Hamilton County, TN: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Hamilton County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hamilton County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

With a population of 374,682 residents, Hamilton County is the 4th largest county in the state and the 202nd largest in the country.

With 374,682 residents within its borders and 19,431,470 megawatt hours produced per year, Hamilton County has a megawatt hour per capita production rate of 51.86 megawatt hours. The city is 397th highest megawatt hour per capita amount in the US.

Hamilton County is 9th in Tennessee rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 11,740 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

The monthly residential electric bill average in Hamilton County is $132.64, compared to the Tennessee average bill of $143.46. Hamilton County consumers enjoy a 7.54% lower average bill each month compared to their fellow statesmen.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 16.07 cents, while residents of Hamilton County enjoy an average rate that is 25.33% below that at 12.00 cents per kilowatt hour.

Hamilton County is ranked 12th out of 3230 counties in the country for total power generated by nuclear power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    5,318,973 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    19,431,470 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    11,740 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    19,419,730 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    51.86 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Chattanooga

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Chattanooga Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

12.97¢ per kWh

  • 8.76% higher than last month
  • 5% higher than March last year
  • 1.53% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 22.44% lower than the US average
  • 173rd in the state out of 501 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 47 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 25 since March last year
  • 6,877th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,220 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 87 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.05¢ per kWh

  • 0.43% higher than last month
  • 3.09% lower than March last year
  • 1.64% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 25.03% lower than the US average
  • 168th in the state out of 501 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 11 since March last year
  • 4,728th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 30 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,870 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$127.94 per month

  • 27.13% lower than last month
  • 15.95% higher than March last year
  • 2.59% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 6.12% higher than the US average
  • 115th in the state out of 501 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 195 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 66 since March last year
  • 20,807th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 8,085 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 10,670 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$131 per month

  • 1.13% higher than last month
  • 5.22% lower than March last year
  • 7.79% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 3.59% lower than the US average
  • 51st in the state out of 501 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 9 since March last year
  • 14,107th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,031 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,392 since March last year

Chattanooga, TN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Chattanooga home spend, on average, 12.05 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is lower than both the state and the United States average prices of 12.25 and 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Producing 0.06 megawatt hours per capita living in the city, Chattanooga ranks as the 9th highest producing city in Tennessee out of 505 cities. More electricity is consumed in Chattanooga than is generated, with electricity usage amounting to 22257.80% of production.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Chattanooga averages 4,206.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. A total of 774,324,543.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. Around 100.00% of Chattanooga's electricity is generated using Solar. Chattanooga has one electricity producing plant in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chattanooga

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.104/kWh$197.04/mo.$89.51/mo.
168th12.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chattanooga
51st$131Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chattanooga Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chattanooga, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EPBBUNDLED12.01130.972,100,500252,278,000

Zips with electric coverage in Chattanooga, Tennessee include: 37421, 37343, 37363, 37379, 37415, 37412, 37405, 37411, 37377, 37416, 37406 and 11 other zip code(s).

East Ridge, TN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call East Ridge home spend, on average, 12.05 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is lower than both the state and the United States average prices of 12.25 and 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. EPB sells an estimated 79,364.1 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The electricity grid in the city has an average of 0.7 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting around 93.34 minutes per outage. The US averages of these two data points are 1.27 outages a year and 137.24 minutes each outage.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. East Ridge averages 4,225.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 92,824,795.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 311,842.8 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Ridge

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.104/kWh$197.04/mo.$89.51/mo.
168th12.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Ridge
51st$131Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Ridge Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Ridge, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EPBBUNDLED12.01130.972,100,500252,278,000

Zips with electric coverage in East Ridge, Tennessee include: 30741, 37412, 37411, 37404

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Soddy-Daisy, TN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Soddy-Daisy home spend, on average, 12.05 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is lower than both the state and the United States average prices of 12.25 and 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. EPB sells an estimated 231,078.74 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The electricity grid in the city has an average of 0.7 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting around 93.34 minutes per outage. The US averages of these two data points are 1.27 outages a year and 137.24 minutes each outage.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Soddy-Daisy averages 4,225.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 55,313,723.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 185,825.21 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Soddy-Daisy

Soddy-Daisy residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.104/kWh$197.04/mo.$89.51/mo.
168th12.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Soddy-Daisy
51st$131Average residential monthly electricity bill for Soddy-Daisy Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EPBBUNDLED12.01130.972,100,500252,278,000

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Electricity Production in Hamilton County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Hamilton County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hamilton County TN Nuclear 19,419,730
Volkswagen Solar SystemSR Enterprise South (100.00%)
Chattanooga TN Solar 11,740

There is 1 Nuclear Power Plant in Hamilton County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hamilton County TN Nuclear 19,419,730

Hamilton County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Hamilton County averages 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption. A total of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. This is enough to rank 2931st worst in the United States for total pollution. The county has 2 power producing plants, which is 331st most in the United States. Hamilton County has about 99.94% of its electricity generated from Nuclear.

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99.94%
SOLAR
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0.06%

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Hamilton County is 5.56%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including EPB, Volunteer Electric Cooperative, and Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Hamilton County is ranked as the 2242nd best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Hamilton County:

  • Chattanooga, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Collegedale, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • East Ridge, Tennessee:
    • North Georgia Electric: 8.01%
    • EPB: 91.99%
  • Lakesite, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Lookout Mountain, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Red Bank, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Ridgeside, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Signal Mountain, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Walden, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 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 Hamilton County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1EPB157,574
2Volunteer Electric Cooperative4,221
3Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative723

How many electric companies offer service in Hamilton County, Tennessee?

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Hamilton County, Tennessee.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Hamilton County, Tennessee?

The largest electricity company in Hamilton County, Tennessee by megawatt hours sold is EPB.

How many power plants are within Hamilton County, Tennessee?

Hamilton County, Tennessee is home to 2 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-22