Electric Rates & Providers in Kay County, OK

Kay County, Oklahoma Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kay County, Oklahoma Electricity Overview

Kay County is home to 44,019 residents and its power plants produce 2,490,665 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 56.58 megawatt hours per capita per year.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Kay County is 12.50 cents. This is around 22.47% less than the nationwide average rate of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Kay County is ranked as the 926th largest electricity consuming county out of 3230 counties in the country with over 700,000 megawatt hours being used by consumers who live there.

As the 11th largest producer of electricity of all 77 counties in the state, Kay County generates 2,490,665 megawatt hours of electricity.

Kay County emitted 0 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which makes them the 2929th highest polluting county in the country.

Kay County residents deal with outages averaging 149.64 minutes per interruption, with roughly 1.03 outages a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    759,106 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,490,665 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,490,665 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    56.58 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Ponca City

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Ponca City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.32¢ per kWh

  • 5.38% higher than last month
  • 0.57% higher than April last year
  • 14.99% higher than the Oklahoma average
  • 15.31% lower than the US average
  • 751st in the state out of 842 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 39 since April last year
  • 12,017th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,453 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,390 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.04¢ per kWh

  • 0.05% higher than last month
  • 4.21% lower than April last year
  • 14.33% higher than the Oklahoma average
  • 12.94% lower than the US average
  • 773rd in the state out of 842 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 23 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 13,306th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 54 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,396 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$89.29 per month

  • 3.19% lower than last month
  • 0.08% higher than April last year
  • 1.73% lower than the Oklahoma average
  • 20.81% lower than the US average
  • 370th in the state out of 842 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 51 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 55 since April last year
  • 6,180th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 784 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,316 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$128.43 per month

  • 0% higher than last month
  • 8.96% lower than April last year
  • 1.01% lower than the Oklahoma average
  • 5.62% lower than the US average
  • 284th in the state out of 842 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since April last year
  • 12,794th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 135 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,015 since April last year

Ponca City, OK Electricity Overview

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Ponca City has an average residential electricity rate of 14.04 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 14.33% higher than the state's average rate of 12.28 cents, resulting in the city ranking 773rd out of 846 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 149.64 minutes. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.27 outages per year and 137.24 minutes each outage. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Ponca City Utility Authority.

Coming in as the 18th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Ponca City emits 125,335,818.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 5,115.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Ponca City as the 161st highest polluting city in Oklahoma. Within Ponca City, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ponca City

Ponca City residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.293/kWh$0.102/kWh$336.59/mo.$80.70/mo.
773rd14.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ponca City
284th$128.43Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ponca City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ponca City, Oklahoma

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kay Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.54136.3850,503.056,837,368.34
Oklahoma Gas & ElectricBUNDLED10.92116.278,999,425.03982,390,523
Ponca City Utility AuthorityBUNDLED14.84121.2131,018.2419,449,104.46

Blackwell, OK Electricity Overview

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Blackwell has an average residential electricity rate of 12.99 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 5.85% higher than the state's average rate of 12.28 cents, resulting in the city ranking 565th out of 846 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Blackwell Electric. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $127.79 per month.

Coming in as the 66th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Blackwell emits 31,678,002.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 5,115.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Blackwell as the 161st highest polluting city in Oklahoma. Within Blackwell, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blackwell

Blackwell residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.326/kWh$0.104/kWh$371.90/mo.$85.60/mo.
565th12.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blackwell
275th$127.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blackwell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blackwell, Oklahoma

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Blackwell ElectricBUNDLED12.57118.6631,253.113,927,620.6
Kay Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.54136.3850,503.056,837,368.34

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Tonkawa, OK Electricity Overview

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Tonkawa has an average residential electricity rate of 12.53 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 2.09% higher than the state's average rate of 12.28 cents, resulting in the city ranking 469th out of 846 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Tonkawa, Oklahoma Electric Utility. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $126.25 per month.

Coming in as the 106th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Tonkawa emits 15,726,450.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 5,115.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Tonkawa as the 9th highest polluting city in Oklahoma. Within Tonkawa, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tonkawa

Tonkawa residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.276/kWh$0.099/kWh$332.64/mo.$81.13/mo.
469th12.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tonkawa
247th$126.25Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tonkawa Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tonkawa, Oklahoma

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kay Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.54136.3850,503.056,837,368.34
Tonkawa, Oklahoma Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.60115.3314,584.061,692,009.86

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Electricity Production in Kay County, Oklahoma

Power Plants in Kay County, Oklahoma

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kay County OK Wind 912,740
Frontier Windpower IIFrontier Windpower II, LLC (100.00%)
Kay County OK Wind 599,666
Kay County OK Wind 495,328
Rock Falls Wind Farm LLCEDF Renewables (100.00%)
Kay County OK Wind 482,931

Kay County, Oklahoma Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Kay County is the 2929th worst ranked county in the country when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the county's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 63rd highest county in the state for CO2 pollution per capita. The county has 4 electricity producing plants, which is 2nd most in Oklahoma. Kay County's primary fuel source consumed for electricity production is Wind. They produce 2,490,665 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel.

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Kay County, Oklahoma Net Metering

There are 7 companies in Kay County offering electricity. Of those 7, 28.57% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state of Oklahoma has bad state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Kay County is 4.14%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Oklahoma Gas & Electric, Ponca City Utility Authority, and Kay Electric Cooperative. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 3.42%, resulting in a rank of 951st best in the United States and a state rank of 10th best out of 3230 and 77 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Kay County:

  • Blackwell, Oklahoma:
    • Blackwell Electric: 48.92%
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 51.08%
  • Braman, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 55.22%
    • Braman, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 44.78%
  • Kaw City, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 94.63%
    • Public Service Company of Oklahoma: 5.37%
  • Kildare, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Newkirk, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 51.61%
    • Newkirk, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 48.39%
  • Ponca City, Oklahoma:
    • Ponca City Utility Authority: 49.36%
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 47.95%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 2.69%
  • Tonkawa, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 51.48%
    • Tonkawa, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 48.52%

* 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 Kay County, Oklahoma?

By total revenue, Oklahoma Gas & Electric is the largest electricity provider in Kay County, Oklahoma.

How many power plants are in Kay County, Oklahoma?

Kay County, Oklahoma is home to 4 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

There are 7 electricity providers serving consumers in Kay County, Oklahoma.

What electricity companies offer service in Kay County, Oklahoma?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-04