Electric Rates & Providers in Benton County, AR

Benton County, Arkansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Benton County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

Benton County is ranked as the 177th largest electricity consuming county out of 3230 counties in the nation with over 4,900,000 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers for their electricity needs.

Throughout the last 12 months Benton County has experienced a 1.70% reduction in coal usage, going from a previous total of 2,061,479.26 megawatt hours produced from burning coal to 2,026,383.36 megawatt hours.

Benton County customers have an average monthly residential electric bill of $124.07, which is 5.37% lower than the Arkansas average bill of $131.12.

Benton County has achieved a 1.72% decrease in the usage of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation during the last year.

With a population of 302,863 residents, Benton County is the 2nd most populated county in Arkansas.

Benton County has emissions of 11,744.52 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 306th worst polluting county in the country by per capita emissions.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    4,961,082 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,032,280 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,032,280 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.71 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    3,556,981,209 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,744.52 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Rogers

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Rogers Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.61¢ per kWh

  • 0.28% higher than last month
  • 0.89% higher than April last year
  • 0.08% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 25.44% lower than the US average
  • 77th in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 12 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 47 since April last year
  • 5,159th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 762 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,383 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.87¢ per kWh

  • 0.08% higher than last month
  • 7.11% lower than April last year
  • 3.13% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 26.39% lower than the US average
  • 73rd in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 356 since April last year
  • 4,221st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 173 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,420 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$90.03 per month

  • 9.21% lower than last month
  • 1.58% lower than April last year
  • 3.31% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 20.15% lower than the US average
  • 91st in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 11 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since April last year
  • 6,394th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,014 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,714 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$120.4 per month

  • 0.1% lower than last month
  • 9.58% lower than April last year
  • 7.67% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 11.52% lower than the US average
  • 75th in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 239 since April last year
  • 10,224th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 53 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,778 since April last year

Rogers, AR Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour for Rogers, which is 3.13% less than the average Arkansas rate of 12.25 cents. Southwestern Electric Power Company has an estimated 2,888 total residential customers, more than any other electricity provider who operates in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $131.12, while the Rogers average is 8.18% below at $120.4 per month. This is the 75th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Arkansas.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Rogers averages 7,406.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 540,639,799.74 kilograms, which is the 6th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Arkansas. All of the electricity sold in Rogers has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rogers

Rogers residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.250/kWh$0.085/kWh$325.50/mo.$77.57/mo.
73rd11.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rogers
75th$120.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rogers Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rogers, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Carroll ElectricBUNDLED12.10135.481,307,789.8158,231,715
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.1999.441,048,928.79117,340,696

Zips with electric coverage in Rogers, Arkansas include: 72758, 72756, 72712, 72745, 72718

Bentonville, AR Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.67 cents per kilowatt hour for Bentonville, which is 4.76% less than the average Arkansas rate of 12.25 cents. Bentonville Electric has an estimated 20,022 total residential customers, more than any other electricity provider who operates in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $131.12, while the Bentonville average is 14.05% below at $112.69 per month. This is the 41st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Arkansas.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Bentonville averages 7,406.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 389,319,018.49 kilograms, which is the 9th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Arkansas. All of the electricity sold in Bentonville has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bentonville

Bentonville residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.095/kWh$168.34/mo.$76.96/mo.
63rd11.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bentonville
41st$112.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bentonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bentonville, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Bentonville ElectricBUNDLED11.60111.14270,810.0131,401,355.21
Carroll ElectricBUNDLED12.10135.481,307,789.8158,231,715

Zips with electric coverage in Bentonville, Arkansas include: 72758, 72756, 72712, 72715, 72714

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Bella Vista, AR Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.28 cents per kilowatt hour for Bella Vista, which is 0.21% more than the average Arkansas rate of 12.25 cents. Selling an estimated 38,193.52 megawatt hours each year, Carroll Electric is the largest supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Bella Vista averages 7,406.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 220,844,944.23 kilograms, which is the 14th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Arkansas. All of the electricity sold in Bella Vista has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bella Vista

Bella Vista residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.148/kWh$0.090/kWh$204.07/mo.$82.77/mo.
129th12.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bella Vista
136th$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bella Vista Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bella Vista, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Carroll ElectricBUNDLED12.10135.481,307,789.8158,231,715

Zips with electric coverage in Bella Vista, Arkansas include: 72712, 72715, 72714, 72751, 72736, 72768

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Electricity Production in Benton County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Benton County, Arkansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Benton County AR Coal 2,032,2802,232,734,909.971,098.64

Benton County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Benton County averages 11,744.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 306th worst in the country out of 3230 counties for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 3,556,981,209.21 kilograms, the county ranks highest in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. The county is home to one power generation plant. Benton County's fuel of choice is Coal, with 99.71% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source.

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99.71%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.29%

Benton County, Arkansas Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity companies in Benton County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

The county has 4 companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these 4 suppliers is 4.47%. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Benton County a rank of 1290th best in the US out of 3230 counties.

Providers In Each City in Benton County:

  • Avoca, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 54.81%
    • Carroll Electric: 45.19%
  • Bella Vista, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 100.00%
  • Bentonville, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 6.27%
    • Bentonville Electric: 93.73%
  • Bethel Heights, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 77.14%
    • Carroll Electric: 22.86%
  • Cave Springs, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 45.13%
    • Carroll Electric: 54.87%
  • Centerton, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 21.17%
    • Bentonville Electric: 18.07%
    • Carroll Electric: 60.75%
  • Decatur, Arkansas:
    • Empire District Electric: 72.88%
    • Carroll Electric: 27.12%
  • Elm Springs, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 3.13%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 80.51%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 16.36%
  • Garfield, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 100.00%
  • Gateway, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 100.00%
  • Gentry, Arkansas:
    • Empire District Electric: 58.98%
    • Carroll Electric: 41.02%
  • Gravette, Arkansas:
    • Empire District Electric: 18.52%
    • Carroll Electric: 62.83%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 18.66%
  • Highfill, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 98.07%
    • Bentonville Electric: 1.93%
  • Little Flock, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 14.76%
    • Carroll Electric: 83.75%
    • Bentonville Electric: 1.49%
  • Lowell, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 65.39%
    • Carroll Electric: 34.61%
  • Pea Ridge, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 45.09%
    • Carroll Electric: 54.91%
  • Rogers, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 46.73%
    • Carroll Electric: 53.27%
  • Siloam Springs, Arkansas:
    • City of Siloam Springs Utilities: 98.99%
    • Carroll Electric: 1.01%
  • Springtown, Arkansas:
    • Empire District Electric: 100.00%
  • Sulphur Springs, Arkansas:
    • Empire District Electric: 100.00%

* 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 Benton County, Arkansas?

The largest electricity supplier in Benton County, Arkansas by megawatt hours sold is Southwestern Electric Power Company.

How many electric companies offer service in Benton County, Arkansas?

There are 5 electricity companies operating in Benton County, Arkansas.

How many power plants are within Benton County, Arkansas?

There is one power plant in Benton County, Arkansas

Which electricity companies offer service in Benton County, Arkansas?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-07