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Gaston Electricity Rates

Commercial Electricity in Gaston

^ The average commercial electricity rate in Gaston, SC is 10.56¢/kWh.[1]

Residential Electricity in Gaston

^ The average residential electricity rate in Gaston, SC is 13.64¢/kWh.[1]

Industrial Electricity in Gaston

^ The average industrial electricity rate in Gaston, SC is 7.07¢/kWh.[1]

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Gaston, SC Electricity Statistics

Commercial electricity rates in Gaston


  • Commercial Electricity in Gaston
    • The average commercial electricity rate in Gaston is 10.56¢/kWh.[1]
    • This average (commercial) electricity rate in Gaston is 9.66% greater than the South Carolina average rate of 9.63¢/kWh.[2]
    • The average (commercial) electricity rate in Gaston is 4.66% 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 Gaston


  • Residential Electricity in Gaston
    • The average residential electricity rate in Gaston is 13.64¢/kWh.[1]
    • This average (residential) electricity rate in Gaston is 15.89% greater than the South Carolina average rate of 11.77¢/kWh.[2]
    • The average (residential) electricity rate in Gaston is 14.81% 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 Gaston


  • Industrial Electricity in Gaston
    • The average industrial electricity rate in Gaston is 7.07¢/kWh.[1]
    • This average (industrial) electricity rate in Gaston is 17.44% greater than the South Carolina average rate of 6.02¢/kWh.[2]
    • The average (industrial) electricity rate in Gaston is 6% 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]

South Carolina Electricity Rates & Consumption

Commercial electricity in South Carolina


  • Commercial electricity rates in SC [3]
    • The average commercial electricity rate in South Carolina is 9.63¢/kWh, which ranks 20th in the nation and is 4.56% less than the national average rate of 10.09¢/kWh.[3]
  • Commercial electricity consumption in SC [3]
    • Commercial electricity consumption in South Carolina averages 5,167 kWh/month, which ranks 36th in the nation and is 17.17% less than the national average of 6,238 kWh/month.
  • Commercial electricity bills in SC [3]
    • The average monthly commercial electricity bill in South Carolina is $497, which ranks 33rd in the nation and is 20.99% less than the national average of $629.
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Residential electricity in South Carolina


  • Residential electricity rates in South Carolina [3]
    • The average residential electricity rate in South Carolina is 11.77¢/kWh, which ranks 19th in the nation and is 0.93% less than the national average rate of 11.88¢/kWh.
  • Residential electricity consumption in SC [3]
    • Residential electricity consumption in South Carolina averages 1,119 kWh/month, which ranks 9th in the nation and is 23.92% greater than the national average of 903 kWh/month.
  • Residential electricity bills in SC [3]
    • The average monthly residential electricity bill in South Carolina is $132, which ranks 3rd in the nation and is 23.36% greater than the national average of $107 per month.
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Industrial electricity in South Carolina


  • Industrial electricity rates in South Carolina [3]
    • The average industrial electricity rate in South Carolina is 6.02¢/kWh, which ranks 35th in the nation and is 9.75% less than the national average rate of 6.67¢/kWh.
  • Industrial electricity consumption in SC [3]
    • Industrial electricity consumption in South Carolina averages 534,380 kWh/month, which ranks 5th in the nation and is 376.45% greater than the national average of 112,158 kWh/month.
  • Industrial electricity bills in SC [3]
    • The average monthly industrial electricity bill in South Carolina is $32,173, which ranks 6th in the nation and is 329.95% greater than the national average of $7,483.
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Household Income in Gaston, SC

Gaston, SC Income Breakdown [4]


Income Summary for Gaston, SC


    • Household income: The city of Gaston has a median household income of $41,446, versus $58,522 for the U.S.[4]
    • Compared to the U.S.: Median household income in Gaston is approximately 29 percent less than the median income for the entire United States.[4]
    • Poverty level: Approximately 13 percent of Gaston households have incomes below poverty level.[4]
    • Electric bills: The average residential electricity bill in South Carolina is about $132/month, ranking 3rd in the U.S. and 23.36% greater than the national average of $107.[5]

Income: Gaston vs. Nation [4]


Additional information about Gaston

About Gaston

Gaston is a town located in Lexington County in the state of South Carolina, and has a population of approximately 1,645.[6]

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More about Gaston utilities

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

Did you know?

One way to produce electricity is by hydropower, where electricity is generated by water spinning turbines attached to generators.

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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

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