Hempstead County, AR: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Hempstead County, Arkansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hempstead County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

Hempstead County ranks 7th in Arkansas out of 75 counties for total production of electricity from non-renewable energy sources, with 3,111,007 of the county's 3,111,007 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

152.21 megawatt hours of electricity per person are produced using coal in Hempstead County. This is 51st highest out of 3230 counties in the United States.

Hempstead County has a population of 20,352 citizens.

Hempstead County is the 4th highest county in Arkansas for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 152.86 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

Hempstead County has the 354th largest total electricity production of all 3230 counties in the country, generating 3,111,007 megawatt hours.

Hempstead County emits 14,884 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the US average of 4,123.17.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    333,265 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,111,007 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,111,007 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    152.86 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    302,919,178 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,884 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Hope

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Hope Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

13.69¢ per kWh

  • 12.27% higher than last month
  • 3.53% higher than March last year
  • 6.29% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 18.13% lower than the US average
  • 413th in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 274 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 23 since March last year
  • 9,714th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,381 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 261 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.86¢ per kWh

  • 0.3% higher than last month
  • 1.31% lower than March last year
  • 5.08% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 20% lower than the US average
  • 170th in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 17 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 281 since March last year
  • 7,127th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 26 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,763 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$105.67 per month

  • 22.11% lower than last month
  • 4.55% lower than March last year
  • 0.53% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 12.36% lower than the US average
  • 121st in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 32 since March last year
  • 9,516th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 9,552 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 678 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$131.82 per month

  • 0.32% lower than last month
  • 2.9% lower than March last year
  • 0.92% higher than the Arkansas average
  • 2.98% lower than the US average
  • 131st in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 202 since March last year
  • 14,237th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 73 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,117 since March last year

Hope, AR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Hope is approximately 12.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.08% higher than the average state rate of 12.24 cents. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Hope Water & Light.

Releasing 67,363,905.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Hope is the 44th highest out of 626 cities in Arkansas for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 7,476.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity used in Hope has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power production sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hope

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.205/kWh$0.090/kWh$262.92/mo.$75.71/mo.
170th12.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hope
131st$131.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hope Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hope, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.21142.047,817,724.731,033,012,931
Hope Water & LightBUNDLED13.99127.5963,675.788,909,292.64
Southwest Arkansas ElectricBUNDLED12.73156.66361,622.5546,022,141.28
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.1598.71,043,019.33116,321,221

Blevins, AR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Blevins is approximately 12.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.83% higher than the average state rate of 12.24 cents. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Entergy Arkansas. Blevins has the 370th largest population in Arkansas, with 343 residents residing within its borders.

Releasing 2,564,463.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Blevins is the 367th highest out of 626 cities in Arkansas for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 7,476.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity used in Blevins has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power production sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blevins

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.223/kWh$0.089/kWh$293.05/mo.$80.87/mo.
112th12.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blevins
151st$133.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blevins Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blevins, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.21142.047,817,724.731,033,012,931
Southwest Arkansas ElectricBUNDLED12.73156.66361,622.5546,022,141.28
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.1598.71,043,019.33116,321,221

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Perrytown, AR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Perrytown is approximately 12.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.83% higher than the average state rate of 12.24 cents. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Entergy Arkansas. Perrytown has the 381st largest population in Arkansas, with 320 residents residing within its borders.

Releasing 2,392,502.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Perrytown is the 378th highest out of 626 cities in Arkansas for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 7,476.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity used in Perrytown has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power production sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Perrytown

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.223/kWh$0.089/kWh$293.05/mo.$80.87/mo.
110th12.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Perrytown
150th$133.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Perrytown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Perrytown, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.21142.047,817,724.731,033,012,931
Southwest Arkansas ElectricBUNDLED12.73156.66361,622.5546,022,141.28
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.1598.71,043,019.33116,321,221

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Electricity Production in Hempstead County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Hempstead County, Arkansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hempstead County AR Coal 3,111,0072,827,728,567.42908.94

Hempstead County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 19th worst ranked county out of 75 counties in the state, Hempstead County releases 302,919,178.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. The county also ranks 160th worst in pollution per citizen, averaging 14,884 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. Electricity facilities in the county mainly use Coal, which makes up 99.58% of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county. Hempstead County has one power plant in the county.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.58%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.42%

Hempstead County, Arkansas Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Hempstead County include Entergy Arkansas, Southwestern Electric Power Company, and Hope Water & Light Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Arkansas has some of the best laws and regulations for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in Hempstead County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 5.28% of electricity generated. The nationwide average is 2.87%, resulting in Hempstead County having a rank of 2043rd best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Hempstead County:

  • Blevins, Arkansas:
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
  • Fulton, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
  • Hope, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 25.01%
    • Hope Water & Light: 24.97%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 25.01%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 25.01%
  • McCaskill, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
  • McNab, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
  • Oakhaven, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
  • Ozan, Arkansas:
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
  • Patmos, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
  • Perrytown, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
  • Washington, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Arkansas Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 33.33%

* 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 Hempstead County, Arkansas?

The largest electricity company in Hempstead County, Arkansas by total customer count is Entergy Arkansas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Hempstead County, Arkansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Entergy Arkansas11,954
2Southwestern Electric Power Company9,400
3Hope Water & Light6,909
4Southwest Arkansas Electric5,376

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

Hempstead County, Arkansas is home to 4 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

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

Hempstead County, Arkansas has one active electricity plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Ginalyn Gelera
Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-06-17