ELECTRICity In Katy Texas.

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About Katy, Texas



Katy, Texas forms the western portion of the Greater Houston metropolitan area. It sits at the tripoint of Harris, Ford Bend, and Waller counties and is home to 21,894 residents counted in the 2020 census report.

Katy was first settled in the mid-1890s as a railroad town along the Missouri-Kansas-Texas (MKT) Railroad line. It is an 11.3 square mile area known as Old Towne Katy or Greater Katy. The city proper is located in Old Towne Katy and was incorporated in 1945. The Greater Katy area includes the city of Katy as well as large sections of unincorporated land surrounding the city. It includes communities such as Cinco Ranch, Green Trails, Grayson Lakes, Seven Meadows, Pine Mill Ranch, Silver Ranch Firethorne, and Grand Lakes.


Population and Demographics


According to the 2020 census, Katy has 29,049 residents. This population count has increased since the 2010 census by 105.05%. The demographic breakdown is as follows:

White 76.05%

Other Race 8.76%

African American 7.93%

Two or More Races 3.75%

Asian 3.39%

Native American 0.11%




Katy is home to the headquarters of Igloo Corporation, a maker of ice chests, drink containers, and related supplies. Academy Sports and Outdoors has both corporate offices and a product distribution center in Katy and Amazon just completed a multi-million dollar distribution center boosting their economy. The largest area employer is BP America with 5,500 employees on its western campus.




The climate in Katy is characterized by hot and humid summers with temperatures reaching into the high 90s and mild to cool winters. The winter is relatively short with an average temperature of 43 degrees. In general, the climate is partially cloudy and wet most of the year with an average of 48 inches of rainfall.


Fun Fact


Katy has long been known for its fertile flood plain which made it ideal for rice farming. Farmers had pipe canals built to feed water to the fields and would flood the fields creating swimming pools to the delight of area children. Although the industry has declined, there are still fifteen operating rice farms that harvest 9,500 acres of rice in late July and early August.

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How To Compare Electricity Rates In Katy TX:

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


Fixed Rate Electric Plans in Katy

Fixed-rate electricity plans allow residents and businesses in the Houston area 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 Houston and Katy residents the option to choose between residential electricity rates and commercial electricity rates. Commercial businesses in Houston even have the ability to request a custom quote that is tailored to the business's individual usage.


No Deposit Electricity Plans

Some Katy 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 Katy electricity provider on your terms.


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