Cherokee County, Oklahoma Electric Profile

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

Power Bill Over $80?

Get Solar for as low as $79/mo - $0 down + flexible financing

Get a Quote

Cherokee County, Oklahoma Overview

The US average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 13.76 cents, while residents of Cherokee County enjoy an average rate that is 18.85% below that at 11.17 cents per kilowatt hour.

Cherokee County ranks 5th highest county in Oklahoma out of 77 counties in hydroelectric power production, producing 247,470 megawatt hours per year from hydroelectric plants.

Cherokee County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 5.26 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

Cherokee County citizens deal with outages averaging 132.86 minutes per interruption, with approximately 1.03 outages per year.

Lake Region is the largest electricity provider in Cherokee County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

With total production of 247,470 megawatt hours, Cherokee County is the 1115th largest producer of electricity out of 3221 counties in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    770,731  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.37  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    247,470  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    247,470  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.26  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    172,588,490  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,666.01  kg

Tahlequah, OK Electric Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

Tahlequah averages a residential electricity rate of 9.89 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Thankfully, this is 19.42% below Oklahoma's average rate of 12.27 cents. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $122.19, while the Tahlequah average is 27.38% less at $88.73 per month. Tahlequah Public Works Authority has an estimated 10,647 total residential customers, more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Electricity use in Tahlequah has byproducts of 87,525,498.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 31st largest emissions amount of any city in Oklahoma. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 5,399.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Tahlequah as the 113th highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Tahlequah must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tahlequah

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.102/kWh$0.099/kWh $95.62/mo.$83.81/mo.
3rd 9.89¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tahlequah
3rd $88.73 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tahlequah Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tahlequah, Oklahoma

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Lake Region BUNDLED 10.60 122.3 323,642 34,297,000
Tahlequah Public Works Authority BUNDLED 9.14 53.34 65,427.33 5,982,109.6

Reduce or replace your electricity bill with solar for as low as $0 down and $79/mo

See if your home qualifies

Park Hill CDP, OK Electric Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

Park Hill CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 10.60 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Thankfully, this is 13.65% below Oklahoma's average rate of 12.27 cents. Lake Region has an estimated 538 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Electricity use in Park Hill CDP has byproducts of 17,241,589.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 102nd largest emissions amount of any city in Oklahoma. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 5,399.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Park Hill CDP as the 113th highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Park Hill CDP must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Park Hill CDP

Park Hill CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.110/kWh$0.106/kWh $133.61/mo.$115.18/mo.
110th 10.60¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Park Hill CDP
241st $122.3 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Park Hill CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Park Hill CDP, Oklahoma

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Lake Region BUNDLED 10.60 122.3 323,642 34,297,000

Zips with electric coverage in Park Hill CDP, Oklahoma include: 74464, 74451, 74471

Norwood CDP, OK Electric Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

Norwood CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 12.09 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Thankfully, this is 1.51% below Oklahoma's average rate of 12.27 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $134.31. This is 0.73% higher than the Oklahoma average bill of $133.33. Customers in Norwood CDP deal with 1.03 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 132.86 minutes.

Electricity use in Norwood CDP has byproducts of 9,066,278.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 159th largest emissions amount of any city in Oklahoma. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 5,399.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Norwood CDP as the 113th highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Norwood CDP must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Norwood CDP

Norwood CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.471/kWh$0.051/kWh $632.33/mo.$39.53/mo.
476th 12.09¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Norwood CDP
509th $134.31 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Norwood CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Norwood CDP, Oklahoma

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Lake Region BUNDLED 10.60 122.3 323,642 34,297,000
Oklahoma Gas & Electric BUNDLED 14.07 150.27 8,822,698 1,240,989,097

Zips with electric coverage in Norwood CDP, Oklahoma include: 74464, 74434, 74441

Energy Production in Cherokee County, Oklahoma

Power Plants in Cherokee County, Oklahoma

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Cherokee County OK Conventional Hydroelectric 247,470

Cherokee County, Oklahoma Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 172,588,489.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Cherokee County due to electricity use. More telling of the county's emissions reality is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 3,666.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 56th highest county in Oklahoma for CO2 pollution per capita. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in Cherokee County. Cherokee County has one electricity producing plant.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Cherokee County, Oklahoma Net Metering

Of the 5 electric companies in Cherokee County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Oklahoma has bad regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar panels.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Cherokee County is 4.14%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Lake Region, Oklahoma Gas & Electric, and Public Service Company of Oklahoma. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Cherokee County a rank of 46th best in Oklahoma out of 77 counties.

Providers In Each City in Cherokee County:

  • Hulbert, Oklahoma:
    • Lake Region: 100.00%
  • Tahlequah, Oklahoma:
    • Lake Region: 51.33%
    • Tahlequah Public Works Authority: 48.67%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are within Cherokee County, Oklahoma?

There is one power plant in Cherokee County, Oklahoma

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Cherokee County, Oklahoma?

The largest electricity supplier in Cherokee County, Oklahoma by total revenue is Lake Region.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cherokee County, Oklahoma?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Lake Region 13,048
2 Tahlequah Public Works Authority 11,002
3 Oklahoma Gas & Electric 2,960
4 Ozark Electric Cooperative 1,869
5 Public Service Company of Oklahoma 416

How many electric companies offer service in Cherokee County, Oklahoma?

There are 5 electricity providers offering service in Cherokee County, Oklahoma.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-26