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Saline County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

Residents of Saline County are paying, on average, 18.48% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average price, at 13.10 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour.

Customers in the county use around 165581.21% of the electricity that the county generates.

During the course of the previous year, Saline County saw a 3.34% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

The largest electricity supplier in Saline County by total customers is Benton, Arkansas Electric Utility.

Saline County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 0.01 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

At $141.69, the average monthly residential electric bill in Saline County is 7.92% more than the Arkansas average and 2.73% higher than the US average.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,085,479 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,259 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,259 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.01 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    951,618,602 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,472.06 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Benton

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Benton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

12.49¢ per kWh

  • 9.89% higher than last month
  • 9.06% higher than March last year
  • 3.02% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 25.3% lower than the US average
  • 21st in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since March last year
  • 5,585th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,452 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 934 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.92¢ per kWh

  • 0.73% higher than last month
  • 4.19% higher than March last year
  • 2.55% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 25.81% lower than the US average
  • 31st in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 15 since March last year
  • 4,351st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 68 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 845 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$101.23 per month

  • 27% lower than last month
  • 0.41% higher than March last year
  • 3.69% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 16.04% lower than the US average
  • 67th in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 92 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 53 since March last year
  • 7,803rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 12,254 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,920 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$125.37 per month

  • 0.03% higher than last month
  • 2.63% higher than March last year
  • 4.03% lower than the Arkansas average
  • 7.73% lower than the US average
  • 54th in the state out of 626 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 46 since March last year
  • 11,647th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 289 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,097 since March last year

Benton, AR Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 11.92 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Benton, which is 2.55% lower than the average state price of 12.24 cents and 25.81% below the national average of 16.07 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $125.37. This is 9.11% lower than the national average bill of $137.93. With an estimated 13,613 residential customers, Benton, Arkansas Electric Utility is the largest supplier in the city.

The inhabitants of Benton have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 259,780,938.76 kilograms, which is 12th highest amount in the state out of 626 cities. Averaging 7,476.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 4th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Benton

Benton residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.089/kWh$177.08/mo.$74.24/mo.
31st11.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Benton
54th$125.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for Benton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Benton, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Benton, Arkansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.0598.19149,906.4615,063,255.08
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.21142.047,817,724.731,033,012,931
First Electric CoopBUNDLED11.68137.841,331,329.68155,439,805

Zips with electric coverage in Benton, Arkansas include: 72019, 72015, 72002, 72022, 72011

Bryant, AR Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Bryant, which is 5.53% higher than the average state price of 12.24 cents and 19.65% below the national average of 16.07 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $141.06. This is 2.27% higher than the national average bill of $137.93. With an estimated 336 residential customers, Entergy Arkansas is the largest supplier in the city.

The inhabitants of Bryant have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 152,514,573.47 kilograms, which is 23rd highest amount in the state out of 626 cities. Averaging 7,476.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 158th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bryant

Bryant residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.091/kWh$197.55/mo.$81.57/mo.
181st12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bryant
241st$141.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bryant Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bryant, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Empire District ElectricBUNDLED15.91151.4353,648.098,537,720
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.21142.047,817,724.731,033,012,931
First Electric CoopBUNDLED11.68137.841,331,329.68155,439,805

Zips with electric coverage in Bryant, Arkansas include: 72019, 72015, 72002, 72022, 72011

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Hot Springs Village CDP, AR Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 12.94 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Hot Springs Village CDP, which is 5.76% higher than the average state price of 12.24 cents and 19.48% below the national average of 16.07 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $141.16. This is 2.34% higher than the national average bill of $137.93. With an estimated 988 residential customers, Entergy Arkansas is the largest supplier in the city.

The inhabitants of Hot Springs Village CDP have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 119,400,840.15 kilograms, which is 28th highest amount in the state out of 626 cities. Averaging 7,476.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 158th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hot Springs Village CDP

Hot Springs Village CDP residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.092/kWh$197.57/mo.$81.60/mo.
203rd12.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hot Springs Village CDP
243rd$141.16Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hot Springs Village CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hot Springs Village CDP, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Empire District ElectricBUNDLED15.91151.4353,648.098,537,720
Entergy ArkansasBUNDLED13.21142.047,817,724.731,033,012,931
First Electric CoopBUNDLED11.68137.841,331,329.68155,439,805

Zips with electric coverage in Hot Springs Village CDP, Arkansas include: 71901, 72019, 71909, 72087, 71949

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Electricity Production in Saline County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Saline County, Arkansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
FECC Solar BentonToday's Power (100.00%)
Saline County AR Solar 1,259.49

Saline County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Saline County results in the release of 951,618,601.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 6th largest emissions amount in Arkansas out of 75 counties. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the county, which amounts to 7,472.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Saline County is the 733rd highest polluting county in the US. Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in Saline County. Saline County has one electricity producing plant.

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Saline County, Arkansas Net Metering

Out of the 5 providers in Saline County, 4 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Arkansas has some of the best net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity providers in Saline County that report energy loss. Together, these 4 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 6.00% of electricity generated. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Saline County a rank of 2429th best in the United States out of 3230 counties.

Providers In Each City in Saline County:

  • Alexander, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Bauxite, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Benton, Arkansas:
    • First Electric Coop: 9.33%
    • Entergy Arkansas: 53.60%
    • Benton, Arkansas Electric Utility: 37.07%
  • Bryant, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 69.83%
    • Empire District Electric: 2.38%
    • First Electric Coop: 27.79%
  • Haskell, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Lonsdale, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 100.00%
  • Shannon Hills, Arkansas:
    • Entergy Arkansas: 85.09%
    • First Electric Coop: 14.91%
  • Traskwood, 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 supplier in Saline County, Arkansas?

By total megawatt hours sold, Entergy Arkansas is the largest electricity supplier in Saline County, Arkansas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Saline County, Arkansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Benton, Arkansas Electric Utility14,776
2First Electric Coop14,303
3Entergy Arkansas11,914
4Empire District Electric639
5C & L Electric182

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

Saline County, Arkansas is home to 5 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Saline County, Arkansas?

Saline County, Arkansas has one power plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-14