Bossier Parish, Louisiana Electric Profile

Bossier Parish ranks 12th out of 64 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents using 2,452,625.78 megawatt hours.

At an average residential price of 10.17 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Bossier Parish benefit from a 24.38% discount from the national average price.

No electricity generation takes place in Bossier Parish.

Residents of Bossier Parish use enough electricity to release 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the national average of 4,494.55.

Bossier Parish is the 507th most populated county in the United States.

Citizens in Bossier Parish face an average of 2.3 outages lasting 211.2 minutes per year, compared to the nationwide averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes an outage.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,452,626 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    19.31 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    946,099,409 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,447.31 kg

Bossier City, LA Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Bossier City home purchase electricity for, on average, 10.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.73% less than the average state rate of 10.26 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $126.94 per month. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Entergy Louisiana.

Bossier City has no electricity generation plants within its borders. The city is the 7th highest ranked city in the state out of 474 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 508,264,332.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement the city is the 31st highest polluting city in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bossier City

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.073/kWh$175.47/mo.$79.91/mo.
345th10.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bossier City
384th$126.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bossier City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bossier City, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.3213,949,0031,395,848,806
Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED9.22126.921,695,342156,247,700
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.32131.582,876,972325,619,086

Zips with electric coverage in Bossier City, Louisiana include: 71111, 71112, 71037, 71006, 71110

Red Chute CDP, LA Electric Overview

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On average, citizens of Red Chute CDP are charged a residential electricity rate of 10.18 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 334th out of 474 cities in the state. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $126.94 per month, while the national average is $120.24. Entergy Louisiana sells 12,085.2 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

Red Chute CDP is the 80th worst ranked city in the state out of 474 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 54,626,053.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 16th highest in Louisiana for pollution per resident from electricity consumption, with an average of 7,447.31 kilograms of emissions per capita. The city is home to no power plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Red Chute CDP

Red Chute CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.073/kWh$175.46/mo.$79.91/mo.
334th10.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Red Chute CDP
374th$126.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Red Chute CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Red Chute CDP, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.3213,949,0031,395,848,806
Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED9.22126.921,695,342156,247,700
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.32131.582,876,972325,619,086

Eastwood CDP, LA Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Eastwood CDP are paying a residential electricity rate of 10.18 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the residents, this rate is below both the Louisiana and the United States average rates of 10.26 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Eastwood CDP average is 5.57% higher at $126.94 per month. The city has an average of 2.3 electrical outages per consumer a year. These outages go on for an average of 211.2 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

The 87,804.08 megawatt hours of electricity used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities within the city limits. The city is the 119th worst ranked city in the state out of 474 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 33,870,387.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the city’s emissions reality, is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 31st highest polluting city in Louisiana for CO2 pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eastwood CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.073/kWh$175.46/mo.$79.91/mo.
334th10.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eastwood CDP
374th$126.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eastwood CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eastwood CDP, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.3213,949,0031,395,848,806
Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED9.22126.921,695,342156,247,700
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.32131.582,876,972325,619,086

Bossier Parish, Louisiana Details

Bossier Parish, Louisiana Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity suppliers in Bossier Parish, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Louisiana has bad regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Bossier Parish electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 3.04% of their energy lost per year. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Louisiana average is 2.69%, resulting in a rank of 518th best in the country and a state rank of 13th best out of 3220 and 64 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Bossier Parish:

  • Benton, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
  • Bossier City, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.35%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 33.35%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.30%
  • Haughton, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
  • Plain Dealing, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 33.33%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Bossier Parish, Louisiana?

The largest electricity company in Bossier Parish, Louisiana by total customer count is Southwestern Electric Power Company.

What electricity companies offer service in Bossier Parish, Louisiana?

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers offering service in Bossier Parish, Louisiana.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-22