Hancock County, West Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hancock County, West Virginia Electricity Overview

Mon Power is the largest provider in Hancock County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Residents of Hancock County consume enough electricity to emit 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, compared to the West Virginia average of 16,198.38.

Throughout the previous 12 months, Hancock County had a 1.53% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

Hancock County has no electricity production sources and must import all of the electricity sold in the county.

Residents of Hancock County pay around 19.62% less than the $123.86 national average monthly residential electric bill.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Hancock County is 10.84 cents. This is about 22.51% below the nationwide average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    532,884 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    18.32 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    471,291,903 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    16,198.38 kg

Weirton, WV Electricity Overview

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Weirton averages a residential electricity rate of 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.14% less than the state's average price of 12.41 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Wheeling Power Company. The West Virginia average monthly residential electricity bill is $131.92, while the Weirton average is 16.55% less at $110.09 per month. This ranks the city 117th in the state for average monthly bill total.

On average, Weirton citizens emit 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the highest polluting city out of 439 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 310,409,580.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 6th highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Weirton has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Weirton

Weirton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.106/kWh$156.98/mo.$78.95/mo.
143rd11.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Weirton
117th$110.09Average residential monthly electricity bill for Weirton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Weirton, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mon PowerBUNDLED10.8499.573,684,296399,449,868
Wheeling Power CompanyBUNDLED14.81139.16392,89658,203,000

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Chester, WV Electricity Overview

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Chester averages a residential electricity rate of 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.65% less than the state's average price of 12.41 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Mon Power. The West Virginia average monthly residential electricity bill is $131.92, while the Chester average is 24.53% less at $99.57 per month. This ranks the city 3rd in the state for average monthly bill total.

On average, Chester citizens emit 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 39th highest polluting city out of 439 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 35,766,025.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 71st highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Chester has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chester

Chester residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.103/kWh$149.63/mo.$74.99/mo.
31st10.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chester
3rd$99.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chester Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chester, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mon PowerBUNDLED10.8499.573,684,296399,449,868

Newell CDP, WV Electricity Overview

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Newell CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.65% less than the state's average price of 12.41 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Mon Power. The West Virginia average monthly residential electricity bill is $131.92, while the Newell CDP average is 24.53% less at $99.57 per month. This ranks the city 3rd in the state for average monthly bill total.

On average, Newell CDP citizens emit 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 271st highest polluting city out of 439 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 19,486,652.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 125th highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Newell CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Newell CDP

Newell CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.103/kWh$149.63/mo.$74.99/mo.
31st10.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newell CDP
3rd$99.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newell CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newell CDP, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mon PowerBUNDLED10.8499.573,684,296399,449,868

Hancock County, West Virginia Details

Hancock County, West Virginia Net Metering

Mon Power is the only provider we have covering Hancock County. Fortunately for consumers they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. West Virginia has great regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Power Companies in Hancock County, West Virginia

Providers In Each City in Hancock County:

  • Chester, West Virginia:
    • Mon Power: 100.00%
  • New Cumberland, West Virginia:
    • Mon Power: 96.80%
    • AEP Ohio: 3.20%
  • Weirton, West Virginia:
    • Mon Power: 73.41%
    • Wheeling Power Company: 26.59%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Hancock County, West Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Mon Power2,762

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Hancock County, West Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Hancock County, West Virginia by total customer count is Mon Power.

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