Jackson County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jackson County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

Jackson County uses non-renewable fuel types to generate 0 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 41st highest county in Minnesota for non-renewable production per capita.

Jackson County consumes approximately 13.61% of the electricity that is produced in their generation facilities, this means they will export or store the remaining megawatt hours.

With a state average residential electric bill of $106.79, Jackson County consumers, on average, pay about 25.37% more than their fellow statesmen.

Jackson County is the 2486th largest county in the US, with 9,989 citizens residing within its borders.

Of all US counties, Jackson County ranks 154th in megawatt hours generated from wind turbines.

The county is the 692nd largest producer of electricity out of 3221 counties in the United States, producing 857,229.8 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    116,680 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.68 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    857,230 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    857,206 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    24 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    85.82 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    7,926 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    0.79 kg

Jackson, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, Jackson's citizens spend 12.63 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Minnesota and nationwide average rates of 13.52 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Jackson, Minnesota Electric Utility. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $100.94 per month, while the national average is $123.86. Consumers in the city enjoy a 5.47% markdown compared to the rest of the nation.

Electricity companies servicing Jackson must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 14,487,105.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 50th highest in Minnesota for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.124/kWh$105.69/mo.$100.94/mo.
272nd12.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
407th$100.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Federated Rural Electric AssociationBUNDLED9.98131.1789,7678,958,000
Jackson, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.6489.4612,942.151,764,876.16

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Lakefield, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, Lakefield's citizens spend 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Minnesota and nationwide average rates of 13.52 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Lakefield produces 1698.51% more electricity than is consumed in the city. The additional electricity can be exported. Power plants in the city have attained a 1.72% increase the use of renewable energy versus non-renewable fuels.

There are 2 electricity plants in Lakefield, which is the 16th most plants in a city in the state. The consumption of electricity in the city accounts for 3,237.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 904th highest in the state out of 915 cities. The city also ranks 904th worst in Minnesota in pollution per capita, averaging 1.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Lakefield's top fuel used for electricity generation is Wind. They produce 99.99% of the total production in the city from this fuel type.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lakefield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.100/kWh$137.62/mo.$87.07/mo.
214th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lakefield
66th$91.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lakefield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lakefield, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Federated Rural Electric AssociationBUNDLED9.98131.1789,7678,958,000
Lakefield, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.0589.55247,391.37890,844.5

Heron Lake, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, Heron Lake's citizens spend 9.98 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Minnesota and nationwide average rates of 13.52 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Federated Rural Electric Association. With a population of 602 citizens, the city is the 461st largest city by population in Minnesota.

Electricity companies servicing Heron Lake must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 2,624,507.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 50th highest in Minnesota for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Heron Lake

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.107/kWh$0.100/kWh$137.62/mo.$131.17/mo.
16th9.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Heron Lake
721st$131.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Heron Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Heron Lake, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Federated Rural Electric AssociationBUNDLED9.98131.1789,7678,958,000

Electricity Production in Jackson County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Jackson County, Minnesota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lakefield Wind Project LLCBankers Commercial Corporation (100.00%)
Lakefield MN Wind 364,467
Elm Creek Wind II LLCAvangrid (100.00%)
Jackson County MN Wind 252,749
Elm Creek Wind LLCAvangrid (100.00%)
Jackson County MN Wind 156,218
South Fork Wind FarmSouth Fork Wind, LLC (100.00%)
Jackson County MN Wind 38,230
Jackson County MN Wind 17,925
Jackson County MN Wind 4,924
Jackson County MN Wind 4,924
Jackson County MN Wind 4,924
Prairie Wind Power LLCExelon Corporation (99.00%)
Jackson County MN Wind 4,924
Jackson County MN Wind 4,924
Jackson County MN Wind 1,081
B&K Energy Systems LLCExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Jackson County MN Wind 1,081
Jackson County MN Wind 1,081
Lakefield MN Distillate Fuel Oil 2458,229.242,426.22

Jackson County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

There are 14 electricity plants in Jackson County, which is the 95th most power plants in a county in the country. The county has the 2932nd highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the US, emitting 7,925.77 kilograms. This total equates to 0.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 2926th worst in the country for pollution per capita. Jackson County's top fuel used for electricity production is Wind. They produce 857,205.8 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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Jackson County, Minnesota Net Metering

Of the 6 electric providers in Jackson County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. The state of Minnesota has highly favorable state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Jackson County is about 3.69% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average is 2.76%, meaning Jackson County ranks 749th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Jackson County:

  • Alpha, Minnesota:
    • Alpha, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 50.00%
  • Heron Lake, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Jackson, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 27.52%
    • Jackson, Minnesota Electric Utility: 72.48%
  • Lakefield, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 5.26%
    • Lakefield, Minnesota Electric Utility: 94.74%
  • Okabena, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Wilder, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Jackson County, Minnesota?

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Jackson County, Minnesota?

The largest electricity provider in Jackson County, Minnesota by megawatt hours sold is Federated Rural Electric Association.

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

There are 6 electricity providers operating in Jackson County, Minnesota.

How many power plants are located in Jackson County, Minnesota?

There are 14 power plants in Jackson County, Minnesota

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24