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Benton County, Oregon Electricity Overview

With 97,630 residents within its borders and 35,076 megawatt hours produced a year, Benton County has a megawatt hour per capita production rate of 0.36 megawatt hours. The city is 1085th largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the nation.

At $147.11, the average monthly residential electric bill in Benton County is 6.59% higher than the nationwide average.

As the 14th highest producer of electricity out of 36 counties in Oregon, Benton County generates 35,076 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

Over the last 12 months, Benton County saw a 11.14% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

Benton County is the 7th worst polluting county in Oregon when considering pollution per person.

Benton County produces 35,076 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 427th in the nation out of 3230 counties for natural gas production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,235,607 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    35,076 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    35,076 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.36 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    205,879,358 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,108.77 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Corvallis

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Corvallis Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.06¢ per kWh

  • 0.91% higher than last month
  • 20.24% higher than April last year
  • 3.71% lower than the Oregon average
  • 16.86% lower than the US average
  • 300th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 9 since April last year
  • 10,172nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 589 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,111 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.89¢ per kWh

  • 1.55% higher than last month
  • 20.95% higher than April last year
  • 4.04% lower than the Oregon average
  • 20.08% lower than the US average
  • 300th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 34 since April last year
  • 6,674th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 74 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,934 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$112.41 per month

  • 17.94% lower than last month
  • 6.12% higher than April last year
  • 0.55% lower than the Oregon average
  • 0.3% lower than the US average
  • 223rd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 49 since April last year
  • 18,891st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 5,038 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,706 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$120.45 per month

  • 0.45% higher than last month
  • 11.31% higher than April last year
  • 1.34% higher than the Oregon average
  • 11.48% lower than the US average
  • 220th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 58 since April last year
  • 10,230th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 28 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,882 since April last year

Corvallis, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living in Corvallis are paying a residential electricity rate of 12.89 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 4.04% lower than the state's average rate of 13.43 cents. Non-renewable fuel sources are regularly used in electricity production in the city, resulting in about 0.59 megawatt hours being produced from these fuel sources per capita per year. With an estimated 367 residential customers, PacifiCorp is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Corvallis' electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 125,931,145.17 kilograms, which is 10th largest amount in Oregon out of 427 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per resident in the city, which is 2,119.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Corvallis as the 3rd highest polluting city in the state. Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in Corvallis. Corvallis has one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Corvallis

Corvallis residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.099/kWh$171.38/mo.$75.38/mo.
300th12.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Corvallis
220th$120.45Average residential monthly electricity bill for Corvallis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Corvallis, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers Power IncBUNDLED13.33153.4250,153.9633,350,075.29
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.85114.265,796,390.39744,648,960

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Philomath, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living in Philomath are paying a residential electricity rate of 12.87 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 4.14% lower than the state's average rate of 13.43 cents. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $119.46 per month, while the nationwide average is $138.02. Consumers in Philomath have a 0.21% reduction compared to the rest of the United States. With an estimated 58 total residential customers, PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city.

Philomath's electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 11,196,472.89 kilograms, which is 99th largest amount in Oregon out of 427 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per resident in the city, which is 2,091.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Philomath as the 27th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Philomath

Philomath residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.099/kWh$170.05/mo.$74.34/mo.
298th12.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Philomath
206th$119.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Philomath Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Philomath, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers Power IncBUNDLED13.33153.4250,153.9633,350,075.29
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.85114.265,796,390.39744,648,960

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Adair Village, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living in Adair Village are paying a residential electricity rate of 13.32 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 0.82% lower than the state's average rate of 13.43 cents. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $153.33 per month, while the US average is $138.02. Patrons in the city pay a 11.09% markup compared to the rest of the United States. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Power Inc.

Adair Village's electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 2,204,573.59 kilograms, which is 220th largest amount in Oregon out of 427 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per resident in the city, which is 2,091.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Adair Village as the 27th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Adair Village

Adair Village residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.094/kWh$215.58/mo.$88.96/mo.
313th13.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Adair Village
414th$153.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Adair Village Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Adair Village, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers Power IncBUNDLED13.33153.4250,153.9633,350,075.29

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Electricity Production in Benton County, Oregon

Power Plants in Benton County, Oregon

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oregon State University Energy CenterOregon State University (100.00%)
Corvallis OR Natural Gas 35,0767,470,848212.99

Benton County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Benton County has the 1175th highest amount of total CO2 pollution from electricity use of all of the counties in the nation, emitting 205,879,358.02 kilograms. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 2,108.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 7th highest county in Oregon for CO2 pollution per capita. The county has one electricity generation plant. Benton County's primary fuel source used for electricity production is Natural Gas. The county produces 35,076 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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Benton County, Oregon Net Metering

Of the 2 electricity providers in Benton County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. Many net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Oregon has some of the best regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar panels.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Benton County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 6.51% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average is 2.87%, meaning Benton County ranks 2592nd best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Benton County, Oregon

Providers In Each City in Benton County:

  • Adair Village, Oregon:
    • Consumers Power Inc: 100.00%
  • Corvallis, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 84.05%
    • Consumers Power Inc: 15.95%
  • Monroe, Oregon:
    • Consumers Power Inc: 3.79%
    • PacifiCorp: 96.21%
  • Philomath, Oregon:
    • Consumers Power Inc: 13.41%
    • PacifiCorp: 86.59%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Benton County, Oregon?

Benton County, Oregon has 2 electricity providers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Benton County, Oregon?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Power Inc4,563
2PacifiCorp3,409

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Benton County, Oregon?

By total megawatt hours sold, Consumers Power Inc is the largest electricity supplier in Benton County, Oregon.

How many power plants are located within Benton County, Oregon?

There is one power plant in Benton County, Oregon

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-07