Looking for Cheap Electricity In Victoria?
We’re here to help. Here you will find tools to compare Victoria electric providers and find the plan that works for you. The great thing about having the power to choose is that, with a little research, you can save substantially on your electric bill.
If you are looking to switch electricity providers, you can almost certainly find a provider who offers lower electricity rates than you are currently paying.
If you are moving to a new home in Victoria, this is the perfect time to lock in savings by selecting a plan with the lowest electricity rate.
There are well over a dozen electric companies that offer service in Victoria. Some of them you may not have heard of. Others you hear from every time you turn on the television. But they all have one thing in common. They want your business.
We work with all of the top electricity providers to present you with a single comprehensive list of plans and providers, so you can weigh your options, select a provider, and enroll in an electricity plan in minutes.
Featured Electricity Rates In Victoria, Texas
How to Compare Victoria Electric Companies
Many electricity plans are tailored towards particular home sizes. The first thing you should do when comparing Victoria electricity rates with our comparison tool is make sure that you are looking at the appropriate rates for the size of your home. There is a setting on our plan results list that allows you to select your home size. This will automatically display the appropriate rates for each plan.
There are three benchmark monthly electricity usage levels that every Victoria electricity plan advertises rates for. They are:
- 2000 kWhs: This is a usage level associated with a larger home.
- 1000 kWhs: A reasonable estimate for a smaller house
- 500 kWhs: This is apartment sized usage
Electricity rates can be very different between these levels even for the same plan. If you aren’t comparing the appropriate rates, you could end up choosing the wrong plan for your needs.
Top Victoria Electricity Rates From Each Provider
|Electric Company||Plan Name||Electricity Rate|
|Gexa||Saver Deluxe 12||7.7¢/kWh|
|Gexa||Saver Supreme 12||7.8¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Easy Saver 12||8.5¢/kWh|
|Express Energy||Express Energy Flash 12||7.2¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Free Energy 12||8.9¢/kWh|
|Cirro Energy||Smart Value 12 Online||9.2¢/kWh|
|Direct Energy||Live Brighter 12||11.9¢/kWh|
|First Choice Power||You Got This 24||11.8¢/kWh|
|TXU||Clear Deal 12||9.9¢/kWh|
|Frontier||Best Value 12||7.7¢/kWh|
|4Change Energy||Maxx Saver 12||7.8¢/kWh|
|Green Mountain Energy||Crystal Clear 12 Preferred||11.6¢/kWh|
|Reliant||Secure Advantage 12||11.6¢/kWh|
|Payless Power||SmarTricity Premier 12||15.8¢/kWh|
For a more detailed realtime rate comparison enter your zip code at the top of the page. Our rate comparison tool lets you see all providers and rates. You can filter by term length, usage level, green energy plans, no deposit plans and get you them most up to date pricing. The rates listed above are for the 1,000 kWh usage level. More Information on any of these plans >>>
Learn a Bit About Victoria TX
Victoria was named after General Guadalupe Victoria, who would go on to become Mexico’s first president. It is the county seat of Victoria County and ranks 56th in size in the state with a population of 67,100. The city was founded in 1824. Stone Cold Steve Austin, the famous wrestler, was born in Austin, Texas and later was moved to Victoria when he was just an infant.
The economy of Victoria centers on a lot of different retail businesses and the health, educational, and industrial sectors. Some of the biggest employers in the city are Formosa Plastics Corp, Dow, Invista, and Alcoa. Unemployment is below the state average and the wages earned are slightly below the national and state averages. The most common occupations include the following: Sales, Administration, Construction, Health Services, Social Assistance, Educational Services, and more.
The most common degrees obtained in the area were in concentrations of Accounting, Business, Nursing, Psychology, and Multidisciplinary Studies. The University of Houston-Victoria and Victoria College are the two largest learning institutions in the area. The average tuition cost was about 4,576 for in-state students. The majority of graduates are Caucasian females. The total number of Hispanic graduates is not far behind with more than 30% of all graduates constituting the Hispanic ethnicity.
Electricity Plans with Renewable Energy
If you are looking for a green energy plan, you can find quite a few of them here.
Using our filtering functionality, you can filter to display only 100% green energy plans. You won’t even have to pay a lot more to have a 100% renewable energy plan. The cost of generating wind and solar power has fallen considerably in over the past few years. It’s now common to see green energy plans listed among the cheapest electricity rate in Victoria.
What You Will Need to Enroll in New Electricity Service
Be prepared to provide your social security number or DL# for the credit check. There are no credit check electricity plans in Victoria. These are usually prepaid plans. Most post-paid plans, however, require a soft credit check. It won’t have any effect on your credit score. But you may be asked to pay a deposit based on the outcome of the credit check.
You will also need to make sure you have the correct and complete address of the location you are getting service for and a billing address if it is different.
You will be asked for a requested start date. In some cases, you can get electricity turned on as early as the same day. Usually it’s the next day at the earliest. If you are currently under a contract with another provider, you will want to coordinate the state date with the new provider with the expiration date of your current plan to avoid paying early termination fees. You can usually select a start date as much as two months in the future while locking in an electricity rate.
Tips for When You Compare the Cheapest Electricity Rates
- Make sure use you the feature that allows you to select your home size. You will wan to make sure you are comparing the rates for the correct size dwelling. Otherwise, you may pick the wrong plan.
- Use the filter functionality to select 100% green energy plan
- Pay attention to the contract duration on the plan. The most popular plan duration is 12 months. But sometimes you can find a great deal on short term plans or longer term plans.
- Review plan documentation before enrolling in a plan. The EFL will list all the fees and details associated with a plan. Read it to make sure you are getting what you think you are getting with your energy plan.
- Book mark this page and return often to find great deals on electricity.
AEP Contact Information:
For power outages in Victoria Texas, please call AEP at 1-866-223-8508. To have underground lines located prior to digging in Victoria Texas, call 1-800-344-8377.
Smart Meter Information:
For information on the smart meter program in Victoria Texas, click here.