Franklin County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Franklin County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

The largest electricity company in Franklin County by megawatt hours sold is Frankfort Plant Board Electric.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Franklin County is 10.84 cents. This is about 25.05% below the national average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Residents of Franklin County pay around 4.56% less than the $129.86 US average monthly residential electricity expense.

Franklin County emitted 692,533,540.13 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which makes them the 19th worst polluting county out of 120 counties in Kentucky.

Franklin County is the 988th largest county by population in the United States, with 51,541 citizens residing within its borders.

No electricity generation takes place in Franklin County.


  • Total Consumption

    875,477 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    692,533,540 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Frankfort, KY Electricity Overview

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Frankfort's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 10.54 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 27.11% below the average nationwide electricity rate of 14.46 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $108.69. This is 16.30% below the nationwide average bill of $129.86. Frankfort Plant Board Electric is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

The consumption of electricity in Frankfort accounts for 384,312,378.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 14th largest emissions amount in the state out of 556 cities. Averaging 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 30th worst in Kentucky for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Frankfort, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Frankfort

Frankfort residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.092/kWh$207.07/mo.$81.36/mo.
27th10.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Frankfort
19th$108.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Frankfort Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Frankfort, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Frankfort Plant Board ElectricBUNDLED10.53108.38205,36621,617,000
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

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Franklin County, Kentucky Details

Franklin County, Kentucky Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity suppliers in Franklin County offer net metering to their consumers. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Kentucky has heavily restricted regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in Franklin County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 3.81% of electricity generated. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Kentucky average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 861st best in the US and a state rank of 51st best out of 3221 and 120 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Franklin County, Kentucky


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

Franklin County, Kentucky has 3 electricity companies offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Franklin County, Kentucky?

By total megawatt hours sold, Frankfort Plant Board Electric is the largest electricity provider in Franklin County, Kentucky.

Which electricity companies offer service in Franklin County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Frankfort Plant Board Electric18,286
2Kentucky Utilities9,284
3Blue Grass Energy3,129

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-10-24