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Yazoo County, Mississippi Electricity Overview

The burning of natural gas in Yazoo County yields a total of 161,688 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 350th in the United States out of 3230 counties.

Emitting 168,190,073.81 kilograms of CO2 gases, Yazoo County has the 1346th worst pollution level due to electricity use of any county in the US.

Yazoo County's 7.74% increase in the use of non-renewable fuels for electric production over the last 12 months is an unfortunate circumstance.

Yazoo County experienced a 1.28% drop in CO2 emissions per capita over the past 12 months.

At an average residential rate of 16.10 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Yazoo County pay a 0.20% markup from the US average rate.

Yazoo County generates 33.95% of their required electricity and must purchase the additional 66.05% from neighboring counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    476,231 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.05 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    161,688 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    161,688 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.79 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    168,190,074 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,023.14 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Yazoo City

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Yazoo City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

14.74¢ per kWh

  • 7.97% higher than last month
  • 1.46% higher than March last year
  • 3.53% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 11.82% lower than the US average
  • 308th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 20 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 22 since March last year
  • 15,234th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,007 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,223 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.95¢ per kWh

  • 0.13% higher than last month
  • 2.85% higher than March last year
  • 4.57% higher than the Mississippi average
  • 13.2% lower than the US average
  • 338th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 7 since March last year
  • 12,871st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 245 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 373 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$108.1 per month

  • 20.65% lower than last month
  • 4.36% lower than March last year
  • 12.09% lower than the Mississippi average
  • 10.34% lower than the US average
  • 15th in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since March last year
  • 12,077th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 7,235 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,231 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$140.14 per month

  • 0.29% lower than last month
  • 4.24% higher than March last year
  • 11.15% lower than the Mississippi average
  • 3.14% higher than the US average
  • 21st in the state out of 428 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since March last year
  • 17,821st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 36 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,439 since March last year

Yazoo City, MS Electricity Overview

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Yazoo City's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 13.95 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 4.57% higher than Mississippi's average price of 13.34 cents, which ranks the city 338th best for average electricity price out of 429 cities in Mississippi. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Commission of Yazoo City.

Yazoo City is the 39th highest ranked city in the state out of 429 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 70,483,036.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 6,474.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 34th worst in Mississippi for emissions per capita. In Yazoo City, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Yazoo City

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.147/kWh$0.098/kWh$196.84/mo.$85.40/mo.
338th13.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Yazoo City
21st$140.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Yazoo City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Yazoo City, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED13.55164.265,590,094.62757,655,255
Public Service Commission of Yazoo CityBUNDLED13.39131.1157,366.267,680,672.3
Yazoo Valley Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED16.28175.41122,644.8419,961,520.78

Pickens, MS Electricity Overview

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Pickens' inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 13.66 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 2.41% higher than Mississippi's average price of 13.34 cents, which ranks the city 142nd best for average electricity price out of 429 cities in Mississippi. Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $173.91 per month, while the Mississippi average is $158.44. Consumers in the city pay 9.77% more compared to other citizens in the state.

Pickens is the 181st highest ranked city in the state out of 429 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 8,293,264.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 6,474.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 3rd worst in Mississippi for emissions per capita. In Pickens, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pickens

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.095/kWh$245.73/mo.$104.04/mo.
142nd13.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pickens
409th$173.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pickens Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pickens, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED13.55164.265,590,094.62757,655,255
Monroe County Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED13.48183.65163,595.3222,045,155.34

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Bentonia, MS Electricity Overview

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Bentonia's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 14.33 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 7.39% higher than Mississippi's average price of 13.34 cents, which ranks the city 381st best for average electricity price out of 429 cities in Mississippi. Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Bentonia average is 20.85% more at $166.68 per month.

Bentonia is the 279th highest ranked city in the state out of 429 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 2,971,591.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 6,474.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 34th worst in Mississippi for emissions per capita. In Bentonia, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bentonia

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.096/kWh$236.58/mo.$94.95/mo.
381st14.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bentonia
359th$166.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bentonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bentonia, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED13.55164.265,590,094.62757,655,255
Yazoo Valley Electric Power AssociationBUNDLED16.28175.41122,644.8419,961,520.78

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Electricity Production in Yazoo County, Mississippi

Power Plants in Yazoo County, Mississippi

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
CF Industries Yazoo City ComplexCF Industries Nitrogen LLC (100.00%)
Yazoo County MS Natural Gas 161,68848,786,812.9301.73

Yazoo County, Mississippi Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Yazoo County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 168,190,073.81 kilograms, which is 35th largest amount in Mississippi out of 82 counties. This total also results in a ranking of 76th highest in the state for emissions per citizen with an average of 6,023.14 kilograms of emissions per person. Electricity generating facilities in the county primarily use Natural Gas, which accounts for 100.00% (or 161,688 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county. Yazoo County is home to one power producing plant.

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Yazoo County, Mississippi Net Metering

Of the 3 electric providers in Yazoo County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. At the state level, Mississippi has restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Yazoo County is about 4.01% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Yazoo County a rank of 5th best in the state out of 82.

Providers In Each City in Yazoo County:

  • Bentonia, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 78.08%
    • Yazoo Valley Electric Power Association: 21.92%
  • Eden, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Pickens, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 50.12%
    • Monroe County Electric Power Association: 49.88%
  • Satartia, Mississippi:
    • Yazoo Valley Electric Power Association: 100.00%
  • Yazoo City, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 7.04%
    • Public Service Commission of Yazoo City: 77.82%
    • Yazoo Valley Electric Power Association: 15.14%

* 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 Yazoo County, Mississippi?

By total megawatt hours sold, Yazoo Valley Electric Power Association is the largest electricity supplier in Yazoo County, Mississippi.

Which electricity companies offer service in Yazoo County, Mississippi?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Public Service Commission of Yazoo City5,693
2Yazoo Valley Electric Power Association5,361
3Entergy Mississippi3,358

How many power plants are in Yazoo County, Mississippi?

There is one electricity plant located in Yazoo County, Mississippi

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

Yazoo County, Mississippi has 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

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Published: 2024-05-29