Hampton city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hampton city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Hampton city is the 1141st highest producing county out of 3221 counties in the United States when considering megawatt hours generated using sustainable fuels.

With a population of 137,148 citizens, Hampton city is the 15th largest county in the state.

Residents of Hampton city 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.

The largest supplier in Hampton city by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

Hampton city is ranked 26th out of 133 for worst polluting county in the state based on emissions per capita. The county emits 4,684.27 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Renewable fuel usage for electricity production has fallen by 6.05% throughout the last 12 months in Hampton city.


  • Total Consumption

    2,029,991 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • Total Production

    35,869 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    35,869 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.26 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    642,437,769 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,684.27 kg

Hampton, VA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Hampton is approximately 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.80% below Virginia's average rate of 12.71 cents. The city generates about 0.26 megawatt hours per resident each year from power generating plants in its city limits, which ranks it as the 24th highest generating city out of 676 cities in the state. There is a shortage of 1,994,122.01 megawatt hours in the city due to the fact that citizens are using 5559.46% more electricity than is produced.

On average, Hampton residents emit 4,684.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 13th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in Virginia. This results in a total emissions amount of 642,437,768.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has one electricity plant. In Hampton, Landfill Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hampton

Hampton 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 Hampton
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hampton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hampton, 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 Hampton city, Virginia

Power Plants in Hampton city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Waste Management Bethel LFGTEWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Hampton VA Landfill Gas 35,86922,707,570.79633.07

Hampton city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Hampton city residents emit 4,684.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 26th worst polluting county out of 133 counties in Virginia and 1731st out of 3221 counties nationally. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity use of 642,437,768.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Landfill Gas, which accounts for 100.00% (or 35,869 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Hampton city is home to one electricity producing plant.

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Hampton city, Virginia Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Hampton city, only one of them offers net metering to their consumers. Virginia has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The single company in Hampton city who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 0.28%. With a state average energy loss of 0.85%, Hampton city is ranked as the best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Hampton city, Virginia


How many electric companies offer service in Hampton city, Virginia?

Hampton city, Virginia is home to 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Hampton city, Virginia?

By total customer count, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Hampton city, Virginia.

How many power plants are located in Hampton city, Virginia?

There is one power plant in Hampton city, Virginia

What electricity companies offer service in Hampton city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy8,001
2Strategic Energy LLC5

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