Electric Rates & Providers in Jefferson County, MS

Jefferson County, Mississippi Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jefferson County, Mississippi Electricity Overview

Throughout the last 12 months, Jefferson County had a 1.99% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Citizens of Jefferson County use enough electricity to release 6,474.05 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per capita, which is the 814th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in the US.

The largest supplier in Jefferson County by megawatt hours sold is Southwest Mississippi Electric Power Association.

Releasing 47,169,964.66 kilograms of CO2 gases, Jefferson County has the 2351st highest pollution level from electricity use out of 3230 counties in the country.

Jefferson County ranks 79th out of 82 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents using 124,259.28 megawatt hours.

No electricity production takes place in Jefferson County, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    124,259 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.05 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    47,169,965 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,474.05 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Fayette

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Fayette Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

14.07¢ per kWh

  • 7.7% higher than last month
  • 2.42% lower than March last year
  • 1.17% lower than the Mississippi average
  • 15.83% lower than the US average
  • 155th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 124 since March last year
  • 11,610th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,710 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,323 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.74¢ per kWh

  • 0.21% lower than last month
  • 10.75% higher than March last year
  • 3.03% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 14.49% lower than the US average
  • 265th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 143 since March last year
  • 11,288th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 737 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,903 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$117.95 per month

  • 27.79% lower than last month
  • 5.87% lower than March last year
  • 4.07% lower than the Mississippi average
  • 2.16% lower than the US average
  • 161st in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 166 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 29 since March last year
  • 16,419th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 9,332 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 361 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$164.24 per month

  • 0.37% lower than last month
  • 13.27% higher than March last year
  • 4.13% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 20.88% higher than the US average
  • 329th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 174 since March last year
  • 26,874th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 238 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,905 since March last year

Fayette, MS Electricity Overview

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On average, Fayette's citizens purchase residential electricity for 13.74 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 3.03% above Mississippi's average price of 13.34 cents, ranking the city at 265th out of 429 cities in Mississippi for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 2,304.14 megawatt hours, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $164.24 per month, while the nationwide average is $137.93. Consumers in the city pay 19.08% more compared to the rest of the country.

In Fayette, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 10,377,910.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 162nd largest amount in Mississippi out of 429 cities. More importantly, the city averages 6,474.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fayette

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.086/kWh$233.92/mo.$88.89/mo.
265th13.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fayette
329th$164.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fayette Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fayette, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED13.55164.265,590,094.62757,655,255

Jefferson County, Mississippi Details

Jefferson County, Mississippi Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electric providers in Jefferson County offer net metering to their customers. The state has highly restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Jefferson County is about 5.34% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Jefferson County is ranked as the 2090th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Jefferson County, Mississippi

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Jefferson County, Mississippi?

By total revenue, Southwest Mississippi Electric Power Association is the largest electricity company in Jefferson County, Mississippi.

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Jefferson County, Mississippi.

What electricity companies offer service in Jefferson County, Mississippi?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Southwest Mississippi Electric Power Association4,561
2Entergy Mississippi515

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-23