Hopkins County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hopkins County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Throughout the last 12 months, Hopkins County had a 2.01% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

Hopkins County emitted 610,328,689.65 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks it as the 23rd highest polluting county out of 120 counties in Kentucky.

The electricity consumed by citizens of Hopkins County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation plants.

Hopkins County is ranked as the 902nd largest electricity consuming county out of 3221 counties in the nation with 771,556.17 megawatt hours being consumed by citizens for their electricity needs.

The largest provider in Hopkins County by number of customers is Kentucky Utilities.

Citizens of Hopkins County consume enough electricity to release 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, compared to the nationwide average of 4,459.99.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    771,556 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    610,328,690 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Madisonville, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Madisonville's citizens purchase residential electricity for 12.35 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 0.60% above Kentucky's average price of 12.28 cents, ranking the city at 439th out of 556 cities in Kentucky for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 212,272.84 megawatt hours, Madisonville Municipal Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $106.59 per month, while the state average is $138.33.

In Madisonville, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 262,577,180.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 21st largest amount in Kentucky out of 556 cities. More importantly, the city averages 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Madisonville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.102/kWh$215.78/mo.$88.86/mo.
439th12.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Madisonville
10th$106.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Madisonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Madisonville, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
KenergyBUNDLED13.66170.22703,68796,114,000
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740
Madisonville Municipal UtilitiesBUNDLED12.3294.6563,2077,787,000

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Dawson Springs, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Dawson Springs' citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 3.31% below Kentucky's average price of 12.28 cents, ranking the city at 185th out of 556 cities in Kentucky for lowest average electricity rate. Kentucky Utilities is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count.

In Dawson Springs, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 32,946,435.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 142nd largest amount in Kentucky out of 556 cities. More importantly, the city averages 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dawson Springs

Dawson Springs 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.
185th11.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dawson Springs
330th$136.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dawson Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dawson Springs, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

Earlington, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Earlington's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 3.31% below Kentucky's average price of 12.28 cents, ranking the city at 185th out of 556 cities in Kentucky for lowest average electricity rate. Kentucky Utilities is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count.

In Earlington, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 16,889,751.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 211th largest amount in Kentucky out of 556 cities. More importantly, the city averages 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Earlington

Earlington 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.
185th11.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Earlington
330th$136.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Earlington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Earlington, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

Hopkins County, Kentucky Details

Hopkins County, Kentucky Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Hopkins County, 2 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Hopkins County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.82% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 1710th best in the nation and a state rank of 101st best out of 3221 and 120 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Hopkins County, Kentucky

Providers In Each City in Hopkins County:

  • Dawson Springs, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Earlington, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Hanson, Kentucky:
    • Kenergy: 100.00%
  • Madisonville, Kentucky:
    • Kenergy: 7.42%
    • Kentucky Utilities: 15.31%
    • Madisonville Municipal Utilities: 77.27%
  • Mortons Gap, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Nebo, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Nortonville, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • St. Charles, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • White Plains, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity company in Hopkins County, Kentucky.

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

There are 3 electricity providers offering service in Hopkins County, Kentucky.

What electricity companies offer service in Hopkins County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Kentucky Utilities37,733
2Madisonville Municipal Utilities14,045
3Kenergy4,714

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27