Electric Rates & Providers in Polk County, OR

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Polk County, Oregon Electricity Overview

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Polk County is Portland General Electric.

Polk County is 29th in the state rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 10,908 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

Polk County is ranked 19th out of 36 for highest polluting county in Oregon when considering pollution per person. The county emits 2,063.05 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Polk County is 1425th in the country out of 3230 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 0.12 megawatt hours per person per year.

Polk County has the 30th largest electricity generation in Oregon out of 36 counties, producing 10,908 megawatt hours.

The use of renewable fuel sources for electricity generation in Polk County rose by 16.83% last year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,134,156 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,908 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    10,908 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    184,878,385 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,063.05 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Dallas

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Dallas Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

13.98¢ per kWh

  • 0.7% higher than last month
  • 20.94% higher than April last year
  • 4.27% lower than the Oregon average
  • 17.35% lower than the US average
  • 293rd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 31 since April last year
  • 9,718th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 897 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,001 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.8¢ per kWh

  • 1.6% higher than last month
  • 22.52% higher than April last year
  • 4.65% lower than the Oregon average
  • 20.59% lower than the US average
  • 293rd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 76 since April last year
  • 6,542nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 310 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,004 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$106.26 per month

  • 18.19% lower than last month
  • 7.09% higher than April last year
  • 5.99% lower than the Oregon average
  • 5.76% lower than the US average
  • 156th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 13 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 14 since April last year
  • 13,610th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 7,763 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,552 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$114.21 per month

  • 0.52% higher than last month
  • 12.63% higher than April last year
  • 3.91% lower than the Oregon average
  • 16.07% lower than the US average
  • 145th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since April last year
  • 7,541st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 134 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,429 since April last year

Dallas, OR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Dallas is roughly 12.80 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 4.65% below the state's average rate of 13.43 cents, resulting in the city ranking 293rd lowest for average electricity price out of 427 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 3,317.33 megawatt hours a year, PacifiCorp is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The Oregon average monthly residential electricity bill is $119.71, while the Dallas average is 4.59% below at $114.21 per month. This ranks the city 145th in the state for average monthly bill total.

Electricity use in Dallas creates 34,710,479.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 43rd highest of any city in Oregon. This total also equates to a ranking of 154th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dallas

Dallas 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$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$68.82/mo.
293rd12.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dallas
145th$114.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dallas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dallas, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.85114.265,796,390.39744,648,960

Monmouth, OR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Monmouth is roughly 11.13 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 17.08% below the state's average rate of 13.43 cents, resulting in the city ranking 50th lowest for average electricity price out of 427 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 30,479.61 megawatt hours a year, City of Monmouth Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The Oregon average monthly residential electricity bill is $119.71, while the Monmouth average is 20.75% below at $94.87 per month. This ranks the city 7th in the state for average monthly bill total.

Electricity use in Monmouth creates 22,361,939.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 58th highest of any city in Oregon. This total also equates to a ranking of 154th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monmouth

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.078/kWh$133.39/mo.$57.34/mo.
50th11.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monmouth
7th$94.87Average residential monthly electricity bill for Monmouth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Monmouth, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Monmouth UtilitiesBUNDLED11.0792.9144,719.294,950,776.45
Consumers Power IncBUNDLED13.33153.4250,153.9633,350,075.29

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Independence, OR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Independence is roughly 12.77 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 4.87% below the state's average rate of 13.43 cents, resulting in the city ranking 163rd lowest for average electricity price out of 427 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 2,047.05 megawatt hours a year, PacifiCorp is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The Oregon average monthly residential electricity bill is $119.71, while the Independence average is 4.89% below at $113.85 per month. This ranks the city 17th in the state for average monthly bill total.

Electricity use in Independence creates 20,518,407.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 69th highest of any city in Oregon. This total also equates to a ranking of 154th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Independence

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.097/kWh$163.57/mo.$68.79/mo.
163rd12.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Independence
17th$113.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Independence Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Independence, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Monmouth UtilitiesBUNDLED11.0792.9144,719.294,950,776.45
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.85114.265,796,390.39744,648,960

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Electricity Production in Polk County, Oregon

Power Plants in Polk County, Oregon

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Grand Ronde SolarNorWest Energy 14, LLC (100.00%)
Polk County OR Solar 3,784
Steel Bridge Solar, LLCSteel Bridge Solar. LLC (100.00%)
Polk County OR Solar 3,779
Valley Creek SolarSP Solar 8, LLC (100.00%)
Polk County OR Solar 3,345

Polk County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 184,878,384.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Polk County due to electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 2576th worst in the United States for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county has the 786th most electricity generation plants of any county in the United States, with 3 total plants. In Polk County, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

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Polk County, Oregon Net Metering

Polk County has 5 out of 5 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. At the state level, Oregon has highly favorable net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Polk County is 5.29%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Portland General Electric, Salem Electric, and PacifiCorp. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Polk County a rank of 16th best in Oregon out of 36 counties.

Providers In Each City in Polk County:

  • Dallas, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Falls City, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Independence, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 98.29%
    • City of Monmouth Utilities: 1.71%
  • Monmouth, Oregon:
    • Consumers Power Inc: 3.31%
    • City of Monmouth Utilities: 96.69%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Polk County, Oregon?

By total revenue, Portland General Electric is the largest electricity provider in Polk County, Oregon.

What electricity companies offer service in Polk County, Oregon?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Portland General Electric42,660
2Salem Electric16,463
3PacifiCorp8,843
4City of Monmouth Utilities4,801
5Consumers Power Inc1,939

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

Polk County, Oregon has 5 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

How many power plants are located in Polk County, Oregon?

Polk County, Oregon has 3 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-21