Colfax County, NM: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Colfax County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Colfax County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Colfax County is ranked 1361st out of 3230 for highest polluting county in the US based on pollution per person. The county emits 4,869.26 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, Colfax County's average price is 32.25% higher at 21.32 cents per kilowatt hour.

Colfax County has a population of 12,406 residents.

Colfax County is the 2191st highest pollution level from electricity consumption out of 3230 counties in the country, emitting 60,408,022.39 kilograms of CO2 gases.

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

There was a 10.91% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita over the previous 12 months in Colfax County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    170,790 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.77 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    60,408,022 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,869.26 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Raton

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Raton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

19.91¢ per kWh

  • 1.38% lower than last month
  • 3.63% higher than April last year
  • 39.39% higher than the New Mexico average
  • 17.76% higher than the US average
  • 500th in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 26,812th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 315 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 299 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

19.88¢ per kWh

  • 0.29% higher than last month
  • 0.92% higher than April last year
  • 39.04% higher than the New Mexico average
  • 23.32% higher than the US average
  • 500th in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 27,325th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 357 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 690 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$80.63 per month

  • 6.61% lower than last month
  • 1.9% higher than April last year
  • 13.63% higher than the New Mexico average
  • 28.48% lower than the US average
  • 446th in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 29 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 3,516th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 324 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 290 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$108.08 per month

  • 0.12% higher than last month
  • 1.28% lower than April last year
  • 14.19% higher than the New Mexico average
  • 20.58% lower than the US average
  • 432nd in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 5,633rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 20 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 196 since April last year

Raton, NM Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Raton home spend, on average, 19.88 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is above both the state and the United States average prices of 14.30 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With an estimated 3,788 residential customers, Raton Utilities is the largest supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Raton averages 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 29,614,830.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 83,729.45 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Raton

Raton residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.222/kWh$0.179/kWh$162.37/mo.$69.79/mo.
500th19.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Raton
432nd$108.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Raton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Raton, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Raton UtilitiesBUNDLED16.4682.1519,673.913,237,616.15
Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)BUNDLED24.88145.39,517.592,367,630.92
Springer Electric CooperativeBUNDLED18.4696.6414,489.792,675,033.78

Angel Fire, NM Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Angel Fire home spend, on average, 20.54 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is above both the state and the United States average prices of 14.30 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Angel Fire is home to 910 residents, which is the 168th most populated city in the state. Kit Carson Electric Cooperative sells an estimated 2,108.41 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Angel Fire averages 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 4,431,025.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 12,527.75 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Angel Fire

Angel Fire residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.246/kWh$0.185/kWh$174.27/mo.$70.50/mo.
502nd20.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Angel Fire
454th$115.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Angel Fire Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Angel Fire, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kit Carson Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.3086.62153,573.3525,038,198.22
Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)BUNDLED24.88145.39,517.592,367,630.92

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Springer, NM Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Springer home spend, on average, 21.47 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is above both the state and the United States average prices of 14.30 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Springer is home to 864 residents, which is the 175th most populated city in the state. Springer, New Mexico Electric Utility sells an estimated 4,801.58 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Springer averages 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 4,207,039.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 11,894.48 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Springer

Springer residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.255/kWh$0.190/kWh$200.12/mo.$75.81/mo.
506th21.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Springer
458th$116.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Springer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Springer, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)BUNDLED24.88145.39,517.592,367,630.92
Springer, New Mexico Electric UtilityBUNDLED16.3370.622,738.9447,221.37

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Colfax County, New Mexico Details

Colfax County, New Mexico Net Metering

Of the 5 electric companies in Colfax County, 4 of them report that they offer net metering. Consumers in New Mexico have commendable net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Colfax County is 1.40%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including Kit Carson Electric Cooperative, Springer Electric Cooperative, and Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico). With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Colfax County is ranked as the 29th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Colfax County:

  • Angel Fire, New Mexico:
    • Kit Carson Electric Cooperative: 50.02%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 49.98%
  • Cimarron, New Mexico:
    • Kit Carson Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
  • Eagle Nest, New Mexico:
    • Kit Carson Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
  • Maxwell, New Mexico:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • Springer Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Raton, New Mexico:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 33.35%
    • Springer Electric Cooperative: 33.35%
    • Raton Utilities: 33.30%
  • Springer, New Mexico:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 60.75%
    • Springer, New Mexico Electric Utility: 39.25%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Colfax County, New Mexico?

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Colfax County, New Mexico?

By total revenue, Kit Carson Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity company in Colfax County, New Mexico.

How many electric companies offer service in Colfax County, New Mexico?

There are 5 electricity companies serving customers in Colfax County, New Mexico.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-25