Irving Texas is a fast growing suburb in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Thanks to deregulation, consumers in this area can pick their electricity provider.
The challenge is, how do you pick from over 40 Texas electricity providers and hundreds of plans? Shopping tools like ElectricityPlans can help you find the best electricity company for your home or business.
The average electricity rate in Irving is 16.22¢ per kWh based on rates as of 02/21/2024. That's based on a typical home in Irving using 937 kWh. The average monthly electricity bill in Irving is $151.98.
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|OhmConnect Energy TexasConnect 12
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|Rhythm PowerShift Seasonal 12
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|Rhythm Simply Select 24
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There’s a lot to cover. Use this list of topics to find what you need.
- How to Find the Best Electric Rate in Irving
- Electricity Companies in Irving
- Moving to Irving TX – Set Up Utilities
- Switch Electricity Provider in Irving
- Business Electricity Rates in Irving
Irving is located between Dallas and Fort Worth and has around 240,000 residents. This includes the Las Colinas area of Texas, a master planned area with shopping, businesses and homes in one area.
How to Find the Best Electric Rate in Irving TX
ElectricityPlans provides tools that make it easier to shop for electricity for your home. We review every electricity facts label to highlight things like bill credits or bonuses. And you can shop based on how much power you use.
That’s especially important in Irving where the average home is 1,990 square feet and the average electricity usage is 1,151 kWh per month.
Time needed: 10 minutes
How to shop for electricity rates in Irving
- Search electricity rates by zip code
- Enter your monthly usage.
Entering your monthly usage quickly brings the cheapest electricity plans to the top of the list. The default for electricity shopping is to assume 2000 kWh per month. But the average home in Irving uses 1,151 kWh per month. Make sure to adjust this to fit your average monthly usage before you continue.
- Sort results by “Price: Low to High.”
With any online shopping, it’s best to shop by low to high to find the best deal.
- Determine if you want to screen by type of plan.
Want 100% green energy in Irving? You can get that. Have solar panels? You can shop for solar-buyback plans in Irving. Most consumers go with basic fixed rate electricity plans but there are options.
- Pick the cheapest electricity rate for your usage.
You can select the cheapest electricity plan for your usage. Review both the price per kilowatt hour and the estimated monthly bill.
Estimating Electricity Usage for Your Home
Knowing your electricity usage helps you find the best electricity plan for your home.
If you’re moving in to a new home, you may be able to ask the prior owner or occupant for the historical electricity usage or average usage for the home.
Shopping for electricity for your current home in Irving? Review your past electricity bills to see what you use.
If you can’t get that information, here are some assumptions you can use when you’re comparing energy rates:
- If you have a 1 bedroom apartment, you’ll use around 500 kWh a month.
- If you have a 2 bedroom apartment, use 1000 kWh a month when shopping for rates.
- The average electricity bill for a typical Texas home is 1200 kWh a month.
- You can estimate your electricity usage by assuming 6.94 kWh annually per square foot. Then divide the total by 12 for your monthly average.
Average Electricity Rates & Electric Bill in Irving TX
- Average electricity rate in Irving : 18.08¢ per kWh
- Average electricity usage per month: 937 kWh
- Average electricity bill in Irving : $169.41
Electric Companies in Irving TX
Shopping for an electricity company for your home? ElectricityPlans makes it easy to find a list of electricity companies.
We carefully review these companies before adding them to our site. You can feel confident that any of these electricity providers is an excellent choice.
Moving to Irving– Set Up Utilities
You can easily shop online to find power prices in Irving. Follow the steps above to find the best electricity rate for your home. Here are a few more things to consider when moving.
If you are moving within Irving or moving from another area of DFW, you can easily transfer your electricity service to your new home. Check electricity rates before you do that.
If new rates are lower, you can use your move as a way to cancel your contract with no penalty and get a new provider. Let your provider know you are moving out and provide a forwarding address to avoid the ETF.
If your current electricity contract gives you a lower price, simply contact them to transfer your contract to your new home.
If you are moving to Irving from out of the area, you’ll need to pick an electricity provider. Oncor, the local utility company, will deliver power to your home. But the power company you pick will be your electricity company. This is the company that will issue your bill and supply your power.
During enrollment, select that you are moving in to a new home, called a “move-in.” Then pick the date you want service.
You can schedule your electricity in Irving to start up to 60 days out. But if you forget? You can get same day electricity.
Water and sewer for your home are through the City of Irving. Your natural gas provider in Irving is Atmos Energy.
Switching Electricity Providers in Irving
There are two things that we’ve seen over the years regarding electricity shopping:
- Electricity providers usually save their best rates for new customers. There’s very little reward for loyalty.
- The highest rate you’ll pay for your electricity bill is when you forget to shop for a new electricity plan!
We recommend that you shop for a new provider every time your contract expires.
There are multiple electricity companies that serve Irving. We make it easy to compare electricity rates to find the best plan for your home.
Just follow the steps above to find the cheapest electricity rate.
Switching is easy to do and takes less than 10 minutes to complete your enrollment. There’s no need to contact your old provider. Your new energy company takes care of everything!
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Business Electricity in Irving – Commercial Electricity Rates
Irving Texas is home to many corporations, restaurants, small businesses and commercial real estate like shopping centers and office buildings. Depending on the type of business you have, electricity can be a major part of your overhead.
ElectricityPlans makes it easy to compare business electricity rates online if you are a small business that spends less than $2,500 per month.
Larger companies can shop for a custom quote by calling 844-214-5559 Monday-Friday.
We can also help you get electricity for same day move-in or a future start date for your business in Irving. Need help understanding approvals and city permits for electricity? We can walk you through that too.
We can even help if you’re a new business with no credit history. Just give us a call if that applies to you. Below are commercial electricity rates per kWh in the Irving (Oncor) area.
Irving Texas Commercial Electricity Rates
|Reliant Business Power Plus 36 Months
|ENGIE 60 Months
|ENGIE 48 Months
|ENGIE 36 Months
|ENGIE 24 Months
|ENGIE 12 Months
|ENGIE 18 Months
|ENGIE 6 Months
|Reliant Business Power Plus 24 Months
|Reliant Business Power Plus 12 Months
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Irving TX is the international headquarters for 5 Fortune 500 corporations, and the home to 8,500 companies.Source