Craighead County, Arkansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Craighead County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

There was a 11.57% rise in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the previous 12 months in Craighead County.

Residents of the county experience an average of 1.5 power outages a year, with an average of 118.7 minutes per outage.

CWL Jonesboro is the largest supplier in Craighead County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Craighead County is ranked 668th out of 3221 for highest polluting county in the US when considering emissions per person.

Craighead County is ranked as the 7th highest consuming county out of 75 counties in Arkansas with 1,793,147.03 megawatt hours being used by customers living there.

With a population of 111,231 citizens, Craighead County is the 555th largest county in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,793,147 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.12 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    34,139 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    34,139 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.31 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    863,720,874 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,765.11 kg

Jonesboro, AR Electricity Overview

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Jonesboro's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 8.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 21.26% lower than the average Arkansas rate of 11.10 cents and 37.50% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. Non-renewable fuel types are regularly used in electricity generation in the city, resulting in around 0.43 megawatt hours being generated from these fuels per capita per year. There is a shortage of 1,232,579.1 megawatt hours in the city due to the fact that citizens are using 3610.47% more electricity than is generated.

Emissions in Jonesboro average 7,770.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 4th highest polluting city out of 626 cities in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. At 7,770.36 kilograms per person and 78,576 people in the city, the city emits 610,563,895.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 5th worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. The city has one electricity producing plant within its borders. For electricity production purposes, Jonesboro's top fuel is Natural Gas, accounting for 34,104.27 megawatt hours, or 99.90% of generation in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jonesboro

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.087/kWh$164.95/mo.$72.07/mo.
1st8.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jonesboro
1st$98.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jonesboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jonesboro, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
CWL JonesboroBUNDLED6.2675.3434,139476,63329,853,000
Craighead ElectricBUNDLED10.21130.06369,46337,730,000
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED11.20120.187,799,213873,374,686

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Brookland, AR Electricity Overview

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Brookland's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.60% lower than the average Arkansas rate of 11.10 cents and 23.49% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $125.12 per month. Customers in Brookland deal with 1.5 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 118.7 minutes.

Emissions in Brookland average 7,752.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 15th highest polluting city out of 626 cities in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. At 7,752.47 kilograms per person and 4,064 people in the city, the city emits 31,506,046.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 82nd worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Brookland must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Brookland

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.087/kWh$164.95/mo.$72.07/mo.
24th10.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Brookland
569th$125.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Brookland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Brookland, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Craighead ElectricBUNDLED10.21130.06369,46337,730,000
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED11.20120.187,799,213873,374,686

Bono, AR Electricity Overview

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Bono's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.07% lower than the average Arkansas rate of 11.10 cents and 21.48% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. With an estimated 44 residential customers, Entergy Arkansas is the largest supplier in the city. Customers in Bono experience 1.5 electrical outages a year with outages lasting an average of 118.7 minutes.

Emissions in Bono average 7,752.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 15th highest polluting city out of 626 cities in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. At 7,752.47 kilograms per person and 2,409 people in the city, the city emits 18,675,705.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 124th worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Bono must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bono

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.087/kWh$164.95/mo.$72.07/mo.
71st10.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bono
500th$122.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bono Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bono, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Craighead ElectricBUNDLED10.21130.06369,46337,730,000
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED11.20120.187,799,213873,374,686

Electricity Production in Craighead County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Craighead County, Arkansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jonesboro City Water & Light PlantCWL Jonesboro (100.00%)
Jonesboro AR Natural Gas 34,13917,822,912.8522.07

Craighead County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Craighead County average 7,765.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, making them the 7th worst polluting county out of 75 counties in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity consumption of 863,720,873.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The county has one electricity producing plant within its borders. For electricity production purposes, Craighead County's top fuel is Natural Gas, accounting for 34,104.27 megawatt hours, or 99.90% of generation in the county.

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99.90%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.10%

Craighead County, Arkansas Net Metering

Out of the 3 companies in Craighead County, 3 of them offer net metering to their customers. Arkansas has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Craighead County is 4.85%. This includes data from 3 providers, including CWL Jonesboro, Entergy Arkansas, and Craighead Electric. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Craighead County receiving a rank of 1726th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Craighead County, Arkansas

Providers In Each City in Craighead County:

  • Bay, Arkansas:
    • Craighead Electric: 40.78%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 59.22%
  • Black Oak, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 95.41%
    • Craighead Electric: 4.59%
  • Bono, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 78.50%
    • Craighead Electric: 21.50%
  • Brookland, Arkansas:
    • Craighead Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Caraway, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 63.39%
    • Craighead Electric: 36.61%
  • Cash, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 81.49%
    • Craighead Electric: 18.51%
  • Egypt, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Craighead Electric: 50.00%
  • Jonesboro, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 49.75%
    • Craighead Electric: 0.66%
    • CWL Jonesboro: 49.59%
  • Lake City, Arkansas:
    • Craighead Electric: 27.80%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 72.20%
  • Monette, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 66.66%
    • Craighead Electric: 33.34%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Craighead County, Arkansas?

The largest electricity company in Craighead County, Arkansas by megawatt hours sold is CWL Jonesboro.

How many power plants are located in Craighead County, Arkansas?

Craighead County, Arkansas is home to one power plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Craighead County, Arkansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1CWL Jonesboro38,452
2Entergy Arkansas11,756
3Craighead Electric7,773

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

Craighead County, Arkansas is home to 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-24