Electric Rates & Providers in Nome Census Area, AK

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Nome Census Area, Alaska Electricity Overview

On average, Nome Census Area citizens are responsible for 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, while the statewide average pollution per capita is 3,973.82.

Nome Census Area's average residential electricity rate is 51.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 223.28% higher than the national average of 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour.

Nome Census Area ranks 10th out of 30 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents consuming 83,095.13 megawatt hours.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Nome Census Area saw a 9.31% increase in the last year.

Nome Census Area is the 10th largest county in Alaska, with 10,070 citizens residing within its borders.

No electricity generation takes place in Nome Census Area, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from outside of their borders.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    83,095 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.25 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    40,016,340 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,973.82 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Nome

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Nome Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

50.55¢ per kWh

  • 5.08% higher than last month
  • 7.87% higher than March last year
  • 104.53% higher than the Alaska average
  • 202.34% higher than the US average
  • 178th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 17 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since March last year
  • 31,646th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 17 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 107 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

48.64¢ per kWh

  • 0.64% higher than last month
  • 9.4% higher than March last year
  • 100.66% higher than the Alaska average
  • 202.61% higher than the US average
  • 173rd in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since March last year
  • 31,641st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank is the same since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 145 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$250.21 per month

  • 2.38% higher than last month
  • 8.02% higher than March last year
  • 58.67% higher than the Alaska average
  • 107.54% higher than the US average
  • 255th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 32 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 32 since March last year
  • 31,714th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 44 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 192 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$219.17 per month

  • 0.71% higher than last month
  • 10.87% higher than March last year
  • 56.49% higher than the Alaska average
  • 61.3% higher than the US average
  • 227th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 25 since March last year
  • 31,654th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 20 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 285 since March last year

Nome, AK Electricity Overview

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Nome's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 48.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 100.66% more than the average Alaska price of 24.24 cents and 202.61% higher than the national average of 16.07. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Nome average is 58.90% more at $219.17 per month. Nome Joint Utilities has an estimated 2,080 residential customers, which is more than any other provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Nome averages 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 128th highest in Alaska out of 359 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 14,643,516.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 33rd largest emissions amount in Alaska. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Nome

Nome residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.505/kWh$0.369/kWh$284.41/mo.$132.34/mo.
173rd48.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Nome
227th$219.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Nome Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Nome, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alaska Power and TelephoneBUNDLED37.77151.9427,503.1310,386,894
Alaska Village Electric CooperativeBUNDLED65.99316.7244,436.1929,322,505
Nome Joint UtilitiesBUNDLED37.46160.4332,6578,623.433,230,144.61

Savoonga, AK Electricity Overview

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Savoonga's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 51.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 114.29% more than the average Alaska price of 24.24 cents and 223.16% higher than the national average of 16.07. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Savoonga average is 70.25% more at $234.83 per month. With a population of 946 citizens, the city is the 84th largest city in Alaska.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Savoonga averages 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 128th highest in Alaska out of 359 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 3,759,231.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 83rd largest emissions amount in Alaska. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Savoonga

Savoonga residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.551/kWh$0.369/kWh$302.04/mo.$133.47/mo.
219th51.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Savoonga
286th$234.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Savoonga Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Savoonga, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alaska Power and TelephoneBUNDLED37.77151.9427,503.1310,386,894
Alaska Village Electric CooperativeBUNDLED65.99316.722,41844,436.1929,322,505

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Unalakleet, AK Electricity Overview

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Unalakleet's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 52.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 116.31% more than the average Alaska price of 24.24 cents and 226.22% higher than the national average of 16.07. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Unalakleet average is 61.41% more at $222.62 per month. With a population of 728 citizens, the city is the 100th largest city in Alaska.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Unalakleet averages 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 128th highest in Alaska out of 359 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 2,892,938.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 98th largest emissions amount in Alaska. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Unalakleet

Unalakleet residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.548/kWh$0.369/kWh$287.11/mo.$133.49/mo.
222nd52.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Unalakleet
259th$222.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for Unalakleet Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Unalakleet, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alaska Power and TelephoneBUNDLED37.77151.9427,503.1310,386,894
Alaska Village Electric CooperativeBUNDLED65.99316.7244,436.1929,322,505
Unalakleet Valley Elec CoopBUNDLED53.24198.763,2511,150.57612,585.22

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Nome Census Area, Alaska Details

Nome Census Area, Alaska Net Metering

Nome Census Area has 1 out of 5 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Alaska has restricted regulations for consumers interested in investing in personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The single company in Nome Census Area who reports energy loss metrics reported an annual loss of 4.30%. With a state average energy loss of 4.46%, Nome Census Area is ranked as the 5th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Nome Census Area:

  • Brevig Mission, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 55.56%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 44.44%
  • Diomede, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Elim, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 40.34%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 59.66%
  • Gambell, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 43.04%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 56.96%
  • Golovin, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 57.30%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 42.70%
  • Koyuk, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 49.85%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 50.15%
  • Nome, Alaska:
    • Nome Joint Utilities: 38.61%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 22.54%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 38.85%
  • Savoonga, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 50.35%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 49.65%
  • Shaktoolik, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 58.08%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 41.92%
  • Shishmaref, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • St. Michael, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 42.84%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 57.16%
  • Stebbins, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Teller, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 47.86%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 52.14%
  • Unalakleet, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 32.80%
    • Unalakleet Valley Elec Coop: 33.91%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 33.29%
  • Wales, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 14.80%
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 85.20%
  • White Mountain, Alaska:
    • Alaska Village Electric Cooperative: 33.35%
    • White Mountain, Alaska Electric Utility: 33.30%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 33.35%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Nome Census Area, Alaska?

By total customer count, Nome Joint Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in Nome Census Area, Alaska.

How many electric companies offer service in Nome Census Area, Alaska?

Nome Census Area, Alaska has 5 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Nome Census Area, Alaska?

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-13