Washington County, Arkansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Washington County, Arkansas Electricity Overview

On average, Washington County citizens are accountable for 7,752.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, making them the 10th highest polluting county based on per capita pollution.

Averaging production of 0.39 megawatt hours per resident a year, Washington County is 1594th out of 3221 counties in generation per capita in the nation.

With total production of 96,711 megawatt hours, Washington County is ranked 1306th highest producer of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties for total production.

Washington County is the 1038th largest producing county in the country out of 3221 counties when it comes to megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuel sources.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Washington County is Ozark Electric Cooperative.

Washington County produces 0.21 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuel types. This makes Washington County the 1268th highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in the nation out of 3221 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,963,669 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.12 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    96,711 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    52,563 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    44,148 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.39 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,906,219,398 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,752.92 kg

Fayetteville, AR Electricity Overview

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Fayetteville's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.31% higher than the average Arkansas rate of 11.10 cents and 18.80% lower than the national average of 13.99 cents. The city generates 51,677 megawatt hours from its power generating plants, which is the 4th largest total production for a city in the state. The Arkansas average monthly residential electricity bill is $119.5, while the Fayetteville average is 8.40% less at $109.46 per month. This is the 9th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Arkansas.

Emissions in Fayetteville average 7,757.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 6th highest polluting city out of 626 cities in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 728,819,989.24 kilograms. The city is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is the highest number of power plants within a city in Arkansas out of the state's 626 cities.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fayetteville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.432/kWh$0.076/kWh$530.18/mo.$57.38/mo.
453rd11.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fayetteville
9th$109.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fayetteville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fayetteville, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ozark Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.65112.12799,16785,084,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.80107.821,152,639136,028,844

Zips with electric coverage in Fayetteville, Arkansas include: 72764, 72701, 72703, 72704, 72730, 72727, 72774

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Springdale, AR Electricity Overview

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Springdale's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.35% higher than the average Arkansas rate of 11.10 cents and 18.77% lower than the national average of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $111.8 per month. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Southwestern Electric Power Company.

Emissions in Springdale average 7,752.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 15th highest polluting city out of 626 cities in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. At 7,752.47 kilograms per person and 84,161 people in the city, the city emits 652,455,809.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 4th worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Springdale must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Springdale

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.368/kWh$0.079/kWh$458.68/mo.$67.07/mo.
457th11.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Springdale
28th$111.8Average residential monthly electricity bill for Springdale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Springdale, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Carroll ElectricBUNDLED10.99128.51,271,985139,749,649
Ozark Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.65112.12799,16785,084,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.80107.821,152,639136,028,844

Zips with electric coverage in Springdale, Arkansas include: 72764, 72762, 72703, 72745

Farmington, AR Electricity Overview

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Farmington's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.07% higher than the average Arkansas rate of 11.10 cents and 19.78% lower than the national average of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $109.97 per month. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Ozark Electric Cooperative.

Emissions in Farmington average 7,752.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 15th highest polluting city out of 626 cities in Arkansas based on emissions per capita. At 7,752.47 kilograms per person and 7,584 people in the city, the city emits 58,794,748.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 50th worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Farmington must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Farmington

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.432/kWh$0.076/kWh$530.18/mo.$57.38/mo.
316th11.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Farmington
15th$109.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Farmington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Farmington, Arkansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ozark Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.65112.12799,16785,084,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.80107.821,152,639136,028,844

Zips with electric coverage in Farmington, Arkansas include: 72701, 72704, 72753, 72730

Electricity Production in Washington County, Arkansas

Power Plants in Washington County, Arkansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
UA Central Utility PlantUniversity Of Arkansas (100.00%)
Fayetteville AR Natural Gas 41,98125,334,186.78603.47
Waste Management Eco Vista LFGTEWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Tontitown AR Landfill Gas 31,35619,717,294.83628.82
Westside Wastewater Treatment Plant HybridToday's Power (100.00%)
Fayetteville AR Solar 9,696
Noland Wastewater Treatment Plant HybridToday's Power (100.00%)
Washington County AR Solar 9,564
Washington County AR Natural Gas 2,5971,567,657.7603.64
Ozarks Natural Energy Community SolarToday's Power (100.00%)
Washington County AR Solar 1,517

Washington County, Arkansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Washington County averages 7,752.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity use of 1,906,219,397.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The primary fuel used in Washington County is Natural Gas, making up 46.09% of the fuel used in the county for electricity generation. Adding Natural Gas totals to Landfill Gas (32.42%) and Solar (21.93%), these three fuel sources make up 100.44% of the county's electricity generation. Washington County has 6 electricity plants, which is 362nd highest in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
46.09%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
32.42%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
21.93%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.44%

Washington County, Arkansas Net Metering

Out of the 3 companies in Washington County, 3 of them offer net metering to their customers. Arkansas has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Washington County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 4.74% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Washington County receiving a rank of 1645th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Washington County:

  • Elkins, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Farmington, Arkansas:
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Fayetteville, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 61.95%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 38.05%
  • Goshen, Arkansas:
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Greenland, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 51.62%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 48.38%
  • Johnson, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 53.43%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 46.57%
  • Lincoln, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Prairie Grove, Arkansas:
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 49.01%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.99%
  • Springdale, Arkansas:
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 28.35%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 58.31%
    • Carroll Electric: 13.34%
  • Tontitown, Arkansas:
    • Carroll Electric: 5.69%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 47.15%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 47.15%
  • West Fork, Arkansas:
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 45.95%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 54.05%
  • Winslow, Arkansas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
    • Ozark Electric Cooperative: 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 provider in Washington County, Arkansas?

The largest electricity company in Washington County, Arkansas by megawatt hours sold is Ozark Electric Cooperative.

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

Washington County, Arkansas is home to 6 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Washington County, Arkansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Ozark Electric Cooperative29,875
2Southwestern Electric Power Company12,194
3Carroll Electric783

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

Washington County, Arkansas is home to 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-24