Clay County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Clay County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Citizens of Clay County use enough electricity to emit 3,728.22 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per capita, which is the 2183rd highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the nation.

Clay County is the 93rd largest county in the state, with 10,997 citizens residing within its borders.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity company in Clay County is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Clay County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 10.95% below the United States average, at 14.16 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 15.90 cents.

During the past year, Clay County saw a 5.71% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Clay County is ranked as the 93rd largest consuming county out of 100 counties in North Carolina with 139,539.24 megawatt hours being consumed by customers who live there.


  • Total Consumption

    139,539 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.69 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    40,999,245 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,728.22 kg

Hayesville, NC Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 15.04 cents per kilowatt hour for Hayesville. This is 16.36% higher than North Carolina's average price of 12.92 cents. Blue Ridge Mountain EMC is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold. With a population of 434 citizens, the city is the 611th most populous city in the state.

Hayesville is the 608th highest ranked city in the state out of 777 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 1,618,047.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total equates to 3,728.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 212th worst in North Carolina for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. Within Hayesville, there are no power plants. The city must rely on power generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hayesville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.150/kWh$0.125/kWh$127.58/mo.$110.41/mo.
764th15.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hayesville
262nd$127.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hayesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hayesville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Blue Ridge Mountain EMCBUNDLED15.04127.58155,06323,317,000

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Clay County, North Carolina Details

Clay County, North Carolina Net Metering

Clay County has 1 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. North Carolina has decent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

Clay County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.19% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average is 2.87%, meaning Clay County ranks 1046th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Clay County, North Carolina


Which electricity company is the largest provider in Clay County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity supplier in Clay County, North Carolina by total customer count is Blue Ridge Mountain EMC.

How many electric companies offer service in Clay County, North Carolina?

Clay County, North Carolina has 2 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Clay County, North Carolina?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Blue Ridge Mountain EMC9,851
2Duke Energy Carolinas9,841

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2023-11-05