Bandera Electric

About Bandera Electric

Bandera Electric is an electricity cooperative headquartered in Bandera, Texas and supplying power to customers in 7 counties in Texas. There are 38,084 customers who are receiving service from the provider. These customer accounts are made up of 85.08% residential customer accounts, 14.76% commercial properties and 0.16% industrial customers. Customers of Bandera Electric spend, on average, 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Thankfully for their customers, this rate is lower than both the state and the national average rates of 11.91 and 13.26 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The company had sales of 645,256 megawatt hours in 2020 sold to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 702,286 megawatt hours were obtained on the wholesale electricity market. In 2020, the supplier had revenue of $68,210,400 from retail electricity sales. This was the entirety of the electricity related revenue for the company.

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $134.11, while the Bandera Electric average is 3.21% more at $130.32 per month. Bandera Electric is the 131st ranked supplier in the state for average monthly bill amount. Electricity production is not part of the Bandera Electric business model, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates and then resell to their consumers.

Bandera Electric Net Metering

Fortunately, Bandera Electric offers net metering options to their customers. This is a positive for any consumer potentially purchasing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess wattage back to their electricity company.

Energy Loss

Electricity providers routinely submit reports on energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Bandera Electric recently reported a loss of 7.98% of the total electricity generation amount. The state of Texas has an energy loss average of 0.99% and the national average is 2.76%, giving Bandera Electric a rank of 129th best out of 135 suppliers who report energy loss in the state.

Bandera Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Bandera Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.106/kWh$135.45/mo.$119.64/mo.
983rd10.96¢Bandera Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2222nd$130.32Average monthly electric bill for Bandera Electric's residential customers

Bandera Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:3172 Highway 16 North
    Bandera, Texas 78003
    United States of America
  • CEO:William Hetherington

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Energy Loss

Bandera Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


1338 National Rank

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Bandera Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Bandera Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Bandera County23,112210.90$124.38/mo
Bexar County2,003,554510.39$124.28/mo
Kendall County47,431510.52$119.39/mo
Kerr County52,600410.23$118.91/mo
Medina County51,584411.19$118.25/mo
Real County3,452411.32$118.43/mo
Uvalde County26,741312.36$123.15/mo

Cities Bandera Electric Has Coverage

  • Alamo Heights, TX
  • Balcones Heights, TX
  • Bandera, TX
  • Boerne, TX
  • Camp Wood, TX
  • Castle Hills, TX
  • Castroville, TX
  • China Grove, TX
  • Converse, TX
  • Devine, TX
  • Elmendorf, TX
  • Fair Oaks Ranch, TX
  • Grey Forest, TX
  • Helotes, TX
  • Hill Country Village, TX
  • Hollywood Park, TX
  • Hondo, TX
  • Ingram, TX
  • Kerrville, TX
  • Kirby, TX
  • LaCoste, TX
  • Leakey, TX
  • Leon Valley, TX
  • Live Oak, TX
  • Lytle, TX
  • Natalia, TX
  • Olmos Park, TX
  • Sabinal, TX
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Sandy Oaks, TX
  • Schertz, TX
  • Selma, TX
  • Shavano Park, TX
  • Somerset, TX
  • St. Hedwig, TX
  • Terrell Hills, TX
  • Universal City, TX
  • Uvalde, TX
  • Von Ormy, TX
  • Windcrest, TX

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Bandera Electric FAQ:

How many counties does Bandera Electric sell electricity to?

There are 7 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Bandera Electric.

How much is the average bundled bill for Bandera Electric customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Bandera Electric is $130.32. The Texas average bundled bill is $134.11 and the US average is $134.11.

What is the phone number for Bandera Electric?

You can reach Bandera Electric by phone via (866) 226-3372.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Bandera Electric customers?

Consumers of Bandera Electric, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What cities does Bandera Electric offer service in?

Bandera Electric serves electricity in 40 cities throughout the nation.

Who is the CEO of Bandera Electric?

William Hetherington is the CEO of Bandera Electric.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-09