Staunton city, VA: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Staunton city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Staunton city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Residents of Staunton city are paying, on average, 14.64% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

The largest electricity provider in Staunton city by customer count is Dominion Energy.

Citizens of Staunton city pay roughly 2.71% less than the $138.02 nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill.

No electricity generation takes place in Staunton city, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

Residents in Staunton city deal with an average of 1.56 outages lasting 143.6 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes per outage.

Staunton city has a population of 25,358 residents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    384,454 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    113,565,149 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,478.47 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Staunton

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Staunton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.29¢ per kWh

  • 2.27% higher than last month
  • 0.35% higher than April last year
  • 4.64% lower than the Virginia average
  • 15.49% lower than the US average
  • 106th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 11,621st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 717 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,788 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.84¢ per kWh

  • 0.03% higher than last month
  • 0.77% lower than April last year
  • 2.9% lower than the Virginia average
  • 14.13% lower than the US average
  • 107th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since April last year
  • 11,934th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 339 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,633 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$107.54 per month

  • 16.28% lower than last month
  • 4.72% lower than April last year
  • 5.32% lower than the Virginia average
  • 4.62% lower than the US average
  • 301st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 60 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since April last year
  • 14,586th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6,351 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,751 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$136.69 per month

  • 0.32% lower than last month
  • 5.14% lower than April last year
  • 5.07% lower than the Virginia average
  • 0.45% higher than the US average
  • 352nd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since April last year
  • 16,211th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 593 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,630 since April last year

Staunton, VA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Staunton is around 13.84 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 2.90% below the state's average rate of 14.26 cents, ranking the city at 107th best for average electricity rate out of 676 cities in Virginia. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Staunton average is 0.96% less at $136.69 per month. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Staunton averages 4,478.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 572nd highest in the state out of 676 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 113,565,149.35 kilograms, the city ranks 45th worst in Virginia for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 384,454.26 megawatt hours of electricity used in Staunton must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Staunton

Staunton residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.82/mo.$79.09/mo.
107th13.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Staunton
352nd$136.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Staunton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Staunton, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.76134.2927,701,941.553,812,263,982
Shenandoah Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.58155.231,158,494.12157,310,131

Staunton city, Virginia Details

Staunton city, Virginia Net Metering

Staunton city is home to one electric provider. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in having personal solar panels, the sole company in town offers net metering options. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Virginia has pretty good regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Energy Loss

In Staunton city one company reports energy loss, Dominion Energy. They average an annual energy loss of 3.77%. With a state average energy loss of 2.71%, Staunton city is ranked as the 51st best county in Virginia for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Staunton city, Virginia

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Staunton city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy40

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

By total revenue, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Staunton city, Virginia.

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-06-24