Wharton County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wharton County, Texas Electricity Overview

Wharton County produces 204.59 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 47 highest county out of 254 counties for production per capita in the state.

Wharton County ranks 131st in the United States out of 3221 counties for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuels, with 8,068,748 of the county's 8,504,780 megawatt hours coming from those fuel types.

Wharton County generates 436,032 megawatt hours from solar energy, ranking it 15th in the state out of 254 counties for total megawatt hours generated by solar power.

Residents of Wharton County are paying, on average, 27.59% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 10.47 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in Wharton County is 15.18% lower than the Texas average monthly residential expense.

When calculating by customer count, TXU Energy is the largest provider in Wharton County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    635,543 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.29 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,504,780 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    436,032 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    8,068,748 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    204.59 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    228,642,346 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,500.18 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 7280 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Texas Plans

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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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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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El Campo, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in El Campo are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.53% below Texas' average rate of 12.71 cents and 27.53% below the national average of 14.46 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $125.95 per month. Solar power usage for electricity generation in the city has increased by 417,928 megawatt hours each year during the course of the last year, which is a 100.00% increase from the year prior.

El Campo is the 1851st highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks El Campo as the 1851st highest polluting city in Texas. Solar is the fuel of choice in El Campo, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. El Campo has one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in El Campo

El Campo residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.095/kWh$125.95/mo.$113.66/mo.
683rd10.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of El Campo
839th$125.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for El Campo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in El Campo, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED8.80101.871,766,079155,477,800
APG&EBUNDLED6.4988.41314,40720,393,000
ATG Clean EnergyBUNDLED4.9774.93335,71016,674,800
Accent EnergyBUNDLED13.31169.14100,19713,341,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED6.6187.377,6525,130,000

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Wharton, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Wharton are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.70% below Texas' average rate of 12.71 cents and 27.68% below the national average of 14.46 cents. TXU Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The national average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Wharton average is 3.03% below at $125.92 per month.

Wharton's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 48,790,711.41 kilograms, which is 285th highest amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 486th worst in Texas for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,655.58 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wharton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.095/kWh$125.92/mo.$113.44/mo.
487th10.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wharton
685th$125.92Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wharton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wharton, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED8.80101.871,766,079155,477,800
APG&EBUNDLED6.4988.41314,40720,393,000
ATG Clean EnergyBUNDLED4.9774.93335,71016,674,800
Accent EnergyBUNDLED13.31169.14100,19713,341,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED6.6187.377,6525,130,000

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East Bernard, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in East Bernard are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.71% below Texas' average rate of 12.71 cents and 27.69% below the national average of 14.46 cents. TXU Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The national average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the East Bernard average is 3.04% below at $125.91 per month.

East Bernard's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 12,544,082.29 kilograms, which is 669th highest amount in the state out of 1870 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 58th worst in Texas for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,655.58 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Bernard

East Bernard residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.095/kWh$125.91/mo.$113.41/mo.
342nd10.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Bernard
532nd$125.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Bernard Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Bernard, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED8.80101.871,766,079155,477,800
APG&EBUNDLED6.4988.41314,40720,393,000
ATG Clean EnergyBUNDLED4.9774.93335,71016,674,800
Accent EnergyBUNDLED13.31169.14100,19713,341,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED6.6187.377,6525,130,000

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Electricity Production in Wharton County, Texas

Power Plants in Wharton County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wharton County TX Natural Gas 6,346,5142,261,101,386.88356.27
Colorado Bend Energy CenterExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Wharton County TX Natural Gas 1,722,234798,568,705.76463.68
Aktina SolarHecate Energy Ramsey , LLC (100.00%)
El Campo TX Solar 417,928
Cascade Solar (TX)Cypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Wharton County TX Solar 18,104

Wharton County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Wharton County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 228,642,345.72 kilograms, which is the 1118th highest amount of any county in the country. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 5,500.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Wharton County is the 147th highest polluting county in Texas. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Wharton County, with 94.87% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Wharton County has 4 power producing plants, which is 568th most in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
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94.87%
SOLAR
Solar
5.13%

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Wharton County, Texas?

The largest electricity company in Wharton County, Texas by total revenue is TXU Energy.

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

Wharton County, Texas has 53 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

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

Wharton County, Texas is home to 4 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Wharton County, Texas?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27