Cumberland County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cumberland County, Virginia Electricity Overview

With a national average residential electricity bill of $129.86, Cumberland County consumers pay about 11.02% more than the rest of the country per month for electricity.

Cumberland County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 8.65% lower than the US average price, at 13.21 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents.

Cumberland County is ranked as the 2476th highest electricity consuming county out of 3221 counties in the nation with 143,204.15 megawatt hours being used by citizens for their electricity needs.

With a population of 9,675 citizens, Cumberland County is the 116th largest county by population in Virginia and the 2512th largest in the US.

Cumberland County citizens are accountable for 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita per year, while the national average pollution per capita is 4,459.99.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Cumberland County saw a 0.06% drop within the most recent 12 months.


  • Total Consumption

    143,204 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    44,504,768 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,599.98 kg

Cumberland CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Cumberland CDP is about 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this rate is lower than both the Virginia and the nationwide average prices of 12.71 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in Cumberland CDP are faced with 1.16 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 127.95 minutes. Dominion Energy sells an estimated 18,170.87 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Emissions in Cumberland CDP average 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 20th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in Virginia based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 1,678,991.25 kilograms, which is the 507th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Cumberland CDP have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cumberland CDP

Cumberland 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 Cumberland CDP
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cumberland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cumberland 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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Cumberland County, Virginia Details

Cumberland County, Virginia Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Cumberland County providing electricity. Of those 5, 60.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Virginia has above average state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in Cumberland County is 4.33%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Dominion Energy, Southside Electric Cooperative, and Central Virginia Electric Cooperative. With a state average energy loss of 0.85%, Cumberland County is the 87th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.


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

Cumberland County, Virginia has 5 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

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

By total revenue, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Cumberland County, Virginia.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cumberland County, Virginia?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-24