Davidson County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Davidson County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Davidson County has emissions of 4,111.52 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,459.99.

Consumers in Davidson County face an average of 0.91 outages lasting 54.53 minutes each year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes an outage.

The largest provider in Davidson County by megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Davidson County residents pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $121.71, which is 3.78% lower than the state average bill of $126.49 and 6.27% lower than the US average bill of $129.86.

As the 38th highest county in the state for non-renewable production per capita, Davidson County generates -0 megawatt hours per person each year.

Davidson County uses 17894.06% more megawatt hours than it produces.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,269,771 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,614 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    12,711 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    -97 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.07 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    694,559,152 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,111.52 kg

Thomasville, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Thomasville's residents spend 10.26 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 129th out of 777 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $126.49, while the Thomasville average is 15.50% below at $106.89 per month. This ranks the city 146th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 63,679.9 megawatt hours each year, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest vendor in the city.

Thomasville emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 109th highest polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 111,225,297.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 39th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thomasville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
129th10.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thomasville
146th$106.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thomasville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thomasville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED11.44135.451,625,173185,884,000

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Lexington, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Lexington's residents spend 11.45 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 275th out of 777 cities in the state. Non-renewable fuels are often used in electricity production in the city, resulting in approximately -0 megawatt hours being produced from these fuel types per resident per year. City of Lexington Power has an estimated 14,710 total residential customers, more than any other vendor who operates in the city.

Lexington emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 109th highest polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 80,328,699.79 kilograms, the city ranks 52nd highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. The city is home to 2 power generation plants, which is the 7th most plants within a city in North Carolina out of the state's 777 cities.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lexington

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
275th11.45¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lexington
291st$125.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lexington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lexington, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Lexington PowerBUNDLED12.69134.59218,29427,701,400
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED11.44135.451,625,173185,884,000

Midway, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Midway's residents spend 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 182nd out of 777 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $126.49, while the Midway average is 4.48% below at $120.83 per month. This ranks the city 240th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 29,631.51 megawatt hours each year, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest vendor in the city.

Midway emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 109th highest polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 19,402,948.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 170th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Midway

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
182nd10.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Midway
240th$120.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Midway Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Midway, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED11.44135.451,625,173185,884,000

Zips with electric coverage in Midway, North Carolina include: 27107, 27127, 27295

Electricity Production in Davidson County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Davidson County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
High Rock Hydro
Davidson County NC Conventional Hydroelectric 140,935
Davidson Gas Producers LLCDTE Energy (100.00%)
Davidson County NC Landfill Gas 12,7117,177,120.52564.64
Westside WWTP
Davidson County NC Distillate Fuel Oil 9597,419.141,025.46
Lexington NC Distillate Fuel Oil -473,185.57-67.78
Lexington NC Distillate Fuel Oil -505,482.14-109.64

Davidson County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Davidson County emits 4,111.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 16th highest polluting county out of 100 counties in North Carolina. This adds up to total emissions of 694,559,151.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 486th highest for total pollution in the country. Landfill Gas makes up 100.77% of the fuel used for electricity production in Davidson County. Davidson County is home to 5 electricity generation plants, which is 48th highest in North Carolina.

LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
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Landfill Gas
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Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
100.77%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
-0.77%

Davidson County, North Carolina Net Metering

Davidson County has 3 out of 4 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of North Carolina has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Davidson County has 4 companies who are reporting energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss for these companies is 4.85%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the North Carolina average is 3.99%, resulting in a rank of 1722nd best in the US and a state rank of 53rd best out of 3221 and 100 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Davidson County:

  • Denton, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Lexington, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.35%
    • City of Lexington Power: 33.30%
    • Energy United Electric Member Corp: 33.35%
  • Midway, North Carolina:
    • Energy United Electric Member Corp: 49.96%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.04%
  • Thomasville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 97.75%
    • Energy United Electric Member Corp: 2.25%
  • Wallburg, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.43%
    • City of Lexington Power: 33.43%
    • Energy United Electric Member Corp: 33.14%

* 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 Davidson County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity provider in Davidson County, North Carolina by megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Carolinas.

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

There are 4 electricity companies serving customers in Davidson County, North Carolina.

How many power plants are located in Davidson County, North Carolina?

Davidson County, North Carolina is home to 5 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Carolinas69,529
2Energy United Electric Member Corp24,380
3City of Lexington Power14,727
4Duke Energy Progress3,221

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