Mississippi County, Arkansas Electric Profile

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Almost 21,942,405 megawatt hours of electricity in Mississippi County are produced each year using natural gas. This is 539.78 megawatt hours per customer in the county each year.

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As the 50th highest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the nation, Mississippi County generates 24,799,976.12 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuel types.

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Power facilities in Mississippi County have experienced a 0.09% decrease in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity generation within the last 12 months, a step in the right direction.

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While the national average residential electricity rate is 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Mississippi County’s average is 31.35% below that at 9.23 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Mississippi County produces 2,774,720 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 198th out of 3220 counties in the US for natural gas generation.

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Emitting 588,517,657.16 kilograms of CO2 gases, Mississippi County has the 10th worst pollution level from electricity consumption out of 75 counties in Arkansas.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    642,977 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.82 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    24,799,976 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    24,799,976 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    610.07 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    588,517,657 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,477.32 kg

Blytheville, AR Electric Overview

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Blytheville's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 9.23 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 10.94 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $114.66. This is 4.17% less than the state average of $119.65. Mississippi County Electric Coop sells 75,787.86 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Blytheville residents emit 7,341.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 494th highest polluting city out of 540 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 102,865,298.47 kilograms, the city ranks 30th worst in Arkansas for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blytheville

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.073/kWh$149.57/mo.$71.56/mo.
30th9.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blytheville
62nd$114.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blytheville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blytheville, Arkansas

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Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED10.80118.8No DataIcon representing missing value.7,978,569861,547,837
Mississippi County Electric CoopBUNDLED7.67110.52No DataIcon representing missing value.56,9704,368,551

Osceola, AR Electric Overview

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Osceola's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.75% less than the average state rate of 10.94 cents and 29.86% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. The city generates about 3,188.37 megawatt hours per citizen each year from its power generating plants, which makes them the 3rd highest producer out of 540 cities in the state. With 2,522 residential customers, Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility is the largest supplier in the city.

Around 15,525.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 2nd highest polluter in Arkansas out of 540 cities. A total of 107,247,195.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 27th worst in Arkansas for total pollution from electricity use. The city has 2 power generation plants in the city. This is the 3rd most power plants within a city and the 8th highest number of plants per capita, out of 540 cities, in the state. Osceola's fuel of choice is Coal, with 99.62% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Osceola

Osceola residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.073/kWh$149.57/mo.$71.56/mo.
46th9.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Osceola
58th$114.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Osceola Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Osceola, Arkansas

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Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED10.80118.8No DataIcon representing missing value.7,978,569861,547,837
Mississippi County Electric CoopBUNDLED7.67110.52No DataIcon representing missing value.56,9704,368,551
Osceola, Arkansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.72112.58No DataIcon representing missing value.36,197.873,879,921.9

Manila, AR Electric Overview

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On average, Manila's residential electricity price is 9.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.58% below Arkansas's average rate of 10.94 cents and 31.35% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Mississippi County Electric Coop is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $114.66 per month, while the state average is $119.65.

Electricity use in Manila results in the release of 24,749,048.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 94th highest in the state out of 540 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 229th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Manila

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.073/kWh$149.57/mo.$71.56/mo.
30th9.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Manila
62nd$114.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Manila Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Manila, Arkansas

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Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED10.80118.8No DataIcon representing missing value.7,978,569861,547,837
Mississippi County Electric CoopBUNDLED7.67110.52No DataIcon representing missing value.56,9704,368,551

Energy Production in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Mississippi County, Arkansas

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Osceola AR Coal 3,670,876.023,603,121,654.65981.54YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Dell AR Natural Gas 2,774,7201,080,708,835.5389.48No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Mississippi County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 553rd worst ranked county in the US, Mississippi County releases 588,517,657.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 14,477.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the county ranks 157th worst in the United States for pollution per capita. Around 88.48% of electricity in Mississippi County comes from production using Coal. Totaling Coal with Natural Gas (11.19%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.33%), these three fuel types account for 24,799,976.12 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the county's electricity generation. Mississippi County isp home to 2 electricity plants, which is 785th highest in the country and 983rd most when considering plants per capita.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
88.48%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
11.19%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.33%

Mississippi County, Arkansas Net Metering

Of the 2 electricity providers in Mississippi County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state has great net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Mississippi County is 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 is 2.76%, resulting in Mississippi County receiving a rank of 680th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Providers In Each City in Mississippi County:

  • Bassett, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Birdsong, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Blytheville, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Burdette, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Dell, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Dyess, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Etowah, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Gosnell, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Joiner, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • 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:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 36.30%
    • Forked Deer Electric: 0.41%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 36.30%
    • Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility: 26.98%
  • Manila, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Marie, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Osceola, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 43.24%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 43.24%
    • Osceola, Arkansas Electric Utility: 13.52%
  • Victoria, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%
  • Wilson, Arkansas:
    • Mississippi County Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 50.00%

* 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 Mississippi County, Arkansas?

The largest electricity company in Mississippi County, Arkansas by megawatt hours sold is Mississippi County Electric Coop.

What electricity companies offer service in Mississippi County, Arkansas?

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1Entergy Arkansas15,056
2Mississippi County Electric Coop4,922

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

Mississippi County, Arkansas has 2 electricity companies offering service in the area.

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

There are 2 active electricity plants in Mississippi County, Arkansas

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16