Summers County, West Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Summers County, West Virginia Electricity Overview

At an average residential rate of 12.79 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Summers County enjoy a 8.59% discount from the national average price.

Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in Summers County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

During the last year, Summers County saw a 1.53% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

With a population of 11,959 citizens, Summers County is the 2356th most populated county in the country.

Summers County emitted 193,716,441.57 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which makes it the 39th highest polluting county out of 55 counties in West Virginia.

With a national average residential electricity bill of $123.86, Summers County residents, on average, pay about 10.04% more than the rest of the country per month for electricity.


  • Total Consumption

    219,033 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    18.32 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    193,716,442 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    16,198.38 kg

Hinton, WV Electricity Overview

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On average, Hinton's inhabitants spend 12.66 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 2.02% above the state's average rate of 12.41 cents, which ranks the city 148th out of 439 cities in West Virginia for lowest average electricity rate. Appalachian Power Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $131.92, while the Hinton average is 1.50% more at $133.91 per month. This ranks the city 209th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

In Hinton, there are no electricity generating plants. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city limits. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 36,365,365.94 kilograms, which is 69th largest amount in the state out of 439 cities. Averaging 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 271st highest in West Virginia for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hinton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.099/kWh$192.26/mo.$91.35/mo.
148th12.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hinton
209th$133.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hinton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hinton, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED14.27164.114,873,507695,238,000
Mon PowerBUNDLED10.8499.573,684,296399,449,868

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Summers County, West Virginia Details

Summers County, West Virginia Net Metering

Of the 2 electric providers in Summers County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. The state has some of the best net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more affordable.

Power Companies in Summers County, West Virginia


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

By total megawatt hours sold, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity company in Summers County, West Virginia.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company11,406
2Mon Power5,759

How many electric companies offer service in Summers County, West Virginia?

Summers County, West Virginia has 2 electricity providers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-19