Wayne County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wayne County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Residents of Wayne County are paying, on average, 16.52% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average rate, at 12.07 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Wayne County ranks 60th out of 120 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents consuming over 300,000 megawatt hours.

Wayne County has no electricity generation sources and must import all of the electricity consumed in the county.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Wayne County experienced a 2.01% rise within the last year.

Wayne County emitted 262,751,855.36 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which makes them the 60th worst polluting county out of 120 counties in Kentucky.

Wayne County is the 16th worst polluting county in the state based on emissions per capita.


  • Total Consumption

    332,162 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    262,751,855 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Monticello, KY Electricity Overview

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On average, Monticello's residential electricity rate is 12.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.66% lower than the average Kentucky price of 12.28 cents and 16.52% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The Kentucky average monthly residential power bill is $138.33, while the Monticello average is 7.21% less at $128.36 per month. This is the 222nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Kentucky.

Monticello 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 77,300,507.49 kilograms, which is the 81st worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monticello

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.093/kWh$192.93/mo.$75.41/mo.
404th12.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monticello
222nd$128.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Monticello Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Monticello, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative CorporationBUNDLED12.07128.36811,20697,930,846

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Wayne County, Kentucky Details

Wayne County, Kentucky Net Metering

Wayne County is home to one electric provider. Fortunately for customers in the county who are interested in installing personal solar panels, the sole company in town has net metering practices in place. Kentucky has heavily restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Wayne County has an average of 3.23% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 498th best in the country and a state rank of 23rd best out of 3221 and 120 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Wayne County, Kentucky


What electricity companies offer service in Wayne County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation15,630

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

The largest electricity provider in Wayne County, Kentucky by total customer count is South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation.

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