Cherokee County, Texas Electric Profile

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Cherokee County, Texas Overview

Cherokee County ranks as the 777th highest pollution level from electricity use out of 3221 counties in the nation, releasing 377,651,852.67 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Usage of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation has increased by 44.83% in Cherokee County power generation facilities.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Cherokee County had a 7.91% increase in the past 12 months.

As the 121st highest generator of electricity in Texas out of 254 counties, Cherokee County produces 307,955 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuel types.

Cherokee County is the 126 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 254 counties in the state, with a population of 50,412 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 307,955.

Citizens in Cherokee County experience an average of 2.13 outages lasting 241.8 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    751,161 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    307,955 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    307,955 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.11 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    377,651,853 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,491.31 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 24009 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Texas Plans

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Jacksonville, TX Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Jacksonville is about 10.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.26% less than the average Texas rate of 12.20 cents and 21.77% lower than the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Customers in Jacksonville deal with 2.13 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 241.8 minutes. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Cherokee County Electric.

Emitting 79,961,757.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Jacksonville is the 207th worst out of 1870 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 1409th highest in the state in emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Within Jacksonville, there are no electricity generating facilities. The inhabitants must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jacksonville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.100/kWh$122.70/mo.$102.16/mo.
462nd10.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jacksonville
383rd$116.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jacksonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jacksonville, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
Cherokee County ElectricBUNDLED10.66126.86281,33229,980,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

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Rusk, TX Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Rusk is about 10.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.26% less than the average Texas rate of 12.20 cents and 21.77% lower than the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Customers in Rusk deal with 2.13 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 241.8 minutes. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Cherokee County Electric.

Emitting 30,192,033.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Rusk is the 391st worst out of 1870 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 145th highest in the state in emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Within Rusk, there are no electricity generating facilities. The inhabitants must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rusk

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.100/kWh$122.70/mo.$102.16/mo.
464th10.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rusk
382nd$116.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rusk Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rusk, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
Cherokee County ElectricBUNDLED10.66126.86281,33229,980,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

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Shadybrook CDP, TX Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Shadybrook CDP is about 10.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.26% less than the average Texas rate of 12.20 cents and 21.77% lower than the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Customers in Shadybrook CDP deal with 2.13 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 241.8 minutes. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Cherokee County Electric.

Emitting 13,710,667.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Shadybrook CDP is the 632nd worst out of 1870 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 1409th highest in the state in emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Within Shadybrook CDP, there are no electricity generating facilities. The inhabitants must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shadybrook CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.100/kWh$122.69/mo.$102.15/mo.
469th10.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Shadybrook CDP
377th$116.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shadybrook CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shadybrook CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
Cherokee County ElectricBUNDLED10.66126.86281,33229,980,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

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Energy Production in Cherokee County, Texas

Power Plants in Cherokee County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cherokee County TX Natural Gas 307,955207,728,152.59674.54

Cherokee County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emitting 377,651,852.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Cherokee County is the 56th worst out of 254 counties in Texas for total emissions from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 7,491.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Cherokee County as the 18th highest polluting county in the state. The county has one electricity producing plant within its borders. Cherokee County's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 99.99% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type.

NATURAL GAS
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99.99%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%

Cherokee County, Texas Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Cherokee County include Cherokee County Electric and Rusk County Electric Cooperative The state of Texas has restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The county has 5 companies who are reporting energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 4.41%. The US average is 2.76%, meaning Cherokee County ranks 1658th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Cherokee County:

  • Alto, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Cuney, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.28%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Gallatin, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Jacksonville, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • New Summerfield, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Reklaw, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.04%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.04%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 11.04%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.04%
    • Oncor Electric: 11.04%
    • Rusk County Electric Cooperative: 11.04%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 5.86%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.04%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 5.84%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.04%
  • Rusk, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Wells, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Cherokee County, Texas?

There is one active electricity plant in Cherokee County, Texas

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Cherokee County, Texas?

By total customer count, Cherokee County Electric is the largest electricity provider in Cherokee County, Texas.

What electricity companies offer service in Cherokee County, Texas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Cherokee County Electric13,535
2Reliant Energy7,964
3Ambit Energy2,510
4Texpo Energy229
5Rusk County Electric Cooperative210
6MP2 Energy87
7Penstar Power18

How many electric companies offer service in Cherokee County, Texas?

Cherokee County, Texas has 7 electricity companies operating in the area.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-30