Hays County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hays County, Texas Electricity Overview

There was a 29.79% rise in the use of non-renewable fuel types over the course of the previous year in Hays County.

Hays County is the 22nd most populous county in Texas.

Averaging generation of 12.57 megawatt hours per citizen each year, Hays County is 114 out of 254 counties in production per capita in the state.

There was a 5.43% rise in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the preceding 12 months in Hays County.

Residents of Hays County pay about 16.94% less than the $148.45 Texas average monthly residential electricity bill.

The 3,029,992 megawatt hours of electricity produced by non-renewable fuels places Hays County at 326th out of 3221 counties in the nation in non-renewable power production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,685,555 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.29 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,029,992 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,029,992 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    12.57 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,488,109,314 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,173.01 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 3997 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Texas Plans

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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San Marcos, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, San Marcos' residential electricity rate is 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 18.66% below the state's average rate of 12.71 cents. Generation from non-renewable fuel sources amounts to 44.85 megawatt hours per resident in the city. Residents of San Marcos consume 65.91% less megawatt hours than is produced within the city.

Emitting 424,567,977.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions, San Marcos ranks 55th worst out of 1870 cities in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 6,284.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 9th worst in Texas for emissions per capita from electricity use. The city has one electricity producing plant in the city. For electricity production purposes, San Marcos' main fuel source is Natural Gas, accounting for 3,029,992 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Marcos

San Marcos residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.106/kWh$0.101/kWh$123.12/mo.$116.29/mo.
105th10.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Marcos
148th$121.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Marcos Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Marcos, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED8.80101.871,766,079155,477,800
APG&EBUNDLED6.4988.41314,40720,393,000
ATG Clean EnergyBUNDLED4.9774.93335,71016,674,800
Accent EnergyBUNDLED13.31169.14100,19713,341,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED6.6187.377,6525,130,000

Zips with electric coverage in San Marcos, Texas include: 78666, 78640, 78655, 78656

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Kyle, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Kyle's residential electricity rate is 10.33 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 18.73% below the state's average rate of 12.71 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $124.85 per month. Selling an estimated 22,389.08 megawatt hours, Pedernales Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 258,443,159.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Kyle ranks 79th worst out of 1870 cities in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 486th worst in Texas for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Kyle must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kyle

Kyle residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.104/kWh$0.103/kWh$130.38/mo.$122.75/mo.
76th10.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kyle
304th$124.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kyle Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kyle, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.854,856,111501,480,300

Zips with electric coverage in Kyle, Texas include: 78666, 78640, 78610

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Buda, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Buda's residential electricity rate is 10.33 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 18.73% below the state's average rate of 12.71 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $124.85 per month. Selling an estimated 6,659.24 megawatt hours, Pedernales Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 85,444,542.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Buda ranks 198th worst out of 1870 cities in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 486th worst in Texas for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Buda must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Buda

Buda residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.104/kWh$0.103/kWh$130.38/mo.$122.75/mo.
76th10.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Buda
304th$124.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Buda Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Buda, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.854,856,111501,480,300

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Electricity Production in Hays County, Texas

Power Plants in Hays County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hays Energy ProjectVistra Energy (100.00%)
San Marcos TX Natural Gas 3,029,9921,245,601,009.8411.09

Hays County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 232nd worst ranked county in the US, Hays County releases 1,488,109,313.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use each year. Averaging 6,173.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 1009th worst for emissions per capita. The county is home to one power plant. Hays County's primary fuel source is Natural Gas, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel type.

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Hays County, Texas Net Metering

Out of the 3 companies in Hays County, 100.00% of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. The state has heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 3 suppliers is 5.89%. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Hays County a rank of 245th best in the state out of 254 counties.

Providers In Each City in Hays County:

  • Bear Creek, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Buda, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Dripping Springs, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Hays, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Kyle, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Mountain City, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Niederwald, Texas:
    • Accent Energy: 1.45%
    • AEP Texas: 1.45%
    • Discount Power: 1.45%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.45%
    • YEP Energy: 1.45%
    • Pulse Power: 1.45%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.45%
    • First Choice Power: 1.45%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.45%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.45%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.45%
    • Summer Energy: 1.45%
    • Texpo Energy: 1.45%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.45%
    • Spark Energy: 1.45%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.45%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.45%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.45%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.45%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.45%
    • TXU Energy: 1.45%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.45%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.45%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.45%
    • Heritage Power: 1.45%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.45%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.45%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.45%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.45%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.45%
    • IGS Energy: 1.45%
    • Liberty Power: 1.45%
    • North American Power: 1.45%
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 9.00%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.45%
    • Our Energy: 1.45%
    • ENGIE: 1.45%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.45%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.45%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.45%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.45%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.45%
    • Payless Power: 1.45%
    • Volt Electric: 1.45%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.45%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.45%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.45%
    • Penstar Power: 1.45%
    • Alliance Power: 1.45%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.45%
    • Bulb Energy: 1.45%
    • AmeriPower: 1.45%
    • Bluebonnet Electric: 1.23%
    • APG&E: 1.45%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.45%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.45%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.45%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.45%
    • Direct Energy: 1.45%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.45%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.45%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.45%
    • Stream Energy: 1.45%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.45%
  • San Marcos, Texas:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.30%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.30%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.30%
    • ENGIE: 1.30%
    • First Choice Power: 1.30%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.30%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.30%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.30%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.30%
    • Heritage Power: 1.30%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.30%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.30%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.30%
    • TXU Energy: 1.30%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.30%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.30%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.30%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.30%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.30%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.30%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.30%
    • San Marcos Utilities: 9.24%
    • Stream Energy: 1.30%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.30%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.30%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.30%
    • Direct Energy: 1.30%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.30%
    • Penstar Power: 1.30%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.30%
    • Alliance Power: 1.30%
    • Bulb Energy: 1.30%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.30%
    • Bluebonnet Electric: 1.99%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.30%
    • APG&E: 1.30%
    • AmeriPower: 1.30%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.30%
    • Discount Power: 1.30%
    • AEP Texas: 1.30%
    • Accent Energy: 1.30%
    • YEP Energy: 1.30%
    • Pulse Power: 1.30%
    • North American Power: 1.30%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.30%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.30%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.30%
    • Payless Power: 1.30%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.30%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.30%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.30%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.30%
    • Volt Electric: 1.30%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.30%
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 8.10%
    • Our Energy: 1.30%
    • Texpo Energy: 1.30%
    • Summer Energy: 1.30%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.30%
    • IGS Energy: 1.30%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.30%
    • Liberty Power: 1.30%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.30%
    • Spark Energy: 1.30%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.30%
  • Uhland, Texas:
    • Pogo Energy: 1.43%
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 8.06%
    • Our Energy: 1.43%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.43%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.43%
    • AmeriPower: 1.43%
    • APG&E: 1.43%
    • Bluebonnet Electric: 3.15%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.43%
    • Stream Energy: 1.43%
    • Alliance Power: 1.43%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.43%
    • Penstar Power: 1.43%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.43%
    • Bulb Energy: 1.43%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.43%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.43%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.43%
    • Direct Energy: 1.43%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.43%
    • First Choice Power: 1.43%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.43%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.43%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.43%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.43%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.43%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.43%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.43%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.43%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.43%
    • Heritage Power: 1.43%
    • Liberty Power: 1.43%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.43%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.43%
    • IGS Energy: 1.43%
    • Spark Energy: 1.43%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.43%
    • Accent Energy: 1.43%
    • AEP Texas: 1.43%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.43%
    • YEP Energy: 1.43%
    • Discount Power: 1.43%
    • North American Power: 1.43%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.43%
    • ENGIE: 1.43%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.43%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.43%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.43%
    • Payless Power: 1.43%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.43%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.43%
    • Volt Electric: 1.43%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.43%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.43%
    • Pulse Power: 1.43%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.43%
    • TXU Energy: 1.43%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.43%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.43%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.43%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.43%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.43%
    • Summer Energy: 1.43%
    • Texpo Energy: 1.43%
  • Wimberley, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Woodcreek, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, San Marcos Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in Hays County, Texas.

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

Hays County, Texas has 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located within Hays County, Texas?

Hays County, Texas is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Hays County, Texas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Pedernales Electric Cooperative27,756
2San Marcos Utilities22,201
3Bluebonnet Electric501

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-10-18