McCone County, Montana Electric Profile

McCone County is the 49th largest county in Montana.

The largest electricity provider in McCone County by number of customers is Montana Dakota Utilities .

Citizens of McCone County use enough electricity to emit 6,115.83 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per capita, which is the 7th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in Montana.

McCone County emitted 10,176,744.36 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks it as the 2732nd worst polluting county in the United States.

At an average residential rate of 12.80 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in McCone County enjoy a 4.81% discount from the US average rate.

McCone County ranks 49th out of 56 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population consuming 22,934.3 megawatt hours.


  • Total Consumption

    22,934 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.78 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    10,176,744 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,115.83 kg

Circle, MT Electric Overview

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On average, Circle's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 13.67 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 21.37% above the state's average rate of 11.27 cents and 1.66% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. The Montana average monthly residential electricity bill is $98.93, while the Circle average is 29.28% higher at $127.9 per month. This is the 327th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. With a population of 481 residents, the city is the 154th most populated city in the state.

Circle emits 6,115.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 85th highest polluting city out of 364 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 2,941,715.17 kilograms, which is the 150th worst total amount of pollution for any city in Montana. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Circle

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.135/kWh$127.90/mo.$120.80/mo.
312th13.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Circle
327th$127.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Circle Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Circle, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
McCone Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.67127.952,038.327,115,372.36
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLED

McCone County, Montana Details

McCone County, Montana Net Metering

Out of the 5 companies in McCone County, 3 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. Consumers in Montana have decent net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.


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

There are 5 electricity providers operating in McCone County, Montana.

What electricity company is the largest provider in McCone County, Montana?

The largest electricity supplier in McCone County, Montana by total revenue is Montana Dakota Utilities .

Which electricity companies offer service in McCone County, Montana?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16