Stokes County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Stokes County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Stokes County is 6th out of 100 counties in the state for total natural gas generation, with 5,253,738.27 megawatt hours produced using the fuel type.

The use of renewable fuels for electricity generation in Stokes County rose by 604.66% last year.

The largest provider in Stokes County by total customers is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Stokes County generates 63,511 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable fuel sources. This ranks Stokes County 58th in the state out of 100 counties for total renewable electricity production.

Stokes County is the 89th highest county in the nation for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 203.5 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

Stokes County produces 85.49 megawatt hours of electricity per person with coal a year, which is 2nd highest out of 100 counties in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    598,178 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    9,123,475 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    63,511 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    9,059,964 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    204.93 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    418,410,564 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,398.26 kg

King, NC Electricity Overview

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Residents of King are charged an average residential electricity price of 12.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.60% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.73 cents and 15.97% less than the national average of 14.46 cents. Selling an estimated 23,262.94 megawatt hours per year, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the King average is 3.20% less at $125.7 per month.

Coming in as the 127th worst ranked city out of 777 cities in the state, King emits 29,448,128.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 109th worst in North Carolina for pollution per capita from electricity use. In King, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in King

King 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.
531st12.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of King
295th$125.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for King Residents

Electric Companies With Service in King, 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
Surry-Yadkin EMCBUNDLED15.23156.96333,20850,743,600

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Walnut Cove, NC Electricity Overview

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Residents of Walnut Cove are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.74% less than North Carolina's average price of 11.73 cents and 29.22% less than the national average of 14.46 cents. Duke Energy Carolinas has an estimated 348 residential customers, more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $106.23. This is 18.19% lower than the national average of $129.86.

Coming in as the 427th worst ranked city out of 777 cities in the state, Walnut Cove emits 4,336,744.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 2,734.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 750th worst in North Carolina for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the city. Walnut Cove has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Solar.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Walnut Cove

Walnut Cove 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.
2nd10.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Walnut Cove
16th$106.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Walnut Cove Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Walnut Cove, 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

Germanton CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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Residents of Germanton CDP are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.74% less than North Carolina's average price of 11.73 cents and 29.22% less than the national average of 14.46 cents. With an estimated 241 residential customers, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city. Germanton CDP is the 486th largest city in North Carolina, with a population of 790.

Coming in as the 481st worst ranked city out of 777 cities in the state, Germanton CDP emits 3,232,460.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 480th worst in North Carolina for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Germanton CDP, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Germanton CDP

Germanton CDP 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.
2nd10.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Germanton CDP
16th$106.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Germanton CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Germanton CDP, 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

Electricity Production in Stokes County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Stokes County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Stokes County NC Natural Gas 9,059,9646,381,644,478.74704.38
Lick Creek Solar, LLCLick Creek Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Stokes County NC Solar 46,643
Pilot Mountain Solar, LLCNew Energy Solar (100.00%)
Stokes County NC Solar 9,799
Carol Jean SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Walnut Cove NC Solar 7,069

Stokes County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Stokes County has the 60th most power producing plants of any county in North Carolina, with 4 total plants. About 418,410,563.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the county because of electricity use per year. This total results in 9,398.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the county 420th highest in the United States for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Stokes County's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 57.58% of electricity generation using this fuel. Taken together with Coal (41.72%) and Solar (0.70%), these three fuel types account for 9,123,475 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) county's electricity production.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
57.58%
COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
41.72%
SOLAR
Solar
0.70%

Stokes County, North Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Stokes County, 66.67% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in Stokes County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 companies average a yearly energy loss of 5.74% of electricity generated. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Stokes County a rank of 2370th best in the United States out of 3221 counties.

Power Companies in Stokes County, North Carolina

Providers In Each City in Stokes County:

  • Danbury, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Energy United Electric Member Corp: 50.00%
  • King, North Carolina:
    • Surry-Yadkin EMC: 38.38%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 61.62%
  • Walnut Cove, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%

* 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 Stokes County, North Carolina?

By total customer count, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity company in Stokes County, North Carolina.

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

There are 3 electricity companies serving customers in Stokes County, North Carolina.

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

There are 4 active electricity plants located in Stokes County, North Carolina

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Carolinas62,280
2Energy United Electric Member Corp8,064
3Surry-Yadkin EMC2,531

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24