Hinds County, Mississippi Electric Profile

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Hinds County, Mississippi Overview

Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity provider in Hinds County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

The county is the 343rd largest generator of electricity of all 3221 counties in the US, producing 3,488,639 megawatt hours.

Non-renewable sources are used in the production of 100.00% of the megawatt hours produced in Hinds County, ranking it 307th in the US out of 3221 counties for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel types.

The burning of natural gas in Hinds County yields a total of 3,488,639 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 164th in the country out of 3221 counties.

In the preceding year, Hinds County saw a 0.67% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

Hinds County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 24.15% lower than the US average price, at 10.44 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.76 cents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,712,878  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.3  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,488,639  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,488,639  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    15.32  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,398,497,265  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,140.71  kg

Jackson, MS Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Jackson is roughly 10.39 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 11.46% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents, resulting in the city ranking 9th lowest for average electricity price out of 429 cities in the state. Entergy Mississippi sells an estimated 214,563.34 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other provider. Jackson consumers consume 28.17% less megawatt hours than is produced in the city.

Electricity use in Jackson creates 942,778,078.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the highest of any city in Mississippi. Additionally, the city ranks 426th highest in the state for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city is home to 2 power producing plants, which is the highest number of power plants within a city in Mississippi out of the state's 429 cities. Jackson's primary fuel source is Natural Gas, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh $164.06/mo.$88.89/mo.
9th 10.39¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
83rd $125.66 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, Mississippi

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy Mississippi BUNDLED 10.39 125.66 3,488,639 5,568,050 578,258,495

Zips with electric coverage in Jackson, Mississippi include: 39208, 39212, 39209, 39056, 39157, 39211, 39206, 39213, 39204, 39272, 39232 and 7 other zip code(s).

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Clinton, MS Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Clinton is roughly 10.39 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 11.46% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents, resulting in the city ranking 9th lowest for average electricity price out of 429 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 79,463.65 megawatt hours a year, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Clinton creates 175,554,576.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 11th highest of any city in Mississippi. This total also equates to a ranking of 11th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Clinton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh $164.06/mo.$88.89/mo.
9th 10.39¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Clinton
83rd $125.66 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Clinton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Clinton, Mississippi

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy Mississippi BUNDLED 10.39 125.66 5,568,050 578,258,495

Zips with electric coverage in Clinton, Mississippi include: 39209, 39056, 39213, 39154, 39041

Byram, MS Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Byram is roughly 10.39 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 11.46% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents, resulting in the city ranking 9th lowest for average electricity price out of 429 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 35,064.46 megawatt hours a year, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Byram creates 79,130,756.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 32nd highest of any city in Mississippi. This total also equates to a ranking of 11th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Byram

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh $164.06/mo.$88.89/mo.
9th 10.39¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Byram
83rd $125.66 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Byram Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Byram, Mississippi

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy Mississippi BUNDLED 10.39 125.66 5,568,050 578,258,495

Zips with electric coverage in Byram, Mississippi include: 39212, 39272, 39170

Energy Production in Hinds County, Mississippi

Power Plants in Hinds County, Mississippi

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Hinds Energy FacilityEntergy Mississippi (100.00%)
Jackson MS Natural Gas 3,488,639 1,312,566,178.7 376.24

Hinds County, Mississippi Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 1,398,497,264.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Hinds County due to electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 1014th worst in the United States for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county is home to one electricity producing plant. Hinds County's main fuel type used for electricity production is Natural Gas. They produce 3,488,639 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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Hinds County, Mississippi Net Metering

Of the 2 electricity providers in Hinds County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state of Mississippi has restricted state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Hinds County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 5.07% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Hinds County a rank of 47th best in Mississippi out of 82.

Power Companies in Hinds County, Mississippi

Providers In Each City in Hinds County:

  • Bolton, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Byram, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Clinton, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Edwards, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Jackson, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Learned, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Raymond, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Terry, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Utica, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 89.31%
    • Southwest Mississippi Electric Power Association: 10.69%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Hinds County, Mississippi?

By total revenue, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity provider in Hinds County, Mississippi.

What electricity companies offer service in Hinds County, Mississippi?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Entergy Mississippi 58,117
2 Southwest Mississippi Electric Power Association 173

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

Hinds County, Mississippi has 2 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

How many power plants are located in Hinds County, Mississippi?

Hinds County, Mississippi has one electricity plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-04-22