Okaloosa County, FL: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

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Okaloosa County, Florida Electricity Overview

Okaloosa County has seen year over year increase of 5.05% in electricity production from solar power.

Okaloosa County is home to 216,482 people and its power generation plants generate 55,298 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 0.26 megawatt hours per capita.

With 55,298 megawatt hours generated using solar, Okaloosa County ranks 43rd in the state out of 67 counties for solar power electricity generation.

Okaloosa County produces 55,298 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable sources. This ranks Okaloosa County 682nd highest producing county in the country out of 3230 counties for total sustainable electricity production.

When calculating by number of customers, Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Okaloosa County.

Okaloosa County ranks 322nd out of 3230 counties in the country for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.26 megawatt hours produced per person.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,428,572 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    55,298 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    55,298 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    862,668,067 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,984.94 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Crestview

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Crestview Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

13.31¢ per kWh

  • 0.26% lower than last month
  • 6.98% lower than April last year
  • 9.18% lower than the Florida average
  • 21.3% lower than the US average
  • 28th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 7,182nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 455 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 8,762 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.72¢ per kWh

  • 0.6% lower than last month
  • 4.38% higher than April last year
  • 9.21% lower than the Florida average
  • 14.89% lower than the US average
  • 29th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since April last year
  • 10,383rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,703 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,218 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$127.18 per month

  • 1.63% higher than last month
  • 15.92% lower than April last year
  • 1.84% lower than the Florida average
  • 12.8% higher than the US average
  • 100th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 8 since April last year
  • 25,480th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,809 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,042 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$161.17 per month

  • 1.23% lower than last month
  • 2.62% higher than April last year
  • 0.89% lower than the Florida average
  • 18.44% higher than the US average
  • 85th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 17 since April last year
  • 26,393rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 236 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,833 since April last year

Crestview, FL Electricity Overview

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Crestview averages a residential electricity rate of 13.72 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Thankfully, this is 9.21% below Florida's average rate of 15.12 cents. Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative has an estimated 464 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Electricity use in Crestview has byproducts of 109,831,240.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 145th largest emissions amount of any city in Florida. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 4,077.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Crestview as the 801st highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Crestview must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Crestview

Crestview residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.099/kWh$221.53/mo.$101.93/mo.
29th13.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crestview
85th$161.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crestview Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crestview, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Choctawhatchee Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.73161.03753,987.3103,508,309.56

Wright CDP, FL Electricity Overview

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Wright CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 14.95 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Thankfully, this is 1.08% below Florida's average rate of 15.12 cents. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $138.02, while the Wright CDP average is 20.41% higher at $166.19 per month. Florida Power & Light has an estimated 1,919 total residential customers, more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Electricity use in Wright CDP has byproducts of 101,186,321.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 167th largest emissions amount of any city in Florida. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 4,077.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Wright CDP as the 801st highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Wright CDP must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wright CDP

Wright CDP residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.085/kWh$225.81/mo.$91.34/mo.
525th14.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wright CDP
505th$166.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wright CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wright CDP, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED14.94166.0768,983,99810,307,567,070

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Fort Walton Beach, FL Electricity Overview

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Fort Walton Beach averages a residential electricity rate of 14.93 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Thankfully, this is 1.21% below Florida's average rate of 15.12 cents. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $138.02, while the Fort Walton Beach average is 20.35% higher at $166.11 per month. Florida Power & Light has an estimated 2,630 total residential customers, more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Electricity use in Fort Walton Beach has byproducts of 84,838,455.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 193rd largest emissions amount of any city in Florida. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 4,077.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Fort Walton Beach as the 401st highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Fort Walton Beach must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort Walton Beach

Fort Walton Beach residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.085/kWh$225.74/mo.$91.51/mo.
140th14.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Walton Beach
123rd$166.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort Walton Beach Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Choctawhatchee Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.73161.03753,987.3103,508,309.56
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED14.94166.0768,983,99810,307,567,070

Zips with electric coverage in Fort Walton Beach, Florida include: 32547, 32548, 32569, 32544

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Electricity Production in Okaloosa County, Florida

Power Plants in Okaloosa County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Gulf Coast Solar Center ILS Power (100.00%)
Valparaiso FL Solar 55,298

Okaloosa County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 862,668,066.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Okaloosa County due to electricity use. More telling of the county's emissions reality is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 3,984.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 38th highest county in Florida for CO2 pollution per capita. Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in Okaloosa County. Okaloosa County has one electricity producing plant.

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Okaloosa County, Florida Net Metering

Okaloosa County is home to one electric supplier. Fortunately for residents in the county who are interested in having personal solar panels, the sole supplier in town offers net metering options. At the state level, Florida has pretty good net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Okaloosa County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.23% of their energy lost per year. The national average for energy loss is 2.87% while the state average is 5.48%, resulting in a rank of 1028th best in the United States and a state rank of 10th best out of 3230 and 67 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Okaloosa County, Florida

Providers In Each City in Okaloosa County:

  • Cinco Bayou, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Crestview, Florida:
    • Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Destin, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Fort Walton Beach, Florida:
    • Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative: 1.64%
    • Florida Power & Light: 98.36%
  • Laurel Hill, Florida:
    • Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Mary Esther, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Niceville, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 47.23%
    • Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative: 52.77%
  • Shalimar, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Valparaiso, Florida:
    • Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative: 88.34%
    • Florida Power & Light: 11.66%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many power plants are within Okaloosa County, Florida?

There is one power plant in Okaloosa County, Florida

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Okaloosa County, Florida?

The largest electricity supplier in Okaloosa County, Florida by megawatt hours sold is Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative.

Which electricity companies offer service in Okaloosa County, Florida?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative10,374

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-05-08