Electricity LocalElectricity Local
Comprehensive Local Electricity Guide

Hilo Electricity Rates

Commercial Electricity in Hilo

^ The average commercial electricity rate in Hilo, HI is 41.3¢/kWh.[1]

Residential Electricity in Hilo

^ The average residential electricity rate in Hilo, HI is 42.47¢/kWh.[1]

Industrial Electricity in Hilo

^ The average industrial electricity rate in Hilo, HI is 35.7¢/kWh.[1]

HI Electricity

Hilo, HI Electricity Statistics

Commercial electricity rates in Hilo


  • Commercial Electricity in Hilo
    • The average commercial electricity rate in Hilo is 41.3¢/kWh.[1]
    • This average (commercial) electricity rate in Hilo is 18.41% greater than the Hawaii average rate of 34.88¢/kWh.[2]
    • The average (commercial) electricity rate in Hilo is 309.32% greater than the national average rate of 10.09¢/kWh. Commercial rates in the U.S. range from 6.86¢/kWh to 34.88¢/kWh.[2]

Residential electricity rates in Hilo


  • Residential Electricity in Hilo
    • The average residential electricity rate in Hilo is 42.47¢/kWh.[1]
    • This average (residential) electricity rate in Hilo is 13.74% greater than the Hawaii average rate of 37.34¢/kWh.[2]
    • The average (residential) electricity rate in Hilo is 257.49% greater than the national average rate of 11.88¢/kWh. Residential rates in the U.S. range from 8.37¢/kWh to 37.34¢/kWh.[2]

Industrial electricity rates in Hilo


  • Industrial Electricity in Hilo
    • The average industrial electricity rate in Hilo is 35.7¢/kWh.[1]
    • This average (industrial) electricity rate in Hilo is 15.83% greater than the Hawaii average rate of 30.82¢/kWh.[2]
    • The average (industrial) electricity rate in Hilo is 435.23% greater than the national average rate of 6.67¢/kWh. Industrial rates in the U.S. range from 4.13¢/kWh to 30.82¢/kWh.[2]
OhmConnectOhmConnect

Hawaii Electricity Rates & Consumption

Commercial electricity in Hawaii


  • Commercial electricity rates in HI [3]
    • The average commercial electricity rate in Hawaii is 34.88¢/kWh, which ranks 1st in the nation and is 245.69% greater than the national average rate of 10.09¢/kWh.[3]
  • Commercial electricity consumption in HI [3]
    • Commercial electricity consumption in Hawaii averages 4,489 kWh/month, which ranks 46th in the nation and is 28.04% less than the national average of 6,238 kWh/month.
  • Commercial electricity bills in HI [3]
    • The average monthly commercial electricity bill in Hawaii is $1,566, which ranks 2nd in the nation and is 148.97% greater than the national average of $629.
  • electricity Learn more about commercial electricity in Hawaii

Residential electricity in Hawaii


  • Residential electricity rates in Hawaii [3]
    • The average residential electricity rate in Hawaii is 37.34¢/kWh, which ranks 1st in the nation and is 214.31% greater than the national average rate of 11.88¢/kWh.
  • Residential electricity consumption in HI [3]
    • Residential electricity consumption in Hawaii averages 544 kWh/month, which ranks 50th in the nation and is 39.76% less than the national average of 903 kWh/month.
  • Residential electricity bills in HI [3]
    • The average monthly residential electricity bill in Hawaii is $203, which ranks 1st in the nation and is 89.72% greater than the national average of $107 per month.
  • electricity Learn more about residential electricity in Hawaii

Industrial electricity in Hawaii


  • Industrial electricity rates in Hawaii [3]
    • The average industrial electricity rate in Hawaii is 30.82¢/kWh, which ranks 1st in the nation and is 362.07% greater than the national average rate of 6.67¢/kWh.
  • Industrial electricity consumption in HI [3]
    • Industrial electricity consumption in Hawaii averages 432,210 kWh/month, which ranks 7th in the nation and is 285.36% greater than the national average of 112,158 kWh/month.
  • Industrial electricity bills in HI [3]
    • The average monthly industrial electricity bill in Hawaii is $133,212, which ranks 2nd in the nation and is 1680.2% greater than the national average of $7,483.
  • electricity Learn more about industrial electricity in Hawaii

How Does Your Electricity Rate Compare?

How Does Your Electricity Rate Compare? Enter Your Rate
& Click "Compare"
to Find Out

Enter your rate (numbers only) from your electricity bill. Example: 9.63

Household Income in Hilo, HI

Hilo, HI Income Breakdown [4]


Income Summary for Hilo, HI


    • Household income: The city of Hilo has a median household income of $17,303, versus $58,522 for the U.S.[4]
    • Compared to the U.S.: Median household income in Hilo is approximately 70 percent less than the median income for the entire United States.[4]
    • Poverty level: Approximately 18 percent of Hilo households have incomes below poverty level.[4]
    • Electric bills: The average residential electricity bill in Hawaii is about $203/month, ranking 1st in the U.S. and 89.72% greater than the national average of $107.[5]

Income: Hilo vs. Nation [4]


Additional information about Hilo

About Hilo

Hilo is a city located in Hawaii County in the state of Hawaii, and has a population of approximately 43,263.[6]

HI Electricity

More about Hilo utilities

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

Did you know?

Electricity rates in Hawaii are typically more than three times the national average rate.

Additional Cities in HI

References

1. ^ National Renewable Energy Laboratory

2. ^ U.S. Department of Energy

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

4. ^ United States Census Bureau

5. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration

6. ^ United States Census Bureau

[ X ]

Are You Ready to Explore Solar Energy Options?

Take the first step toward powering your home with solar energy.

Learn about solar energy in your community, with no obligation.