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Union County, Oregon Electricity Overview

Residents of Union County are paying, on average, 26.88% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 11.79 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

The largest electricity provider in Union County by customer count is Oregon Trail Electric Coop.

Citizens of Union County pay roughly 15.22% less than the $138.02 nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill.

No electricity generation takes place in Union County, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

Residents in Union County deal with an average of 1.34 outages lasting 124.06 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes per outage.

Union County has a population of 26,255 residents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    332,284 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.66 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    54,915,635 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,091.63 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in La Grande

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La Grande Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.86¢ per kWh

  • 1.99% higher than last month
  • 16.82% higher than April last year
  • 11.89% lower than the Oregon average
  • 23.93% lower than the US average
  • 92nd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 6,106th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 101 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,343 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.82¢ per kWh

  • 1.32% higher than last month
  • 13.59% higher than April last year
  • 11.98% lower than the Oregon average
  • 26.69% lower than the US average
  • 93rd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 10 since April last year
  • 3,931st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 253 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,633 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$110.07 per month

  • 16.98% lower than last month
  • 2.53% higher than April last year
  • 2.62% lower than the Oregon average
  • 2.37% lower than the US average
  • 195th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 10 since April last year
  • 17,152nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 5,168 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 793 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$116.52 per month

  • 0.19% higher than last month
  • 6.4% higher than April last year
  • 1.97% lower than the Oregon average
  • 14.37% lower than the US average
  • 179th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 14 since April last year
  • 8,382nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 188 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,528 since April last year

La Grande, OR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for La Grande is around 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 11.98% below the state's average rate of 13.43 cents, ranking the city at 93rd best for average electricity rate out of 427 cities in Oregon. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the La Grande average is 15.58% less at $116.52 per month. Oregon Trail Electric Coop is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. La Grande averages 2,091.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 27th highest in the state out of 427 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 27,634,560.04 kilograms, the city ranks 48th worst in Oregon for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 167,211.28 megawatt hours of electricity used in La Grande must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in La Grande

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.090/kWh$163.84/mo.$72.85/mo.
93rd11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of La Grande
179th$116.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for La Grande Residents

Electric Companies With Service in La Grande, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Oregon Trail Electric CoopBUNDLED11.83116.58299,046.2635,382,222.91

Union, OR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Union is around 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 11.98% below the state's average rate of 13.43 cents, ranking the city at 93rd best for average electricity rate out of 427 cities in Oregon. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Union average is 15.58% less at $116.52 per month. Oregon Trail Electric Coop is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Union averages 2,091.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 27th highest in the state out of 427 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 4,030,562.91 kilograms, the city ranks 171st worst in Oregon for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 24,388.14 megawatt hours of electricity used in Union must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Union

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.090/kWh$163.84/mo.$72.85/mo.
93rd11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Union
179th$116.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Union Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Union, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Oregon Trail Electric CoopBUNDLED11.83116.58299,046.2635,382,222.91

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Elgin, OR Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Elgin is around 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 11.98% below the state's average rate of 13.43 cents, ranking the city at 93rd best for average electricity rate out of 427 cities in Oregon. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Elgin average is 15.58% less at $116.52 per month. Oregon Trail Electric Coop is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Elgin averages 2,091.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 27th highest in the state out of 427 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 3,179,271.21 kilograms, the city ranks 194th worst in Oregon for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 19,237.14 megawatt hours of electricity used in Elgin must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elgin

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.090/kWh$163.84/mo.$72.85/mo.
93rd11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elgin
179th$116.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elgin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elgin, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Oregon Trail Electric CoopBUNDLED11.83116.58299,046.2635,382,222.91

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Union County, Oregon Details

Union County, Oregon Net Metering

Of the 2 electric suppliers in Union County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. Many net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Oregon has great laws and regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Union County averages out to about 3.27% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the Oregon average is 2.01%, resulting in a rank of 459th best in the nation and a state rank of 3rd best out of 3230 and 36 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Union County, Oregon

Providers In Each City in Union County:

  • Cove, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • Elgin, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • Imbler, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • Island City, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • La Grande, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • North Powder, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • Summerville, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • Union, Oregon:
    • Oregon Trail Electric Coop: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Union County, Oregon?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Oregon Trail Electric Coop9,096
2Umatilla Electric Cooperative627

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

Union County, Oregon has 2 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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

By total customer count, Oregon Trail Electric Coop is the largest electricity supplier in Union County, Oregon.

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-07-04