Charles City County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Charles City County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Solar power usage in Charles City County has risen by 100.00% year over year, with 39,209 megawatt hours being generated from solar energy within the past 12 months compared to 0 the 12 months before.

Charles City County has a population of 6,773 residents.

Charles City County consumes 155.68% more electricity than it produces each year.

Residents of Charles City County are paying, on average, 12.80% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average price, at 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

With 39,209 megawatt generated from solar power and 6,773 consumers in Charles City County, the county averages 5.79 megawatt hours generated from solar per capita, which gives it a ranking of 108th out of 3221 counties in the country.

Charles City County is home to 6,773 citizens and its power generation plants produce 39,209 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a production per capita average of 5.79 megawatt hours per capita per year.


  • Total Consumption

    100,250 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • Total Production

    39,209 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    39,209 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.79 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    18,970,324 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,800.87 kg

Charles City CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Charles City CDP home pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.80% below the average Virginia rate of 12.71 cents. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Charles City CDP deal with 1.16 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

Coming in at as the 645th worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Charles City CDP releases 478,397.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 80th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Charles City CDP

Charles City CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
316th12.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Charles City CDP
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Charles City CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Charles City CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED12.61133.6829,560,7473,727,705,841
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Electricity Production in Charles City County, Virginia

Power Plants in Charles City County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Charles City County VA Solar 39,209

Charles City County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Charles City County is the 2594th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county emitting 18,970,324.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The county averages 2,800.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. Solar is the primary fuel source in Charles City County, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Charles City County is home to one power producing plant.


Charles City County, Virginia Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Charles City County offering electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their consumers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Virginia has above average regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Charles City County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 0.28% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Charles City County a rank of 2nd best in the United States out of 3221.

Power Companies in Charles City County, Virginia


What electricity company is the largest supplier in Charles City County, Virginia?

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

How many electric companies offer service in Charles City County, Virginia?

Charles City County, Virginia is home to 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Charles City County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy26,184
2Strategic Energy LLC16
3Texas Retail Energy1

How many power plants are in Charles City County, Virginia?

There is one active electricity plant located in Charles City County, Virginia

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27