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Pope County, Illinois Electricity Overview

At an average residential price of 17.86 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Pope County pay a 11.12% markup from the US average rate.

Pope County ranks 101st out of 102 counties in the state for total consumption, with its citizens consuming 39,867.99 megawatt hours.

Pope County emitted 8,721,720.63 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 2825th worst polluting county in the nation.

The electricity consumed by customers in Pope County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation sources.

Pope County emits 2,283.17 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,123.17.

SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity company in Pope County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    39,868 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    8,721,721 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,283.17 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Golconda

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Golconda Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

12.63¢ per kWh

  • 2.4% higher than last month
  • 7.74% lower than March last year
  • 21.55% lower than the Illinois average
  • 24.44% lower than the US average
  • 47th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 6,036th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 690 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,318 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.3¢ per kWh

  • 0.71% lower than last month
  • 5.56% lower than March last year
  • 20.65% lower than the Illinois average
  • 23.49% lower than the US average
  • 46th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 5,385th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 601 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,485 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$124.43 per month

  • 6.79% lower than last month
  • 15.15% lower than March last year
  • 35.94% higher than the Illinois average
  • 3.21% higher than the US average
  • 1,067th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 93 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 124 since March last year
  • 19,229th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 703 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,282 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$142.23 per month

  • 1.29% lower than last month
  • 11.09% lower than March last year
  • 36.37% higher than the Illinois average
  • 4.68% higher than the US average
  • 1,057th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since March last year
  • 18,683rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 854 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,226 since March last year

Golconda, IL Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Golconda home are billed a residential electricity price of 12.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.65% lower than the average state rate of 15.50 cents. SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative has an estimated 5 residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Golconda average is 3.12% more at $142.23 per month.

Golconda is the 780th highest ranked city in the state out of 1466 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 1,790,007.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 2,283.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 64th worst in the state in this category. All of the 8,182.33 megawatt hours of electricity used in Golconda must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Golconda

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.103/kWh$227.95/mo.$110.86/mo.
46th12.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Golconda
1057th$142.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Golconda Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Golconda, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
SouthEastern Illinois Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.16142.21307,927.8937,436,131.63

Eddyville, IL Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Eddyville home are billed a residential electricity price of 12.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.65% lower than the average state rate of 15.50 cents. SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Eddyville average is 3.12% more at $142.23 per month.

Eddyville is the 1413th highest ranked city in the state out of 1466 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 111,875.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 2,283.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 64th worst in the state in this category. All of the 511.4 megawatt hours of electricity used in Eddyville must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eddyville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.103/kWh$227.95/mo.$110.86/mo.
46th12.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eddyville
1057th$142.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eddyville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eddyville, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
SouthEastern Illinois Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.16142.21307,927.8937,436,131.63

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Pope County, Illinois Details

Pope County, Illinois Net Metering

Out of the 40 providers in Pope County, 7.50% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Pope County is about 5.02% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Pope County a rank of 1838th best in the United States out of 3230.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Pope County, Illinois?

By total megawatt hours sold, SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Pope County, Illinois.

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

There are 40 electricity suppliers operating in Pope County, Illinois.

What electricity companies offer service in Pope County, Illinois?

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-13