2024 Natural Gas Distribution Industry Statistics Report

Natural Gas Distribution - Market Size and Industry Forecast

The 2024 Natural Gas Distribution Industry Report contains historical and forecasted statistics used by leading private equity firms and consultants. Market sizes from 2019 to 2029 reflect industry trends and growth patterns. Revenues include both public and private companies in the Natural Gas Distribution industry.

Market Size (Total Revenue)


% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government financial data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Industry Market Size
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021
  • 2022
  • 2023

Advanced econometric models forecast five years of industry growth based on short- and long-term trend analysis. Market size includes revenue generated from all products and services sold within the industry.

Natural Gas Distribution - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state reveals local opportunity through the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for Natural Gas Distribution companies in the United States.

Natural Gas Distribution Revenue by State

Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesNatural Gas Distribution
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Natural Gas Distribution - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
Total Revenue


Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit

Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits



Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income

Natural Gas Distribution - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios


Profit Margin
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Natural Gas Distribution - Product Mix

Product DescriptionDescriptionRevenue
($ Millions)
Industry total


Natural gas distribution to final consumer
Natural gas - power marketing and brokering
Other products
Trans of bulk natural gas and liquefied natural gas by pipeline
Electricity - generation and distribution
Electricity - power marketing and brokering
Mixed, manufactured, or liquefied natural gas
Household appliances
Electric power transmission

Natural Gas Distribution - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations7%


Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers2%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations13%
Business Operations Specialists10%
Architecture and Engineering Occupations7%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations21%
Information and Record Clerks8%
Customer Service Representatives8%
Customer Service Representatives8%
Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching, and Distributing Workers5%
Construction and Extraction Occupations10%
Construction Trades Workers7%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20%
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations17%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers9%
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door9%
Production Occupations10%
Plant and System Operators7%
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators5%

Government Contracts

In the past, the federal government spent an annual total of $247,670,960 on the natural gas distribution industry. It has awarded 2,239 contracts to 196 companies, with an average value of $1,263,627 per company.

Natural Gas Distribution and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

($ Millions)


Natural Gas Distribution Industry Research
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateJuly 2024
Report FormatPDF Download  PDF

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