Polk County, Texas Electric Profile

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Polk County ranks 66th out of 254 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents using 734,474.26 megawatt hours.

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At an average residential price of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Polk County benefit from a 16.41% discount from the national average price.

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No electricity generation takes place in Polk County.

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On average, Polk County residents are accountable for 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, while the statewide average pollution per person is 5,680.98.

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Polk County is the 66th most populated county in the state, with 51,353 citizens living within its borders.

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The largest electricity company in Polk County by customer count is Entergy Texas.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    734,474 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    291,735,345 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,680.98 kg

West Livingston CDP, TX Electric Overview

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The residential electricity rate is, on average, 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of West Livingston CDP, which is 5.61% below Texas's average rate of 11.91 cents and 16.41% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $135.55 per month. Entergy Texas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Electricity consumption in West Livingston CDP creates 47,419,136.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 286th most of any city in Texas. Additionally, the city ranks 786th worst in Texas in pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not generate electricity in the city limits, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of electricity plants in a city.

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 December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.094/kWh$180.12/mo.$90.08/mo.
673rd11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of West Livingston CDP
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for West Livingston CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in West Livingston CDP, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Livingston, TX Electric Overview

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Livingston averages a residential electricity rate of 11.39 cents per kilowatt hour paid by customers within the city borders , which is less than both the Texas and the US average rates of 11.91 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With 3,218 total residential customers, Livingston Electric Company is the largest vendor in the city.

Emissions in Livingston average 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 36th highest polluting city out of 1749 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 29,058,210.64 kilograms, which is the 399th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Texas. The residents of Livingston have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity plants inthe city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Livingston

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.094/kWh$180.12/mo.$90.08/mo.
900th11.39¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Livingston
1630th$132.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Livingston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Livingston, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Livingston Electric CompanyBUNDLED11.90122.7No DataIcon representing missing value.30,237.193,597,052.27
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Onalaska, TX Electric Overview

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On average, citizens living in Onalaska are charged a residential electricity rate of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.61% below the state's average price of 11.91 cents and 16.41% lower than the nationwide average of 13.45 cents. Entergy Texas has 111 total residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $135.55 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Onalaska averages 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 786th worst in Texas out of 1749 cities for emissions efficiency. At 5,680.98 kilograms per person and 2,779 citizens in the city, the city emits 15,787,442.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 598th worst rank in Texas for total emissions. The electricity sold in Onalaska has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Onalaska

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.094/kWh$180.12/mo.$90.08/mo.
673rd11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Onalaska
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Onalaska Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Onalaska, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Polk County, Texas Details

Polk County, Texas Net Metering

Out of the 2 suppliers in Polk County, only one of them offers net metering to their customers. At the state level, Texas has restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Polk County is about 3.85% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Polk County a rank of 28th best in Texas out of 254.

Power Companies in Polk County, Texas

Providers In Each City in Polk County:

  • Corrigan, Texas:
    • Sam Rayburn Municipal Power Authority: 33.33%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Goodrich, Texas:
    • Sam Rayburn Municipal Power Authority: 33.33%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Livingston, Texas:
    • Sam Rayburn Municipal Power Authority: 27.94%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 27.94%
    • Entergy Texas: 27.94%
    • Livingston Electric Company: 16.18%
  • Onalaska, Texas:
    • Sam Rayburn Municipal Power Authority: 33.33%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Seven Oaks, Texas:
    • Sam Rayburn Municipal Power Authority: 33.33%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Polk County, Texas by megawatt hours sold is Entergy Texas.

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

There are 2 electricity companies serving customers in Polk County, Texas.

What electricity companies offer service in Polk County, Texas?

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1Entergy Texas23,048
2Sam Houston Electric9,643

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16