Scott County, Missouri Electric Profile

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Scott County, Missouri Overview

Scott County residents are faced with an average residential monthly electricity expense of $132.4, which is 8.36% higher than the nationwide average bill of $122.19.

Scott County is home to 38,059 citizens and its power plants produce 1,713,026.99 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 45.01 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Scott County generates about 44.97 megawatt hours of electricity with natural gas per person living in the county. This is the 99th highest average out of 3221 counties in the United States.

With 1,711,635.88 megawatt hours produced using coal, Scott County ranks 132nd in the nation out of 3221 counties in coal power electricity generation.

Scott County emits 12,943.41 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,474.87.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Scott County saw a 6.06% rise within the most recent 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    485,193  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.75  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,713,027  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,713,027  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    45.01  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    492,613,060  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,943.41  kg

Sikeston, MO Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 10.83 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Sikeston, resulting in the city ranking 237th out of 1086 cities in Missouri. There has been a 4.49% rise in usage of non-renewable fuels in the city in the last year. The city generates approximately 105.15 megawatt hours per resident a year from its electrical generating plants, which makes it the 4th highest generator out of 1086 cities in the state.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Sikeston averages 12,943.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 210,861,014.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 35th worst in Missouri for total pollution. The city is home to one power producing plant. Sikeston's power plants most often use Coal, which accounts for 99.92% of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sikeston

Sikeston residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.150/kWh$0.098/kWh $206.47/mo.$80.46/mo.
237th 10.83¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sikeston
463rd $129.1 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sikeston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sikeston, Missouri

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren Missouri BUNDLED 10.79 111.62 13,386,370 1,444,677,993
Empire District Electric BUNDLED 13.36 141.9 1,716,792 229,344,347
SEMO Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.87 143.95 168,869 18,357,700
Sikeston Electric BUNDLED 8.15 118.35 1,713,026.99 123,327 10,055,000

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Scott City, MO Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Scott City, which is 4.17% more than Missouri's average rate of 11.49 cents and 13.01% less than the US average of 13.76 cents. With an estimated 283 total residential customers, Ameren Missouri is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $128.28 per month, while the nationwide average is $122.19. Customers in Scott City pay a 4.98% markup compared to the rest of the US.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Scott City averages 9,888.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 42,975,824.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 165th worst in Missouri for total pollution. The electricity used in Scott City has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Scott City

Scott City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.150/kWh$0.098/kWh $206.47/mo.$80.46/mo.
481st 11.97¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Scott City
426th $128.28 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Scott City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Scott City, Missouri

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren Missouri BUNDLED 10.79 111.62 13,386,370 1,444,677,993
Empire District Electric BUNDLED 13.36 141.9 1,716,792 229,344,347
SEMO Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.87 143.95 168,869 18,357,700

Chaffee, MO Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.67 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Chaffee, which is 1.60% more than Missouri's average rate of 11.49 cents and 15.15% less than the US average of 13.76 cents. With an estimated 106 total residential customers, Ameren Missouri is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $132.49 per month, while the nationwide average is $122.19. Customers in Chaffee pay a 8.43% markup compared to the rest of the US.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Chaffee averages 9,888.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 30,229,428.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 194th worst in Missouri for total pollution. The electricity used in Chaffee has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chaffee

Chaffee residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.150/kWh$0.098/kWh $206.47/mo.$80.46/mo.
377th 11.67¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chaffee
565th $132.49 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chaffee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chaffee, Missouri

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ameren Missouri BUNDLED 10.79 111.62 13,386,370 1,444,677,993
Empire District Electric BUNDLED 13.36 141.9 1,716,792 229,344,347
SEMO Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.87 143.95 168,869 18,357,700

Energy Production in Scott County, Missouri

Power Plants in Scott County, Missouri

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Sikeston Power StationSikeston Electric (100.00%)
Sikeston MO Coal 1,713,026.99 1,739,223,719.77 1,015.29

Scott County, Missouri Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Scott County averages 12,943.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 280th worst in the United States out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. A total of 492,613,059.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. Coal is the primary fuel in Scott County, with 99.92% of electricity production coming from the fuel type. Scott County is home to one power plant.

COAL
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Coal
99.92%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.08%

Scott County, Missouri Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Scott County providing electricity. Of those 4, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Missouri has above average laws for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar.

Energy Loss

The county has 4 electricity providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 3.32%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Scott County is ranked as the 605th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Scott County:

  • Benton, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Blodgett, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Chaffee, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Commerce, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 7.34%
    • Empire District Electric: 46.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 46.33%
  • Coney Island, Missouri:
    • Carroll Electric: 4.99%
    • Empire District Electric: 47.51%
    • White River Valley Electric Cooperative: 47.51%
  • Diehlstadt, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Haywood City, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Kelso, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Lambert, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Miner, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.03%
    • Sikeston Electric: 0.91%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.03%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.03%
  • Morley, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Oran, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Scott City, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 45.59%
    • Empire District Electric: 45.59%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 8.83%
  • Sikeston, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 25.33%
    • Sikeston Electric: 24.00%
    • Empire District Electric: 25.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 25.33%
  • Vanduser, Missouri:
    • Ameren Missouri: 33.33%
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • SEMO Electric Cooperative: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

Scott County, Missouri has 4 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located in Scott County, Missouri?

There is one active electricity plant in Scott County, Missouri

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Scott County, Missouri?

The largest electricity supplier in Scott County, Missouri by megawatt hours sold is Ameren Missouri.

Which electricity companies offer service in Scott County, Missouri?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Ameren Missouri 23,914
2 Sikeston Electric 7,011
3 SEMO Electric Cooperative 3,626
4 Empire District Electric 1,884

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-23