Electric Rates & Providers in Traverse County, MN

Traverse County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Traverse County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

In the last 12 months, Traverse County had a 1.82% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

Traverse County has emissions of 4,037.22 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2033rd highest polluting county in the US by per capita emissions.

Otter Tail Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in Traverse County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Traverse County has a population of 3,362 residents.

With a national average residential electric bill of $138.02, Traverse County citizens, on average, pay about 47.40% more than the rest of the country per month for electricity.

Traverse County released 13,573,119.79 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes them the 78th highest polluting county out of 87 counties in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    38,853 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.56 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    13,573,120 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,037.22 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Wheaton

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Wheaton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

9.43¢ per kWh

  • 2.72% lower than last month
  • 3.76% higher than April last year
  • 37.46% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 44.23% lower than the US average
  • 83rd in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 467th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 254 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 57 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.09¢ per kWh

  • 0.26% higher than last month
  • 6.89% lower than April last year
  • 25.45% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 31.22% lower than the US average
  • 107th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 45 since April last year
  • 2,229th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 64 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,447 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$71.69 per month

  • 25.32% lower than last month
  • 6.08% lower than April last year
  • 24.34% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 36.42% lower than the US average
  • 107th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 321 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 15 since April last year
  • 1,972nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,616 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 916 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$95.03 per month

  • 0.41% lower than last month
  • 11.88% lower than April last year
  • 13.76% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 30.17% lower than the US average
  • 137th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 384 since April last year
  • 2,412th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 320 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,769 since April last year

Wheaton, MN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour for Wheaton, which is 25.45% less than the average Minnesota rate of 14.87 cents. Otter Tail Power Company has an estimated 119 total residential customers, more than any other electricity provider who operates in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $110.88, while the Wheaton average is 14.30% below at $95.03 per month. This is the 137th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Minnesota.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Wheaton averages 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 5,062,668.71 kilograms, which is the 317th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Minnesota. All of the electricity sold in Wheaton has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wheaton

Wheaton residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.083/kWh$152.17/mo.$64.73/mo.
107th11.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wheaton
137th$95.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wheaton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wheaton, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.0495.03516,731.5357,068,640

Browns Valley, MN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour for Browns Valley, which is 25.45% less than the average Minnesota rate of 14.87 cents. Browns Valley has 626 citizens, which is the 455th most populated city in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $110.88, while the Browns Valley average is 14.30% below at $95.03 per month. This ranks the city 137th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Browns Valley averages 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 2,527,297.14 kilograms, which is the 452nd highest total amount of pollution for a city in Minnesota. All of the electricity sold in Browns Valley has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Browns Valley

Browns Valley residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.083/kWh$152.17/mo.$64.73/mo.
107th11.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Browns Valley
137th$95.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Browns Valley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Browns Valley, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.0495.03516,731.5357,068,640

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Dumont, MN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour for Dumont, which is 25.45% less than the average Minnesota rate of 14.87 cents. Dumont has 136 citizens, which is the 756th most populated city in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $110.88, while the Dumont average is 14.30% below at $95.03 per month. This ranks the city 137th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Dumont averages 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 549,061.36 kilograms, which is the 750th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Minnesota. All of the electricity sold in Dumont has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dumont

Dumont residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.083/kWh$152.17/mo.$64.73/mo.
107th11.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dumont
137th$95.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dumont Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dumont, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.0495.03516,731.5357,068,640

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Traverse County, Minnesota Details

Traverse County, Minnesota Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity companies in Traverse County 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 realistic.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Traverse County is about 3.71% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average is 2.87%, meaning Traverse County ranks 683rd best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Traverse County, Minnesota

Providers In Each City in Traverse County:

  • Browns Valley, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Dumont, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Tintah, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Wheaton, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Traverse County, Minnesota by total customer count is Otter Tail Power Company.

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

There are 2 electricity companies operating in Traverse County, Minnesota.

What electricity companies offer service in Traverse County, Minnesota?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Otter Tail Power Company2,160
2Traverse Electric1,069

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-03