Marshall County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Marshall County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Marshall County is 6th out of 120 counties in the state for natural gas production, with 415,830.38 megawatt hours generated using the fuel type.

The burning of non-renewable fuels for electricity production has increased by 81.73% during the last year in Marshall County.

With 31,659 citizens living within the county and 416,723.3 megawatt hours produced a year, Marshall County has a megawatt hour per capita production of 13.16 megawatt hours. This is the 18 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in Kentucky.

Marshall County uses approximately 129.04% of the total amount of the electricity that it generates.

With total production of 416,723.3 megawatt hours, Marshall County is ranked 939th largest generator of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties for total production.

While the national average residential electric rate sits at 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Marshall County's average price is 17.78% lower than at 11.89 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    537,761 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    416,723 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    416,723 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    13.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    271,364,932 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,571.49 kg

Benton, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Benton's residential electricity rate is 12.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.05% lower than the average Kentucky price of 12.28 cents and 16.85% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Benton Electric Company.

Benton has zero electricity generation plants. Around 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 330th worst polluter in the state out of 556 cities. Total emissions in the city are 63,904,261.01 kilograms, which is the 90th worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Benton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.120/kWh$147.48/mo.$130.55/mo.
402nd12.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Benton
242nd$131.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Benton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Benton, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Benton Electric CompanyBUNDLED12.12127.3423,3562,830,000
West Kentucky Rural ElectricBUNDLED11.90137.19426,22950,712,000

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Calvert City, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Calvert City's residential electricity rate is 11.85 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.45% lower than the average Kentucky price of 12.28 cents and 18.03% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. Electricity production in Calvert City outpaces usage levels by about 875.87%. The city produces 415,830.38 megawatt hours from the burning of natural gas, making them the 2nd ranked city in Kentucky for total electricity production from natural gas.

Calvert City's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 99.79% of electricity generation using this fuel source. Approximately 17,996,311.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption per year. The city also ranks 554th worst in the state in emissions per resident, averaging 7,158.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Calvert City has the 2nd highest electricity plants of any city in the state, with 2 total plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Calvert City

Calvert City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.119/kWh$153.49/mo.$135.58/mo.
173rd11.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Calvert City
313th$135.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for Calvert City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Calvert City, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Jackson Purchase EnergyBUNDLED11.84135349,99541,427,800
West Kentucky Rural ElectricBUNDLED11.90137.19426,22950,712,000

Zips with electric coverage in Calvert City, Kentucky include: 42025, 42029, 42044

Hardin, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Hardin's residential electricity rate is 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.08% lower than the average Kentucky price of 12.28 cents and 17.72% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. West Kentucky Rural Electric is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Hardin is the 328th largest city in Kentucky, with a population of 580.

Hardin has zero electricity generation plants. Around 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 330th worst polluter in the state out of 556 cities. Total emissions in the city are 7,793,202.56 kilograms, which is the 328th worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hardin

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.119/kWh$155.49/mo.$137.19/mo.
269th11.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hardin
416th$137.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hardin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hardin, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
West Kentucky Rural ElectricBUNDLED11.90137.19426,22950,712,000

Electricity Production in Marshall County, Kentucky

Power Plants in Marshall County, Kentucky

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Calvert City KY Natural Gas 217,349.347,237,726.2217.34
Marshall Energy FacilityTennessee Valley Authority (100.00%)
Calvert City KY Natural Gas 199,374128,382,396.96643.93

Marshall County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Marshall County's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 99.79% of electricity generation using this fuel source. Emitting 271,364,932.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county ranks 56th worst out of 120 counties in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 538th worst in emissions per resident, averaging 8,571.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Marshall County has the 3rd most electricity generation plants of any county in the state, with 2 total power plants.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
99.79%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.21%

Marshall County, Kentucky Net Metering

Of the 3 electric suppliers in Marshall County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Residents of Kentucky have highly restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar panels.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 companies who are reporting energy loss. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 5.39%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Kentucky average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 2219th best in the United States and a state rank of 113th best out of 3221 and 120 counties, respectively.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Marshall County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1West Kentucky Rural Electric8,682
2Benton Electric Company2,539
3Jackson Purchase Energy1,823

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

The largest electricity provider in Marshall County, Kentucky by total customer count is West Kentucky Rural Electric.

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

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Marshall County, Kentucky.

How many power plants are located in Marshall County, Kentucky?

There are 2 active electricity plants located in Marshall County, Kentucky

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-18