Custer County, Idaho Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Custer County, Idaho Electricity Overview

The national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 13.99 cents, while residents of Custer County enjoy an average rate that is 34.50% below that at 9.17 cents per kilowatt hour.

Releasing 7,453,653.42 kilograms of CO2 gases, Custer County has the 30th highest pollution level from electricity consumption out of 44 counties in the state.

Custer County has no power generation plants and must import all of the electricity used in the county.

Citizens of Custer County consume enough electricity to release 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, compared to the US average of 4,483.41.

Custer County has a population of 4,275 residents.

When calculating by total customers, Salmon River Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Custer County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    59,499 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.92 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    7,453,653 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,743.54 kg

Challis, ID Electricity Overview

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On average, inhabitants who call Challis home are billed a residential electricity price of 9.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 8.24% below Idaho's average rate of 10.18 cents, which ranks the city 12th out of 237 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 2 residential customers, Salmon River Electric Cooperative is the largest provider in the city. Challis has the 98th highest population in the state, with 902 citizens residing within the city's borders.

Electricity use in Challis results in the release of 1,572,677.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 97th highest amount in the state out of 237 cities. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 12th ranked city in Idaho for CO2 emissions released per capita. In Challis, there are no power generating facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Challis

Challis residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.077/kWh$178.60/mo.$80.23/mo.
12th9.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Challis
229th$116.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Challis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Challis, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Salmon River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.34116.4734,4793,220,000

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Mackay, ID Electricity Overview

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On average, inhabitants who call Mackay home are billed a residential electricity price of 8.82 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 13.37% below Idaho's average rate of 10.18 cents, which ranks the city 4th out of 237 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Lost River Electric Cooperative sells an estimated 37.1 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other vendors. Mackay has 439 citizens, resulting in it being the 145th largest city in Idaho.

Electricity use in Mackay results in the release of 765,416.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 143rd highest amount in the state out of 237 cities. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 12th ranked city in Idaho for CO2 emissions released per capita. In Mackay, there are no power generating facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mackay

Mackay residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.093/kWh$0.088/kWh$136.33/mo.$124.04/mo.
4th8.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mackay
233rd$136.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mackay Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mackay, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lost River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.82136.3335,938.653,168,802.79

Stanley, ID Electricity Overview

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On average, inhabitants who call Stanley home are billed a residential electricity price of 9.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 8.24% below Idaho's average rate of 10.18 cents, which ranks the city 12th out of 237 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 1 residential customers, Salmon River Electric Cooperative is the largest provider in the city. Stanley has the 211th highest population in the state, with 116 citizens residing within the city's borders.

Electricity use in Stanley results in the release of 202,251.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 209th highest amount in the state out of 237 cities. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 12th ranked city in Idaho for CO2 emissions released per capita. In Stanley, there are no power generating facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stanley

Stanley residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.077/kWh$178.60/mo.$80.23/mo.
12th9.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stanley
229th$116.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stanley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stanley, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Salmon River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.34116.4734,4793,220,000

Custer County, Idaho Details

Energy Loss

Custer County has an average of 6.44% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Custer County is ranked as the 2592nd best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Custer County:

  • Challis, Idaho:
    • Salmon River Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Clayton, Idaho:
    • Salmon River Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Lost River, Idaho:
    • Lost River Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Mackay, Idaho:
    • Lost River Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Stanley, Idaho:
    • Salmon River Electric Cooperative: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Custer County, Idaho?

By total megawatt hours sold, Salmon River Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Custer County, Idaho.

How many electric companies offer service in Custer County, Idaho?

Custer County, Idaho has 2 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Custer County, Idaho?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Salmon River Electric Cooperative2,190
2Lost River Electric Cooperative1,507

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24