Butler County, Missouri Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Butler County, Missouri Electricity Overview

At an average residential rate of 12.16 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, residents of Butler County benefit from a 15.90% discount from the national average price.

Butler County released 393,698,661.36 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes it the 747th worst polluting county out of 3221 counties in the country.

Roughly 100.00% of Butler County's electricity is produced using non-renewable sources, making it the 27th highest county out of 115 counties in Missouri for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel sources.

With total generation of 2,317 megawatt hours, Butler County is ranked 43rd highest producer of electricity out of 115 counties in the state for total generation.

While a majority of counties attempt to decrease non-renewable fuel types, Butler County's burning of non-renewable fuel types in their power plants has increased by 271.31% during the past 12 months.

Butler County generates 0.42% of their required electricity and must bring in the additional 99.58% from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    547,294 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,317 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,317 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.05 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    393,698,661 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,344.85 kg

Poplar Bluff, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, Poplar Bluff's residential electricity rate is 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.82% less than the average state price of 11.95 cents and 21.36% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The Missouri average monthly residential electric bill is $129.52, while the Poplar Bluff average is 2.67% more at $132.98 per month. This ranks the city 435th in the state for average monthly bill amount. With an estimated 3,301 total residential customers, Municipal Utilities Poplar Bluff Missouri is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Electricity use in Poplar Bluff creates 152,110,396.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 54th highest amount of any city in Missouri. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 9,375.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 12th ranked city in Missouri for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. In Poplar Bluff, Distillate Fuel Oil makes up 50.03% of the fuel types utilized for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Poplar Bluff

Poplar Bluff residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.100/kWh$228.34/mo.$82.26/mo.
303rd11.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Poplar Bluff
435th$132.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Poplar Bluff Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Poplar Bluff, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren MissouriBUNDLED11.17118.6913,755,0781,537,078,636
Empire District ElectricBUNDLED14.31156.151,777,628254,429,040
Municipal Utilities Poplar Bluff MissouriBUNDLED9.58120.032,317117,80011,280,500
Ozark Border Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.38134.13509,26952,870,000

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Qulin, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, Qulin's residential electricity rate is 12.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.35% more than the average state price of 11.95 cents and 14.62% less than the national average of 14.46 cents. Qulin has 460 residents, resulting in it being the 519th largest city by population in Missouri. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Qulin average is 11.77% more at $145.14 per month.

Electricity use in Qulin creates 4,289,928.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 518th highest amount of any city in Missouri. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Qulin as the 23rd highest polluting city in Missouri. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 5,975.68 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Qulin

Qulin residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.165/kWh$0.118/kWh$248.96/mo.$96.36/mo.
545th12.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Qulin
835th$145.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Qulin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Qulin, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Empire District ElectricBUNDLED14.31156.151,777,628254,429,040
Ozark Border Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.38134.13509,26952,870,000

Ellsinore, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, Ellsinore's residential electricity rate is 10.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.11% less than the average state price of 11.95 cents and 28.21% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Ellsinore has 416 residents, resulting in it being the 541st largest city by population in Missouri. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Ellsinore average is 3.29% more at $134.13 per month.

Electricity use in Ellsinore creates 3,879,587.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 539th highest amount of any city in Missouri. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Ellsinore as the 293rd highest polluting city in Missouri. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 5,404.09 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ellsinore

Ellsinore residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.097/kWh$140.95/mo.$130.16/mo.
61st10.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ellsinore
467th$134.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ellsinore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ellsinore, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ozark Border Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.38134.13509,26952,870,000

Electricity Production in Butler County, Missouri

Power Plants in Butler County, Missouri

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Poplar Bluff MO Distillate Fuel Oil 2,3172,460,522.391,061.94

Butler County, Missouri Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 393,698,661.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted each year in Butler County from electricity use. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 9,344.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 14th highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. Over 50.03% of electricity in Butler County comes from production using Distillate Fuel Oil. Butler County has one electricity generation plant.

DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
50.03%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
49.97%

Butler County, Missouri Net Metering

Out of the 4 providers in Butler County, 4 of them offer net metering to their customers. Residents of Missouri have above average net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Butler County that report energy loss, including Ameren Missouri, Ozark Border Electric Cooperative, and Municipal Utilities Poplar Bluff Missouri. Together, these 4 companies average a yearly energy loss of 3.27% of electricity generated. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 2.87%, resulting in a rank of 515th best in the country and a state rank of 49th best out of 3221 and 115 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Butler County:

  • Ellsinore, Missouri:
    • Ozark Border Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Fisk, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • Ozark Border Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Neelyville, Missouri:
    • Ozark Border Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
  • Poplar Bluff, Missouri:
    • Ozark Border Electric Cooperative: 26.35%
    • Empire District Electric: 26.35%
    • Municipal Utilities Poplar Bluff Missouri: 26.31%
    • Ameren Missouri: 20.98%
  • Qulin, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Ozark Border Electric Cooperative: 50.00%

* 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 Butler County, Missouri?

The largest electricity company in Butler County, Missouri by total customer count is Ameren Missouri.

How many power plants are located within Butler County, Missouri?

There is one electricity plant located in Butler County, Missouri

What electricity companies offer service in Butler County, Missouri?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Ameren Missouri12,653
2Ozark Border Electric Cooperative10,196
3Municipal Utilities Poplar Bluff Missouri3,307
4Empire District Electric3,100

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

Butler County, Missouri is home to 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-18