Cecil County, MD: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Cecil County, Maryland Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cecil County, Maryland Electricity Overview

In Cecil County, 3,799,269 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable fuels. Cecil County is 4th out of 24 counties in the state for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel types.

Residents in Cecil County, on average, pay $219.48 per month for residential electricity, compared to the state average bill of $155.15.

The US national average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 16.07 cents, while residents of Cecil County pay an average rate of 55.14% above the national average at 24.93 cents per kilowatt hour.

Cecil County uses only 25.71% of the electricity generated in the county.

Cecil County comes in as the 791st highest pollution level from electricity consumption in the country, emitting 361,521,836.89 kilograms of CO2 gases.

The burning of natural gas in Cecil County yields a total of 3,799,269 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 3rd in Maryland out of 24 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    976,890 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.31 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,799,269 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,799,269 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    36.2 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    361,521,837 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,444.97 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Elkton

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Elkton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

20.29¢ per kWh

  • 1.79% higher than last month
  • 12.79% higher than March last year
  • 12.18% higher than the Maryland average
  • 21.37% higher than the US average
  • 532nd in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since March last year
  • 27,343rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 57 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,504 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

19.12¢ per kWh

  • 1.01% higher than last month
  • 15.7% higher than March last year
  • 12.17% higher than the Maryland average
  • 18.97% higher than the US average
  • 535th in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 27,138th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 599 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,687 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$203.79 per month

  • 5.79% lower than last month
  • 10.78% higher than March last year
  • 32.73% higher than the Maryland average
  • 69.03% higher than the US average
  • 534th in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 43 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 42 since March last year
  • 31,525th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 53 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,505 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$178.24 per month

  • 0.94% higher than last month
  • 13.02% higher than March last year
  • 15.38% higher than the Maryland average
  • 31.18% higher than the US average
  • 493rd in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 41 since March last year
  • 30,396th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 131 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,966 since March last year

Elkton, MD Electricity Overview

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Residents of Elkton are charged an average residential electricity price of 19.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.17% more than Maryland's average price of 17.05 cents and 18.97% more than the national average of 16.07 cents. Selling an estimated 12,045.74 megawatt hours per year, Delmarva Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $137.93, while the Elkton average is 29.23% higher at $178.24 per month.

Coming in as the 93rd worst ranked city out of 536 cities in the state, Elkton emits 37,151,337.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 2,362.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 27th worst in Maryland for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Elkton, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elkton

Elkton residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.207/kWh$0.133/kWh$246.60/mo.$98.33/mo.
535th19.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elkton
493rd$178.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elkton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elkton, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.44135.8367.0713,039.67
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.3497.412,146.321,863,780.89
Ambit EnergyENERGY12.06113.6193,148.5711,231,946.33
American Power & GasENERGY20.71220.411,396.332,359,622.62
Astral EnergyENERGY8.76169.24208.7518,277.82

Perryville, MD Electricity Overview

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Residents of Perryville are charged an average residential electricity price of 19.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.17% more than Maryland's average price of 17.05 cents and 18.97% more than the national average of 16.07 cents. Selling an estimated 4,200.64 megawatt hours per year, Delmarva Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $137.93, while the Perryville average is 29.23% higher at $178.24 per month.

Coming in as the 217th worst ranked city out of 536 cities in the state, Perryville emits 10,374,683.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 2,362.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 27th worst in Maryland for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Perryville, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Perryville

Perryville residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.207/kWh$0.133/kWh$246.60/mo.$98.33/mo.
535th19.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Perryville
493rd$178.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Perryville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Perryville, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.44135.8367.0713,039.67
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.3497.412,146.321,863,780.89
Ambit EnergyENERGY12.06113.6193,148.5711,231,946.33
American Power & GasENERGY20.71220.411,396.332,359,622.62
Astral EnergyENERGY8.76169.24208.7518,277.82

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North East, MD Electricity Overview

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Residents of North East are charged an average residential electricity price of 19.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.17% more than Maryland's average price of 17.05 cents and 18.97% more than the national average of 16.07 cents. Selling an estimated 2,730.88 megawatt hours per year, Delmarva Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $137.93, while the North East average is 29.23% higher at $178.24 per month.

Coming in as the 228th worst ranked city out of 536 cities in the state, North East emits 9,486,302.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 2,362.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 10th worst in Maryland for pollution per capita from electricity use. In North East, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in North East

North East residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.207/kWh$0.133/kWh$246.60/mo.$98.33/mo.
535th19.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of North East
493rd$178.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for North East Residents

Electric Companies With Service in North East, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.44135.8367.0713,039.67
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.3497.412,146.321,863,780.89
Ambit EnergyENERGY12.06113.6193,148.5711,231,946.33
American Power & GasENERGY20.71220.411,396.332,359,622.62
Astral EnergyENERGY8.76169.24208.7518,277.82

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Electricity Production in Cecil County, Maryland

Power Plants in Cecil County, Maryland

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wildcat Point Generation FacilityOld Dominion Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
Cecil County MD Natural Gas 3,799,2691,406,012,267.1370.07

Cecil County, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cecil County is the 11th worst ranked county in the state out of 24 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county releasing 361,521,836.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. Averaging 3,444.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 2334th highest for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the county. Cecil County has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Natural Gas.

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Cecil County, Maryland Net Metering

Out of the 44 suppliers in Cecil County, 6.82% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Cecil County averages out to about 10.05% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 0.33%, resulting in a rank of 2845th best in the US and a state rank of 8th best out of 3230 and 24 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Cecil County:

* 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 Cecil County, Maryland?

By total customer count, Delmarva Power is the largest electricity company in Cecil County, Maryland.

How many electric companies offer service in Cecil County, Maryland?

There are 44 electricity companies serving customers in Cecil County, Maryland.

How many power plants are located in Cecil County, Maryland?

There is one active electricity plant located in Cecil County, Maryland

What electricity companies offer service in Cecil County, Maryland?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-20