Electric Rates & Providers in Carter County, KY

Carter County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Carter County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Carter County customers experience outages that are on average 402.7 minutes per incident, with roughly 2.21 outages a year.

Carter County comes in as the 838th worst pollution level from electricity use in the United States, emitting 331,074,683.07 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Carter County has a population of 26,820 residents.

While the national average residential rate of electricity sits at 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, Carter County's average price is 6.39% below that at 15.09 cents per kilowatt hour.

The average monthly residential electric bill in Carter County totals $158.48. For comparison, the Kentucky average bill is $133.36

Kentucky Power is the largest provider in Carter County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    422,646 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.76 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    331,074,683 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,344.32 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Grayson

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Grayson Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

16.05¢ per kWh

  • 4.71% higher than last month
  • 3.64% lower than April last year
  • 23.52% higher than the Kentucky average
  • 5.08% lower than the US average
  • 553rd in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 38 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 52 since April last year
  • 18,679th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,360 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,730 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.64¢ per kWh

  • 0.34% lower than last month
  • 11.95% lower than April last year
  • 16.75% higher than the Kentucky average
  • 9.21% lower than the US average
  • 537th in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 35 since April last year
  • 15,999th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 180 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,956 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$127.63 per month

  • 25.9% lower than last month
  • 13.3% lower than April last year
  • 18.79% higher than the Kentucky average
  • 13.2% higher than the US average
  • 467th in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 33 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 33 since April last year
  • 25,540th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,306 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,708 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$162.01 per month

  • 1% lower than last month
  • 14.57% lower than April last year
  • 22.12% higher than the Kentucky average
  • 19.06% higher than the US average
  • 467th in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 34 since April last year
  • 26,528th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 159 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,404 since April last year

Grayson, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.64 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Grayson, which is 16.75% higher than Kentucky's average price of 12.54 cents and 9.21% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 111 residential customers, Kentucky Power is the largest vendor in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Grayson average is 17.38% higher at $162.01 per month.

Emitting 46,846,697.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Grayson ranks 105th highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 12,344.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grayson

Grayson residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.197/kWh$0.111/kWh$259.12/mo.$105.32/mo.
537th14.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grayson
467th$162.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grayson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grayson, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Grayson RECCBUNDLED15.87154.82164,003.0826,030,349.41
Kentucky PowerBUNDLED14.21162.771,800,102.37255,776,457

Olive Hill, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.33 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Olive Hill, which is 22.25% higher than Kentucky's average price of 12.54 cents and 4.93% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 435 residential customers, Olive Hill Utilities is the largest vendor in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Olive Hill average is 10.85% higher at $153 per month.

Emitting 17,578,312.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Olive Hill ranks 206th highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 12,344.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Olive Hill

Olive Hill 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$0.116/kWh$218.96/mo.$98.80/mo.
553rd15.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Olive Hill
454th$153Average residential monthly electricity bill for Olive Hill Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Olive Hill, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Grayson RECCBUNDLED15.87154.82164,003.0826,030,349.41
Kentucky PowerBUNDLED14.21162.771,800,102.37255,776,457
Olive Hill UtilitiesBUNDLED15.28151.8911,685.031,785,953.54

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Carter County, Kentucky Details

Carter County, Kentucky Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Carter County providing electricity. Of those 3, 66.67% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Citizens of Kentucky have highly restricted net metering laws that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

In Carter County one company reports energy loss, Grayson RECC. They average an annual energy loss of 3.76%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.87% while the Kentucky average is 3.69%, resulting in a rank of 711th best in the US and a state rank of 9th best out of 3230 and 120 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Carter County, Kentucky

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Carter County, Kentucky?

The largest electricity provider in Carter County, Kentucky by total customer count is Kentucky Power.

Which electricity companies offer service in Carter County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Kentucky Power8,305
2Grayson RECC3,651
3Olive Hill Utilities1,181

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

Carter County, Kentucky is home to 3 electricity providers offering service in the area.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-16