Lake County, SD: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Lake County, South Dakota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lake County, South Dakota Electricity Overview

On average, Lake County residents are accountable for 2,499.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, making them the 2472nd highest polluting county based on per capita emissions.

Emitting 28,386,956.47 kilograms of CO2 gases, Lake County has the 2565th worst pollution level from electricity use out of 3230 counties in the US.

The electricity consumed by customers in Lake County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation plants.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 16.07 cents, while residents of Lake County enjoy an average rate that is 18.93% below that at 13.03 cents per kilowatt hour.

Lake County has a population of 11,358 citizens.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Lake County is Northern States Power Company.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    167,573 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.75 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    28,386,956 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,499.29 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Madison

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Madison Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

10.45¢ per kWh

  • 5.26% lower than last month
  • 1.93% lower than March last year
  • 15.17% lower than the South Dakota average
  • 37.52% lower than the US average
  • 71st in the state out of 488 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 138 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 167 since March last year
  • 1,620th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,924 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,431 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.43¢ per kWh

  • 0.15% lower than last month
  • 0.93% higher than March last year
  • 7.62% lower than the South Dakota average
  • 28.9% lower than the US average
  • 138th in the state out of 488 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 43 since March last year
  • 3,079th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 127 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 314 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$136.96 per month

  • 9.11% higher than last month
  • 9.85% lower than March last year
  • 8.36% higher than the South Dakota average
  • 13.6% higher than the US average
  • 320th in the state out of 488 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 178 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 15 since March last year
  • 23,880th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,398 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,688 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$119.2 per month

  • 1.04% lower than last month
  • 2.73% lower than March last year
  • 3% lower than the South Dakota average
  • 12.27% lower than the US average
  • 278th in the state out of 488 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 33 since March last year
  • 9,823rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 376 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 766 since March last year

Madison, SD Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.43 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Madison, which is 7.62% below the average state price of 12.37 cents and 28.90% below the nationwide average of 16.07 cents. Selling an estimated 84,031.46 megawatt hours, Madison SD Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $119.2 per month, while the state average is $123.97. Consumers in the city have a 3.85% markdown compared to other citizens of South Dakota.

All of the electricity sold in Madison has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 15,965,476.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 2,499.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 409th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Madison

Madison residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.096/kWh$167.83/mo.$92.41/mo.
138th11.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Madison
278th$119.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Madison Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Madison, South Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Madison SD UtilitiesBUNDLED11.33118.7635,1273,980,000
Sioux Valley EnergyBUNDLED12.16153.34331,358.7740,288,600

Lake Madison CDP, SD Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.24 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Lake Madison CDP, which is 1.06% below the average state price of 12.37 cents and 23.85% below the nationwide average of 16.07 cents. With an estimated 94 total residential customers, Sioux Valley Energy is the largest vendor in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $153.32 per month, while the South Dakota average is $123.97. Consumers in the city have a 23.68% markup compared to other citizens of South Dakota.

All of the electricity sold in Lake Madison CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 2,139,393.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 2,499.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 168th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Madison CDP

Lake Madison CDP residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.133/kWh$0.098/kWh$197.50/mo.$124.93/mo.
280th12.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Madison CDP
394th$153.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Madison CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Madison CDP, South Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sioux Valley EnergyBUNDLED12.16153.34331,358.7740,288,600

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Ramona, SD Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.87 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Ramona, which is 12.14% above the average state price of 12.37 cents and 13.69% below the nationwide average of 16.07 cents. With an estimated 67 total residential customers, Northern States Power Company is the largest vendor in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $107.82 per month.

All of the electricity sold in Ramona has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 684,805.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 2,499.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 168th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ramona

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.153/kWh$0.102/kWh$155.63/mo.$67.62/mo.
433rd13.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ramona
88th$107.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ramona Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ramona, South Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED13.94107.04834,106.29116,268,093
Sioux Valley EnergyBUNDLED12.16153.34331,358.7740,288,600

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Lake County, South Dakota Details

Lake County, South Dakota Net Metering

About 50.00% of the electric companies in Lake County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has poor net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in Lake County is 3.27%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Sioux Valley Energy, Madison SD Utilities, and Southeastern Electric Coop. The national average is 2.87%, resulting in Lake County having a rank of 459th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Lake County:

  • Brant Lake, South Dakota:
    • Sioux Valley Energy: 100.00%
  • Madison, South Dakota:
    • Madison SD Utilities: 98.81%
    • Sioux Valley Energy: 1.19%
  • Nunda, South Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Ramona, South Dakota:
    • Sioux Valley Energy: 1.54%
    • Northern States Power Company: 98.46%
  • Wentworth, South Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 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 provider in Lake County, South Dakota?

By total customer count, Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity provider in Lake County, South Dakota.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lake County, South Dakota?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Northern States Power Company143,313
2Sioux Valley Energy5,473
3Madison SD Utilities3,298
4Southeastern Electric Coop183

How many electric companies offer service in Lake County, South Dakota?

Lake County, South Dakota is home to 4 electricity companies operating in the area.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-14