Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Electricity Overview

Sadly, over the previous year, there was a 23.89% rise in the use of non-renewable fuel sources in Cape Girardeau County.

Cape Girardeau County has the 48th highest electricity generation in Missouri out of 115 counties, producing 140 megawatt hours.

During the preceding year, Cape Girardeau County experienced a 9.66% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Cape Girardeau County is the 15th largest county in the state.

Residents of Cape Girardeau County are paying, on average, 11.99% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average, at 12.73 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Cape Girardeau County uses 758087.05% more electricity than it produces each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,061,462 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    140 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    140 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    762,465,130 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,331.36 kg

Cape Girardeau, MO Electricity Overview

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Cape Girardeau's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.17 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the residents, this price is below both the state and US average prices of 11.95 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Cape Girardeau average is 8.60% below at $118.69 per month. Ameren Missouri has an estimated 1,682 residential customers, more than all other vendors in the city.

Emitting 368,747,346.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Cape Girardeau is the 18th worst out of 1086 cities in Missouri for total pollution from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per capita, which amounts to 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Cape Girardeau as the 293rd highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cape Girardeau

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.148/kWh$0.077/kWh$212.59/mo.$64.55/mo.
141st11.17¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cape Girardeau
62nd$118.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cape Girardeau Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren MissouriBUNDLED11.17118.6913,755,0781,537,078,636

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Jackson, MO Electricity Overview

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Jackson's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 13.28 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the state average price of 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The city produces 25.89 megawatt hours from the burning of natural gas as the fuel source, making them the 17th ranked city in the state for total electricity production from natural gas out of 1086 cities. There was a 23.89% rise in usage of fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel types in the city during the last year.

Emitting 144,817,987.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Jackson is the 59th worst out of 1086 cities in Missouri for total pollution from electricity use. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 9,354.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 14th ranked city in Missouri for CO2 pollution released per capita. The city has one power producing plant. Jackson's primary fuel source is Distillate Fuel Oil, with 81.51% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.100/kWh$227.70/mo.$81.83/mo.
897th13.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
368th$129.09Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren MissouriBUNDLED11.17118.6913,755,0781,537,078,636
Citizens Electric CorporationBUNDLED13.96137.62293,87541,016,000
Empire District ElectricBUNDLED14.31156.151,777,628254,429,040
Jackson Light CompanyBUNDLED13.96110.0714061,536.818,589,294.38

Gordonville, MO Electricity Overview

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Gordonville's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.74 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the state average price of 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Gordonville average is 5.82% more at $137.42 per month. Gordonville has the 459th highest population in Missouri, with 625 residents living within its borders.

Emitting 5,828,707.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Gordonville is the 457th worst out of 1086 cities in Missouri for total pollution from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per capita, which amounts to 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Gordonville as the 293rd highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gordonville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.098/kWh$225.69/mo.$80.46/mo.
693rd12.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gordonville
559th$137.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gordonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gordonville, 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

Electricity Production in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

Power Plants in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jackson MO Distillate Fuel Oil 140543,741.983,883.87

Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 454th worst ranked county in the nation, Cape Girardeau County releases 762,465,129.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. More telling of the county's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 9,331.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 16th highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. Electricity producing plants in the county mainly use Distillate Fuel Oil, which makes up 81.51% of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Cape Girardeau County is home to one power producing plant.

DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
81.51%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
18.49%

Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Net Metering

Roughly 83.33% of the electricity providers in Cape Girardeau County offer net metering to their customers. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

There are 5 electricity companies in Cape Girardeau County that report energy loss, including Ameren Missouri, Citizens Electric Corporation, and Empire District Electric. Combined, these 5 electricity providers average an annual energy loss of 3.38% of electricity produced. The nationwide average is 2.76%, meaning Cape Girardeau County ranks 562nd best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Cape Girardeau County:

  • Allenville, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Cape Girardeau, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • Delta, Missouri:
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
  • Dutchtown, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
  • Gordonville, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
  • Jackson, Missouri:
    • Jackson Light Company: 34.21%
    • Citizens Electric Corporation: 2.61%
    • Ameren Missouri: 28.87%
    • Empire District Electric: 34.31%
  • Oak Ridge, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Citizens Electric Corporation: 50.00%
  • Old Appleton, Missouri:
    • Citizens Electric Corporation: 100.00%
  • Pocahontas, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Citizens Electric Corporation: 50.00%
  • Whitewater, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri?

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri?

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

How many electric companies offer service in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri?

Cape Girardeau County, Missouri has 6 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are located in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri?

There is one active electricity plant located in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-10-18