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Virginia Beach city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Virginia Beach city has a population of 455,618 citizens.

While the national average residential electric rate sits at 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, Virginia Beach city's average price is 14.64% lower than at 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour.

Citizens of Virginia Beach city pay roughly 7.22% less than the $144.74 Virginia average monthly residential electricity expense.

Virginia Beach city is ranked as the 3rd highest consuming county out of 133 counties in Virginia with 6,907,653.73 megawatt hours being consumed by customers who live there.

Residents in Virginia Beach city deal with an average of 1.12 outages lasting 125.36 minutes each year, compared to the national averages of 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes per outage.

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

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    6,907,654 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,033,168,224 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,462.44 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Virginia Beach

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Virginia Beach Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.32¢ per kWh

  • 2.32% higher than last month
  • 0.13% higher than April last year
  • 4.48% lower than the Virginia average
  • 15.35% lower than the US average
  • 363rd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 11,992nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 804 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,922 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.85¢ per kWh

  • 0.01% higher than last month
  • 1.24% lower than April last year
  • 2.82% lower than the Virginia average
  • 14.07% lower than the US average
  • 364th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 18 since April last year
  • 12,273rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 274 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,180 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$105.19 per month

  • 15.69% lower than last month
  • 4.25% lower than April last year
  • 7.38% lower than the Virginia average
  • 6.7% lower than the US average
  • 264th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 249 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 13,108th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6,177 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,132 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$134.26 per month

  • 0.29% lower than last month
  • 5.77% lower than April last year
  • 6.76% lower than the Virginia average
  • 1.34% lower than the US average
  • 321st 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
  • 15,356th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 225 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,107 since April last year

Virginia Beach, VA Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens of Virginia Beach are billed a residential electricity rate of 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.82% lower than the average Virginia price of 14.26 cents and 14.07% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Dominion Energy has an estimated 63,662 total residential customers, which is more than any other supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $134.26 per month.

Emitting 2,033,168,223.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Virginia Beach is the highest out of 676 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. There are no power producing facilities within Virginia Beach, so residents must depend on electricity produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Virginia Beach

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
364th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Virginia Beach
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Virginia Beach Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Virginia Beach, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.76134.2929,30127,701,941.553,812,263,982
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Virginia Beach, Virginia include: 23464, 23462, 23456, 23454, 23452, 23455, 23451, 23453, 23457, 23460, 23459 and 1 other zip code(s).

Virginia Beach city, Virginia Details

Virginia Beach city, Virginia Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity companies in Virginia Beach city, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state of Virginia has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Virginia Beach city has an average of 3.14% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The countrywide average is 2.87%, meaning Virginia Beach city ranks 386th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Virginia Beach city, Virginia

FAQ

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

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

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Virginia Beach city, Virginia?

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

Which electricity companies offer service in Virginia Beach city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy65,537
2Strategic Energy LLC18
3Texas Retail Energy1

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Published: 2024-06-24