Culpeper County, Virginia Electric Profile

At a Glance

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At an average rate of 12.04 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 13.33 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Culpeper County benefit from a 9.65% discount from the nationwide average.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Culpeper County is Dominion Energy.

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At $146.52, the Culpeper County average monthly electric bill is 9.05% more than the state average bill and 21.99% more than the national average.

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Culpeper County had a 4.15% increase in CO2 emissions per capita within the most recent year.

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Culpeper County has a population of 52,605 residents.

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Culpeper County citizens are faced with outages lasting on average 106.35 minutes per interruption, with about 1.02 outages each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    738,878 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.05 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    249,491,217 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,742.73 kg

Culpeper Electric Overview

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The average electricity price for Culpeper is about 12.34 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is above the state average rate of 11.89 cents per kilowatt hour it is less than the United States average of 13.33 cents. With 4,431 residential customers, Town of Culpeper Utilities is the largest supplier in the city. The average power bill for a customer in the city is $136.06 per month.

Culpeper emits 4,742.73 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 87th highest polluting city out of 593 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of Culpeper from electricity use is 86,991,120.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 66th highest in the state. The city has zero power generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Culpeper

Culpeper residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.135/kWh$0.094/kWh$210.66/mo.$94.28/mo.
445th12.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Culpeper
407th$136.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Culpeper Residents

Electric Companies in Culpeper

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Dominion Energy11.91133.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,468,818.2430,745,8563,662,768,502
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative12.06151.28No DataIcon representing missing value.2,242,785.572,359,670284,577,000
Town of Culpeper Utilities13.20121.09No DataIcon representing missing value.27,659,049.1551,5206,799,000

Boston CDP Electric Overview

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The average electricity rate for customers in Boston CDP is roughly 11.79 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.85% lower than the average state rate of 11.89 cents. A&N Electric Cooperative sells 2,486.09 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other electricity suppliers. Customers in the city have an average monthly electricity bill of $116.35. This is 13.41% below the Virginia average bill of $134.36.

For every person in the city there are 4,742.73 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 87th worst in Virginia out of 593 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 4,401,251.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Boston CDP

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

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.103/kWh$178.13/mo.$61.10/mo.
140th11.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Boston CDP
2nd$116.35Average residential monthly electricity bill for Boston CDP Residents

Electric Companies in Boston CDP

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A&N Electric Cooperative11.79116.35No DataIcon representing missing value.839,458.33376,20344,368,814

Culpeper County Details

Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in Culpeper County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Virginia has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The county has 4 providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these companies is 4.32%. With a state average energy loss of 2.02%, Culpeper County is ranked as the 48th worst county in Virginia for energy loss efficiency.