Polk County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Polk County, Texas Electricity Overview

The average monthly residential electricity cost in Polk County is 1.60% lower than the nationwide average monthly residential bill.

Polk County has a population of 50,123 citizens.

Over 100.00% of Polk County's electricity production comes from sustainable fuel types, putting Polk County at 917th in the US for total sustainable electricity generation.

Polk County is 97th in Texas out of 254 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 1.86 megawatt hours per person per year.

With total generation of 93,110 megawatt hours, Polk County is ranked 144th highest producer of electricity in Texas out of 254 counties for total production.

Polk County is ranked as the 67th highest consuming county out of 254 counties in Texas with 766,305.92 megawatt hours being used by citizens living there.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    766,306 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.29 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    93,110 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    93,110 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.86 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    249,031,167 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,968.4 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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
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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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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 18.5¢ / 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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  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 18.5¢ / 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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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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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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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
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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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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Feb 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

West Livingston CDP, TX Electricity Overview

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West Livingston CDP's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 19.61% below the average nationwide electricity rate of 14.46 cents. Sam Houston Electric has an estimated 716 total residential customers, more than all other providers who operate in the city.

The consumption of electricity in West Livingston CDP accounts for 46,126,931.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 298th largest emissions amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Averaging 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 486th worst in Texas for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in West Livingston CDP, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in West Livingston CDP

West Livingston CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.116/kWh$145.57/mo.$135.47/mo.
1659th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of West Livingston CDP
1755th$135.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for West Livingston CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in West Livingston CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.471,027,859119,484,000

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Livingston, TX Electricity Overview

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Livingston's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 18.24% below the average nationwide electricity rate of 14.46 cents. Livingston Electric Company has an estimated 3,473 total residential customers, more than all other providers who operate in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Livingston accounts for 31,897,486.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 372nd largest emissions amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Averaging 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 486th worst in Texas for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Livingston, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Livingston

Livingston residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.094/kWh$234.15/mo.$90.08/mo.
1675th11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Livingston
1733rd$131.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Livingston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Livingston, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy TexasBUNDLED12.41158.426,551,108813,095,172
Livingston Electric CompanyBUNDLED11.90122.730,237.193,597,052.27
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.471,027,859119,484,000

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Onalaska, TX Electricity Overview

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Onalaska's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 19.61% below the average nationwide electricity rate of 14.46 cents. Sam Houston Electric has an estimated 128 total residential customers, more than all other providers who operate in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Onalaska accounts for 17,079,859.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 563rd largest emissions amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Averaging 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 1742nd worst in Texas for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Onalaska, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Onalaska

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.116/kWh$145.57/mo.$135.47/mo.
1659th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Onalaska
1755th$135.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Onalaska Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Onalaska, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.471,027,859119,484,000

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Electricity Production in Polk County, Texas

Power Plants in Polk County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
RC Thomas Hydroelectric ProjectEast Texas Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
Polk County TX Conventional Hydroelectric 93,110

Polk County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Polk County results in 249,031,167.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1055th highest amount of any county in the US. This total also results in a ranking of 163rd worst in the state for pollution per person from electricity consumption. The county is home to one power generation plant. When it comes to electricity production, Polk County's primary fuel is Conventional Hydroelectric, accounting for 93,110 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of production in the county.

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100.00%

Polk County, Texas Net Metering

Approximately 1.85% of the electric companies in Polk County offer net metering to their consumers. Consumers in Texas have restricted net metering regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 23 electricity providers in Polk County that report energy loss. Together, these 23 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 5.24% of electricity generated. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Texas average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 2043rd best in the US and a state rank of 111th best out of 3221 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Polk County:

  • Corrigan, Texas:
    • Bulb Energy: 1.59%
    • Clearview Electric: 1.59%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.59%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.59%
    • Stream Energy: 1.59%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.59%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.59%
    • APG&E: 1.59%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.59%
    • AmeriPower: 1.59%
    • Direct Energy: 1.59%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.59%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.59%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.59%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.59%
    • Penstar Power: 1.59%
    • Alliance Power: 1.59%
    • YEP Energy: 1.59%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.59%
    • Accent Energy: 1.59%
    • Discount Power: 1.59%
    • Pulse Power: 1.59%
    • Liberty Power: 1.59%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.59%
    • IGS Energy: 1.59%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.59%
    • ENGIE: 1.59%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.59%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.59%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.59%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.59%
    • Spark Energy: 1.59%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.59%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.59%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.59%
    • TXU Energy: 1.59%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.59%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.59%
    • Summer Energy: 1.59%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.59%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.59%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.59%
    • Volt Electric: 1.59%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.59%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.59%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.59%
    • Payless Power: 1.59%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.59%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.59%
    • Heritage Power: 1.59%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.59%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.59%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.59%
    • North American Power: 1.59%
    • Oncor Electric: 1.59%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.59%
    • Our Energy: 1.59%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.59%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.59%
    • First Choice Power: 1.59%
    • Entergy Texas: 1.21%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.59%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.59%
  • Goodrich, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 1.99%
    • Entergy Texas: 98.01%
  • Livingston, Texas:
    • Entergy Texas: 9.48%
    • Livingston Electric Company: 45.46%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 45.06%
  • Onalaska, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 100.00%
  • Seven Oaks, Texas:
    • Entergy Texas: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Polk County, Texas has one electricity plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Polk County, Texas by total customer count is Sam Houston Electric.

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

Polk County, Texas has 54 electricity providers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Polk County, Texas?

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-10-25