Texas is a big state and a big player in public EV charging infrastructure, too. The state ranks 2nd in the United States, right behind California, for the total number of available public charging stations. Houston has 832 public EV charging stations, of which 56 are free EV charging stations.
The Houston/Woodlands/Sugar Land area has a total of 104 DC Fast Chargers from multiple networks, including Electrify America, SemaConnect, Blink, ChargePoint, Tesla and others. The highest powered charging station is located in Columbus, Tex. -- a suburb of Houston -- and offers a power rating of 350 kW, though, no current electric vehicle in 2020 can accept this charging rate.
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Charging Stats
945 Total Stations
52 Free Stations
103 New Stations (90 days)
145 Fast Chargers
41 CHAdeMO Plugs
70 CCS Plugs
500 J-1772 Plugs
Top Charging Networks in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land
Tesla Destination 128 stations
ChargePoint 125 stations
Blink 95 stations
Volta 88 stations
Grocery and Retail Stores with EV Charging in Houston
Grocery and retail stores have evolved quite rapidly over the last 10 years and are now attracting customers for longer durations with cafe, pharmacy and dine-in options. And probably some good ‘ole Texas barbecue, too. The Houston area has 541 EV charging stations associated with shopping and grocery stores. To view all these stores in Houston with EV charging stations, visit PlugShare.com and apply the grocery and shopping amenities filter, and the payment requirement locations option.
Below are the top-ranked grocery and retail store charging stations in the Houston area.
Pricing for charging varies at grocery and retail locations, so be sure to check PlugShare.com for recent pricing and comments about charging health.
Hotels with EV Charging in the Houston area
Looking for a Hotel in Houston with EV Charging Stations? There are 255 hotels with EV Charging Stations on PlugShare in the Houston metro area and to view all hotels with charging options, apply the lodging and payment required locations filters. Visit PlugShare’s EV Trip Planner if you are planning any extended travel near or around the Houston area.
Below are some of the top ranked hotels for electric vehicle charging stations via our PlugScore ratings system, below:
Houston has 42 Tesla Superchargers as well as 135 Tesla Destination Chargers. There are a total of 647 charging stations in Houston that can charge a Tesla, including J1722 and NEMA 14-50 options. If you are looking to charge a Tesla Model S, Tesla Model Y, Tesla Model X, Tesla Model 3 or Tesla Roadster while in Houston, follow these steps:
If you’re traveling to Houston in a Tesla, check out our Tesla Trip Planner to locate hotels with Tesla destination charging stations. Below are some of the top-rated hotels with Tesla destination charging stations:
The easiest way to view all charging stations compatible with your vehicle is to register on PlugShare and add the make and model of your electric vehicle to your profile. PlugShare will automatically tailor the map for charging connections compatible with your car. Here are some high level stats of charging stations by vehicle. To register, click here.
630 Tesla Model 3 charging stations in the Houston area
630 Tesla Model S charging stations in the Houston area
630 Tesla Model X charging stations in the Houston area
630 Tesla Model Y charging stations in the Houston area
464 Nissan Leaf charging stations in the Houston area
482 BMW i3 charging stations in the Houston area
482 Chevrolet Bolt charging stations in the Houston area
List of Top Locations with EV Charging Stations
Walmart Locations in Houston with EV Charging Stations