Fergus County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Fergus County, Montana Electricity Overview

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Fergus County saw a 13.46% increase in the past 12 months.

Fergus County is the 19th largest county in Montana, with 11,446 residents residing within its borders.

Residents of Fergus County use enough electricity to emit 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, which is the 11th highest amount of pollution from electricity consumption for a county in the state.

Fergus County's average residential electricity rate is 13.77 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.60% below the US average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Fergus County ranks 19th out of 56 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population using 159,483.45 megawatt hours.

The largest supplier in Fergus County by total customers is NorthWestern Energy.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    159,483 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.93 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    75,645,393 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,608.89 kg

Lewistown, MT Electricity Overview

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On average, Lewistown's residents spend 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 23.26% higher than the state's average price of 11.19 cents and 1.42% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. NorthWestern Energy sells an estimated 310.08 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other electricity providers.

Lewistown emits 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 6th highest polluting city out of 498 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 39,336,133.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 21st highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lewistown

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.113/kWh$130.86/mo.$60.23/mo.
445th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lewistown
399th$109.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lewistown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lewistown, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fergus Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.54130.9462,1779,661,800
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

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Lewistown Heights CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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On average, Lewistown Heights CDP's residents spend 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 23.26% higher than the state's average price of 11.19 cents and 1.42% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. Lewistown Heights CDP is the 176th largest city in the state, with a population of 364. NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Lewistown Heights CDP emits 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 329th highest polluting city out of 498 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 2,405,637.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 174th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lewistown Heights CDP

Lewistown Heights CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.113/kWh$130.86/mo.$60.23/mo.
445th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lewistown Heights CDP
399th$109.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lewistown Heights CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lewistown Heights CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fergus Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.54130.9462,1779,661,800
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Denton, MT Electricity Overview

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On average, Denton's residents spend 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 23.26% higher than the state's average price of 11.19 cents and 1.42% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. Denton is the 238th largest city in the state, with a population of 205. NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Denton emits 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 54th highest polluting city out of 498 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,354,823.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 236th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Denton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.113/kWh$130.86/mo.$60.23/mo.
445th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Denton
399th$109.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Denton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Denton, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fergus Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.54130.9462,1779,661,800
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Fergus County, Montana Details

Fergus County, Montana Net Metering

Fergus County has 2 out of 3 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Montana has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Fergus County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 5.47% of their energy lost per year. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Montana average is 3.32%, resulting in a rank of 2260th best in the nation and a state rank of 3rd best out of 3221 and 56 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Fergus County:

  • Denton, Montana:
    • Fergus Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • NorthWestern Energy: 50.00%
  • Grass Range, Montana:
    • NorthWestern Energy: 50.00%
    • Fergus Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Lewistown, Montana:
    • Fergus Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • NorthWestern Energy: 50.00%
  • Moore, Montana:
    • NorthWestern Energy: 50.00%
    • Fergus Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Winifred, Montana:
    • NorthWestern Energy: 50.00%
    • Fergus Electric Cooperative: 50.00%

* 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 Fergus County, Montana?

The largest electricity provider in Fergus County, Montana by megawatt hours sold is NorthWestern Energy.

How many electric companies offer service in Fergus County, Montana?

There are 3 electricity companies serving customers in Fergus County, Montana.

Which electricity companies offer service in Fergus County, Montana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NorthWestern Energy14,857
2Fergus Electric Cooperative1,735
3Hill County Electric Cooperative31

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-24