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Massachusetts Retail Heating Oil Prices

As part of U.S. EIA State Heating Oil & Propane Program, DOER conducts weekly telephone surveys of heating oil and propane dealers and posts the average retail price.

Monthly Average Retail Heating Oil Price Survey

Prices aggregated from Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources telephone surveys of full-service oil dealers who service Massachusetts households; not inclusive of any discounts offered for cash payments and based on the average winter fill-up 100-150 gallons/fill-up or more.

Note: dealers may charge more per gallon for fill-ups under 100 gallons. Prices are in $ per gallon

Monthly Off-Season Fuel Surveys
Heating Oil Average High Low
This Month (07/20/21)


$4.31/gallon $2.34/gallon
Last Month (06/17/21) $2.83/gallon $4.31/gallon


Last Year


$3.95/gallon $1.49/gallon
% Change from Last Year 36.5%



2020/21 Winter Heating Season Average-Retail Price

EIA Weighted Winter Heating Season Average Consumer Price $2.44/gallon    

Off-season surveys are done on a monthly basis April-Sept . Retail price refers to the average price from weekly surveys.  Weighted prices takes the retail prices submitted to U.S. EIA and weights them for sales and other factors to get average consumer price.  Click here for information on factors that impact heating oil prices.  


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