Monroe County, Mississippi Electric Profile

Monroe County ranks 22nd out of 82 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents using 569,733.58 megawatt hours.

At an average residential price of 11.10 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Monroe County benefit from a 17.50% discount from the national average price.

No electricity generation takes place in Monroe County.

On average, Monroe County residents are accountable for 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, while the statewide average pollution per person is 6,384.75.

Monroe County is the 22nd most populated county in the state, with 35,252 citizens living within its borders.

The largest electricity company in Monroe County by customer count is Monroe County Electric Power Association.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    569,734 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    225,075,119 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,384.75 kg

Amory, MS Electric Overview

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Amory's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.26% below Mississippi's average price of 11.44 cents and 19.39% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is City of Amory Utilities.

Electricity use in Amory creates 44,259,069.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 56th most of any city in Mississippi. The city also ranks 112th worst in Mississippi in pollution per resident, averaging 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 112,033.17 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Amory

Amory residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.108/kWh$148.90/mo.$133.01/mo.
92nd10.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Amory
220th$133.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Amory Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Amory, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Amory UtilitiesBUNDLED10.50113.7437,1993,905,000
Monroe County Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED11.07145.72154,87517,144,000

Aberdeen, MS Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour for Aberdeen, which is 1.81% less than Mississippi's average price of 11.44 cents. This means the city is 165th out of 362 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. City of Aberdeen Utilities sells 59,615.2 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other providers. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $119.03. This is 1.01% below the nationwide average bill of $120.24.

Aberdeen has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 34,005,165.23 kilograms, which is 66th highest in the state out of 362 cities. The city averages 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 8th highest city in Mississippi in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Aberdeen

Aberdeen residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.112/kWh$136.39/mo.$117.52/mo.
165th11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Aberdeen
57th$119.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Aberdeen Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Aberdeen, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Aberdeen UtilitiesBUNDLED11.24118.5533,2743,740,000
Monroe County Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED11.07145.72154,87517,144,000

Nettleton, MS Electric Overview

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Nettleton's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.31% below Mississippi's average price of 11.44 cents and 21.14% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Tombigbee Electric Power Association.

Nettleton is the 115th worst ranked city in Mississippi out of 362 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 14,640,226.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Nettleton

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.108/kWh$0.106/kWh$145.10/mo.$130.32/mo.
60th10.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Nettleton
189th$130.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for Nettleton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Nettleton, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Tombigbee Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED10.61130.32540,26957,307,000

Monroe County, Mississippi Details

Energy Loss

Monroe County has 6 providers who report energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss for these 6 suppliers is 6.57%. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.27%, resulting in a rank of 2691st best in the nation and a state rank of 79th best out of 3220 and 82 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Monroe County:

  • Aberdeen, Mississippi:
    • Monroe County Electric Power Association: 1.77%
    • City of Aberdeen Utilities: 98.23%
  • Amory, Mississippi:
    • Monroe County Electric Power Association: 60.23%
    • City of Amory Utilities: 39.77%
  • Gattman, Mississippi:
    • Monroe County Electric Power Association: 100.00%
  • Hatley, Mississippi:
    • Monroe County Electric Power Association: 100.00%
  • Nettleton, Mississippi:
    • Tombigbee Electric Power Association: 100.00%
  • Smithville, Mississippi:
    • Monroe County Electric Power Association: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Monroe County, Mississippi by megawatt hours sold is City of Aberdeen Utilities.

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

There are 6 electricity companies serving customers in Monroe County, Mississippi.

What electricity companies offer service in Monroe County, Mississippi?

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-07