Effingham County, IL: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Effingham County, Illinois Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Effingham County, Illinois Electricity Overview

On average, Effingham County residents are accountable for 2,283.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the national average pollution per person is 4,123.17.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Effingham County is Constellation Energy.

Effingham County released 78,942,987.52 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes them the 36th highest polluting county in Illinois.

Effingham County ranks 41st out of 102 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens consuming 360,857.51 megawatt hours.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Effingham County experienced a 13.81% decline over the most recent 12 months.

Effingham County has a population of 34,576 citizens.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    360,858 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    78,942,988 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,283.17 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Effingham

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Effingham Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

14.59¢ per kWh

  • 3.92% higher than last month
  • 11.03% lower than March last year
  • 9.42% lower than the Illinois average
  • 12.75% lower than the US average
  • 145th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since March last year
  • 14,781st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 410 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,946 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.65¢ per kWh

  • 1.02% lower than last month
  • 3.44% lower than March last year
  • 5.45% lower than the Illinois average
  • 8.83% lower than the US average
  • 611th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 463 since March last year
  • 16,090th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 548 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,688 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$118.31 per month

  • 4.35% lower than last month
  • 18.43% lower than March last year
  • 29.25% higher than the Illinois average
  • 1.87% lower than the US average
  • 899th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 218 since March last year
  • 16,543rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,622 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,392 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$136.57 per month

  • 1.6% lower than last month
  • 11.53% lower than March last year
  • 30.95% higher than the Illinois average
  • 0.52% higher than the US average
  • 894th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since March last year
  • 16,630th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 278 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,726 since March last year

Effingham, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 14.65 cents per kilowatt hour for inhabitants of Effingham, which is 5.45% below the average Illinois price of 15.50 cents. Selling an estimated 3,940.38 megawatt hours per year, Constellation Energy is the largest vendor in the city.

The use of electricity in Effingham accounts for 27,895,806.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 196th largest amount in the state out of 1466 cities. This total equates to 2,283.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 64th highest in Illinois for emissions per capita. The residents of Effingham have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating plants in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Effingham

Effingham residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.092/kWh$215.19/mo.$87.79/mo.
611th14.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Effingham
894th$136.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Effingham Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Effingham, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1863.2327,623.523,641,730.87
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2169.18351,185.2332,342,914.73
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.38134.465,616,295.97919,937,271
American Power & GasENERGY11.5779.567,562.3874,841.24
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Altamont, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 12.65 cents per kilowatt hour for inhabitants of Altamont, which is 18.38% below the average Illinois price of 15.50 cents. Selling an estimated 20,383.95 megawatt hours per year, Altamont, Illinois Electric Utility is the largest vendor in the city.

The use of electricity in Altamont accounts for 5,312,943.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 483rd largest amount in the state out of 1466 cities. This total equates to 2,283.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 64th highest in Illinois for emissions per capita. The residents of Altamont have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating plants in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Altamont

Altamont residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.106/kWh$208.60/mo.$85.74/mo.
48th12.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Altamont
526th$109.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Altamont Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Altamont, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Altamont, Illinois Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.1375.58719,759.771,183,998.12
Southwestern Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.88144.37308,930.9539,791,183.43

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Teutopolis, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 14.65 cents per kilowatt hour for inhabitants of Teutopolis, which is 5.45% below the average Illinois price of 15.50 cents. Selling an estimated 762.71 megawatt hours per year, Constellation Energy is the largest vendor in the city.

The use of electricity in Teutopolis accounts for 4,166,790.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 534th largest amount in the state out of 1466 cities. This total equates to 2,283.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 64th highest in Illinois for emissions per capita. The residents of Teutopolis have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating plants in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Teutopolis

Teutopolis residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.092/kWh$215.19/mo.$87.79/mo.
611th14.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Teutopolis
894th$136.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Teutopolis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Teutopolis, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1863.2327,623.523,641,730.87
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2169.18351,185.2332,342,914.73
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.38134.465,616,295.97919,937,271
American Power & GasENERGY11.5779.567,562.3874,841.24
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

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Effingham County, Illinois Details

Effingham County, Illinois Net Metering

Out of the 43 companies in Effingham County, 4 of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state of Illinois has commendable state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Effingham County is 5.91%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Norris Electric, Southwestern Electric Cooperative, and MC Squared Energy Services. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Effingham County a rank of 2390th best in the US out of 3230 counties.

Providers In Each City in Effingham County:

  • Altamont, Illinois:
    • Altamont, Illinois Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Dieterich, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Norris Electric: 50.00%
  • Edgewood, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 37.55%
    • Norris Electric: 35.59%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 26.87%
  • Effingham, Illinois:
    • Norris Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Mason, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 43.95%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 12.10%
    • Norris Electric: 43.95%
  • Shumway, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 25.16%
    • Norris Electric: 25.16%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.16%
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 24.51%
  • Teutopolis, Illinois:
    • Norris Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Watson, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Norris Electric: 50.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Effingham County, Illinois?

The largest electricity supplier in Effingham County, Illinois by total customer count is Ameren Illinois.

How many electric companies offer service in Effingham County, Illinois?

There are 43 electricity companies serving customers in Effingham County, Illinois.

What electricity companies offer service in Effingham County, Illinois?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-14