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Jackson County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jackson County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

Jackson County is the 5th highest county out of 87 counties in Minnesota for electricity production from wind per capita, averaging 36.82 megawatt hours per resident produced from wind turbines.

Jackson County has a population of 10,016 residents.

Jackson County uses only 31.39% of the electricity generated in the county.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Jackson County is 11.67 cents. This is approximately 27.59% below the nationwide average price of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Jackson County is Federated Rural Electric Association.

The average monthly residential electric bill in Jackson County totals $144.45. For comparison, the US average bill is $138.02.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    115,751 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.56 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    368,804 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    368,804 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    36.82 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Jackson

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Jackson Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.62¢ per kWh

  • 2.63% higher than last month
  • 3.73% higher than April last year
  • 3.04% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 13.55% lower than the US average
  • 358th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 14,463rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,662 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 134 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.44¢ per kWh

  • 0.3% higher than last month
  • 3.69% higher than April last year
  • 2.94% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 10.46% lower than the US average
  • 356th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 21 since April last year
  • 14,934th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 385 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,408 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$95.19 per month

  • 10.39% lower than last month
  • 3.12% lower than April last year
  • 0.46% higher than the Minnesota average
  • 15.57% lower than the US average
  • 586th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 13 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since April last year
  • 7,982nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,742 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,701 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$111.07 per month

  • 0.23% lower than last month
  • 0.32% higher than April last year
  • 0.8% higher than the Minnesota average
  • 18.38% lower than the US average
  • 583rd in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 34 since April last year
  • 6,265th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 93 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 157 since April last year

Jackson, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, Jackson's citizens spend 14.44 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Minnesota and nationwide average rates of 14.87 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Jackson, Minnesota Electric Utility.

Electricity companies servicing Jackson must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 13,363,184.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 552nd highest in Minnesota for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.110/kWh$136.31/mo.$80.80/mo.
356th14.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
583rd$111.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED15.83120.64594.3194,097.81
Federated Rural Electric AssociationBUNDLED11.50141.6177,345.718,891,960.87
Jackson, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED14.1189.8411,642.011,642,857.36

Lakefield, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, Lakefield's citizens spend 11.89 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Minnesota and nationwide average rates of 14.87 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Generation in Lakefield is about 1875.02% of the electricity demand of residents, leading to the ability to export or store excess production. The city had a 11.97% drop in the use of renewable fuel types, like solar and wind energy, compared to fossil fuel sources, like coal or natural gas.

There is one electricity plant in Lakefield. The use of electricity in the city accounts for 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 908th highest in Minnesota out of 915 cities. Averaging 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 908th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use. Lakefield's primary fuel source is Wind, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lakefield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.165/kWh$0.092/kWh$167.35/mo.$74.02/mo.
181st11.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lakefield
217th$97.14Average 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 AssociationBUNDLED11.50141.6177,345.718,891,960.87
Lakefield, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.9094.6619.67,522.51895,285.77

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Heron Lake, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, Heron Lake's citizens spend 11.51 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Minnesota and nationwide average rates of 14.87 and 16.12 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 583 citizens, the city is the 472nd 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 2,353,696.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 151st highest in Minnesota for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Heron Lake

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.092/kWh$173.98/mo.$107.83/mo.
171st11.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Heron Lake
766th$141.63Average 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 AssociationBUNDLED11.50141.6177,345.718,891,960.87

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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 368,804

Jackson County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Jackson County has one electricity plant. Electricity use in the county creates 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2929th largest amount of any county in the country. Averaging 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 2929th worst for emissions per capita from electricity use. Jackson County's primary fuel source is Wind, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel.

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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 3.46% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average is 2.87%, meaning Jackson County ranks 534th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Jackson County:

  • Alpha, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 50.54%
    • Alpha, Minnesota Electric Utility: 49.46%
  • Heron Lake, Minnesota:
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Jackson, Minnesota:
    • Alpha, Minnesota Electric Utility: 42.13%
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 15.92%
    • Jackson, Minnesota Electric Utility: 41.94%
  • Lakefield, Minnesota:
    • Lakefield, Minnesota Electric Utility: 94.72%
    • Federated Rural Electric Association: 5.28%
  • 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 is one power plant in Jackson County, Minnesota

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-07-07