Electric Rates & Providers in Ulster County, NY

Ulster County, New York Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Ulster County, New York Electricity Overview

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Ulster County is 26.94 cents. This rate is around 67.12% more than the national average price of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in Ulster County totals $177.47. In contrast, the state average bill is $128.61

Ulster County experienced a 1.44% drop in CO2 emissions per capita in the preceding year.

Ulster County residents experience outages averaging 139.23 minutes per incident, with approximately 1.17 outages per year.

Ulster County residents are responsible for 1,659.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the nationwide average pollution per capita is 4,114.63.

The largest electricity supplier in Ulster County by total customers is Central Hudson Gas and Electric.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,287,797 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    302,574,971 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,659.59 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Kingston

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Kingston Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

28.07¢ per kWh

  • 5.46% higher than last month
  • 3.8% lower than April last year
  • 22.21% higher than the New York average
  • 65.96% higher than the US average
  • 1,256th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 46 since April last year
  • 29,420th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 40 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 25 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

24.11¢ per kWh

  • 0.38% lower than last month
  • 0.37% higher than April last year
  • 6.27% higher than the New York average
  • 49.56% higher than the US average
  • 1,256th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 354 since April last year
  • 29,159th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 619 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$158.59 per month

  • 10.6% lower than last month
  • 8.29% lower than April last year
  • 45.65% higher than the New York average
  • 40.67% higher than the US average
  • 1,302nd in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 30,873rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 769 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 56 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$153.2 per month

  • 0.77% lower than last month
  • 9.75% lower than April last year
  • 19.36% higher than the New York average
  • 12.58% higher than the US average
  • 1,014th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 24,500th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 664 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,634 since April last year

Kingston, NY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 24.11 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Kingston, which is 6.27% higher than the state's average rate of 22.69 cents. This makes the city 1256th out of 1306 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Selling an estimated 9,652.51 megawatt hours each year, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest supplier in the city. The city has an average of 1.3 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages are an average of 172.2 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes per outage.

Approximately 1,659.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 44th worst polluter in the state out of 1306 cities. With total emissions of 39,783,715.33 kilograms, the city ranks 76th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 169,324.5 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kingston

Kingston residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.308/kWh$0.130/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
1256th24.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kingston
1014th$153.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kingston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kingston, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY14.1084.38118,358.0316,689,044.75
All American Power and GasENERGY32.66138.423,709.581,211,699.16
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.6867.4960,298.117,648,630
American Power & GasENERGY16.51123.29104,565.3317,265,632.87
Approved Energy IIENERGY11.2661.08364.5541,044.59

New Paltz, NY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 24.11 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of New Paltz, which is 6.27% higher than the state's average rate of 22.69 cents. This makes the city 1256th out of 1306 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Selling an estimated 1,974.68 megawatt hours each year, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest supplier in the city. The city has an average of 1.3 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages are an average of 172.2 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes per outage.

Approximately 1,659.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 44th worst polluter in the state out of 1306 cities. With total emissions of 12,244,462.36 kilograms, the city ranks 260th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 52,113.97 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Paltz

New Paltz residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.308/kWh$0.130/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
1256th24.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Paltz
1014th$153.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Paltz Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Paltz, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY14.1084.38118,358.0316,689,044.75
All American Power and GasENERGY32.66138.423,709.581,211,699.16
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.6867.4960,298.117,648,630
American Power & GasENERGY16.51123.29104,565.3317,265,632.87
Approved Energy IIENERGY11.2661.08364.5541,044.59

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Highland CDP, NY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 24.11 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Highland CDP, which is 6.27% higher than the state's average rate of 22.69 cents. This makes the city 1256th out of 1306 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Selling an estimated 6,699.66 megawatt hours each year, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest supplier in the city. The city has an average of 1.3 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages are an average of 172.2 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes per outage.

Approximately 1,659.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 721st worst polluter in the state out of 1306 cities. With total emissions of 10,742,532.51 kilograms, the city ranks 301st highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 45,721.57 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Highland CDP

Highland CDP residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.308/kWh$0.130/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
1256th24.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Highland CDP
1014th$153.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Highland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Highland CDP, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY14.1084.38118,358.0316,689,044.75
All American Power and GasENERGY32.66138.423,709.581,211,699.16
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.6867.4960,298.117,648,630
American Power & GasENERGY16.51123.29104,565.3317,265,632.87
Approved Energy IIENERGY11.2661.08364.5541,044.59

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Ulster County, New York Details

Ulster County, New York Net Metering

Ulster County has 2 out of 46 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Regulations put in place at the state level are decent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 9 electricity companies in Ulster County that report energy loss. Combined, these 9 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 6.01% of electricity produced. The national average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Ulster County a rank of 16th best in New York out of 62 counties.

Providers In Each City in Ulster County:

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Ulster County, New York?

The largest electricity supplier in Ulster County, New York by total customer count is Central Hudson Gas and Electric.

Which electricity companies offer service in Ulster County, New York?

How many electric companies offer service in Ulster County, New York?

Ulster County, New York is home to 46 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-10