Electricity Rates Friendswood TX.

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About Friendswood, Texas


Friendswood is part of the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land metropolitan area sitting in both Harris and Galveston Counties. This 21-square-mile city is located halfway between Houston and Galveston and approximately 70% of its land is developed.


Population and Demographics

With a current growth rate of 0.42%, Friendswood’s population has increased from 35,805 residents to 39,893 residents as reported in the 2020 census. 

The demographics are as follows:

White 69.36

African American 3.5%

Native American 0.23%

Asian 6.25%

Multi-racial 3.87%

Hispanic or Latino 16.39%



Friendswood is the only town within Texas to have started as a Quaker colony. It was founded by Quaker settlers who were led by T. Hadley Lewis and Frank J. Brown. They were in search of land they could utilize for their religious denomination known as Friends. From its inception through the 1940s, Friendswood was a quiet farming community with less than 500 residents who relied on the growing and preservation of Magnolia figs for their living. By the 1950s, with the development of rail lines and highways, the land was converted from farming into sprawling subdivisions and was incorporated as a city in 1960.



Businesses throughout Friendswood employ more than 20,000 residents in fields such as healthcare, science and technology services, and manufacturing. The top employers are the Friends Independent School District, H.E. Butt Grocery Co, Kroger, Texas LP, and Clear Creek Independent School District.



Friendswood is classified as a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and mild cool winters. The average high temperature in July is 91 degrees and the average high in January is 63 degrees. The average rainfall per year is 38 inches.


Fun Fact

On April 8, 1963, Friendswood became the only dry town in the country at a time when drinking and smoking were on the rise in the country.

The Best Electricity Rates Friendswood TX Residents Can Find

Are you ready to sign up for an electricity plan for your home or business? Look no further! Our energy shopping website is designed to allow you to find the best electricity rates in Friendswood and Houston from Texas’ top electricity providers. And, enrolling in a plan is easy. Simply find the best electricity rate, select a plan, and enter your account information.

Gone are the days of having to pick up the phone to call a Houston or Friendswood electric company or to an energy broker. You can now browse the best electricity rates in Friendswood, TX and sign up directly with a supplier online. Here are some tips to keep in mind when using our site:


Decide On What You Want

First, decide on the type of electric rate you want. Is the cheapest price your priority? Maybe you are looking for other features such as no cancellation fees or deposits?


Filter and Search

Next, type in your utility or zip code into our search bar and open the cheapest Friendswood electric rates near you! Then set your specific search parameters to your exact wants and needs.


Select and Sign Up!

After you found what you are looking for, simple click to enroll in your new electricity plan. You will be prompted to enter your account details and agree to the supplier's terms.

How To Compare Electricity Plans Friendswood Suppliers Offer:

Attention Houston and Friendswood residents! Are you ready to compare electricity plans for your home or business? We offer the best electricity plans in Friendswood from the top retail electricity providers. Now, there are several electricity plan options offered in Friendswood And, knowing your options is a great start to finding the best plan. Here are some of the common electricity plans Friendswood energy suppliers offer:


Fixed Rate Electric Plans in Friendswood

Fixed-rate electricity plans allow residents and businesses in Friendswood to lock-in electricity unit costs at a certain $/kWh for a contract period term. This provides price certainty and a relatively simple way to budget for energy costs.


Residential & Commercial Plans

Our site also gives Friendswood area residents the option to choose between residential electricity rates and commercial electricity rates. Commercial businesses in Friendswood even have the ability to request a custom quote that is tailored to the business's individual usage.


No Deposit Electricity Plans

Some Friendswood TX energy providers require customers to put down a deposit when they sign up for an electricity plan. Our site allows you to filter plans that do not require a deposit, so you can sign up with a Friendswood electricity provider on your terms.


100% Green Plans

Are you looking for a green electricity plan in the Houston area? Our site displays rates from some of the leading green energy suppliers in Houston, Friendswood, and the rest of Texas. Whether you want electricity generated from wind or solar, you can easily sort by 100% renewable plans.

Cheapest Electricity Rates Friendswood Residents Count On

If you’re looking for cheap electricity rates in Friendswood or the rest of Houston, you’ve come to the right place! We allow our customers to browse electricity supplier offers and sign up directly online. 

Houston-Area Electric Utility Company Resources

If you live in Friendswood or the rest of the Houston area, chances are that CenterPoint Energy is your local utility distribution company. However, there are two other electric utilities in Houston: TNMP and AEP Texas Central. Below is a map of the Texas utilities and their respective service areas:

As you can see from the map above, CenterPoint Energy covers most of the Houston metro area with TNMP servicing some pockets of the city, and AEP Texas Central servicing some of the outer areas of Houston. Below is some high level information of each Houston electric utility company. Please click on the links to visit each Houston electric company’s individual page. On those pages you will find customer service phone numbers, outage maps, and more.

Getting Started Today

Houston is the largest city in Texas with a population of just over 3 million residents. If you live or own a business in Houston, Texas, you can find a new electricity provider with a low supplier rate. EnergyPricing.com offers transparency and energy market education, making us a valuable resource to your search for a low-cost Houston electricity provider. Whether you are shopping for your home, apartment, or business, you can find a rate and contract that works for your individual electricity usage. If you have any questions about shopping for electricity in Houston and would like to speak to someone, contact us today.

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