Benton County, Missouri Electricity Rates & Statistics

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

Can You Save With Solar?

Go Solar for as low as $0 down and $79/mo and reduce or replace your electric bill

Benton County, Missouri Electricity Overview

Benton County is the 106th highest polluting county in Missouri based on emissions per capita. The county emits 927.73 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Benton County is home to 19,394 citizens and its power plants produce 226,877 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a production per capita average of 11.7 megawatt hours per capita.

With a population of 19,394 citizens, Benton County is the 56th largest county by population in the state.

Benton County released 17,992,463.64 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 2605th worst polluting county in the country.

Benton County generates 100.00% of their electricity from hydroelectric power, roughly 226,877 megawatt hours each year.

Benton County ranks 56th out of 115 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents using 251,939.68 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    251,940 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    226,877 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    226,877 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    11.7 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    17,992,464 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    927.73 kg

Warsaw, MO Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

On average, Warsaw's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 2.54% below Missouri's average price of 11.95 cents, ranking the city at 346th out of 1086 cities in Missouri for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 2,857.96 megawatt hours, Evergy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $115.89 per month, while the state average is $129.52.

In Warsaw, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 20,600,983.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 242nd largest amount in Missouri out of 1086 cities. More importantly, the city averages 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Warsaw

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.086/kWh$203.97/mo.$76.36/mo.
346th11.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Warsaw
19th$115.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Warsaw Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Warsaw, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
CoMo ElectricBUNDLED12.21127.72372,28745,438,000
EvergyBUNDLED12.30116.866,454,110793,628,375
Southwest Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.99114.78494,28854,300,000

Go Solar for as low as $79/mo

Lincoln, MO Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

On average, Lincoln's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.56 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 3.23% below Missouri's average price of 11.95 cents, ranking the city at 334th out of 1086 cities in Missouri for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 1,025.18 megawatt hours, Evergy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $132.27 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86. Consumers in the city pay 1.86% more compared to the rest of the country.

In Lincoln, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 10,668,866.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 338th largest amount in Missouri out of 1086 cities. More importantly, the city averages 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lincoln

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.086/kWh$203.97/mo.$76.36/mo.
334th11.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lincoln
409th$132.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lincoln Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lincoln, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Missouri Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.53149.76182,51119,222,000
CoMo ElectricBUNDLED12.21127.72372,28745,438,000
EvergyBUNDLED12.30116.866,454,110793,628,375

Cole Camp, MO Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

On average, Cole Camp's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.60 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 2.94% below Missouri's average price of 11.95 cents, ranking the city at 339th out of 1086 cities in Missouri for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 1,360.17 megawatt hours, Evergy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $132.03 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86. Consumers in the city pay 1.67% more compared to the rest of the country.

In Cole Camp, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 10,295,828.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 343rd largest amount in Missouri out of 1086 cities. More importantly, the city averages 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cole Camp

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.086/kWh$203.97/mo.$76.36/mo.
339th11.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cole Camp
404th$132.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cole Camp Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cole Camp, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Missouri Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.53149.76182,51119,222,000
CoMo ElectricBUNDLED12.21127.72372,28745,438,000
EvergyBUNDLED12.30116.866,454,110793,628,375

Electricity Production in Benton County, Missouri

Power Plants in Benton County, Missouri

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Benton County MO Conventional Hydroelectric 226,877

Benton County, Missouri Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Benton County has one power plant. Releasing 17,992,463.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county is the 2605th highest in the country for total emissions from electricity use. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the county, which amounts to 927.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks the county as the 2767th highest polluting county in the United States. Benton County's power plants mainly use Conventional Hydroelectric, which accounts for 100.00% (or 226,877 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Benton County, Missouri Net Metering

Out of the 6 providers in Benton County, 6 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 5 companies in Benton County that report energy loss. Combined, these 5 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.47% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 2.87%, resulting in a rank of 624th best in the nation and a state rank of 63rd best out of 3221 and 115 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Benton County:

  • Cole Camp, Missouri:
    • Evergy: 38.52%
    • Central Missouri Electric Cooperative: 38.52%
    • CoMo Electric: 22.95%
  • Ionia, Missouri:
    • Central Missouri Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Evergy: 50.00%
  • Lincoln, Missouri:
    • Evergy: 40.71%
    • Central Missouri Electric Cooperative: 40.71%
    • CoMo Electric: 18.57%
  • Warsaw, Missouri:
    • CoMo Electric: 0.59%
    • Evergy: 49.70%
    • Southwest Electric Cooperative: 49.70%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Benton County, Missouri?

Benton County, Missouri has 6 electricity companies offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Benton County, Missouri?

By total megawatt hours sold, Evergy is the largest electricity provider in Benton County, Missouri.

What electricity companies offer service in Benton County, Missouri?

How many power plants are within Benton County, Missouri?

There is one power plant located in Benton County, Missouri

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27