Massachusetts Retail Propane 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.

Prices aggregated from Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources telephone surveys of propane 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.


Weekly Average Retail Propane Price Survey

Weekly Heating Season Surveys Begin October 8, 2019

Monthly Off-Season Heating Fuel Surveys

Propane Average High Low
This Week (09/10/19) $2.88/gallon $4.06/gallon $1.95/gallon

Last Month (08/09/19)

$2.87/gallon $4.06/gallon $1.64/gallon
Last Year $3.01/gallon $4.07/gallon $1.95/gallon
% Change from Last Year -5.1% -0.3%



Season Average-Retail Price


EIA Weighted Consumer Season Average


Off-season surveys done on monthly basis-next survey week of May 2019. Retail price refers to the average price from weekly surveys.  Weighted price takes the retail prices submitted to U.S. EIA and weights them for sales and other factors to get average consumer price.  




Additional Links & Resources

Find a propane dealer

Co-op Power (offers discounted propane to members in Western Mass: Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden counties)

Home Energy Assistance Programs

Household Heating Costs

Attorney General's Consumer Information

Mass Historical Propane Prices: 2000-present (PDF 140.55 KB)