Lafourche Parish, Louisiana Electric Profile

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At $119.2, the Lafourche Parish average monthly residential electric bill is 4.67% lower than the state average.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Lafourche Parish had a 1.09% increase during the preceding year.

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With a population of 97,614 residents, Lafourche Parish is the 620th largest county by population in the US.

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Residents in Lafourche Parish face an average of 1.62 outages lasting 157.13 minutes each year, compared to the national averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

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Lafourche Parish ranks 15th out of 64 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens consuming 1,884,544.22 megawatt hours.

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On average, Lafourche Parish citizens are responsible for 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making it the 675th worst polluting county based on per capita pollution.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,884,544 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    19.31 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    726,962,175 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,447.31 kg

Thibodaux, LA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Thibodaux is roughly 9.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their residents, 29.18% lower than the average US electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. Entergy Louisiana sells 7,776.5 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other suppliers. The power grid in the city has an average of 1.62 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 157.13 minutes per outage. The countrywide averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

On average, Thibodaux residents emit 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 269th highest polluting city out of 474 cities in Louisiana. This adds up to total emissions of 107,941,378.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 33rd highest for total pollution in Louisiana. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thibodaux

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.057/kWh$165.99/mo.$68.67/mo.
76th9.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thibodaux
91st$119.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thibodaux Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thibodaux, Louisiana

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Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
South Louisiana Electric Cooperative AssociationBUNDLED9.04116.09No DataIcon representing missing value.269,81324,402,000

Bayou Blue CDP, LA Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Bayou Blue CDP are billed a residential electricity rate of 9.23 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 13th out of 474 cities in the state. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $116.49 per month, while the Louisiana average is $125.04. With 607 residential customers, Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Bayou Blue CDP results in 84,906,834.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 47th most of any city in Louisiana. Additionally, the city ranks 31st highest in Louisiana for pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not produce any electricity in the city boundaries, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bayou Blue CDP

Bayou Blue CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.057/kWh$165.99/mo.$68.67/mo.
13th9.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bayou Blue CDP
64th$116.49Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bayou Blue CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bayou Blue CDP, Louisiana

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Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
South Louisiana Electric Cooperative AssociationBUNDLED9.04116.09No DataIcon representing missing value.269,81324,402,000
Terrebonne Parish Electric UtilityBUNDLED7.78103.41No DataIcon representing missing value.182,39414,198,000

Zips with electric coverage in Bayou Blue CDP, Louisiana include: 70301, 70364, 70359

Raceland CDP, LA Electric Overview

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Raceland CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.12% less than the average state rate of 10.26 cents and 29.18% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With 558 residential customers, Entergy Louisiana is the largest vendor in the city. The city is faced with an average of 1.62 power outages per customer per year. These outages go on for an average of 157.13 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Raceland CDP averages 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 269th worst in Louisiana out of 474 cities for emissions efficiency. At 7,447.31 kilograms per person and 10,698 citizens in the city, the city emits 79,671,372.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 52nd worst rank in Louisiana for total emissions. The electricity sold in Raceland CDP has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Raceland CDP

Raceland CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.057/kWh$165.99/mo.$68.67/mo.
76th9.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Raceland CDP
91st$119.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Raceland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Raceland CDP, Louisiana

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Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
South Louisiana Electric Cooperative AssociationBUNDLED9.04116.09No DataIcon representing missing value.269,81324,402,000

Lafourche Parish, Louisiana Details

Lafourche Parish, Louisiana Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Lafourche Parish selling electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. At the state level, Louisiana is known for poor net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Lafourche Parish who report energy loss data had an average of 3.40% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Lafourche Parish a rank of 657th best in the nation out of 3220.

Power Companies in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana

Providers In Each City in Lafourche Parish:

  • Golden Meadow, Louisiana:
    • South Louisiana Electric Cooperative Association: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
  • Lockport, Louisiana:
    • South Louisiana Electric Cooperative Association: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
  • Thibodaux, Louisiana:
    • South Louisiana Electric Cooperative Association: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana?

By total revenue, Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity supplier in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana.

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

There are 2 electricity providers operating in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana?

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1Entergy Louisiana29,264
2South Louisiana Electric Cooperative Association5,423

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16