Cape May County, NJ: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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Cape May County, New Jersey Electricity Overview

The largest electricity company in Cape May County by megawatt hours sold is Atlantic City Electric.

Cape May County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 82.71% more than the United States average rate, at 29.46 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents.

Cape May County has a population of 95,634 residents.

There was a 0.92% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita during the past year in Cape May County.

No electricity generation takes place in Cape May County, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

At $187.05, the Cape May County average monthly residential electric bill is 60.91% above the New Jersey average bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    735,061 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.69 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    173,744,293 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,816.76 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Ocean City

To see the most recent electricity rates and production changes for cities in Cape May County, select the city below. If you would like to get access to monthly historical data, please contact us directly by submitting a request.

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Ocean City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

22.34¢ per kWh

  • 2.11% lower than last month
  • 3.17% lower than April last year
  • 21.07% higher than the New Jersey average
  • 32.1% higher than the US average
  • 700th in the state out of 703 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 28,678th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 159 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 33 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

21.4¢ per kWh

  • 0.28% lower than last month
  • 9.12% higher than April last year
  • 18.93% higher than the New Jersey average
  • 32.72% higher than the US average
  • 702nd in the state out of 703 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 28,062nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 125 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 50 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$108.47 per month

  • 121% higher than last month
  • 53.23% higher than April last year
  • 19.05% higher than the New Jersey average
  • 3.8% lower than the US average
  • 680th in the state out of 703 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 519 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 511 since April last year
  • 15,313th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 15,084 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 13,651 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$137.72 per month

  • 2.33% higher than last month
  • 6.07% higher than April last year
  • 19.09% higher than the New Jersey average
  • 1.21% higher than the US average
  • 681st in the state out of 703 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 16,907th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,591 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,903 since April last year

Ocean City, NJ Electricity Overview

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Ocean City's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 21.40 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 32.72% above the average nationwide rate of 16.12 cents. Atlantic City Electric has an estimated 1,190 total residential customers, more than all other providers who operate in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Ocean City accounts for 20,367,727.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 128th largest emissions amount in the state out of 704 cities. Averaging 1,816.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 408th worst in New Jersey for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Ocean City, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ocean City

Ocean City residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.231/kWh$0.163/kWh$238.42/mo.$49.08/mo.
702nd21.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ocean City
681st$137.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ocean City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ocean City, New Jersey

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY20.80108.252,005.97417,296.36
All American Power and GasENERGY32.86204.913,270.571,074,777.18
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.87102.7111,535.291,830,325.71
Ambit EnergyENERGY13.84112.1792,354.0712,779,319.43
American Power & GasENERGY21.14168.2518,623.243,937,255.21

Villas CDP, NJ Electricity Overview

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Villas CDP's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 21.40 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 32.72% above the average nationwide rate of 16.12 cents. Atlantic City Electric has an estimated 782 total residential customers, more than all other providers who operate in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Villas CDP accounts for 17,924,181.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 157th largest emissions amount in the state out of 704 cities. Averaging 1,816.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 408th worst in New Jersey for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Villas CDP, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Villas CDP

Villas CDP residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.231/kWh$0.163/kWh$238.42/mo.$49.08/mo.
702nd21.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Villas CDP
681st$137.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Villas CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Villas CDP, New Jersey

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY20.80108.252,005.97417,296.36
All American Power and GasENERGY32.86204.913,270.571,074,777.18
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.87102.7111,535.291,830,325.71
Ambit EnergyENERGY13.84112.1792,354.0712,779,319.43
American Power & GasENERGY21.14168.2518,623.243,937,255.21

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Cape May Court House CDP, NJ Electricity Overview

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Cape May Court House CDP's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 21.40 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 32.72% above the average nationwide rate of 16.12 cents. Atlantic City Electric has an estimated 1,778 total residential customers, more than all other providers who operate in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Cape May Court House CDP accounts for 9,307,275.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 289th largest emissions amount in the state out of 704 cities. Averaging 1,816.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 73rd worst in New Jersey for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Cape May Court House CDP, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cape May Court House CDP

Cape May Court House CDP residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.231/kWh$0.163/kWh$238.42/mo.$49.08/mo.
702nd21.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cape May Court House CDP
681st$137.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cape May Court House CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cape May Court House CDP, New Jersey

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY20.80108.252,005.97417,296.36
All American Power and GasENERGY32.86204.913,270.571,074,777.18
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.87102.7111,535.291,830,325.71
Ambit EnergyENERGY13.84112.1792,354.0712,779,319.43
American Power & GasENERGY21.14168.2518,623.243,937,255.21

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Cape May County, New Jersey Details

Cape May County, New Jersey Net Metering

Approximately 1.92% of the electric companies in Cape May County offer net metering to their consumers. Consumers in New Jersey have highly favorable net metering regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Cape May County averages out to about 5.43% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average is 2.87%, resulting in Cape May County receiving a rank of 2144th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Cape May County:

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Cape May County, New Jersey?

Cape May County, New Jersey has 52 electricity companies offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Cape May County, New Jersey?

By total megawatt hours sold, Atlantic City Electric is the largest electricity provider in Cape May County, New Jersey.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cape May County, New Jersey?

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-28