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Utility Allowance Chart - Effective June 1, 2019

Revised July 5, 2019
 
Single Familiy SRO 0 1 2 3 4 5 6
Heating: Oil                 70 93 112 130 148 166 184 206
Heating: Gas 38 50 60 70 79 89 99 111
Heating: Elec.  63 84 101 118 135 152 169 189
Heating: Propane 86 115 138 160 182 205 227 254
Other Electric 34 45 69 93 117 142 166 186
Water & Sewer 31 41 62 103 163 227 291 326
Cooking: Gas 2 3 5 7 10 12 14 16
Cooking: Elec.   5 6 11 16 21 26 30 34
Cooking: Propane 5 6 11 16 22 27 32 36
Hot Water: Oil 11 14 25 36 47 59 70 78
Hot Water: Gas 6 8 15 22 28 35 42 46
Hot Water: Elec.   20 26 36 46 56 66 76 85
Hot Water: Propane  14 19 34 50 65 80 95 106
Refrigerator 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Range 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Charge for Use of Gas 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12
 
Apartments (2-3, Row House, Garden)  SRO 0 1 2 3 4 5 6
Heating: Oil                 58 77 90 104 117 131 145 162
Heating: Gas 36 48 58 67 76 85 94 105
Heating: Elec.  43 57 68 80 91 103 114 128
Heating: Propane 78 104 123 143 162 181 201 225
Other Electric 29 39 59 79 100 120 140 157
Water & Sewer 23 30 45 75 122 168 217 243
Cooking: Gas 2 3 5 7 10 12 14 16
Cooking: Elec.   5 6 11 16 21 26 30 34
Cooking: Propane 5 6 11 16 22 27 32 36
Hot Water: Oil 11 14 25 36 47 59 70 78
Hot Water: Gas 6 8 15 22 28 35 42 46
Hot Water: Elec.   20 26 36 46 56 66 76 85
Hot Water: Propane  14 19 34 50 65 80 95 107
Refrigerator 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Range 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Charge for Use of Gas 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12
 
Elevator High Rise (Large Apartment with 5 plus Units) SRO 0 1 2 3 4 5 6
Heating: Gas 28 37 45 52 60 68 76 85
Heatng: Elec.  43 57 68 80 91 103 114 128
Heating: Propane 61 81 96 112 128 143 159 178
Heating: Oil  49 65 78 91 103 116 129 144
Other Electric 24 32 48 64 80 96 112 125
Water & Sewer 23 30 45 75 122 168 217 243
Cooking: Gas 2 3 5 7 10 12 14 16
Cooking: Elec.   5 6 11 16 21 26 30 34
Cooking: Propane 5 6 11 16 22 27 32 36
Hot Water: Oil 11 14 25 36 47 59 70 78
Hot Water: Gas 6 8 15 22 28 35 42 46
Hot Water: Elec.   20 26 36 46 56 66 76 85
Hot Water: Propane  14 19 34 50 65 80 95 107
Refrigerator 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Range 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Charge for Use of Gas 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 12