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Jay County, Indiana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jay County, Indiana Electricity Overview

Jay County consumes around 40.48% of the production put out by its power generation facilities.

Of all of the US counties, Jay County is 156th in megawatt hours produced from wind turbines.

The US average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 16.07 cents, while residents of Jay County pay an average rate of 4.54% more than the national average at 16.80 cents per kilowatt hour.

As the 650th largest generator of electricity in the nation out of 3230 counties, Jay County generates 715,221 megawatt hours of electricity.

Jay County ranks 70th out of 92 counties in the state for total consumption, with its citizens using over 200,000 megawatt hours.

Indiana Michigan Power is the largest electricity supplier in Jay County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    289,532 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.08 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    715,221 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    715,221 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    34.77 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Portland

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Portland Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

16.74¢ per kWh

  • 4.17% higher than last month
  • 3.53% lower than March last year
  • 15.18% higher than the Indiana average
  • 0.11% higher than the US average
  • 576th in the state out of 694 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 23 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 27 since March last year
  • 21,721st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,014 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,397 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.54¢ per kWh

  • 0.31% lower than last month
  • 4.5% lower than March last year
  • 14.26% higher than the Indiana average
  • 2.89% higher than the US average
  • 559th in the state out of 694 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 9 since March last year
  • 22,439th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 485 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,459 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$174.12 per month

  • 8.86% lower than last month
  • 13.74% lower than March last year
  • 49.27% higher than the Indiana average
  • 44.43% higher than the US average
  • 692nd in the state out of 694 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 29,989th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 284 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,038 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$185.8 per month

  • 1.23% lower than last month
  • 9.34% lower than March last year
  • 42.65% higher than the Indiana average
  • 36.75% higher than the US average
  • 692nd in the state out of 694 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 30,949th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 21 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 505 since March last year

Portland, IN Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Portland home spend, on average, 16.54 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 14.26% more than Indiana's average price of 14.47 cents, resulting in the city ranking 559th out of 696 cities in Indiana for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Indiana Michigan Power. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Portland average is 34.71% more at $185.8 per month.

Portland is the 109th highest ranked city in Indiana out of 696 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 57,439,202.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 17th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 89,153.78 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Portland

Portland residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.119/kWh$274.23/mo.$114.51/mo.
559th16.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Portland
692nd$185.8Average residential monthly electricity bill for Portland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Portland, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED15.97128.634,054,822.38647,727,205
Jay County REMCBUNDLED16.99243.0185,957.1314,604,151.86

Redkey, IN Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Redkey home spend, on average, 16.56 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 14.43% more than Indiana's average price of 14.47 cents, resulting in the city ranking 562nd out of 696 cities in Indiana for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Indiana Michigan Power. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Redkey average is 36.65% more at $188.48 per month.

Redkey is the 296th highest ranked city in Indiana out of 696 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 12,088,168.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 17th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 18,762.55 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Redkey

Redkey residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.197/kWh$0.119/kWh$277.90/mo.$116.46/mo.
562nd16.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Redkey
694th$188.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Redkey Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Redkey, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED15.97128.634,054,822.38647,727,205
Jay County REMCBUNDLED16.99243.0185,957.1314,604,151.86

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Pennville, IN Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Pennville home spend, on average, 16.54 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 14.26% more than Indiana's average price of 14.47 cents, resulting in the city ranking 560th out of 696 cities in Indiana for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Indiana Michigan Power. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $185.82. This is 34.73% higher than the nationwide average bill of $137.93.

Pennville is the 389th highest ranked city in Indiana out of 696 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 7,417,945.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 17th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 11,513.7 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pennville

Pennville residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.119/kWh$274.26/mo.$114.53/mo.
560th16.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pennville
693rd$185.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pennville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pennville, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED15.97128.634,054,822.38647,727,205
Jay County REMCBUNDLED16.99243.0185,957.1314,604,151.86

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Electricity Production in Jay County, Indiana

Power Plants in Jay County, Indiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bluff Point Wind FacilityNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Jay County IN Wind 360,430
Bitter Ridge Wind Farm, LLCBitter Ridge Wind Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Jay County IN Wind 354,791

Jay County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Jay County's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 0 kilograms, which is the 2931st largest amount of any county in the US. Additionally, the county ranks 2931st worst in the United States for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county has 2 power producing plants within its borders. This is the 331st most plants within a county in the nation. In Jay County, Wind makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation.

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Jay County, Indiana Net Metering

Of the 2 electric companies in Jay County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

The single company in Jay County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 6.42%. With a United States average energy loss of 2.87%, Jay County is ranked as the 2580th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Jay County, Indiana

Providers In Each City in Jay County:

  • Bryant, Indiana:
    • Jay County REMC: 50.00%
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 50.00%
  • Pennville, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 49.98%
    • Jay County REMC: 50.02%
  • Portland, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 49.99%
    • Jay County REMC: 50.01%
  • Redkey, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 47.65%
    • Jay County REMC: 52.35%
  • Salamonia, Indiana:
    • Jay County REMC: 50.00%
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Jay County, Indiana?

Jay County, Indiana has 2 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Jay County, Indiana?

By total customer count, Indiana Michigan Power is the largest electricity company in Jay County, Indiana.

How many electric companies offer service in Jay County, Indiana?

There are 2 electricity suppliers offering service in Jay County, Indiana.

What electricity companies offer service in Jay County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Indiana Michigan Power13,076
2Jay County REMC3,215

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2023-12-06