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Houston County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Houston County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 16.12 cents, while residents of Houston County pay an average rate of 0.73% above the national average at 16.24 cents per kilowatt hour.

Houston County is the 1951st largest county by population in the country, with 18,806 citizens residing in the county.

Houston County ranks 51st out of 87 counties in the state for total consumption, with its citizens consuming 217,333.26 megawatt hours.

Houston County is the 2036th highest pollution level from electricity use in the United States and 45th highest in Minnesota, releasing 75,923,881.82 kilograms of CO2 gases.

With a state average residential electric bill of $110.88, Houston County citizens, on average, pay about 37.26% more than their fellow statesmen.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Houston County is Northern States Power Company.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    217,333 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.56 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    75,923,882 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,037.22 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in La Crescent

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La Crescent Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

16.96¢ per kWh

  • 1.08% higher than last month
  • 1.06% lower than April last year
  • 12.5% higher than the Minnesota average
  • 0.31% higher than the US average
  • 676th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since April last year
  • 21,034th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 715 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,284 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.64¢ per kWh

  • 0.09% lower than last month
  • 5.03% higher than April last year
  • 11.85% higher than the Minnesota average
  • 3.19% higher than the US average
  • 668th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 42 since April last year
  • 22,481st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 568 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,032 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$84.07 per month

  • 9.74% lower than last month
  • 5.68% lower than April last year
  • 11.28% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 25.44% lower than the US average
  • 443rd in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 113 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since April last year
  • 4,624th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,008 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,851 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$106.27 per month

  • 0.4% lower than last month
  • 2.87% higher than April last year
  • 3.55% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 21.9% lower than the US average
  • 548th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 160 since April last year
  • 4,792nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 133 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,086 since April last year

La Crescent, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call La Crescent home are billed a residential electricity price of 16.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 11.85% higher than the average state rate of 14.87 cents. Selling an estimated 22,018.74 megawatt hours per year, Northern States Power Company is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $106.27 per month, while the national average is $138.02. Customers in La Crescent have a 4.15% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

La Crescent is the 144th highest ranked city in the state out of 915 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 21,530,472.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 151st worst in the state in this category. All of the 61,631.3 megawatt hours of electricity used in La Crescent must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in La Crescent

La Crescent residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.122/kWh$147.23/mo.$70.99/mo.
668th16.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of La Crescent
548th$106.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for La Crescent Residents

Electric Companies With Service in La Crescent, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
MiEnergy CooperativeBUNDLED16.24154.11159,308.1825,871,855.74
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED16.68101.718,918,772.061,487,259,077

Caledonia, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Caledonia home are billed a residential electricity price of 15.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.23% higher than the average state rate of 14.87 cents. Selling an estimated 20,505.14 megawatt hours per year, Caledonia, Minnesota Electric Utility is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $81.94 per month, while the national average is $138.02. Customers in Caledonia have a 26.09% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

Caledonia is the 211th highest ranked city in the state out of 915 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 11,441,469.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 552nd worst in the state in this category. All of the 32,751.38 megawatt hours of electricity used in Caledonia must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Caledonia

Caledonia residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.130/kWh$103.81/mo.$65.76/mo.
477th15.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Caledonia
22nd$81.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Caledonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Caledonia, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Caledonia, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED15.3481.948,032.731,231,991.43

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Spring Grove, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Spring Grove home are billed a residential electricity price of 16.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.73% higher than the average state rate of 14.87 cents. Selling an estimated 6,591.12 megawatt hours per year, Spring Grove, Minnesota Electric Utility is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $85.11 per month, while the national average is $138.02. Customers in Spring Grove have a 23.24% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

Spring Grove is the 297th highest ranked city in the state out of 915 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 5,858,000.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 552nd worst in the state in this category. All of the 16,768.61 megawatt hours of electricity used in Spring Grove must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Spring Grove

Spring Grove residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.130/kWh$184.07/mo.$56.69/mo.
550th16.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Spring Grove
32nd$85.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Spring Grove Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Spring Grove, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
MiEnergy CooperativeBUNDLED16.24154.11159,308.1825,871,855.74
Spring Grove, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED15.9877.963,616.4577,970.61

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Houston County, Minnesota Details

Houston County, Minnesota Net Metering

Out of the 5 providers in Houston County, 60.00% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has some of the best net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Houston County is about 3.84% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Houston County a rank of 780th best in the United States out of 3230.

Providers In Each City in Houston County:

  • Brownsville, Minnesota:
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Caledonia, Minnesota:
    • Caledonia, Minnesota Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Eitzen, Minnesota:
    • Eitzen, Minnesota Electric Utility: 80.45%
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 19.55%
  • Hokah, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Houston, Minnesota:
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 100.00%
  • La Crescent, Minnesota:
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 8.62%
    • Northern States Power Company: 91.38%
  • Spring Grove, Minnesota:
    • Spring Grove, Minnesota Electric Utility: 90.62%
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 9.38%

* 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 Houston County, Minnesota?

By total megawatt hours sold, Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in Houston County, Minnesota.

How many electric companies offer service in Houston County, Minnesota?

There are 5 electricity suppliers operating in Houston County, Minnesota.

What electricity companies offer service in Houston County, Minnesota?

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-07-06