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Desha County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

Desha County is ranked as the 2232nd largest consumer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the nation with 188,868.48 megawatt hours being used by residents who live there.

The nationwide average residential price per kilowatt hour is 16.12 cents, while residents of Desha County enjoy an average rate that is 15.95% less at 13.55 cents per kilowatt hour.

The electricity consumed by residents of Desha County is produced in other counties as the county has no power production sources.

Residents in Desha County pay $143.33 per month for residential electricity, compared to the Arkansas average of $131.12.

The largest electricity supplier in Desha County by megawatt hours sold is Entergy Arkansas.

Desha County is the 2393rd largest county in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    188,868 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.38 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    85,396,144 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,406.43 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Dumas

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Dumas Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

13.09¢ per kWh

  • 4.21% lower than last month
  • 1.05% lower than April last year
  • 3.92% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 22.57% lower than the US average
  • 445th in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 17 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 72 since April last year
  • 6,829th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,579 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,495 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.34¢ per kWh

  • 0.09% lower than last month
  • 6.69% higher than April last year
  • 8.92% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 17.23% lower than the US average
  • 521st in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 166 since April last year
  • 9,032nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 42 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,333 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$94.37 per month

  • 16.11% lower than last month
  • 6.9% lower than April last year
  • 1.37% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 16.29% lower than the US average
  • 387th in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 33 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 95 since April last year
  • 7,552nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6,425 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,827 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$142.2 per month

  • 0.41% lower than last month
  • 5.43% higher than April last year
  • 9.05% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 4.5% higher than the US average
  • 497th in the state out of 624 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 137 since April last year
  • 18,699th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 188 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,403 since April last year

Dumas, AR Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Dumas home spend, on average, 13.34 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 8.92% more than Arkansas' average price of 12.25 cents, resulting in the city ranking 521st out of 626 cities in Arkansas for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Entergy Arkansas. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $138.02, while the Dumas average is 3.03% more at $142.2 per month.

Dumas is the 81st highest ranked city in Arkansas out of 626 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 30,062,701.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 564th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 66,488.91 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dumas

Dumas residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.089/kWh$202.93/mo.$74.30/mo.
521st13.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dumas
497th$142.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dumas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dumas, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
C & L ElectricBUNDLED14.36147.89247,117.3535,490,884.12
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.20141.367,792,269.381,028,800,306

McGehee, AR Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call McGehee home spend, on average, 13.19 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 7.67% more than Arkansas' average price of 12.25 cents, resulting in the city ranking 509th out of 626 cities in Arkansas for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Entergy Arkansas. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $138.02, while the McGehee average is 2.43% more at $141.37 per month.

McGehee is the 83rd highest ranked city in Arkansas out of 626 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 28,848,046.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 322nd worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 63,802.49 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McGehee

McGehee residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.087/kWh$201.92/mo.$72.07/mo.
509th13.19¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of McGehee
477th$141.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for McGehee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McGehee, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.20141.367,792,269.381,028,800,306

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Arkansas City, AR Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Arkansas City home spend, on average, 13.19 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 7.67% more than Arkansas' average price of 12.25 cents, resulting in the city ranking 509th out of 626 cities in Arkansas for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Entergy Arkansas. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $141.37. This is 2.43% higher than the nationwide average bill of $138.02.

Arkansas City is the 326th highest ranked city in Arkansas out of 626 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 3,340,300.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 44th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 7,387.66 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arkansas City

Arkansas City residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.087/kWh$201.92/mo.$72.07/mo.
509th13.19¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arkansas City
477th$141.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arkansas City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arkansas City, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.20141.367,792,269.381,028,800,306

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Desha County, Arkansas Details

Desha County, Arkansas Net Metering

Of the 2 electric companies in Desha County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. The state has some of the best net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Desha County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 5.34% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a United States average energy loss of 2.87%, Desha County is ranked as the 2076th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Desha County, Arkansas

Providers In Each City in Desha County:

  • Arkansas City, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Dumas, Arkansas:
    • C & L Electric: 12.59%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 87.41%
  • McGehee, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Mitchellville, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Reed, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Tillar, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Watson, Arkansas:
    • C & L Electric: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Desha County, Arkansas has 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Desha County, Arkansas?

By total customer count, Entergy Arkansas is the largest electricity company in Desha County, Arkansas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Desha County, Arkansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Entergy Arkansas32,270
2C & L Electric2,649

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Published: 2024-07-02