Compare Electricity rates in Columbus for the 43279 zip code

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We have made it very easy to compare Columbus power rates so you can get the least expensive electric price for your needs. Just enter your zip code then read company reviews, compare the Ohio electricity companies that serve the Columbus area to get the best electric plan that meets your needs.

Electricity prices in Columbus OH are deregulated, meaning you can conduct an apples to apples electricity comparison accross dozens of electricity suppliers in the Columbus area.

There are no switching costs, your electricity stays throughout the entire process, and no special equipment is needed. If you are moving to Columbus, Ohio, your new service company will turn on your power and establish your new service. It's that simple.

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What should I know about Columbus?

Columbus Averages

In July, the average electricity rate in Columbus was 14.86¢ per kWh. The average households monthly electricity usage was 1,117 kWh, making the average bill around $166.

based on EIA Data as of September, 2022

Columbus, Ohio is located in Franklin County in the middle of the state of Ohio, providing easy to access for everyone within the state. Named for the famous explorer Christopher Columbus, it has steadily grown in size and population since it was founded in 1812. Boasting a population of 860,000 (as of the 2016 census estimates), it is by far the biggest city in the state.

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The sprawling city covers almost 213 square miles, making it one of the largest in the region. Thanks to the incorporation of several nearby areas, the Columbus metropolitan area spans several counties. It is positioned between two rivers, giving it a great advantage in terms of trade.

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In addition to being the corporate headquarters for five of the top fortune 500 companies in the United States, Columbus has a great many of the local sites for residents and visitors to enjoy. These include taking in a game at Ohio State University, visiting the Columbus Zoo, one of the finest in the country, checking out the Franklin Park Observatory, maybe visiting the seat of state government at the Ohio State House, and enjoying a little shopping at Easton Town Center.

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The only problem we had is it took almost three months to get us switched over and that was during the highest bills of the year.

Phil from Winchester, Ohio
June 6th, 2022

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