Barton County Electric Cooperative

About Barton County Electric Cooperative

Barton County Electric Cooperative is an electricity cooperative located in Lamar, Missouri and serving customers in 36 cities in Missouri. There are 8 industrial customers, 659 commercial customers and 5,934 residential customer accounts who are receiving electricity from the supplier. Patrons of Barton County Electric Cooperative are billed an average residential electricity rate of 13.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.96% higher than the state's average rate of 10.97 cents and 1.59% above the nationwide average of 13.26 cents. The company sold 157,055 megawatt hours in 2019 through retail sales. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 166,537 megawatt hours were purchased on the wholesale market. Their revenue in 2019 from electricity related activities was $18,190,000, with $18,025,000 from retail sales to end users.

Patrons of the supplier pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $161.72. This is 40.11% higher than the state average of $114.42. The company currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it at a higher rate to end users.

Barton County Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Thankfully, Barton County Electric Cooperative allows their consumers to take part in net metering. This makes it easier for people to install solar and other alternative electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded electricity back into the grid.

Barton County Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Barton County Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.131/kWh$167.48/mo.$145.98/mo.
1968th13.05¢Barton County Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2757th$161.72Average monthly electric bill for Barton County Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Barton County Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:91 West US Highway 160
    Lamar, Missouri 64759
    United States of America
  • CEO:Jeff Hull

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Barton County Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Missouri6,60117,781,00051100%

Barton County Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Barton County11,754413.30$152.23/mo
Cedar County14,349312.84$130.31/mo
Dade County7,561412.43$135.02/mo
Jasper County121,328412.87$159.48/mo
Newton County58,236211.93$154.38/mo
Vernon County20,563412.31$134.09/mo

Cities Barton County Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Airport Drive, MO
  • Alba, MO
  • Asbury, MO
  • Avilla, MO
  • Bronaugh, MO
  • Brooklyn Heights, MO
  • Burgess, MO
  • Carl Junction, MO
  • Carterville, MO
  • Carthage, MO
  • Carytown, MO
  • Dennis Acres, MO
  • Duenweg, MO
  • Duquesne, MO
  • Fidelity, MO
  • Golden City, MO
  • Grand Falls Plaza, MO
  • Jasper, MO
  • Joplin, MO
  • Lamar, MO
  • Lamar Heights, MO
  • Leawood, MO
  • Liberal, MO
  • Milford, MO
  • Milo, MO
  • Mindenmines, MO
  • Moundville, MO
  • Neck City, MO
  • Nevada, MO
  • Oronogo, MO
  • Purcell, MO
  • Saginaw, MO
  • Sheldon, MO
  • Shoal Creek Drive, MO
  • Waco, MO
  • Webb City, MO

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

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Barton County Electric Cooperative FAQ:

How many counties does Barton County Electric Cooperative offer service to?

There are 6 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Barton County Electric Cooperative.

What is the phone number for Barton County Electric Cooperative?

The Barton County Electric Cooperative phone number is (417) 628-5636.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Barton County Electric Cooperative customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Barton County Electric Cooperative is 13.05 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How much is the average bundled bill for Barton County Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Consumers of Barton County Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $161.72.

What cities does Barton County Electric Cooperative offer service to?

Barton County Electric Cooperative supplies in 36 cities.

Who is the CEO of Barton County Electric Cooperative?

The CEO of Barton County Electric Cooperative is Jeff Hull.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-09