Sumter County, Alabama Electric Profile

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Residents in Sumter County face an average of 1.03 outages lasting 120.4 minutes per year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes per outage.

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Sumter County citizens are accountable for 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, making it the 21st highest polluting county based on per capita pollution.

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Sumter County has no electricity production sources and must import all of the electricity consumed in the county.

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Sumter County emitted 75,269,300.9 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 2013th highest polluting county out of 3220 counties in the country.

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When calculating by customer count, Alabama Power is the largest supplier in Sumter County.

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There was a 4.04% increase in CO2 emissions per capita within the previous 12 months in Sumter County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    215,937 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    75,269,301 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,056.92 kg

Livingston, AL Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Livingston are paying a residential electricity rate of 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the residents, this rate is below both the Alabama and the United States average rates of 12.97 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Alabama Power sells 8,201.51 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers. Customers in the city experience 1.03 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

As the 153rd worst ranked city out of 586 cities in Alabama, Livingston emits 20,327,011.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use a year. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which amounts to 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Livingston as the 356th highest polluting city in the state. The city is home to zero power generation plants, which is, of course, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Livingston

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.113/kWh$210.56/mo.$110.66/mo.
148th12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Livingston
138th$139.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Livingston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Livingston, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71No DataIcon representing missing value.260,48528,937,700

York, AL Electric Overview

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York's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.24% lower than the average Alabama rate of 12.97 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. Selling 7,807.21 megawatt hours, Alabama Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Customers in the city have 1.03 power outages per year, with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

For every person in the city there are 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 356th worst in Alabama out of 586 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 15,317,941.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in York

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.113/kWh$210.56/mo.$110.66/mo.
148th12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of York
138th$139.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for York Residents

Electric Companies With Service in York, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71No DataIcon representing missing value.260,48528,937,700

Epes, AL Electric Overview

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Epes has an average residential electricity rate of 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 6.67% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. Epes is the 392nd largest city in Alabama, with a population of 614. Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Epes emits 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 14th worst polluting city out of 586 cities in the state. With total emissions of 3,718,946.71 kilograms, the city ranks 390th worst in Alabama for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 10,669.16 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Epes

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.113/kWh$210.56/mo.$110.66/mo.
148th12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Epes
138th$139.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Epes Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Epes, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71No DataIcon representing missing value.260,48528,937,700

Sumter County, Alabama Details

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Sumter County is about 4.52% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Sumter County a rank of 1640th best in the country out of 3220.

Power Companies in Sumter County, Alabama

Providers In Each City in Sumter County:

  • Cuba, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Emelle, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Epes, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Gainesville, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Geiger, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Livingston, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • York, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

Sumter County, Alabama has 2 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Sumter County, Alabama?

By total revenue, Alabama Power is the largest electricity company in Sumter County, Alabama.

What electricity companies offer service in Sumter County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power30,535
2Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation3,906

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16