Hampton County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hampton County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

While the national average residential rate of electricity is 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Hampton County's average rate is 0.13% below that at 13.97 cents per kilowatt hour.

With a national average residential electric bill of $123.86, Hampton County consumers, on average, pay about 22.55% more than the rest of the country per month for electricity.

Emitting 35,193,338.43 kilograms of CO2 gases, Hampton County has the 2437th worst pollution level from electricity use of any county in the nation and 41st worst in the state.

With total production of 159,134 megawatt hours, Hampton County is the 1180th highest producer of electricity in the country out of 3221 counties.

Hampton County had a 23.15% increase over the last year in the usage of renewable fuel types for electricity generation.

The largest electricity provider in Hampton County by total customers is Dominion Energy.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    294,295 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    159,134 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    159,134 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    8.57 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    35,193,338 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,896.09 kg

Hampton, SC Electricity Overview

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Residents of Hampton are billed an average residential electricity price of 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.46% more than the state's average rate of 13.30 cents. This ranks the city 353rd out of 475 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Hampton average is 25.43% higher at $155.36 per month. The city has an average of 1.16 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages go on for an average of 127.95 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

For every person in the city there are 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 6th worst in South Carolina out of 475 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. Total emissions in the city are 11,122,118.38 kilograms, which is the 154th highest total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hampton

Hampton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.048/kWh$254.27/mo.$65.51/mo.
353rd14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hampton
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hampton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hampton, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED14.96155.368,232,3151,231,386,000

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Estill, SC Electricity Overview

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Residents of Estill are billed an average residential electricity price of 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.46% more than the state's average rate of 13.30 cents. This ranks the city 353rd out of 475 cities in the state for best average electricity price. With 100.00% of its electricity production coming from renewable fuels, the city ranks 4th in the state out of 475 cities for total electricity generation from renewable fuel sources. Production from renewable fuel types totals 22.06 megawatt hours generated per person in the city.

For every person in the city there are 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 472nd worst in South Carolina out of 475 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. Total emissions in the city are 0 kilograms, which is the 472nd highest total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. About 100.00% of Estill's electricity is generated using Solar. Estill has one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Estill

Estill residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.048/kWh$254.27/mo.$65.51/mo.
353rd14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Estill
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Estill Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Estill, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED14.96155.368,232,3151,231,386,000

Varnville, SC Electricity Overview

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Residents of Varnville are billed an average residential electricity price of 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.46% more than the state's average rate of 13.30 cents. This ranks the city 353rd out of 475 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Varnville average is 25.43% higher at $155.36 per month. The city has an average of 1.16 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages go on for an average of 127.95 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

For every person in the city there are 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 6th worst in South Carolina out of 475 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. Total emissions in the city are 6,890,428.94 kilograms, which is the 207th highest total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Varnville

Varnville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.048/kWh$254.27/mo.$65.51/mo.
353rd14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Varnville
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Varnville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Varnville, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED14.96155.368,232,3151,231,386,000

Electricity Production in Hampton County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Hampton County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hampton County SC Solar 43,044
Estill SC Solar 40,175
Hampton County SC Solar 21,855
Estill Solar IICypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Hampton County SC Solar 18,859
Southern Current One, LLCSouthern Current One, LLC (100.00%)
Hampton County SC Solar 18,841
Hampton Solar IHampton Solar I, LLC (100.00%)
Hampton County SC Solar 12,907
SCE&G Curie CSGCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Hampton County SC Solar 3,453

Hampton County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For every person in the county there are 1,896.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. Total emissions in the county are 35,193,338.43 kilograms, which is the 41st worst total amount of pollution for a county in the state. About 100.00% of electricity in Hampton County comes from production using Solar. Hampton County has 7 power generation plants in the county. This is the 295th most power plants within a single county.

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Hampton County, South Carolina Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Hampton County include Dominion Energy, Palmetto Electrictric Cooperative, and Edisto Electric Cooperative Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and South Carolina has commendable laws and regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Hampton County is 4.72%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including Dominion Energy, Palmetto Electrictric Cooperative, and Edisto Electric Cooperative. The national average is 2.76%, resulting in Hampton County having a rank of 1624th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Hampton County:

  • Brunson, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Estill, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Furman, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Gifford, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Hampton, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Luray, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Scotia, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Varnville, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Yemassee, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Hampton County, South Carolina?

By total customer count, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Hampton County, South Carolina.

How many electric companies offer service in Hampton County, South Carolina?

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Hampton County, South Carolina.

How many power plants are located in Hampton County, South Carolina?

There are 7 active electricity plants located in Hampton County, South Carolina

What electricity companies offer service in Hampton County, South Carolina?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy33,981
2Palmetto Electrictric Cooperative27,918
3Edisto Electric Cooperative495

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27