Suffolk city, VA: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Suffolk city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Suffolk city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Suffolk city has a population of 98,537 residents.

Suffolk city has emissions of 4,462.44 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,114.63.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Suffolk city saw a 2.66% decrease throughout the last 12 months.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 16.12 cents, while residents of Suffolk city enjoy an average rate that is 14.58% less at 13.77 cents per kilowatt hour.

Dominion Energy is the largest electricity company in Suffolk city when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

The average monthly residential electric bill in Suffolk city totals $163.14. For comparison, the Virginia average bill is $144.74

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,493,926 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    439,715,501 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,462.44 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Suffolk

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Suffolk Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.39¢ per kWh

  • 2.1% higher than last month
  • 1.03% higher than April last year
  • 4% lower than the Virginia average
  • 14.92% lower than the US average
  • 381st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 273 since April last year
  • 12,959th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,188 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,451 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.86¢ per kWh

  • 0.09% higher than last month
  • 0.43% lower than April last year
  • 2.76% lower than the Virginia average
  • 14.01% lower than the US average
  • 373rd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 258 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 263 since April last year
  • 12,355th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 63 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,174 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$123.65 per month

  • 15.99% lower than last month
  • 3.57% lower than April last year
  • 8.87% higher than the Virginia average
  • 9.67% higher than the US average
  • 467th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 24,487th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,337 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 860 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$157.68 per month

  • 0.24% lower than last month
  • 4.47% lower than April last year
  • 9.5% higher than the Virginia average
  • 15.88% higher than the US average
  • 481st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 149 since April last year
  • 25,906th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 11 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 811 since April last year

Suffolk, VA Electricity Overview

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Suffolk's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 13.86 cents per kilowatt hour, ranking the city at 373rd out of 676 cities in Virginia. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy. The city deals with an average of 1.12 electrical outages per consumer per year. These outages are an average of 125.36 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

The residents of Suffolk have to rely on power from outside city limits because they don't have any power plants in the city limits. As the 10th worst ranked city out of 676 cities in the state, the city releases 439,715,501.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use each year. Averaging 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 143rd worst in Virginia for emissions per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Suffolk

Suffolk residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.149/kWh$0.100/kWh$226.21/mo.$89.91/mo.
373rd13.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Suffolk
481st$157.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Suffolk Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Suffolk, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Community Electric CoopBUNDLED13.78191.81161,924.1722,315,353.65
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.76134.2927,35727,701,941.553,812,263,982
Franklin, Virginia Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.93151.5262,330.678,684,359.45
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Suffolk, Virginia include: 23434, 23321, 23435, 23437, 23438, 23432, 23433, 23436

Suffolk city, Virginia Details

Suffolk city, Virginia Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Suffolk city selling electricity. Of those 5, 60.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Suffolk city has an average of 3.14% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The nationwide average is 2.87%, resulting in Suffolk city receiving a rank of 386th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Suffolk city, Virginia?

The largest electricity supplier in Suffolk city, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

What electricity companies offer service in Suffolk city, Virginia?

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

Suffolk city, Virginia has 5 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-24