Wilcox County, Alabama Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wilcox County, Alabama Electricity Overview

Wilcox County had a 7.66% drop in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the preceding 12 months.

As the 690th highest generator of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties, Wilcox County produces 890,832 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

Wilcox County uses non-renewable fuel types to produce 6.18 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 14th highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita.

Wilcox County ranks 8th highest county in Alabama out of 67 counties in hydroelectric power production, producing 428,681 megawatt hours per year from hydroelectric facilities.

Wilcox County consumes about 20.78% of the production put out by their power plants.

Wilcox County produces the 242nd highest amount of electricity per capita from natural gas out of 3221 counties in the country, with the fuel type accounting for 0 megawatt hours a year per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    185,112 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.46 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    890,832 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    825,302 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    65,530 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    84.04 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    57,472,041 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,421.89 kg

Camden, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Camden's residents spend 15.07 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 10.96% more than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 4.18% more than the national average of 14.46. Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Camden deal with 1.03 power outages each year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.

Emitting 11,664,398.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Camden ranks 227th worst out of 593 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Camden has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Camden

Camden 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.
576th15.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Camden
375th$168.34Average residential monthly electricity bill for Camden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Camden, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.52168.6818,258,7862,651,900,000
Pioneer Electric Greenville, AlabamaBUNDLED16.95167.17140,861.423,874,412.07

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Pine Hill, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Pine Hill's residents spend 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 5.60% less than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 11.37% less than the national average of 14.46 cents. Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Pine Hill deal with 1.03 power outages each year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.

Emitting 4,588,279.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Pine Hill ranks 353rd worst out of 593 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Pine Hill has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pine Hill

Pine Hill 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 Pine Hill
85th$144.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pine Hill Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pine Hill, 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

Yellow Bluff, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Yellow Bluff's residents spend 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 3.05% more than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 3.25% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Yellow Bluff deal with 1.03 power outages each year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.

Emitting 1,259,052.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Yellow Bluff ranks 497th worst out of 593 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Yellow Bluff has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Yellow Bluff

Yellow Bluff 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.
283rd13.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Yellow Bluff
274th$161.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Yellow Bluff Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Yellow Bluff, 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

Boykin CDP, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Boykin CDP's residents spend 15.73 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 15.87% more than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 8.79% more than the national average of 14.46. With an estimated 95 residential customers, Alabama Power is the largest provider in the city. Customers in the city have 1.03 power outages each year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Emitting 1,259,052.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Boykin CDP ranks 497th worst out of 593 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Boykin CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Boykin CDP

Boykin CDP 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.
579th15.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Boykin CDP
372nd$167.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for Boykin CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Boykin CDP, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.52168.6818,258,7862,651,900,000
Pioneer Electric Greenville, AlabamaBUNDLED16.95167.17140,861.423,874,412.07

Electricity Production in Wilcox County, Alabama

Power Plants in Wilcox County, Alabama

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
International Paper Pine Hill MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Wilcox County AL Black Liquour 462,151276,577,983.48598.46
Wilcox County AL Conventional Hydroelectric 428,681

Wilcox County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Wilcox County results in the release of 57,472,041.28 kilograms of CO2 pollution a year, which is 2192nd highest amount in the United States out of 3221 counties and 59th highest in Alabama out of 67 counties. Averaging 5,421.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 1288th worst for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. About 48.12% of electricity in Wilcox County comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. Also used is Black Liquour at 23.39% and Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 21.13%. Wilcox County has 2 electricity generation plants, which is 980th most in the US.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
48.12%
BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
23.39%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
21.13%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
7.18%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
0.17%
OTHER
Other
0.00%

Wilcox County, Alabama Net Metering

Approximately 33.33% of the electricity suppliers in Wilcox County offer net metering to their customers. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Alabama has bad regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Wilcox County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 4.52% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 4.12%, resulting in a rank of 1460th best in the US and a state rank of 39th best out of 3221 and 67 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Wilcox County:

  • Camden, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 77.66%
    • Pioneer Electric Greenville, Alabama: 22.34%
  • Oak Hill, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Pioneer Electric Greenville, Alabama: 50.00%
  • Pine Apple, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Pioneer Electric Greenville, Alabama: 50.00%
  • Pine Hill, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Yellow Bluff, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 84.40%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 15.60%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Wilcox County, Alabama?

By total megawatt hours sold, Alabama Power is the largest electricity supplier in Wilcox County, Alabama.

How many power plants are in Wilcox County, Alabama?

Wilcox County, Alabama is home to 2 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers offering service in Wilcox County, Alabama.

Which electricity companies offer service in Wilcox County, Alabama?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alabama Power30,533
2Pioneer Electric Greenville, Alabama2,134
3Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation940

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24