Arlington County, Virginia Electric Profile

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Residents of the county deal with an average of 1.24 power outages a year, with outages lasting on average 145.44 minutes.

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No electricity production takes place in Arlington County.

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Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Arlington County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Arlington County had a 4.15% increase in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the last year.

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Citizens of Arlington County use enough electricity to release 4,742.73 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per capita, which is the 1703rd highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the US.

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Emitting 1,123,277,232.57 kilograms of CO2 gases, Arlington County has the 313th highest pollution level from electricity use of any county in the nation.


  • Total Consumption

    3,326,629 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.05 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    1,123,277,233 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,742.73 kg

Arlington CDP, VA Electric Overview

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Arlington CDP's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 191st out of 593 cities in Virginia. Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Arlington CDP deal with 1.24 electrical outages each year with outages lasting on average 145.44 minutes.

The electricity sold in Arlington CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation plants within its borders. The city residents average 4,742.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 1,107,256,296.7 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arlington CDP

Arlington CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
191st11.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arlington CDP
165th$133.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arlington CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arlington CDP, Virginia

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Dominion Energy11.91133.22No DataIcon representing missing value.37,495,11330,745,8563,662,768,502

Zips with electric coverage in Arlington CDP, Virginia include: 22204, 22201, 22207, 22101, 22202, 22203, 22206, 22205, 22209, 22213, 22211 and 1 other zip code(s).

Arlington County, Virginia Details

Arlington County, Virginia Net Metering

Dominion Energy is the only provider we have covering Arlington County. Fortunately for consumers they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs more viable.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Arlington County averages out to about 1.98% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The nationwide average is 2.72%, meaning Arlington County ranks 2949th worst in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Arlington County, Virginia


What electricity companies offer service in Arlington County, Virginia?

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1Dominion Energy3,582

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Arlington County, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Arlington County, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-10-11