Jefferson County, MO: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Jefferson County, Missouri Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jefferson County, Missouri Electricity Overview

Jefferson County generates the 9th highest amount of electricity per capita from natural gas out of 115 counties in Missouri, with the fuel type accounting for 2.85 megawatt hours a year per person.

Jefferson County generates 100.00% of its electricity from non-renewable sources, giving it a ranking of 448th in the nation out of 3230 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable sources.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in Jefferson County totals $141.41. In contrast, the US average bill is $138.02.

Jefferson County has a population of 229,336 citizens.

Jefferson County ranks as the 6th worst pollution level from electricity consumption in the state, emitting 2,301,873,721.46 kilograms of CO2 gases.

2.85 megawatt hours of electricity per person are produced using coal in Jefferson County. This is 158th most out of 3230 counties in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,874,307 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.53 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    657,149 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    657,149 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.87 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,301,873,721 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,037.12 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Arnold

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Arnold Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

11.1¢ per kWh

  • 0.36% higher than last month
  • 3.45% higher than April last year
  • 11.33% lower than the Missouri average
  • 34.35% lower than the US average
  • 164th in the state out of 1,074 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since April last year
  • 2,394th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 353 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 642 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.24¢ per kWh

  • 0.25% higher than last month
  • 5.86% higher than April last year
  • 4.73% lower than the Missouri average
  • 24.08% lower than the US average
  • 290th in the state out of 1,074 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 79 since April last year
  • 5,329th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 39 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,593 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$78.56 per month

  • 11.63% lower than last month
  • 4.82% higher than April last year
  • 18.11% lower than the Missouri average
  • 30.32% lower than the US average
  • 180th in the state out of 1,074 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 39 since April last year
  • 2,825th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,639 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 136 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$122.85 per month

  • 0.25% higher than last month
  • 1.95% higher than April last year
  • 6.38% lower than the Missouri average
  • 9.72% lower than the US average
  • 189th in the state out of 1,074 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since April last year
  • 11,056th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 180 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 875 since April last year

Arnold, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, Arnold's residential electricity rate is 12.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 4.73% below the state's average rate of 12.85 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $122.85 per month. Selling an estimated 16,512.65 megawatt hours, Ameren Missouri is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 176,222,229.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Arnold ranks 37th worst out of 1086 cities in Missouri for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 8,468.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 28th worst in Missouri for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Arnold must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arnold

Arnold residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.077/kWh$212.59/mo.$64.55/mo.
290th12.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arnold
189th$122.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arnold Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arnold, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren MissouriBUNDLED12.38122.9512,887,998.851,595,184,101

Festus, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, Festus' residential electricity rate is 12.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 4.73% below the state's average rate of 12.85 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $122.85 per month. Selling an estimated 3,386 megawatt hours, Ameren Missouri is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 106,785,182.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Festus ranks 69th worst out of 1086 cities in Missouri for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 8,468.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 28th worst in Missouri for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Festus must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Festus

Festus residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.077/kWh$212.59/mo.$64.55/mo.
290th12.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Festus
189th$122.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Festus Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Festus, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren MissouriBUNDLED12.38122.9512,887,998.851,595,184,101

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Murphy CDP, MO Electricity Overview

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On average, Murphy CDP's residential electricity rate is 12.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 4.73% below the state's average rate of 12.85 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $122.85 per month. Selling an estimated 5,708.46 megawatt hours, Ameren Missouri is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 69,792,742.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Murphy CDP ranks 103rd worst out of 1086 cities in Missouri for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 8,468.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 818th worst in Missouri for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Murphy CDP must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Murphy CDP

Murphy CDP residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.077/kWh$212.59/mo.$64.55/mo.
290th12.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Murphy CDP
189th$122.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Murphy CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Murphy CDP, Missouri

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren MissouriBUNDLED12.38122.9512,887,998.851,595,184,101

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Electricity Production in Jefferson County, Missouri

Power Plants in Jefferson County, Missouri

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jefferson County MO Coal 657,149.01803,686,489.281,222.9912/2025

Jefferson County, Missouri Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 123rd worst ranked county in the US, Jefferson County releases 2,301,873,721.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use each year. Averaging 10,037.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 333rd worst for emissions per capita. The county is home to one power plant. Jefferson County's primary fuel source is Coal, with 99.43% of electricity production using this fuel type.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.43%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.57%

Jefferson County, Missouri Net Metering

Out of the 2 companies in Jefferson County, 100.00% of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Jefferson County has an average of 3.61% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Jefferson County having a rank of 633rd best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Jefferson County, Missouri

Providers In Each City in Jefferson County:

  • Arnold, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • Byrnes Mill, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • Cedar Hill Lakes, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
  • Crystal City, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • De Soto, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 97.09%
    • Ameren Missouri: 2.91%
  • Festus, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • Herculaneum, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
  • Hillsboro, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • Kimmswick, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
  • Lake Tekakwitha, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
  • Olympian Village, Missouri:
    • Empire District Electric: 100.00%
  • Parkdale, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 77.61%
    • Empire District Electric: 22.39%
  • Peaceful Village, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 50.00%
    • Empire District Electric: 50.00%
  • Pevely, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 100.00%
  • Scotsdale, 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

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Ameren Missouri is the largest electricity supplier in Jefferson County, Missouri.

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

Jefferson County, Missouri has 2 electricity companies operating in the area.

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

Jefferson County, Missouri is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Jefferson County, Missouri?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Ameren Missouri29,049
2Empire District Electric2,305

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-07