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Oregon Electricity Rates & Consumption

Electricity Rates in OR

^ The average residential electricity rate in Oregon is 9.8¢/kWh, which ranks 44th in the U.S. [1]

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Electricity Consumption in OR

^ Electricity consumption by Oregon residents averages 957 kWh per month, which ranks 24th in the nation.[1]

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Residential Electricity Rates & Consumption in Oregon

Residential electricity bills in Oregon


  • Residential electricity bills in OR [1]
    • The average monthly residential electricity bill in Oregon is $94, which ranks 36th in the U.S.
    • This average monthly residential electricity bill in Oregon is 12.15% 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 Oregon


  • Residential electricity rates in OR [1]
    • Residential electricity rates in Oregon average 9.8¢/kWh, which ranks the state 44th in the nation.
    • The average residential electricity rate of 9.8¢/kWh in OR is 17.51% 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 Oregon


  • Residential electricity consumption in OR [1]
    • Residential electricity consumption in Oregon averages 957 kWh/month, which ranks 24th in the U.S.
    • This average monthly residential electricity consumption in OR is 5.98% greater 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 Oregon

Commercial electricity bills in Oregon


  • Commercial electricity bills in OR [2]
    • The average monthly commercial electricity bill in Oregon is $460, which ranks 39th in the nation.
    • This average monthly commercial electricity bill in Oregon is 26.87% 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 Oregon


  • Commercial electricity rates in OR [2]
    • Commercial electricity rates in Oregon average 8.31¢/kWh, which ranks the state 37th in the nation.
    • The average commercial electricity rate of 8.31¢/kWh in OR is 17.64% 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 Oregon


  • Commercial electricity consumption in OR [2]
    • Commercial electricity consumption in Oregon averages 5,539 kWh/month, which ranks 29th in the nation.
    • This average monthly commercial electricity consumption in OR is 11.21% 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 Oregon

Industrial electricity bills in Oregon


  • Industrial electricity bills in OR [3]
    • The average monthly industrial electricity bill in Oregon is $2,399, which ranks 48th in the nation.
    • This average monthly industrial electricity bill in Oregon is 67.94% 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 Oregon


  • Industrial electricity rates in OR [3]
    • Industrial electricity rates in Oregon average 5.59¢/kWh, which ranks the state 42nd in the nation.
    • The average industrial electricity rate of 5.59¢/kWh in OR is 16.19% 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 Oregon


  • Industrial electricity consumption in OR [3]
    • Industrial electricity consumption in Oregon averages 42,933 kWh/month, which ranks 45th in the nation.
    • This average monthly industrial electricity consumption in OR is 61.72% 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 Oregon

Income Breakdown in Oregon [4]


Income Summary for Oregon


    • Household income: The state of Oregon has a median household income is $53,590, versus $58,522 for the U.S.[4]
    • Compared to the U.S.: Median household income in Oregon is approximately 8 percent less than the median income for the U.S. as a whole.[4]
    • Poverty level: Approximately 16 percent of households in OR have incomes below the poverty level.[4]
    • Electric bills: The average residential electricity bill in Oregon is about $94/month, ranking 36th in the U.S. and 12.15% less than the national average of $107.[5]

Household Income: Oregon vs. Nation [4]



Additional information about Oregon

About Oregon

The state of Oregon has a population of approximately 3,831,074, ranking 28th in the nation.[6]

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More about Oregon utilities

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

Did you know?

Compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs use a fraction of the electricity as incandescent light bulbs.

Oregon Cities

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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