San Saba County, Texas Electric Profile

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San Saba County citizens deal with outages that are on average 241.8 minutes per occurrence, with roughly 2.13 outages a year.

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The average monthly residential electric cost in San Saba County is 15.61% lower than the Texas average and 5.88% lower than the national average.

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Residents of San Saba County are paying, on average, 16.56% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Pedernales Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in San Saba County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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No electricity production takes place in San Saba County, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from outside of their borders.

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San Saba County is ranked 1213th out of 3220 for highest polluting county in the US based on pollution per capita. The county emits 5,680.98 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    86,601 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    34,398,331 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,680.98 kg

San Saba, TX Electric Overview

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San Saba's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.72 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.02% below Texas's average price of 11.91 cents and 20.32% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in the city deal with 2.13 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 241.8 minutes. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. Selling 34,150.41 megawatt hours, San Saba, Texas Electric Utility is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in San Saba creates 17,770,104.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 541st 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 44,738.1 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Saba

San Saba residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.106/kWh$117.35/mo.$101.53/mo.
242nd10.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Saba
134th$108.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Saba Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Saba, Texas

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Central Texas Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.16117.71No DataIcon representing missing value.453,09450,544,800
Hamilton County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.60106.72No DataIcon representing missing value.216,70922,977,200
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.85No DataIcon representing missing value.4,856,111501,480,300
San Saba, Texas Electric UtilityBUNDLED6.2362.57No DataIcon representing missing value.16,606.851,035,428.25

Richland Springs, TX Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour for Richland Springs, which is 5.78% less than Texas's average price of 11.91 cents. This means the city is 649th out of 1749 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Richland Springs is home to 249 residents, which is the 1460th largest population for a city in Texas. Customers in Richland Springs experience 2.13 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 241.8 minutes.

Richland Springs has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,414,563.92 kilograms, which is 1443rd highest in the state out of 1749 cities. The city averages 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 36th highest city in Texas in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Richland Springs

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.106/kWh$121.16/mo.$101.53/mo.
649th11.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Richland Springs
276th$113.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Richland Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Richland Springs, Texas

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Central Texas Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.16117.71No DataIcon representing missing value.453,09450,544,800
Hamilton County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.60106.72No DataIcon representing missing value.216,70922,977,200
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.85No DataIcon representing missing value.4,856,111501,480,300

San Saba County, Texas Details

San Saba County, Texas Net Metering

There are 3 companies in San Saba County offering electricity. Of those 3, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. At the state level, Texas has restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 3 companies is 5.67%. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned San Saba County a rank of 227th best in the state out of 254 counties.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in San Saba County, Texas?

By total revenue, Pedernales Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity company in San Saba County, Texas.

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

San Saba County, Texas has 3 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

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

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1Pedernales Electric Cooperative17,832
2Central Texas Electric Cooperative4,685
3Hamilton County Electric Cooperative3,316

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16