Simpson County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Simpson County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

With a population of 19,594 citizens, Simpson County is the 58th largest county in Kentucky and the 1900th largest in the US.

There was a 2.01% increase in CO2 emissions per capita in the last 12 months in Simpson County.

No electricity production takes place in Simpson County, meaning the county must import their electricity from outside of their borders.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Simpson County is 11.39 cents. This is around 21.26% below the nationwide average rate of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Citizens in Simpson County experience an average of 2.3 outages lasting 164.63 minutes per year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes an outage.

At $148.74, the Simpson County average monthly residential electric bill is 14.54% above the US average.


  • Total Consumption

    332,824 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    263,275,881 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Franklin, KY Electricity Overview

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Franklin has an average residential electricity rate of 11.56 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.86% lower than the state's average rate of 12.28 cents and 20.08% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 2.3 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 164.63 minutes. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Franklin, Kentucky Electric Utility.

Coming in as the 44th worst ranked city out of 556 cities in the state, Franklin emits 136,730,395.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Franklin as the 4th highest polluting city in Kentucky. Within Franklin, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Franklin

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.100/kWh$208.07/mo.$100.21/mo.
114th11.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Franklin
413th$136.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Franklin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Franklin, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Franklin, Kentucky Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.84117.0549,6325,877,000
Warren Rural Electric Cooperative CorporationBUNDLED11.35149.87923,376104,844,000

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Simpson County, Kentucky Details

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Simpson County is 4.51%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Warren Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation, Franklin, Kentucky Electric Utility, and Pennyrile Electric. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 1454th best in the United States and a state rank of 97th best out of 3221 and 120 counties, respectively.


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

By total customer count, Warren Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation is the largest electricity provider in Simpson County, Kentucky.

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

Simpson County, Kentucky is home to 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Simpson County, Kentucky?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-24