Leslie County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Leslie County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

The electricity consumed by residents of Leslie County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation facilities.

There was a 2.01% rise in CO2 emissions per capita within the preceding year in Leslie County.

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

With a population of 10,513 residents, Leslie County is the 98th most populated county in the state and the 2452nd largest in the country.

Leslie County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 2.70% below the national average rate, at 14.07 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents.

Citizens of Leslie County consume enough electricity to emit 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the Kentucky average of 12,774.78.


  • Total Consumption

    178,574 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    141,258,515 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Hyden, KY Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Hyden is about 15.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 24.16% above Kentucky's average rate of 12.28 cents, ranking the city at 503rd best average for electricity rate out of 556 cities in the state. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $187.57. This is 35.59% higher than the Kentucky average of $138.33. Hyden is home to 303 residents, resulting in it being the 420th largest city in Kentucky.

Emissions in Hyden average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, making them the 330th worst polluting city out of 556 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 13,436.56 kilograms per person and 303 people in the city, the city emits 4,071,276.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. This is the 421st worst rank in the state for total emissions. All of the 5,146.77 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in Hyden must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hyden

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.187/kWh$0.110/kWh$265.14/mo.$105.11/mo.
503rd15.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hyden
503rd$187.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hyden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hyden, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky PowerBUNDLED15.24187.571,969,342300,175,702

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Leslie County, Kentucky Details

Leslie County, Kentucky Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Leslie County providing electricity. Of those 3, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state has highly restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Leslie County averages out to about 3.43% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Leslie County receiving a rank of 599th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Leslie County, Kentucky


Which electricity company is the largest provider in Leslie County, Kentucky?

The largest electricity supplier in Leslie County, Kentucky by total revenue is Kentucky Power.

What electricity companies offer service in Leslie County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Kentucky Power13,175
2Cumberland Valley Electric1,732
3Jackson Energy617

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Leslie County, Kentucky.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24