Russell County, KS: 6 Electric Providers

Russell County, Kansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Russell County, Kansas Electricity Overview

Russell, Kansas Electric Utility is the largest electricity company in Russell County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Russell County ranks 54th out of 105 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens consuming 95,285.2 megawatt hours.

Residents of Russell County are paying, on average, 5.11% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average price, at 15.30 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Russell County is the 2767th most populous county in the United States.

Citizens of Russell County pay about 5.52% less than the $119.67 Kansas average monthly residential electric bill.

On average, Russell County residents are accountable for 4,656.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making it the 1443rd highest polluting county based on per capita pollution.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    95,285 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    31,417,398 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,656.5 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Russell

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Russell Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

10.37¢ per kWh

  • 1.01% higher than last month
  • 4% higher than April last year
  • 27.91% lower than the Kansas average
  • 38.69% lower than the US average
  • 3rd in the state out of 737 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 1,005th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 469 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 790 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

9.83¢ per kWh

  • 0.34% higher than last month
  • 4.7% lower than April last year
  • 27.69% lower than the Kansas average
  • 39.01% lower than the US average
  • 3rd in the state out of 737 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 516th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 12 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 610 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$59.28 per month

  • 3.59% lower than last month
  • 1.86% higher than April last year
  • 32.69% lower than the Kansas average
  • 47.42% lower than the US average
  • 8th in the state out of 737 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 177th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 154 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 270 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$80.57 per month

  • 0.11% higher than last month
  • 8.15% lower than April last year
  • 32.29% lower than the Kansas average
  • 40.79% lower than the US average
  • 8th in the state out of 737 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 779th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 465 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 290 since April last year

Russell, KS Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Russell is about 9.83 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 3rd out of 741 cities in the state. Russell, Kansas Electric Utility has an estimated 250 residential customers, which is more than any other supplier who operates in the city. The Kansas average monthly residential electric bill is $119.67, while the Russell average is 32.67% less at $80.57 per month. This ranks the city 8th in the state for average monthly bill total.

Coming in at as the 69th worst ranked city out of 741 cities in the state, Russell releases 20,316,304.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 53rd worst in the state for pollution per person with an average of 4,656.5 kilograms of emissions per person. The city has no electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Russell

Russell residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.090/kWh$140.25/mo.$56.28/mo.
3rd9.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Russell
8th$80.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Russell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Russell, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Russell, Kansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED9.8080.552,37921,244.32,082,643.88

Gorham, KS Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Gorham is about 11.80 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 75th out of 741 cities in the state. Midwest Energy sells an estimated 37.47 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other vendors. The US average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Gorham average is 27.10% below at $100.62 per month.

Coming in at as the 335th worst ranked city out of 741 cities in the state, Gorham releases 1,820,691.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 53rd worst in the state for pollution per person with an average of 4,656.5 kilograms of emissions per person. The city has no electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gorham

Gorham residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.150/kWh$0.100/kWh$158.58/mo.$74.11/mo.
75th11.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gorham
94th$100.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gorham Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gorham, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Midwest EnergyBUNDLED11.50100.62312,743.6935,972,017

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Lucas, KS Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Lucas is about 15.62 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.88% higher than the state's average price of 13.60 cents and 3.10% less than the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Lucas, Kansas Electric Utility sells an estimated 5,239.31 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other vendors. The US average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Lucas average is 31.45% below at $94.61 per month.

Coming in at as the 349th worst ranked city out of 741 cities in the state, Lucas releases 1,657,713.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 53rd worst in the state for pollution per person with an average of 4,656.5 kilograms of emissions per person. The city has no electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lucas

Lucas residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.173/kWh$0.119/kWh$155.97/mo.$62.26/mo.
677th15.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lucas
25th$94.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lucas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lucas, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lucas, Kansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED15.2785.631,677.16256,126.25
Rolling Hills Electric CooperativeBUNDLED18.95124.7564,269.3412,177,871.66
Western Cooperative ElectricBUNDLED14.24125.1654,520.47,762,102.39

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Russell County, Kansas Details

Russell County, Kansas Net Metering

Russell County has 3 out of 6 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Kansas has poor regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Russell County is about 9.18% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Russell County is ranked as the 2818th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Russell County:

  • Bunker Hill, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 100.00%
  • Dorrance, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 100.00%
  • Gorham, Kansas:
    • Midwest Energy: 100.00%
  • Lucas, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 11.32%
    • Lucas, Kansas Electric Utility: 77.24%
    • Rolling Hills Electric Cooperative: 11.44%
  • Luray, Kansas:
    • Luray, Kansas Electric Utility: 74.06%
    • Rolling Hills Electric Cooperative: 10.41%
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 15.53%
  • Paradise, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 100.00%
  • Russell, Kansas:
    • Russell, Kansas Electric Utility: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Russell County, Kansas?

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

There are 6 electricity suppliers serving customers in Russell County, Kansas.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Russell County, Kansas?

By total revenue, Russell, Kansas Electric Utility is the largest electricity company in Russell County, Kansas.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-07-06