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Montana Electricity Rates & Consumption

Electricity Rates in MT

^ The average residential electricity rate in Montana is 10.08¢/kWh, which ranks 38th in the U.S. [1]

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Electricity Consumption in MT

^ Electricity consumption by Montana residents averages 842 kWh per month, which ranks 31st in the nation.[1]

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Residential Electricity Rates & Consumption in Montana

Residential electricity bills in Montana


  • Residential electricity bills in MT [1]
    • The average monthly residential electricity bill in Montana is $85, which ranks 47th in the U.S.
    • This average monthly residential electricity bill in Montana is 20.56% less than the national average monthly bill of $107.
    • Average monthly residential electricity bills in the U.S. range from approximately $75 to $203.

Residential electricity rates in Montana


  • Residential electricity rates in MT [1]
    • Residential electricity rates in Montana average 10.08¢/kWh, which ranks the state 38th in the nation.
    • The average residential electricity rate of 10.08¢/kWh in MT is 15.15% less than the national average residential rate of 11.88¢/kWh.
    • The approximate range of residential electricity rates in the U.S. is 8.37¢/kWh to 37.34¢/kWh.

Residential electricity consumption in Montana


  • Residential electricity consumption in MT [1]
    • Residential electricity consumption in Montana averages 842 kWh/month, which ranks 31st in the U.S.
    • This average monthly residential electricity consumption in MT is 6.76% less than the national average monthly consumption of 903 kWh/month.
    • Monthly residential electricity consumption in the U.S. ranges from approximately 531 kWh/mo. to 1,254 kWh/mo.

Commercial Electricity Rates & Consumption in Montana

Commercial electricity bills in Montana


  • Commercial electricity bills in MT [2]
    • The average monthly commercial electricity bill in Montana is $368, which ranks 49th in the nation.
    • This average monthly commercial electricity bill in Montana is 41.49% less than the national average monthly bill of $629.
    • Average monthly commercial electricity bills in the U.S. range from approximately $334 to $3,288.

Commercial electricity rates in Montana


  • Commercial electricity rates in MT [2]
    • Commercial electricity rates in Montana average 9.13¢/kWh, which ranks the state 30th in the nation.
    • The average commercial electricity rate of 9.13¢/kWh in MT is 9.51% less than the national average commercial rate of 10.09¢/kWh.
    • The approximate range of commercial electricity rates in the U.S. is 6.86¢/kWh to 34.88¢/kWh.

Commercial electricity consumption in Montana


  • Commercial electricity consumption in MT [2]
    • Commercial electricity consumption in Montana averages 4,036 kWh/month, which ranks 47th in the nation.
    • This average monthly commercial electricity consumption in MT is 35.3% less than the national average consumption of 6,238 kWh/month.
    • Monthly commercial electricity consumption in the U.S. ranges from approximately 3,244 kWh/mo. to 27,352 kWh/mo.

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Industrial Electricity Rates & Consumption in Montana

Industrial electricity bills in Montana


  • Industrial electricity bills in MT [3]
    • The average monthly industrial electricity bill in Montana is $2,439, which ranks 47th in the nation.
    • This average monthly industrial electricity bill in Montana is 67.41% less than the national average monthly bill of $7,483.
    • Average monthly industrial electricity bills in the U.S. range from approximately $1,285 to $993,225.

Industrial electricity rates in Montana


  • Industrial electricity rates in MT [3]
    • Industrial electricity rates in Montana average 5.1¢/kWh, which ranks the state 48th in the nation.
    • The average industrial electricity rate of 5.1¢/kWh in MT is 23.54% less than the national average industrial rate of 6.67¢/kWh.
    • The approximate range of industrial electricity rates in the U.S. is 4.13¢/kWh to 30.82¢/kWh.

Industrial electricity consumption in Montana


  • Industrial electricity consumption in MT [3]
    • Industrial electricity consumption in Montana averages 47,784 kWh/month, which ranks 43rd in the nation.
    • This average monthly industrial electricity consumption in MT is 57.4% less than the national average consumption of 112,158 kWh/month.
    • Monthly industrial electricity consumption in the U.S. ranges from approximately 18,333 kWh/mo. to 18,198,000 kWh/mo.

Household Income in Montana

Income Breakdown in Montana [4]


Income Summary for Montana


    • Household income: The state of Montana has a median household income is $47,670, versus $58,522 for the U.S.[4]
    • Compared to the U.S.: Median household income in Montana is approximately 19 percent less than the median income for the U.S. as a whole.[4]
    • Poverty level: Approximately 15 percent of households in MT have incomes below the poverty level.[4]
    • Electric bills: The average residential electricity bill in Montana is about $85/month, ranking 47th in the U.S. and 20.56% less than the national average of $107.[5]

Household Income: Montana vs. Nation [4]



Additional information about Montana

About Montana

The state of Montana has a population of approximately 989,415, ranking 43rd in the nation.[6]

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More about Montana utilities

For more information about Montana electricity, or for additional resources regarding electricity & utilities in your state, visit the Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Benjamin Franklin researched electricity extensively in the 18th century. The lightning rod was among his inventions.

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References

1. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration (2012)

2. ^ U.S. Department of Energy

3. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration

4. ^ United States Census Bureau

5. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration

6. ^ United States Census Bureau

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