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Mississippi County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

With total generation of 4,266,545.02 megawatt hours, Mississippi County is the 6th highest generator of electricity in Arkansas out of 75 counties.

Mississippi County generates 4,253,676.21 megawatt hours from coal a year. That is 104.55 megawatt hours per person in the county and makes Mississippi County the 3rd highest ranked county out of 75 counties in Arkansas for electricity production from coal per capita.

While most counties attempt to decrease non-renewable fuel types, Mississippi County's non-renewable fuel burning for electricity production purposes has increased by 25.23% within the previous year.

With 40,685 residents living within the county and 4,266,545.02 megawatt hours produced per year, Mississippi County has a megawatt hour per capita production of 104.87 megawatt hours. This is the 7 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the state.

Releasing 625,333,825.63 kilograms of CO2 gases, Mississippi County has the 529th highest pollution level due to electricity use of any county in the United States.

Electricity production from the burning of coal as a fuel source totals 4,253,676.21 megawatt hours, giving Mississippi County the 82nd position in the United States rankings.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    655,880 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.12 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,266,545 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,266,545 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    104.87 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    625,333,826 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    15,370.13 kg

Blytheville, AR Electricity Overview

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Residents of Blytheville are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.10 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.02% less than Arkansas' average price of 11.10 cents and 27.80% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. Selling an estimated 98,927.36 megawatt hours per year, Mississippi County Electric Coop is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Blytheville average is 0.43% higher at $124.4 per month.

Coming in as the 31st worst ranked city out of 626 cities in the state, Blytheville emits 103,929,641.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 7,752.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 307th worst in Arkansas for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Blytheville, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blytheville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.073/kWh$164.64/mo.$71.56/mo.
8th10.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blytheville
536th$124.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blytheville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blytheville, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED11.20120.187,799,213873,374,686
Mississippi County Electric CoopBUNDLED9.01128.6156,2455,066,239

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Osceola, AR Electricity Overview

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Residents of Osceola are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.32% less than Arkansas' average price of 11.10 cents and 21.68% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility. The city generates over 4,300,000 megawatt hours from its power plants, which is the largest total generation for any city in the state.

Coming in as the 29th worst ranked city out of 626 cities in the state, Osceola emits 107,222,041.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 15,370.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks worst in Arkansas for pollution per capita from electricity use. There are 2 power plants in the city, which is the most plants in a city in Arkansas. For electricity production purposes, Osceola's top fuel type is Coal, accounting for 99.70% of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Osceola

Osceola 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.
69th10.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Osceola
114th$116.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Osceola Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Osceola, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED11.20120.187,799,213873,374,686
Osceola, Arkansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.72112.5836,197.873,879,921.9

Manila, AR Electricity Overview

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Residents of Manila are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.10 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.02% less than Arkansas' average price of 11.10 cents and 27.80% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. Selling an estimated 17,953.14 megawatt hours per year, Mississippi County Electric Coop is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Manila average is 0.43% higher at $124.4 per month.

Coming in as the 88th worst ranked city out of 626 cities in the state, Manila emits 28,544,602.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 7,752.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 15th worst in Arkansas for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Manila, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Manila

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.073/kWh$164.64/mo.$71.56/mo.
8th10.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Manila
536th$124.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Manila Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Manila, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED11.20120.187,799,213873,374,686
Mississippi County Electric CoopBUNDLED9.01128.6156,2455,066,239

Electricity Production in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Mississippi County, Arkansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Osceola AR Coal 4,266,545.024,067,840,100.79953.43

Mississippi County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Mississippi County is the 9th worst ranked county in the state out of 75 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county releasing 625,333,825.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. Averaging 15,370.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 138th highest for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the county. Mississippi County has around 99.70% of its electricity produced by Coal.

COAL
Coal
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Coal
99.70%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.30%

Mississippi County, Arkansas Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Mississippi County, 66.67% of them 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 attractive.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Mississippi County averages out to about 3.44% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.39%, resulting in a rank of 610th best in the US and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 75 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Mississippi County:

  • Bassett, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Birdsong, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Blytheville, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Burdette, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Dell, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Dyess, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Etowah, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Gosnell, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Joiner, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Keiser, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Leachville, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Luxora, Arkansas:
    • Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility: 49.92%
    • Forked Deer Electric: 0.58%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 49.50%
  • Manila, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Marie, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 25.08%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 74.92%
  • Osceola, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.04%
    • Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility: 49.96%
  • Victoria, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Wilson, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%

* 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 Mississippi County, Arkansas?

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

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

There are 3 electricity companies serving customers in Mississippi County, Arkansas.

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

There is one active electricity plant located in Mississippi County, Arkansas

What electricity companies offer service in Mississippi County, Arkansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Entergy Arkansas15,212
2Mississippi County Electric Coop4,934
3Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility3,454

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24