|Data Source:||Social Explorer & U.S. Census Bureau|
Universe: Occupied Housing Units
|T115.||House Heating Fuel (5%)|
|Universe: Occupied Housing Units|
|Excerpt from:||Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; 1970 Census Users’ Guide; U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., 1970.|
|1970 Census Users' Guide - Part I -> Part Ill. Housing Census Concepts (Concepts 150 through 250) -> Heating equipment and fuels -> Heating fuel|
For occupied housing units only . Respondents are to indicate the fuel most used for heating the unit by one of the following categories.
May be salvage wood as well as trees felled by users and purchased wood. In some tabulations wood is not shown separately but included in the category other fuel .
Gas from underground pipes serving the neighborhood supplied by a public utility company, municipal government, etc.
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Bottled, tank, or liquefied petroleum gas stored in tanks which are replaced or refilled as necessary.
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Fuel oil, distillate, residual oil, kerosene, gasoline, alcohol, and other combustible liquids and semi-fluids.
All other fuels not specified elsewhere, including purchased steam, fuel briquettes, waste materials such as corncobs, etc.