Electric Rates & Providers in Lynchburg city, VA

Lynchburg city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lynchburg city, Virginia Electricity Overview

The national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 16.12 cents, while residents of Lynchburg city pay an average rate of 0.32% above the national average at 16.17 cents per kilowatt hour.

When calculating by customer count, Appalachian Power Company is the largest supplier in Lynchburg city.

Lynchburg city ranks 27th out of 133 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens consuming 1,202,075.29 megawatt hours.

Lynchburg city emits 4,462.44 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,114.63.

No electricity generation takes place in Lynchburg city, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from outside of their borders.

Lynchburg city is the 740th most populous county in the country.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,202,075 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    353,813,521 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,462.44 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Lynchburg

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Lynchburg Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

17.44¢ per kWh

  • 0.74% lower than last month
  • 10.13% higher than April last year
  • 16.35% higher than the Virginia average
  • 3.11% higher than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 34 since April last year
  • 22,784th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,550 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,347 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.26¢ per kWh

  • 0.83% higher than last month
  • 14.46% higher than April last year
  • 14.05% higher than the Virginia average
  • 0.86% higher than the US average
  • 653rd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 70 since April last year
  • 20,678th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 156 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,447 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$132.47 per month

  • 28.13% lower than last month
  • 0.88% higher than April last year
  • 16.64% higher than the Virginia average
  • 17.5% higher than the US average
  • 627th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 34 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 16 since April last year
  • 26,522nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,379 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 406 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$167.99 per month

  • 0.06% higher than last month
  • 8.63% higher than April last year
  • 16.66% higher than the Virginia average
  • 23.45% higher than the US average
  • 626th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 54 since April last year
  • 28,101st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 389 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,902 since April last year

Lynchburg, VA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Lynchburg is approximately 16.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.05% above Virginia's average rate of 14.26 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $167.99 per month, while the US average is $138.02. Appalachian Power Company sells an estimated 69,894.11 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other electricity supplier.

On average, Lynchburg residents emit 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 12th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in Virginia. At 4,462.44 kilograms per person and 79,287 people in the city, the city emits 353,813,521.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 12th worst rank in Virginia for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Lynchburg have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lynchburg

Lynchburg residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.102/kWh$262.60/mo.$86.24/mo.
653rd16.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lynchburg
626th$167.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lynchburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lynchburg, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED16.17168.055,775,178934,087,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Lynchburg, Virginia include: 24502, 24501, 24551, 24503, 24504

Lynchburg city, Virginia Details

Lynchburg city, Virginia Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Lynchburg 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.

Power Companies in Lynchburg city, Virginia

FAQ

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers offering service in Lynchburg city, Virginia.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Lynchburg city, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Lynchburg city, Virginia by total revenue is Appalachian Power Company.

What electricity companies offer service in Lynchburg city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company2,752
2Strategic Energy LLC3

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-05