San Jacinto County, Texas Electric Profile

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As the 1056th highest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the nation, San Jacinto County produces 307,122 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

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Emitting 192,709,096.21 kilograms of CO2 gases, San Jacinto County has the 85th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 254 counties in the state.

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Hydroelectric power accounts for 26.79% of the electricity produced in the county after a 5312.37% in electricity generated using hydroelectric power.

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San Jacinto County has a population of 28,859 residents.

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While many counties attempt to decrease non-renewable fuel types, San Jacinto County’s usage of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity purposes has increased by 44.56% within the previous 12 months.

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The average monthly residential electricity bill in San Jacinto County totals $135.55. In contrast, the Texas average bill is $134.11

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    412,755 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    307,122 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    82,268 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    224,854 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.64 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    192,709,096 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,677.61 kg

Cleveland, TX Electric Overview

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Cleveland averages a residential electricity rate of 11.54 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. Entergy Texas is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers. The electricity grid in the city experiences an average of 0.88 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting about 81.2 minutes each. The countrywide averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes a outage.

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 45,794,376.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 293rd worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Cleveland must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cleveland

Cleveland 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.
996th11.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cleveland
1028th$120.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cleveland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cleveland, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Mid-South Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.91139.61No DataIcon representing missing value.452,67649,391,000
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Zips with electric coverage in Cleveland, Texas include: 77327, 77328, 77372

Shepherd, TX Electric Overview

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Shepherd's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour . This is below both the Texas and the United States average rates of 11.91 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With 127 residential customers, Entergy Texas is the largest electricity provider in the city. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $135.55. This is 1.08% more than the state average of $134.11.

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 18,190,496.67 kilograms. The residents of Shepherd must rely on electricity from outside city limits because there are no power producing plants in the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shepherd

Shepherd 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 Shepherd
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shepherd Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shepherd, 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

Coldspring, TX Electric Overview

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Coldspring's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.61% below Texas's average price of 11.91 cents and 16.41% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Entergy Texas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Coldspring average is 12.73% more at $135.55 per month.

Electricity use in Coldspring creates 5,845,728.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 968th most of any city in Texas. The city also ranks 786th 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 14,717.23 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Coldspring

Coldspring 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 Coldspring
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Coldspring Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Coldspring, 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

Energy Production in San Jacinto County, Texas

Power Plants in San Jacinto County, Texas

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San Jacinto County Peaking FacilityEast Texas Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
San Jacinto County TX Natural Gas 224,854150,751,472.06670.44No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
RC Thomas Hydroelectric ProjectEast Texas Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
San Jacinto County TX Conventional Hydroelectric 82,268No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

San Jacinto County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

San Jacinto County emits 6,677.61 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 25th worst polluting county out of 254 counties in Texas and 849th out of 3220 counties nationally. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions for the county from electricity consumption is 192,709,096.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 1243rd highest in the nation. The county has 2 power generation plants within its borders. This is the 1044th most plants within a county and the 1022nd highest number of power plants per citizen, out of 3220 counties, in the nation. San Jacinto County's top fuel consumed for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They generate 224,854 megawatt hours from this fuel.

NATURAL GAS
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73.21%
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Conventional Hydroelectric
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26.79%

San Jacinto County, Texas Net Metering

There are 2 companies in San Jacinto County providing electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Residents of Texas have highly restricted net metering regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

San Jacinto County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 4.78% of their energy lost per year. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned San Jacinto County a rank of 1886th best in the US out of 3220.

Power Companies in San Jacinto County, Texas

Providers In Each City in San Jacinto County:

  • Cleveland, Texas:
    • Sam Rayburn Municipal Power Authority: 13.06%
    • Sam Houston Electric: 14.33%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.27%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 1.21%
    • Entergy Texas: 14.33%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 14.27%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.27%
    • Penstar Power: 14.27%
  • Coldspring, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%
  • Point Blank, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%
  • Shepherd, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in San Jacinto County, Texas?

San Jacinto County, Texas has 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

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

The largest electricity provider in San Jacinto County, Texas by megawatt hours sold is Entergy Texas.

Which electricity companies offer service in San Jacinto County, Texas?

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1Entergy Texas13,015
2Sam Houston Electric5,444

How many power plants are located in San Jacinto County, Texas?

There are 2 active power plants located in San Jacinto County, Texas

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16