Calhoun County, Mississippi Electric Profile

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Calhoun County has a population of 14,361 citizens.

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Calhoun County’s average residential electricity rate is 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.93% lower than the US average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Calhoun County has the 1874th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 3220 counties in the US, releasing 91,691,358.97 kilograms of CO2 gases.

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No electricity production takes place in Calhoun County.

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Calhoun County ranks 58th out of 82 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population consuming 232,098.72 megawatt hours.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Calhoun County is Pontotoc Electric Power Association.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    232,099 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    91,691,359 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,384.75 kg

Calhoun City, MS Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Calhoun City are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.48% more than the state's average rate of 11.44 cents and 11.96% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. The Mississippi average monthly residential electric bill is $135.83, while the Calhoun City average is 14.40% less at $116.27 per month. This ranks the city 51st in the state for average monthly bill amount. With 36 residential customers, Natchez Trace Electric Power is the largest supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Calhoun City results in 11,888,399.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 136th most of any city in Mississippi. Additionally, the city ranks 112th highest in Mississippi for pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not produce any electricity in the city boundaries, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Calhoun City

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.118/kWh$0.115/kWh$133.16/mo.$116.27/mo.
251st11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Calhoun City
51st$116.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Calhoun City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Calhoun City, Mississippi

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Delta Electric PowerBUNDLED12.31108.25No DataIcon representing missing value.222,23327,366,000
Natchez Trace Electric PowerBUNDLED11.37124.29No DataIcon representing missing value.163,88218,633,000

Bruce, MS Electric Overview

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Bruce's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.41 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.28% less than the average state rate of 11.44 cents and 15.16% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Selling 1,443.15 megawatt hours a year, Pontotoc Electric Power Association is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Bruce averages 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 8th worst in Mississippi out of 362 cities for emissions efficiency. At 6,384.75 kilograms per person and 1,506 citizens in the city, the city emits 9,615,429.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 158th worst rank in Mississippi for total emissions. The electricity sold in Bruce has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bruce

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.114/kWh$152.26/mo.$135.70/mo.
221st11.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bruce
232nd$135.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bruce Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bruce, Mississippi

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Pontotoc Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED11.41135.7No DataIcon representing missing value.225,26325,706,000

Vardaman, MS Electric Overview

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Vardaman averages a residential electricity rate of 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 0.65% below the average Mississippi price of 11.44 cents and 15.47% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. Natchez Trace Electric Power has 20 residential customers, more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Emissions in Vardaman average 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 8th worst polluting city out of 362 cities in Mississippi based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 9,066,341.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 162nd highest for total emissions in Mississippi. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vardaman

Vardaman residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.112/kWh$138.06/mo.$123.83/mo.
197th11.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vardaman
116th$124.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vardaman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vardaman, Mississippi

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Natchez Trace Electric PowerBUNDLED11.37124.29No DataIcon representing missing value.163,88218,633,000

Calhoun County, Mississippi Details

Energy Loss

Calhoun County has 3 providers who report energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss amount for these companies is 7.72%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Mississippi average is 3.27%, resulting in a rank of 2800th best in the nation and a state rank of 82nd best out of 3220 and 82 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Calhoun County:

  • Big Creek, Mississippi:
    • Natchez Trace Electric Power: 50.00%
    • Delta Electric Power: 50.00%
  • Bruce, Mississippi:
    • Pontotoc Electric Power Association: 100.00%
  • Calhoun City, Mississippi:
    • Natchez Trace Electric Power: 50.00%
    • Delta Electric Power: 50.00%
  • Derma, Mississippi:
    • Natchez Trace Electric Power: 50.35%
    • Delta Electric Power: 49.65%
  • Pittsboro, Mississippi:
    • Pontotoc Electric Power Association: 100.00%
  • Slate Springs, Mississippi:
    • Natchez Trace Electric Power: 50.00%
    • Delta Electric Power: 50.00%
  • Vardaman, Mississippi:
    • Natchez Trace Electric Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Calhoun County, Mississippi?

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1Pontotoc Electric Power Association6,876
2Natchez Trace Electric Power5,239
3Delta Electric Power988

How many electric companies offer service in Calhoun County, Mississippi?

Calhoun County, Mississippi is home to 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Calhoun County, Mississippi?

The largest electricity company in Calhoun County, Mississippi by total customer count is Pontotoc Electric Power Association.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16