Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana Electric Profile

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Avoyelles Parish’s average residential electricity rate is 10.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 21.33% less than the nationwide average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Citizens in Avoyelles Parish face an average of 1.7 outages lasting 161.4 minutes per year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes an outage.

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Avoyelles Parish ranks 28th out of 64 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its citizens consuming over 700,000 megawatt hours.

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At $129.25, the Avoyelles Parish average monthly residential electric bill is 3.36% higher than the Louisiana average bill and 7.49% more than the US average.

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Avoyelles Parish has a population of 40,144 citizens.

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Avoyelles Parish has the 925th worst pollution level from electricity use in the country and 30th worst in Louisiana, emitting 298,965,000.47 kilograms of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    775,023 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    19.31 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    298,965,000 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,447.31 kg

Marksville, LA Electric Overview

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Marksville's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 10.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.13% more than Louisiana's average price of 10.26 cents and 21.37% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Marksville deal with 1.7 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 161.4 minutes. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $129.15 per month.

Around 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 269th highest polluter in Louisiana out of 474 cities. With total emissions of 40,453,813.34 kilograms, the city ranks 103rd worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Marksville must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Marksville

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.079/kWh$173.29/mo.$87.82/mo.
431st10.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Marksville
407th$129.15Average residential monthly electricity bill for Marksville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Marksville, Louisiana

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CLECO PowerBUNDLED11.43142.94No DataIcon representing missing value.3,729,366426,338,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
Pointe Coupee ElectricBUNDLED10.49125.48No DataIcon representing missing value.118,84412,471,000

Bunkie, LA Electric Overview

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Bunkie's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 10.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.79% more than the average state price of 10.26 cents. Entergy Louisiana is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Bunkie average is 8.32% higher at $130.25 per month.

Approximately 29,364,761.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Bunkie from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which amounts to 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Bunkie is the 269th highest polluting city in the state. The city is home to no electricity producing plants, which is, of course, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bunkie

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.124/kWh$0.083/kWh$175.45/mo.$88.74/mo.
436th10.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bunkie
423rd$130.25Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bunkie Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bunkie, Louisiana

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CLECO PowerBUNDLED11.43142.94No DataIcon representing missing value.3,729,366426,338,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
Pointe Coupee ElectricBUNDLED10.49125.48No DataIcon representing missing value.118,84412,471,000

Cottonport, LA Electric Overview

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Cottonport has an average residential electricity rate of 10.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.79% above the average Louisiana price of 10.26 cents and 20.86% below the national average of 13.45 cents. CLECO Power has 72 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city. The average residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $130.25 per month, while the state average is $125.04. Patrons in the city pay a 4.16% markup compared to other residents in the state.

Cottonport has zero electricity producing plants. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 13,107,273.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per year, which is the 214th highest in Louisiana out of 474 cities. The city averages 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cottonport

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.124/kWh$0.083/kWh$175.45/mo.$88.74/mo.
444th10.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cottonport
423rd$130.25Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cottonport Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cottonport, Louisiana

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CLECO PowerBUNDLED11.43142.94No DataIcon representing missing value.3,729,366426,338,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
Pointe Coupee ElectricBUNDLED10.49125.48No DataIcon representing missing value.118,84412,471,000

Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana Details

Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Avoyelles Parish supplying 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. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Louisiana has nonexistent regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Avoyelles Parish that report energy loss. Together, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.86% of electricity produced. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Avoyelles Parish is ranked as the 1002nd best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana

Providers In Each City in Avoyelles Parish:

  • Bunkie, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Cottonport, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Evergreen, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Hessmer, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Mansura, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Marksville, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 36.22%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 36.22%
    • CLECO Power: 27.57%
  • Moreauville, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Plaucheville, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%
  • Simmesport, Louisiana:
    • Pointe Coupee Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • CLECO Power: 33.33%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana?

There are 3 electricity companies operating in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana?

The largest electricity supplier in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana by total customer count is CLECO Power.

Which electricity companies offer service in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana?

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1CLECO Power24,418
2Entergy Louisiana22,668
3Pointe Coupee Electric3,568

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16