Matagorda County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Matagorda County, Texas Electricity Overview

Matagorda County is the 48th highest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3221 counties in the nation, with a population of 36,255 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 22,541,260.4.

Roughly 98.23% of Matagorda County's electricity is produced using non-renewable fuels, making it the 2nd highest ranked county in Texas out of 254 counties for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel types.

At an average residential rate of 10.48 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Matagorda County benefit from a 27.50% discount from the US average.

Matagorda County had a 2.03% rise over the last year in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production.

After a 2.03% rise in electricity generated by wind, Matagorda County's total electric production is now 1.77% wind powered.

Matagorda County uses non-renewable sources to produce 610.75 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 27th highest county in the US for non-renewable generation per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    554,285 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.29 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    22,541,260 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    398,551 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    22,142,709 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    621.74 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    6,884 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    0.19 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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Bay City, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Bay City are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.49 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.47% below Texas' average rate of 12.71 cents and 27.48% below the national average of 14.46 cents. TXU Energy has an estimated 78 residential customers, more than all other vendors who operate in the city. The city is the 50th highest generating city in the state out of 1870 cities, averaging 0.02 megawatt hours produced per citizen per year.

Bay City is the 164th highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 102,287,662.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 5,663.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Bay City as the 28th highest polluting city in Texas. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Bay City, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Bay City has one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bay City

Bay City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.095/kWh$125.70/mo.$113.45/mo.
698th10.49¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bay City
382nd$125.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bay City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bay City, 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

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Palacios, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Palacios are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.54% below Texas' average rate of 12.71 cents and 27.54% below the national average of 14.46 cents. With an estimated 52 residential customers, TXU Energy is the largest provider in the city. Citizens in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $125.57. This is 15.41% less than the Texas average bill of $148.45.

Palacios' electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 24,856,285.69 kilograms, which is 441st highest amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 486th worst in Texas for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,655.58 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Palacios

Palacios residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.095/kWh$125.57/mo.$113.19/mo.
557th10.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Palacios
375th$125.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Palacios Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Palacios, 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

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Van Vleck CDP, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Van Vleck CDP are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.56% below Texas' average rate of 12.71 cents and 27.56% below the national average of 14.46 cents. With an estimated 64 residential customers, Jackson Electric Cooperative is the largest provider in the city. Citizens in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $125.46. This is 15.48% less than the Texas average bill of $148.45.

Van Vleck CDP's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 10,875,685.41 kilograms, which is 722nd highest amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 58th worst in Texas for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,655.58 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Van Vleck CDP

Van Vleck CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.095/kWh$125.46/mo.$113.10/mo.
552nd10.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Van Vleck CDP
360th$125.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Van Vleck CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Van Vleck CDP, 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

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Electricity Production in Matagorda County, Texas

Power Plants in Matagorda County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Matagorda County TX Nuclear 22,142,337
Peyton Creek Wind Farm LLCRWE Renewables Americas (100.00%)
Matagorda County TX Wind 398,551
HEB00292Texas Microgrid, LLC (100.00%)
Bay City TX Natural Gas 372.4279,944.56751.73

Matagorda County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Matagorda County's primary fuel is Nuclear, with 98.23% of electricity generation using this fuel source. When combined with Wind (1.77%) and Natural Gas (0.00%), these three fuel types make up 100.00% county's electricity production. The county emits 0.19 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 192nd highest polluting county out of 254 counties in Texas. A total of 6,883.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. This is enough to rank 190th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. Matagorda County has 3 electricity generation plants, which is 50th highest in Texas.

NUCLEAR
Nuclear
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98.23%
WIND
Wind
1.77%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.00%

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Matagorda County, Texas by total revenue is TXU Energy.

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

Matagorda County, Texas has 53 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

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

Matagorda County, Texas is home to 3 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Matagorda County, Texas?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27