Craig County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Craig County, Virginia Electricity Overview

In the last 12 months, Craig County had a 0.06% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita.

Craig County has emissions of 4,599.98 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 1832nd highest polluting county in the US by per capita emissions.

Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in Craig County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Craig County has a population of 4,892 residents.

With a national average residential electric bill of $129.86, Craig County citizens, on average, pay about 7.85% more than the rest of the country per month for electricity.

Craig County released 22,503,082.69 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes them the 125th highest polluting county out of 133 counties in the state.


  • Total Consumption

    72,409 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    22,503,083 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,599.98 kg

New Castle, VA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.60 cents per kilowatt hour for New Castle, which is 7.03% more than the average Virginia rate of 12.71 cents. New Castle has 125 citizens, which is the 635th most populated city in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $138.62, while the New Castle average is 0.36% more at $139.13 per month. This ranks the city 500th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. New Castle averages 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 574,997 kilograms, which is the 630th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Virginia. All of the electricity sold in New Castle has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Castle

New Castle residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.102/kWh$218.19/mo.$86.24/mo.
637th13.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Castle
500th$139.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Castle Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Castle, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Craig-Botetourt Electric CoopBUNDLED15.07141.8767,369.3410,153,134.65
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Craig County, Virginia Details

Craig County, Virginia Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electricity companies in Craig County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.


Which electricity company is the largest provider in Craig County, Virginia?

The largest electricity supplier in Craig County, Virginia by total customer count is Appalachian Power Company.

How many electric companies offer service in Craig County, Virginia?

There are 4 electricity companies operating in Craig County, Virginia.

What electricity companies offer service in Craig County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company8,037
2Craig-Botetourt Electric Coop974
3Strategic Energy LLC13
4Texas Retail Energy1

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24