Jefferson County, Oregon Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jefferson County, Oregon Electricity Overview

Jefferson County has seen a 6.02% decline over the past year in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation.

Jefferson County is home to over 24,502 citizens and generates 44,187 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 1.8 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Jefferson County 204th in the United States out of 3221 counties for solar megawatt hours produced per capita.

Jefferson County released 0 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 29th highest polluting county out of 36 counties in Oregon.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Jefferson County's average price is 28.48% below that at 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour.

The county is ranked as the 611th highest producer of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties for electricity generation, generating 1,165,835 megawatt hours.

Jefferson County's ability to provide 1,121,648 megawatts of electricity from the use of hydroelectric energy sources, has given rise to its ranking of 45th highest hydroelectric energy generating county in the country out of 3221 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    302,630 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.35 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,165,835 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,165,835 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    47.58 MWh

Madras, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Madras' residential electricity rate is 10.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 11.32% below the average state rate of 11.34 cents. PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $98.79 per month.

Madras residents average 1,602.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 317th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 11,951,144.41 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Madras must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Madras

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$70.63/mo.
105th10.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Madras
173rd$98.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Madras Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Madras, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.14125.44520,51847,550,000
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.1695.666,026,499612,316,446

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Crooked River Ranch CDP, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Crooked River Ranch CDP's residential electricity rate is 10.16 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.37% below the average state rate of 11.34 cents. PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $95.66 per month.

Crooked River Ranch CDP residents average 1,602.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 40th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 7,873,393.42 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Crooked River Ranch CDP must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Crooked River Ranch CDP

Crooked River Ranch CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$70.63/mo.
137th10.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crooked River Ranch CDP
13th$95.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crooked River Ranch CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crooked River Ranch CDP, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.1695.666,026,499612,316,446

Warm Springs CDP, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Warm Springs CDP's residential electricity rate is 9.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.61% below the average state rate of 11.34 cents. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is PacifiCorp. More electricity is produced in Warm Springs CDP than is consumed, with electricity production totaling 193.58% of consumption.

Warm Springs CDP residents average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 425th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 0 kilograms. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. Warm Springs CDP's primary fuel type utilized for electricity production is Conventional Hydroelectric. They produce 58,220 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Warm Springs CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$70.63/mo.
65th9.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Warm Springs CDP
200th$103.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Warm Springs CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Warm Springs CDP, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.14125.44520,51847,550,000
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.1695.666,026,499612,316,446

Electricity Production in Jefferson County, Oregon

Power Plants in Jefferson County, Oregon

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Round ButteWarm Springs Power Enterprises (33.33%)Portland General Electric (66.67%)
Jefferson County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 748,182
PeltonWarm Springs Power Enterprises (33.33%)Portland General Electric (66.67%)
Jefferson County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 295,218
Warm Springs Power EnterprisesWarm Springs Power Enterprises (100.00%)
Warm Springs CDP OR Conventional Hydroelectric 58,220
Elbe Solar CenterGCL New Energy, Inc. (100.00%)
Jefferson County OR Solar 22,281
Adams Solar CenterGCL New Energy, Inc. (100.00%)
Jefferson County OR Solar 21,906
Opal Springs HydroDeschutes Valley Water District (100.00%)
Jefferson County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 20,028

Jefferson County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Jefferson County residents average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which ranks them 2948th worst in the nation in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. About 96.21% of electricity in Jefferson County comes from production using Conventional Hydroelectric. Jefferson County has 6 electricity plants in the county. This is the 362nd highest amount of power plants in a county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
96.21%
SOLAR
Solar
3.79%

Jefferson County, Oregon Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Jefferson County selling electricity. Of those 3, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Regulations put in place at the state level are favorable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Jefferson County is about 5.90% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 1.78%, resulting in a rank of 2458th best in the country and a state rank of 26th best out of 3221 and 36 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Jefferson County, Oregon

Providers In Each City in Jefferson County:

  • Culver, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Madras, Oregon:
    • Central Electric Cooperative: 10.49%
    • PacifiCorp: 89.51%
  • Metolius, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

There are 3 electricity providers serving consumers in Jefferson County, Oregon.

How many power plants are within Jefferson County, Oregon?

There are 6 active electricity plants in Jefferson County, Oregon

Which electricity companies offer service in Jefferson County, Oregon?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1PacifiCorp7,804
2Central Electric Cooperative4,996
3Wasco Electric535

What electricity company is the largest provider in Jefferson County, Oregon?

By total customer count, PacifiCorp is the largest electricity supplier in Jefferson County, Oregon.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-10-24