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Hagerstown Light Department

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About Hagerstown Light Department

Hagerstown Light Department provides electricity in Hagerstown, Maryland. Recently, the company reported a customer base of 17,600 accounts, 46 of which are industrial accounts, 2,568 are commercial customers and 14,986 are residential customers. Hagerstown Light Department averages 9.10 cents per kilowatt hour billed to their customers for residential electricity. Thankfully for their customers, this rate is below both the Maryland and the nationwide average prices of 16.79 and 15.73 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. In 2022 the company sold 314,410 megawatt hours via retail sales to end users. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of the total electricity sourced by the company and 325,134 megawatt hours were procured on wholesale channels. They made $24,006,800 in 2022, all of which came from sales to retail customers.

The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer of Hagerstown Light Department is $78.91, while the state average is $148.19. Consumers of the provider pay 51.17% less compared to the rest of the state. The company does not have ownership in any electricity plants and all of the electricity that they sell to their consumers must be purchased from other providers.

Hagerstown Light Department Net Metering

Hagerstown Light Department offers net metering choices to consumers. Net metering makes solar panel purchases more economically viable as it allows consumers to sell electricity into the grid.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Suppliers must report these losses. Hagerstown Light Department reported a yearly loss of approximately 3.22% of the electricity that they transmit. The state average for energy loss is 0.33% and the US average is 2.87%. This leaves Hagerstown Light Department with a ranking of best out of 52 electricity suppliers in Maryland and 410th best out of 3517 suppliers in the country.

Hagerstown Light Department Rate & Electric Bills

Hagerstown Light Department residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.098/kWh$0.071/kWh$105.02/mo.$50.36/mo.
160th9.10¢Hagerstown Light Department's Average residential price per kWh
274th$78.91Average monthly electricity bill for Hagerstown Light Department's residential customers

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Hagerstown Light Department Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:425 East Baltimore Street
    Hagerstown, Maryland 21740
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Nancy Hausrath

Hagerstown Light Department Contact

Hagerstown Light Department Service

  • Outage Phone:(301) 790-2600
  • States Served:
    • Maryland
  • Counties Served:
    • Washington County
  • Major Cities Served:
Energy provider of the year for Maryland, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy provider of the year for Maryland, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Maryland, Major Provider Category
Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy Loss

Hagerstown Light Department's energy loss due to business operations.


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410 National Rank

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Hagerstown Light Department State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Hagerstown Light Department County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Washington County155,5904119.84$170.46/mo

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Hagerstown Light Department FAQ:

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Hagerstown Light Department customers?

Hagerstown Light Department's current average bundled electricity rate is 9.10 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Maryland bundled rate of 16.79 cents and the average United States rate of 15.73 cents.

How much is the average bundled bill for Hagerstown Light Department customers each month?

Hagerstown Light Department currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $78.91, compared to the Maryland average of $148.19 and the US of $148.19 for bundled service.

Who is the CEO of Hagerstown Light Department?

Hagerstown Light Department's CEO is Nancy Hausrath.

What is the phone number for Hagerstown Light Department?

The Hagerstown Light Department phone number is (301) 790-4160.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-18