Ford County, IL: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Ford County, Illinois Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Ford County, Illinois Electricity Overview

Ford County is the 78th largest county by population in the state, with 13,589 residents residing within the county's borders.

Ford County's average residential electricity rate is 18.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.55% higher than the national average of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Ford County generates 93.30% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 77.66 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

Roughly 6.70% of Ford County's electricity is produced using non-renewable sources, making it the 690th highest ranked county out of 3230 counties in the nation for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel types.

Ford County is ranked 85th out of 102 for worst polluting county in the state based on emissions per person. The county emits 453.68 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Ford County produces 83.24 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 11 highest county out of 102 counties in the state for production per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    141,930 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,131,082 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,055,262 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    75,820 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    83.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    6,165,118 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    453.68 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Paxton

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Paxton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

17.28¢ per kWh

  • 9.13% higher than last month
  • 8.37% lower than April last year
  • 3.57% higher than the Illinois average
  • 2.17% higher than the US average
  • 934th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 15 since April last year
  • 22,404th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,824 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,736 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

15.74¢ per kWh

  • 0.83% lower than last month
  • 6.58% lower than April last year
  • 2.04% higher than the Illinois average
  • 2.39% lower than the US average
  • 934th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 461 since April last year
  • 18,982nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 636 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,738 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$133.87 per month

  • 3.16% lower than last month
  • 5.03% lower than April last year
  • 55.69% higher than the Illinois average
  • 18.74% higher than the US average
  • 1,410th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since April last year
  • 26,858th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,530 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,457 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$158.77 per month

  • 0.37% lower than last month
  • 12.69% lower than April last year
  • 54.09% higher than the Illinois average
  • 16.68% higher than the US average
  • 1,405th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 26,080th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 37 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,364 since April last year

Paxton, IL Electricity Overview

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Paxton averages a residential electricity rate of 15.74 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 2.04% more than the state's average price of 15.42 cents, ranking the city at 934th out of 1466 cities in Illinois for best average electricity rate. Constellation Energy sells an estimated 1,155.79 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $158.77 per month, while the nationwide average is $138.02.

Paxton is home to no power plants. On average, the city citizens emit 2,258.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 155th worst polluting city out of 1466 cities in Illinois based on emissions per capita. A total of 9,641,594.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Paxton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.108/kWh$250.96/mo.$106.41/mo.
934th15.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Paxton
1405th$158.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Paxton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Paxton, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1262.927,647.353,627,146.59
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.1668.82351,488.2132,213,388.89
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.23134.535,566,674.74903,435,995
American Power & GasENERGY11.5179.147,568.82871,337.7
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Gibson City, IL Electricity Overview

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Gibson City averages a residential electricity rate of 16.34 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 5.96% more than the state's average price of 15.42 cents, ranking the city at 1349th out of 1466 cities in Illinois for best average electricity rate. Producing 21.1 megawatt hours per resident living in the city, Gibson City is the 12th highest generating city in Illinois out of 1466 cities. With an estimated 36 total residential customers, Ameren Illinois is the largest vendor in the city.

In Gibson City, Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel utilized in electricity production. On average, the city citizens emit 6,768.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 4th worst polluting city out of 1466 cities in Illinois based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 24,317,641.82 kilograms, the city ranks 223rd worst in Illinois for total emissions from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. Gibson City is home to one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gibson City

Gibson City residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.203/kWh$0.079/kWh$220.04/mo.$65.81/mo.
1349th16.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gibson City
832nd$133.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gibson City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gibson City, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1262.927,647.353,627,146.59
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.1668.82351,488.2132,213,388.89
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.23134.535,566,674.74903,435,995
American Power & GasENERGY11.5179.147,568.82871,337.7
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

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Piper City, IL Electricity Overview

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Piper City averages a residential electricity rate of 15.74 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 2.04% more than the state's average price of 15.42 cents, ranking the city at 934th out of 1466 cities in Illinois for best average electricity rate. Piper City has the 814th highest population in Illinois, with 709 citizens living within its borders. Ameren Illinois is the largest electricity provider in the city based on total residential customers.

Piper City is home to no power plants. On average, the city citizens emit 2,258.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 155th worst polluting city out of 1466 cities in Illinois based on emissions per capita. A total of 1,601,286.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Piper City

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.108/kWh$250.96/mo.$106.41/mo.
934th15.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Piper City
1405th$158.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Piper City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Piper City, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1262.927,647.353,627,146.59
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.1668.82351,488.2132,213,388.89
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.23134.535,566,674.74903,435,995
American Power & GasENERGY11.5179.147,568.82871,337.7
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

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Electricity Production in Ford County, Illinois

Power Plants in Ford County, Illinois

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kelly Creek Wind ProjectEDF Renewables (100.00%)
Ford County IL Wind 621,430
Pioneer Trail Wind Farm, LLCRWE Renewables Americas (100.00%)
Ford County IL Wind 433,832
Gibson City Energy Center LLCEarthrise Energy, PBC (100.00%)
Gibson City IL Natural Gas 75,82049,131,649.84648

Ford County, Illinois Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Ford County, Wind makes up 93.30% of the fuel utilized in electricity production. On average, the county's citizens emit 453.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 85th highest polluting county out of 102 counties in the state. With total emissions of 6,165,118.34 kilograms, the county ranks 87th worst in the state and 2801st in the US for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. Ford County has 3 power producing plants in the county. This is the 786th most power plants within a single county.

WIND
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Wind
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Wind
Wind
93.30%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
6.70%

Ford County, Illinois Net Metering

There are 51 companies in Ford County offering electricity. Of those 51, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Illinois has commendable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Ford County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 companies average a yearly energy loss of 5.72% of electricity produced. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% and the Illinois average is 2.82%, resulting in a rank of 2314th best in the nation and a state rank of 83rd best out of 3230 and 102 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Ford County:

  • Cabery, Illinois:
    • Commonwealth Edison: 75.14%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 24.86%
  • Elliott, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Gibson City, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Kempton, Illinois:
    • Commonwealth Edison: 100.00%
  • Melvin, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Paxton, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Piper City, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Roberts, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Sibley, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 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 Ford County, Illinois?

The largest electricity supplier in Ford County, Illinois by total revenue is Commonwealth Edison.

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

There are 51 electricity companies operating in Ford County, Illinois.

What electricity companies offer service in Ford County, Illinois?

How many power plants are in Ford County, Illinois?

There are 3 active electricity plants located in Ford County, Illinois

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-15