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Adair County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Adair County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

There was a 2.55% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita during the preceding year in Adair County.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Adair County is Taylor County RECC.

No electricity production takes place in Adair County.

Adair County is the 1093rd worst pollution level from electricity use in the nation and 63rd highest in the state, emitting 232,599,625.32 kilograms of CO2 gases.

At an average residential rate of 11.66 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Adair County benefit from a 27.45% discount from the national average rate.

Adair County has a population of 18,832 residents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    295,993 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.72 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    232,599,625 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,351.3 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Columbia

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Columbia Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

11.97¢ per kWh

  • 3.15% higher than last month
  • 2.63% higher than March last year
  • 7.99% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 28.42% lower than the US average
  • 26th in the state out of 545 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 101 since March last year
  • 4,362nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 414 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,014 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.77¢ per kWh

  • 0.22% higher than last month
  • 3.74% lower than March last year
  • 5.96% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 26.78% lower than the US average
  • 25th in the state out of 545 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 4,042nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 35 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,878 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$113.84 per month

  • 9.9% lower than last month
  • 5.09% lower than March last year
  • 7.09% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 5.57% lower than the US average
  • 158th in the state out of 545 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 38 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 29 since March last year
  • 14,661st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 291 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 926 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$123.15 per month

  • 0.41% lower than last month
  • 6.61% lower than March last year
  • 6.93% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 9.37% lower than the US average
  • 154th in the state out of 545 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 11,229th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 135 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,351 since March last year

Columbia, KY Electricity Overview

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Columbia has an average residential electricity rate of 11.77 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their residents, 26.78% below the average national electricity price of 16.07 cents. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $123.15 per month, while the US average is $137.93. Kentucky Utilities has an estimated 340 residential customers, more than all other suppliers in the city.

Columbia residents average 12,351.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 275th highest in the state out of 556 in this category. With total emissions of 60,966,002.05 kilograms, the city ranks 89th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 77,581.8 megawatt hours consumed in Columbia must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Columbia

Columbia residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.092/kWh$190.79/mo.$79.57/mo.
25th11.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Columbia
154th$123.15Average residential monthly electricity bill for Columbia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Columbia, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.89127.065,740,871.5682,500,530
Taylor County RECCBUNDLED11.49118.41296,818.5534,113,563.42

Adair County, Kentucky Details

Adair County, Kentucky Net Metering

Of the 5 electricity suppliers in Adair County, 4 of them report that they offer net metering. At the state level, Kentucky is known for heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Adair County that report energy loss, including Taylor County RECC, Kentucky Utilities, and South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation. Combined, these 4 companies average an annual energy loss of 5.37% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.87% while the state average is 3.69%, resulting in a rank of 2125th best in the United States and a state rank of 93rd best out of 3230 and 120 counties, respectively.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Adair County, Kentucky?

Adair County, Kentucky is home to 5 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Adair County, Kentucky?

By total megawatt hours sold, Taylor County RECC is the largest electricity provider in Adair County, Kentucky.

Which electricity companies offer service in Adair County, Kentucky?

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-06-14