Letcher County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Letcher County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Emitting 289,530,911.75 kilograms of CO2 gases, Letcher County has the 51st highest pollution level from electricity consumption of any county in the state.

While the national average residential rate of electricity sits at 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Letcher County's average price is 2.65% lower than at 14.08 cents per kilowatt hour.

Letcher County is the 1793rd most populated county in the United States.

There was a 2.01% increase in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent 12 months in Letcher County.

Letcher County residents pay an average residential electricity bill of $170.59, which is 23.32% higher than the Kentucky average bill of $138.33 and 31.37% higher than the nationwide average bill of $129.86.

The largest electricity company in Letcher County by megawatt hours sold is Kentucky Power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    366,015 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    289,530,912 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Jenkins, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Jenkins home are paying a residential electricity rate of 15.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.16% above the average Kentucky rate of 12.28 cents. The state average monthly residential power bill is $138.33, while the Jenkins average is 35.59% more at $187.57 per month. This ranks the city 503rd in the state for average monthly bill total. Kentucky Power has an estimated 385 residential customers, which is more than any other electricity provider who operates in the city.

Jenkins citizens average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which ranks them 330th highest in Kentucky out of 556 in this category. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 25,556,329.78 kilograms. The 32,307.42 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be brought in from outside of the city as there are no power facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jenkins

Jenkins 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 Jenkins
503rd$187.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jenkins Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jenkins, 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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Whitesburg, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Whitesburg home are paying a residential electricity rate of 15.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.16% above the average Kentucky rate of 12.28 cents. The state average monthly residential power bill is $138.33, while the Whitesburg average is 35.59% more at $187.57 per month. This ranks the city 503rd in the state for average monthly bill total. Kentucky Power has an estimated 139 residential customers, which is more than any other electricity provider who operates in the city.

Whitesburg citizens average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which ranks them 30th highest in Kentucky out of 556 in this category. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 23,823,014.04 kilograms. The 30,116.22 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be brought in from outside of the city as there are no power facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Whitesburg

Whitesburg 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 Whitesburg
503rd$187.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Whitesburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Whitesburg, Kentucky

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

McRoberts CDP, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call McRoberts CDP home are paying a residential electricity rate of 15.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.16% above the average Kentucky rate of 12.28 cents. The state average monthly residential power bill is $138.33, while the McRoberts CDP average is 35.59% more at $187.57 per month. This ranks the city 503rd in the state for average monthly bill total. McRoberts CDP has the 286th highest population in the state, with 741 residents living within its borders.

McRoberts CDP citizens average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which ranks them 330th highest in Kentucky out of 556 in this category. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 9,956,488.1 kilograms. The 12,586.64 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be brought in from outside of the city as there are no power facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McRoberts CDP

McRoberts CDP 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 McRoberts CDP
503rd$187.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for McRoberts CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McRoberts CDP, Kentucky

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

Letcher County, Kentucky Details

Letcher County, Kentucky Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Letcher County include Kentucky Power and Cumberland Valley Electric Regulations put in place at the state level are highly restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Letcher County is about 2.68% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Letcher County is ranked as the 314th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Letcher County, Kentucky

Providers In Each City in Letcher County:

  • Blackey, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Power: 100.00%
  • Fleming-Neon, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Power: 100.00%
  • Jenkins, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Power: 100.00%
  • Whitesburg, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Letcher County, Kentucky has 2 electricity companies offering service in the area.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Kentucky Power is the largest electricity supplier in Letcher County, Kentucky.

Which electricity companies offer service in Letcher County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Kentucky Power11,308
2Cumberland Valley Electric1,811

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24