Choctaw County, Alabama Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Choctaw County, Alabama Electricity Overview

With 12,665 residents living within the county and 354,354.32 megawatt hours produced each year, Choctaw County has a megawatt hour per capita production rate of 27.98 megawatt hours. The city is 622nd largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the United States.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Choctaw County is Alabama Power.

Choctaw County consumes only 62.42% of the electricity produced in the county.

In Choctaw County, 42,103.46 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel sources. Choctaw County ranks 752nd out of 3221 counties in the United States for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel types.

Citizens of Choctaw County use enough electricity to emit 12,135.65 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the Alabama average of 6,053.14.

The nationwide average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Choctaw County enjoy an average rate that is 11.37% less at 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    221,174 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.46 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    354,354 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    312,251 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    42,103 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    27.98 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    153,697,986 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,135.65 kg

Butler, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Butler's citizens spend 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Alabama and nationwide average rates of 13.58 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes. The countrywide averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes each outage. Alabama Power sells an estimated 7,862.84 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Electricity companies servicing Butler must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 11,325,422.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 15th highest in Alabama for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Butler

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.080/kWh$253.46/mo.$80.86/mo.
99th12.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Butler
85th$144.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Butler Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Butler, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.52168.6818,258,7862,651,900,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71260,48528,937,700

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Gilbertown, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Gilbertown's citizens spend 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Alabama and nationwide average rates of 13.58 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes. The countrywide averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes each outage. Gilbertown is the 359th largest city in the state, with a population of 739.

Electricity companies servicing Gilbertown must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 4,473,269.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 314th highest in Alabama for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gilbertown

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.080/kWh$253.46/mo.$80.86/mo.
99th12.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gilbertown
85th$144.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gilbertown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gilbertown, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.52168.6818,258,7862,651,900,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71260,48528,937,700

Lisman, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Lisman's citizens spend 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Alabama and nationwide average rates of 13.58 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes. The countrywide averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes each outage. Lisman is the 422nd largest city in the state, with a population of 427.

Electricity companies servicing Lisman must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 2,584,690.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 15th highest in Alabama for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lisman

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.080/kWh$253.46/mo.$80.86/mo.
99th12.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lisman
85th$144.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lisman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lisman, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.52168.6818,258,7862,651,900,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71260,48528,937,700

Electricity Production in Choctaw County, Alabama

Power Plants in Choctaw County, Alabama

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Georgia-Pacific Consr Prods LP-NaheolaGeorgia-Pacific Consr Prods LP-Naheola (100.00%)
Choctaw County AL Black Liquour 354,354.32246,247,459.47694.92

Choctaw County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Choctaw County, Black Liquour makes up 57.68% of the fuel used for electricity production. When taken together with Wood/Wood Waste Solids (30.43%) and Natural Gas (11.50%), these three fuel types make up 352,993.64 megawatt hours (or 99.62%) county electricity production. The county has the 1426th highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the US, emitting 153,697,986 kilograms. This total equates to 12,135.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 295th worst in the country for pollution per capita. Choctaw County has one electricity plant in the county.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
57.68%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
30.43%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
11.50%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.38%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Choctaw County is about 4.52% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average is 2.76%, meaning Choctaw County ranks 1460th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Choctaw County, Alabama

Providers In Each City in Choctaw County:

  • Butler, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Gilbertown, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Lisman, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Needham, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Pennington, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Silas, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Toxey, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Choctaw County, Alabama?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alabama Power30,990
2Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation4,666

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Choctaw County, Alabama?

The largest electricity provider in Choctaw County, Alabama by megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power.

How many electric companies offer service in Choctaw County, Alabama?

There are 2 electricity providers operating in Choctaw County, Alabama.

How many power plants are located in Choctaw County, Alabama?

There is one power plant in Choctaw County, Alabama

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-24