Newton County, Texas Electric Profile

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Newton County, Texas Overview

Newton County's ability to generate 273,824 megawatts of electricity from the use of hydroelectric power sources, has given rise to its ranking of 146th highest hydroelectric energy generating county in the nation out of 3221 counties.

Newton County uses only 66.48% of the electricity produced in the county.

The monthly residential electricity bill average in Newton County is $120.45, compared to the US average bill of $123.86. Newton County residents enjoy a 2.76% lower average expense each month compared to their fellow countrymen.

Over 100.00% of Newton County's electricity generation comes from sustainable fuel sources, putting Newton County at 592nd in the United States for total renewable electricity production.

Averaging generation of 22.41 megawatt hours per resident each year, Newton County is 663rd out of 3221 counties in generation per capita in the US.

Newton County averages 22.41 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 65th highest in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    182,039 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    273,824 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    273,824 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    22.41 MWh

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
  • 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 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%

Newton, TX Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Newton home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.11% lower than the average state rate of 12.20 cents. Selling an estimated 18,774.72 megawatt hours per year, City of Newton Utilities is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $123.65 per month, while the national average is $123.86. Customers in Newton have a 8.46% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

Newton is the 791st highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 9,328,966.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 1409th worst in the state in this category. All of the 24,332.42 megawatt hours of electricity used in Newton must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Newton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.119/kWh$140.04/mo.$123.65/mo.
1735th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newton
1610th$123.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newton, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Newton UtilitiesBUNDLED12.59126.479,989.221,258,134.51
Deep East Texas ElectricBUNDLED9.98114.62545,23554,399,000
Jasper-Newton Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.55122.06260,69430,122,100

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Deweyville CDP, TX Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Deweyville CDP home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.27% lower than the average state rate of 12.20 cents. Jasper-Newton Electric Cooperative has an estimated 136 residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Deweyville CDP average is 1.46% below at $122.06 per month.

Deweyville CDP is the 1192nd highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 3,261,996.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 1409th worst in the state in this category. All of the 8,508.15 megawatt hours of electricity used in Deweyville CDP must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Deweyville CDP

Deweyville CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.116/kWh$141.14/mo.$122.06/mo.
1624th11.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Deweyville CDP
1527th$122.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Deweyville CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Deweyville CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Jasper-Newton Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.55122.06260,69430,122,100

Zips with electric coverage in Deweyville CDP, Texas include: 77632, 77612, 77614

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South Toledo Bend CDP, TX Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call South Toledo Bend CDP home are billed a residential electricity price of 9.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.20% lower than the average state rate of 12.20 cents. Deep East Texas Electric has an estimated 80 residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the South Toledo Bend CDP average is 7.46% below at $114.62 per month.

South Toledo Bend CDP is the 1296th highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 2,479,345.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 145th worst in the state in this category. All of the 6,466.79 megawatt hours of electricity used in South Toledo Bend CDP must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Toledo Bend CDP

South Toledo Bend CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.100/kWh$132.02/mo.$114.62/mo.
10th9.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Toledo Bend CDP
284th$114.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Toledo Bend CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Toledo Bend CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Deep East Texas ElectricBUNDLED9.98114.62545,23554,399,000

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Energy Production in Newton County, Texas

Power Plants in Newton County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cottonwood Energy Project
Newton County TX Natural Gas 5,626,3842,214,054,835.86393.51
Toledo BendSabine River Authority of TX (50.00%)Sabine River Authority of LA (50.00%)
Newton County TX Conventional Hydroelectric 273,824

Newton County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Newton County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 0 kilograms, which is the 2950th largest amount of any county in the country. The county also ranks 2950th highest in pollution per person in the county, averaging 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the county. This is, most likely, the more important of the two metrics. The county is home to 2 electricity generation plants, which is 979th highest in the country. For electricity production purposes, Newton County's primary fuel is Conventional Hydroelectric, making up 100.00%, or 273,824 megawatt hours of production in the county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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100.00%

Newton County, Texas Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Newton County, 66.67% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Newton County is about 7.40% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Newton County a rank of 2759th best in the United States out of 3221.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Newton County, Texas?

By total revenue, Jasper-Newton Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Newton County, Texas.

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Newton County, Texas.

How many power plants are in Newton County, Texas?

There are 2 electricity plants in Newton County, Texas

Which electricity companies offer service in Newton County, Texas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Jasper-Newton Electric Cooperative9,409
2Deep East Texas Electric3,083
3City of Newton Utilities1,025

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-30