Johnson County, Kansas Electric Profile

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Johnson County emits 5,609.96 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Kansas average of 5,569.09.

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While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Johnson County’s average price is 7.89% lower than at 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Johnson County has a population of 602,401 residents.

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The 81,371 megawatt hours of electricity generated by non-renewable fuels ranks Johnson County at 12th out of 105 counties in Kansas in non-renewable energy production.

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Evergy is the largest electricity supplier in Johnson County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Johnson County has seen a 39.58% decline in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production during the course of the previous year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    8,166,111 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.56 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    81,371 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    81,371 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.14 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    3,379,445,382 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,609.96 kg

Overland Park, KS Electric Overview

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Overland Park has an average residential electricity rate of 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 7.89% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Kansas average monthly residential electric bill is $112.23, while the Overland Park average is 8.77% lower at $102.39 per month. This is the 74th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Kansas. Evergy sells 60,458.92 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Overland Park emits 5,569.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 292nd worst polluting city out of 672 cities in the state. With total emissions of 1,063,758,094.02 kilograms, the city ranks 4th worst in Kansas for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 2,589,333.41 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Overland Park

Overland Park residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.093/kWh$194.67/mo.$78.33/mo.
66th12.39¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Overland Park
74th$102.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Overland Park Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Overland Park, Kansas

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EvergyBUNDLED12.56111.84No DataIcon representing missing value.9,256,4891,162,496,694
Gardner UtilitiesBUNDLED12.2292.93No DataIcon representing missing value.80,902.949,886,268.12

Zips with electric coverage in Overland Park, Kansas include: 66062, 66212, 66213, 66215, 66223, 66209, 66204, 66203, 66210, 66221, 66202 and 8 other zip code(s).

Olathe, KS Electric Overview

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Olathe has an average residential electricity rate of 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 7.89% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Kansas average monthly residential electric bill is $112.23, while the Olathe average is 8.80% lower at $102.36 per month. This is the 71st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Kansas. Evergy sells 49,580.98 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Olathe is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 766,407,491.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 5,569.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 292nd worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Olathe

Olathe residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.093/kWh$194.67/mo.$78.33/mo.
63rd12.39¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Olathe
71st$102.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Olathe Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Olathe, Kansas

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EvergyBUNDLED12.56111.84No DataIcon representing missing value.9,256,4891,162,496,694
Gardner UtilitiesBUNDLED12.2292.93No DataIcon representing missing value.80,902.949,886,268.12

Zips with electric coverage in Olathe, Kansas include: 66062, 66061, 66215, 66219, 66227, 66018

Shawnee, KS Electric Overview

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Shawnee's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour . This is below both the Kansas and the United States average rates of 12.82 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With 1,353 residential customers, Evergy is the largest electricity provider in the city. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $102.38. This is 8.78% less than the state average of $112.23.

The electricity sold in Shawnee has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation plants within its borders. The city residents average 5,569.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 364,998,379.58 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shawnee

Shawnee residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.093/kWh$194.67/mo.$78.33/mo.
64th12.39¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Shawnee
72nd$102.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shawnee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shawnee, Kansas

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EvergyBUNDLED12.56111.84No DataIcon representing missing value.9,256,4891,162,496,694
Gardner UtilitiesBUNDLED12.2292.93No DataIcon representing missing value.80,902.949,886,268.12

Zips with electric coverage in Shawnee, Kansas include: 66216, 66203, 66226, 66214, 66218, 66227, 66217

Energy Production in Johnson County, Kansas

Power Plants in Johnson County, Kansas

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West GardnerEvergy (100.00%)
Johnson County KS Natural Gas 81,35758,022,330.38713.18No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Gardner Energy CenterGardner Utilities (100.00%)
Gardner KS Natural Gas 1424,725.961,766.14No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Johnson County, Kansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Johnson County is the 81st highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 3,379,445,382.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total results in 5,609.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the county ranks 1227th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Johnson County, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Johnson County is home to 2 electricity plants, which is the 21st highest number of power plants within a county in Kansas and the 70th highest amount of plants per resident out of the state's 3220 counties.

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Johnson County, Kansas Net Metering

Johnson County has 2 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. At the state level, Kansas is known for poor net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Johnson County averages out to about 2.16% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 2.99%, resulting in a rank of 217th best in the United States and a state rank of 1st best out of 3220 and 105 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Johnson County, Kansas

Providers In Each City in Johnson County:

  • De Soto, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Edgerton, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.01%
    • Gardner Utilities: 49.99%
  • Fairway, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Gardner, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Lake Quivira, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 43.59%
    • Kansas City Board of Public Utilities: 12.82%
    • Gardner Utilities: 43.59%
  • Leawood, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.03%
    • Gardner Utilities: 49.97%
  • Lenexa, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 49.95%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.05%
  • Merriam, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Mission, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Mission Hills, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Mission Woods, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Olathe, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 49.86%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.14%
  • Overland Park, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Prairie Village, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%
  • Roeland Park, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.05%
    • Gardner Utilities: 49.95%
  • Shawnee, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 49.93%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.07%
  • Spring Hill, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Heartland Rural Electric Cooperative: 10.46%
    • Gardner Utilities: 39.54%
  • Westwood, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Kansas City Board of Public Utilities: 0.51%
    • Gardner Utilities: 49.49%
  • Westwood Hills, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 50.00%
    • Gardner Utilities: 50.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are in Johnson County, Kansas?

Johnson County, Kansas has 2 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Johnson County, Kansas?

By total customer count, Evergy is the largest electricity supplier in Johnson County, Kansas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Johnson County, Kansas?

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1Evergy15,164
2Gardner Utilities9,403

How many electric companies offer service in Johnson County, Kansas?

Johnson County, Kansas is home to 2 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16