Gilpin County, Colorado Electric Profile

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Gilpin County has no power production sources and must import all of the electricity sold in the county.

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United Power is the largest electricity provider in Gilpin County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Gilpin County is the 2802nd most populated county in the nation, with 6,243 residents residing within its borders.

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While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Gilpin County’s average is 7.13% lower than at 12.49 cents per kilowatt hour.

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When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Gilpin County saw a 4.89% decrease over the most recent year.

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Gilpin County ranks 47th out of 64 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens using 61,786.08 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    61,786 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.9 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    33,522,048 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,369.54 kg

Central City, CO Electric Overview

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On average, Central City's residential electricity rate is 12.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.65% below the state's average price of 12.69 cents. This makes the city 179th out of 459 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is United Power. Central City has the 244th largest population in Colorado, with 713 residents calling the city home.

Around 5,369.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 101st highest polluter in Colorado out of 459 cities. A total of 3,828,483.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 241st worst in Colorado for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Central City must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Central City

Central City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.112/kWh$131.71/mo.$69.97/mo.
179th12.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Central City
158th$96.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Central City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Central City, Colorado

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Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED11.8376.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,114,4801,196,229,980
United PowerBUNDLED13.19118.01No DataIcon representing missing value.926,207122,210,284
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Zips with electric coverage in Central City, Colorado include: 80422, 80452, 80427

Rollinsville CDP, CO Electric Overview

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Rollinsville CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 12.50 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.47% lower than the state's average rate of 12.69 cents, resulting in the city ranking 180th out of 459 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Rollinsville CDP has 271 residents, which is the 330th highest population for a city in the state. Public Service Company of Colorado has 129 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Rollinsville CDP emits 5,369.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 101st worst polluting city out of 459 cities in Colorado based on emissions per capita. A total of 1,455,145.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 326th highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rollinsville CDP

Rollinsville CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.112/kWh$132.47/mo.$70.61/mo.
180th12.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rollinsville CDP
160th$96.86Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rollinsville CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rollinsville CDP, Colorado

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Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED11.8376.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,114,4801,196,229,980
United PowerBUNDLED13.19118.01No DataIcon representing missing value.926,207122,210,284

Black Hawk, CO Electric Overview

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Black Hawk's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.51 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 12.69 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With a population of 110 citizens, the city is the 398th most populous city in Colorado. Public Service Company of Colorado has 242 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider who operates in the city.

On average, Black Hawk residents emit 5,369.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 101st highest polluting city out of 459 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 590,649.57 kilograms, the city ranks 394th worst in Colorado for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Black Hawk

Black Hawk residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.112/kWh$132.74/mo.$70.84/mo.
182nd12.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Black Hawk
162nd$97.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Black Hawk Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Black Hawk, Colorado

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Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED11.8376.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,114,4801,196,229,980
United PowerBUNDLED13.19118.01No DataIcon representing missing value.926,207122,210,284

Gilpin County, Colorado Details

Gilpin County, Colorado Net Metering

Gilpin County has 2 out of 2 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Colorado has highly favorable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Gilpin County is about 3.38% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average is 2.76%, meaning Gilpin County ranks 626th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Gilpin County, Colorado

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Gilpin County, Colorado?

By total revenue, United Power is the largest electricity provider in Gilpin County, Colorado.

How many electric companies offer service in Gilpin County, Colorado?

Gilpin County, Colorado has 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Gilpin County, Colorado?

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1Public Service Company of Colorado13,737
2United Power12,371

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16