Howell County, Missouri Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Howell County, Missouri Electricity Overview

Howell County produces 100.00% of its electricity from non-renewable fuel types, giving it a ranking of 26th out of 115 counties in Missouri for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

When calculating by total customers, Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in Howell County.

Residents of Howell County are paying, on average, 21.22% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 11.39 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Howell County is the 28th most populated county in the state, with 39,750 citizens .

Howell County is ranked as the 42nd highest generator of electricity of all 115 counties in Missouri for electricity production, generating 2,466 megawatt hours.

Citizens of Howell County consume enough electricity to release 9,370.83 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, which is the 423rd highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    516,376 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,466 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,466 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    372,490,475 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,370.83 kg

West Plains, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call West Plains home are billed a residential electricity price of 10.83 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.33% lower than the average state rate of 11.95 cents. West Plains City Utilities has an estimated 6,399 residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The city is ranked 27th in the state in total electricity produced from electrical power plants within its borders, with 2,466 megawatt hours generated.

West Plains is the 73rd highest ranked city in the state out of 1086 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 115,411,837.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. The city also ranks 8th highest in Missouri in pollution per citizen, averaging 9,472.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two rankings. The city has one electricity plant. In West Plains, Distillate Fuel Oil makes up 100.00% of the fuel used in electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in West Plains

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.103/kWh$117.93/mo.$103.91/mo.
93rd10.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of West Plains
9th$112.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for West Plains Residents

Electric Companies With Service in West Plains, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Howell-Oregon Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.41126.66295,32333,699,900
West Plains City UtilitiesBUNDLED10.2597.832,46658,973.456,045,924.84

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Mountain View, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Mountain View home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.41 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.49% lower than the average state rate of 11.95 cents. Selling an estimated 547.18 megawatt hours per year, Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $126.66 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Customers in Mountain View have a 2.22% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

Mountain View is the 227th highest ranked city in the state out of 1086 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 23,622,585.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 293rd worst in the state in this category. All of the 32,905.19 megawatt hours of electricity used in Mountain View must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mountain View

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.103/kWh$129.83/mo.$109.01/mo.
306th11.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mountain View
337th$126.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mountain View Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mountain View, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Howell-Oregon Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.41126.66295,32333,699,900

Willow Springs, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Willow Springs home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.33% lower than the average state rate of 11.95 cents. Selling an estimated 28,579.58 megawatt hours per year, Willow Springs, Missouri Electric Utility is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $110.44 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Customers in Willow Springs have a 14.73% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

Willow Springs is the 244th highest ranked city in the state out of 1086 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 20,181,316.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 9,325.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 293rd worst in the state in this category. All of the 28,111.66 megawatt hours of electricity used in Willow Springs must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Willow Springs

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.103/kWh$129.76/mo.$109.01/mo.
133rd11.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Willow Springs
6th$110.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Willow Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Willow Springs, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Howell-Oregon Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.41126.66295,32333,699,900
Willow Springs, Missouri Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.6891.628,814.07941,133.33

Electricity Production in Howell County, Missouri

Power Plants in Howell County, Missouri

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
City of West Plains Power StationWest Plains City Utilities (100.00%)
West Plains MO Distillate Fuel Oil 2,4663,555,020.921,441.61

Howell County, Missouri Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Howell County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 372,490,475.16 kilograms, which is the 787th largest amount of any county in the country. This total equates to 9,370.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the county ranks 423rd highest in the country for emissions per capita from electricity use. The county is home to one power plant. When it comes to electricity production, Howell County's primary fuel is Distillate Fuel Oil, making up 100.00%, or 2,466 megawatt hours of production in the county.

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Howell County, Missouri Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Howell County, 100.00% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

In Howell County one company reports energy loss, Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative. They average an annual energy loss of 5.63%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 2.87%, resulting in a rank of 2320th best in the United States and a state rank of 114th best out of 3221 and 115 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Howell County:

  • Brandsville, Missouri:
    • Mountain View, Missouri Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Mountain View, Missouri:
    • Mountain View, Missouri Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • West Plains, Missouri:
    • Mountain View, Missouri Electric Utility: 33.38%
    • West Plains City Utilities: 33.24%
    • Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative: 33.38%
  • Willow Springs, Missouri:
    • Willow Springs, Missouri Electric Utility: 30.11%
    • Mountain View, Missouri Electric Utility: 34.94%
    • Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative: 34.94%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Howell County, Missouri?

By total revenue, West Plains City Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in Howell County, Missouri.

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Howell County, Missouri.

How many power plants are in Howell County, Missouri?

There is one electricity plant in Howell County, Missouri

Which electricity companies offer service in Howell County, Missouri?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative8,365
2West Plains City Utilities6,409
3Willow Springs, Missouri Electric Utility1,129

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-18