Wood County, Texas Electric Profile

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When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Wood County experienced a 0.54% decrease during the course of the preceding year.

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When calculating by customer count, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest supplier in Wood County.

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Wood County residents have an average residential electricity expense of $138.57, which is 3.33% higher than the state average bill of $134.11.

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Wood County is ranked 1122nd out of 3220 for highest polluting county in the country based on pollution per person. The county emits 5,680.98 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Wood County is 11.67 cents. This is around 13.25% below the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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No electricity generation takes place in Wood County, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    651,320 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    258,706,130 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,680.98 kg

Mineola, TX Electric Overview

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On average, citizens living in Mineola are charged a residential electricity rate of 11.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.38% below the state's average price of 11.91 cents and 12.66% lower than the nationwide average of 13.45 cents. Southwestern Electric Power Company has 179 total residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $139.42 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Mineola 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 4,685 citizens in the city, the city emits 26,615,389.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 419th worst rank in Texas for total emissions. The electricity sold in Mineola 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 Mineola

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1250th11.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mineola
1695th$139.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mineola Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mineola, Texas

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Farmers Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.57148.25No DataIcon representing missing value.957,055110,741,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000
Wood County ElectricBUNDLED11.18121.04No DataIcon representing missing value.427,77047,823,000

Holly Lake Ranch CDP, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Holly Lake Ranch CDP's inhabitants pay a residential electricity rate of 11.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.38% below the average state rate of 11.91 cents. The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $134.11, while the Holly Lake Ranch CDP average is 3.97% more at $139.42 per month. This is the 1696th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. Southwestern Electric Power Company has 157 total residential customers, more than any other vendor who operates in the city.

Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city limits, Holly Lake Ranch CDP must rely on neighboring cities or rural areas to bring in the megawatt hours they consume each year. For every citizen in the city there are 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 36th worst in Texas out of 1749 cities for emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount of 14,367,197.4 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Holly Lake Ranch CDP

Holly Lake Ranch CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1247th11.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Holly Lake Ranch CDP
1696th$139.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Holly Lake Ranch CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Holly Lake Ranch CDP, Texas

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Farmers Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.57148.25No DataIcon representing missing value.957,055110,741,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000
Wood County ElectricBUNDLED11.18121.04No DataIcon representing missing value.427,77047,823,000

Quitman, TX Electric Overview

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Citizens living in Quitman are paying an average residential electricity price of 11.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.38% less than the average Texas rate of 11.91 cents, a welcome state of affairs for consumers living in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $134.11, while the Quitman average is 3.97% higher at $139.42 per month. This ranks the city 1696th in the state for average monthly bill total. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Southwestern Electric Power Company.

Quitman is the 692nd worst ranked city in Texas out of 1749 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 12,015,271.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Quitman

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1247th11.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Quitman
1696th$139.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Quitman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Quitman, Texas

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Farmers Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.57148.25No DataIcon representing missing value.957,055110,741,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000
Wood County ElectricBUNDLED11.18121.04No DataIcon representing missing value.427,77047,823,000

Wood County, Texas Details

Wood County, Texas Net Metering

Roughly 50.00% of the electricity suppliers in Wood County offer net metering to their customers. At the state level, Texas has heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The single company in Wood County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 5.89%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Texas average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 2525th best in the country and a state rank of 232nd best out of 3220 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Wood County:

  • Alba, Texas:
    • Wood County Electric: 24.61%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 24.22%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 0.39%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 24.61%
    • Oncor Electric: 0.39%
    • MP2 Energy: 0.39%
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative: 24.61%
    • Ambit Energy: 0.39%
    • Penstar Power: 0.39%
  • Hawkins, Texas:
    • Wood County Electric: 25.00%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 25.00%
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
  • Mineola, Texas:
    • Wood County Electric: 25.00%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 25.00%
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative: 24.99%
  • Quitman, Texas:
    • Wood County Electric: 25.00%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 25.00%
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
  • Yantis, Texas:
    • Wood County Electric: 33.33%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative: 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 provider in Wood County, Texas?

By total customer count, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity company in Wood County, Texas.

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

Wood County, Texas is home to 4 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Wood County, Texas?

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1Southwestern Electric Power Company10,450
2Farmers Electric Cooperative6,719
3Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative5,360
4Wood County Electric5,182

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16