coke
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
 
    All other fuels
2.6%
3.3%
1.4%
0.9%
0.8%
1.0%
 
    No fuel used
0.9%
0.6%
1.5%
0.5%
0.2%
0.9%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
  Heating
System
2010  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
114,567,419
74,873,372
39,694,047
6,800,883
3,547,755
3,253,128
 
    Utility gas
49.5%
53.0%
42.9%
61.1%
64.8%
57.1%
 
    Bottled, tank, or LP gas
5.0%
6.2%
2.9%
1.6%
1.6%
1.6%
 
    Electricity
35.4%
29.8%
46.1%
8.9%
5.8%
12.3%
 
    Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
6.5%
7.1%
5.2%
26.9%
26.7%
27.1%
 
    Coal or coke
0.1%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
 
    All other fuels
2.6%
3.2%
1.4%
0.9%
0.8%
1.0%
 
    No fuel used
0.9%
0.6%
1.6%
0.5%
0.2%
0.9%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
  1New York - Comprises New York- Nothern New Jersey - Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area  
     
 
Source:
U.S Census - American Community Survey (Table S2504)

 

 

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