Marion County, Texas Electric Profile

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The county is ranked as the 783rd highest generator of electricity in the country out of 3220 counties for electricity generation, generating 700,852 megawatt hours.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Marion County is Southwestern Electric Power Company.

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With a nationwide average residential electric bill of $120.24, Marion County consumers, on average, pay about 19.93% more than their fellow Americans per month for electricity.

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Marion County’s average residential price per kilowatt hour is 9.90% below the United States average price, at 12.12 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents.

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Marion County ranks 167th out of 254 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population using 140,936.45 megawatt hours.

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Marion County had a 0.14% rise in CO2 emissions per capita within the preceding year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    140,936 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    700,852 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    700,852 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    71.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    88,895,949 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,021.31 kg

Jefferson, TX Electric Overview

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Jefferson averages a residential electricity rate of 12.12 cents per kilowatt hour paid by customers within the city borders, ranking the city at 1478th out of 1749 cities in the state. Southwestern Electric Power Company sells 2,798.28 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other electricity provider. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $144.2. This is 7.53% more than the Texas average of $134.11.

Around 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 786th highest polluter in Texas out of 1749 cities. A total of 14,270,620.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 643rd worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Jefferson must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jefferson

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1478th12.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jefferson
1724th$144.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jefferson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jefferson, Texas

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Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000

Pine Harbor CDP, TX Electric Overview

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Pine Harbor CDP's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.12 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 1478th out of 1749 cities in Texas. Pine Harbor CDP has the 1121st highest population in Texas, with 715 citizens living within its borders. Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city based on total residential customers.

Around 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are emitted in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 36th highest polluter in Texas out of 1749 cities. This comes to a total pollution amount of 4,061,900.41 kilograms. The residents of Pine Harbor CDP must rely on electricity from outside city limits because there are no power producing plants in the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pine Harbor CDP

Pine Harbor CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1478th12.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pine Harbor CDP
1724th$144.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pine Harbor CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pine Harbor CDP, Texas

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Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000

Avinger, TX Electric Overview

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Avinger's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.00 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 0.76% higher than the state's average rate of 11.91 cents. With 34 total residential customers, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $141.3 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24.

Electricity use in Avinger creates 2,005,385.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1343rd most of any city in Texas. The city also ranks 36th worst in Texas in pollution per resident, averaging 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 5,048.77 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Avinger

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1425th12.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Avinger
1704th$141.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Avinger Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Avinger, Texas

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Bowie-Cass Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.77135.51No DataIcon representing missing value.464,59654,678,800
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000

Energy Production in Marion County, Texas

Power Plants in Marion County, Texas

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Marion County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Marion County residents emit 9,021.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 15th highest polluting county out of 254 counties in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions for Marion County from electricity consumption is 88,895,948.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 1894th highest in the United States. About 100.00% of Marion County’s electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Marion County has the 107th highest electricity plant of any county in Texas, with one total plants. This equates to the 75th most power plants per citizen in the state.

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Marion County, Texas Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electric providers in Marion County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more affordable.

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity provider in Marion County, Texas.

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Marion County, Texas.

What electricity companies offer service in Marion County, Texas?

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1Southwestern Electric Power Company7,305
2Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative3,239

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

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

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16