Electric Rates & Providers in Jackson County, MS

Jackson County, Mississippi Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jackson County, Mississippi Electricity Overview

Jackson County experienced a 9.12% increase in CO2 emissions per capita during the past 12 months.

Almost 1,581,701.15 megawatt hours of electricity in Jackson County are created per year using natural gas. This is 10.91 megawatt hours per citizen in the county a year.

Jackson County has the 96th highest total electricity production out of 3230 counties in the US, producing 10,168,262.92 megawatt hours.

Jackson County generates 311.48% more megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the leftover amount.

The 10,168,262.92 megawatt hours of electricity created by non-renewable fuel types ranks Jackson County at 90th out of 3230 counties in the US in non-renewable power generation.

Jackson County has seen a decrease of 12.68% in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity generation during the last 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,471,173 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.05 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,168,263 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    10,168,263 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    70.14 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,378,208,065 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,506.52 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Pascagoula

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Pascagoula Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

15.71¢ per kWh

  • 0.43% higher than last month
  • 4.17% higher than April last year
  • 7.3% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 7.12% lower than the US average
  • 347th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 27 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 9 since April last year
  • 17,867th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 342 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 464 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.99¢ per kWh

  • 0.38% higher than last month
  • 0.26% higher than April last year
  • 4.61% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 13.25% lower than the US average
  • 330th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 13 since April last year
  • 12,916th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 112 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 652 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$124.35 per month

  • 1.69% lower than last month
  • 5.6% higher than April last year
  • 5.61% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 10.29% higher than the US average
  • 329th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 62 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 255 since April last year
  • 24,798th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,527 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,092 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$159.68 per month

  • 0.35% higher than last month
  • 4.5% higher than April last year
  • 1.42% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 17.34% higher than the US average
  • 125th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 136 since April last year
  • 26,163rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 133 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,121 since April last year

Pascagoula, MS Electricity Overview

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Pascagoula's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.61% higher than the average Mississippi rate of 13.37 cents and 13.25% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $159.68 per month. Customers in Pascagoula deal with 1 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 133.1 minutes.

Emissions in Pascagoula average 6,426.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 350th highest polluting city out of 429 cities in Mississippi based on emissions per capita. At 6,426.75 kilograms per person and 22,001 people in the city, the city emits 141,394,901.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 19th worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Pascagoula must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pascagoula

Pascagoula residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.103/kWh$231.46/mo.$103.76/mo.
330th13.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pascagoula
125th$159.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pascagoula Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pascagoula, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mississippi PowerBUNDLED14.18160.532,133,301.92302,468,603
Singing River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.89157.651,052,146.3135,632,623

Zips with electric coverage in Pascagoula, Mississippi include: 39562, 39563, 39581, 39567

Gautier, MS Electricity Overview

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Gautier's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.64% lower than the average Mississippi rate of 13.37 cents and 18.43% less than the national average of 16.12 cents. Singing River Electric Cooperative has an estimated 1,204 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

Emissions in Gautier average 6,426.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 96th highest polluting city out of 429 cities in Mississippi based on emissions per capita. At 6,426.75 kilograms per person and 18,932 people in the city, the city emits 121,671,209.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 21st worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Gautier must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gautier

Gautier residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.103/kWh$211.88/mo.$87.51/mo.
62nd13.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gautier
110th$157.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gautier Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gautier, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Singing River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.89157.651,052,146.3135,632,623

Zips with electric coverage in Gautier, Mississippi include: 39564, 39565, 39553

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Ocean Springs, MS Electricity Overview

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Ocean Springs' citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.39% higher than the average Mississippi rate of 13.37 cents and 14.26% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $159.29 per month. Customers in Ocean Springs deal with 1 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 133.1 minutes.

Emissions in Ocean Springs average 6,426.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 96th highest polluting city out of 429 cities in Mississippi based on emissions per capita. At 6,426.75 kilograms per person and 18,275 people in the city, the city emits 117,448,835.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 22nd worst rank in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation happening within the city limits, electricity suppliers who service Ocean Springs must source all of the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.104/kWh$227.62/mo.$100.58/mo.
281st13.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ocean Springs
122nd$159.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ocean Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ocean Springs, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mississippi PowerBUNDLED14.18160.532,133,301.92302,468,603
Singing River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.89157.651,052,146.3135,632,623

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Electricity Production in Jackson County, Mississippi

Power Plants in Jackson County, Mississippi

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jackson County MS Natural Gas 9,133,898.945,040,379,397.9551.83
Jackson County MS Natural Gas 1,034,364630,604,728.88609.65

Jackson County, Mississippi Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Jackson County averages 9,506.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity use of 1,378,208,064.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The primary fuel used in Jackson County is Natural Gas, making up 84.40% of the fuel used in the county for electricity generation. Adding Natural Gas totals to Coal (15.56%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.05%), these three fuel sources make up 100.00% of the county's electricity generation. Jackson County has 2 electricity plants, which is 331st highest in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
84.40%
COAL
Coal
Coal
15.56%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.05%

Jackson County, Mississippi Net Metering

Out of the 3 companies in Jackson County, 2 of them offer net metering to their customers. Mississippi has highly restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Jackson County is 4.38%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Singing River Electric Cooperative, Mississippi Power, and Pearl River Valley EPA. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Jackson County receiving a rank of 1191st best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Jackson County:

  • Gautier, Mississippi:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Lucedale, Mississippi:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 48.87%
    • Mississippi Power: 51.13%
  • Moss Point, Mississippi:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 27.66%
    • Mississippi Power: 72.34%
  • Ocean Springs, Mississippi:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 43.44%
    • Mississippi Power: 56.56%
  • Pascagoula, Mississippi:
    • Mississippi Power: 70.35%
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 29.65%

* 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 Jackson County, Mississippi?

The largest electricity company in Jackson County, Mississippi by megawatt hours sold is Mississippi Power.

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

Jackson County, Mississippi is home to 2 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Jackson County, Mississippi?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Singing River Electric Cooperative24,420
2Mississippi Power17,296
3Pearl River Valley EPA276

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

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

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-07