Central Electric Coop SD

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About Central Electric Coop SD

Central Electric Coop SD is headquartered in Mitchell, South Dakota and provides electricity in 15 cities in the state. The company recently reported a total of 173 industrial customer accounts, 668 commercial customer accounts and 6,415 residential customers, which makes up the whole of their customer base. Central Electric Coop SD bills their patrons a residential electricity rate of 12.77 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 4.64% more than the state's average price of 12.21 cents and 9.49% more than the nationwide average of 14.11 cents. In 2020 the company had retail sales of 333,306 megawatt hours. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 344,222 acquired by the company.

The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer of Central Electric Coop SD is $188.61 per month. Customers of the company are stuck with a 49.75% higher bill compared to other residents of the country. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity facilities and all of the power that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other companies.

Energy Loss

Loss of electricity from heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Electricity companies are required to report these losses. Central Electric Coop SD reported a yearly loss of approximately 2.90% of the electricity that they generate. Central Electric Coop SD's energy loss numbers leave them with a rank of 8th best out of the 66 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 351st best out of 3509 in the US.

Central Electric Coop SD Rate & Electric Bills

Central Electric Coop SD residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.098/kWh$257.65/mo.$139.72/mo.
1796th12.77¢Central Electric Coop SD's Average residential price per kWh
2878th$188.61Average monthly electricity bill for Central Electric Coop SD's residential customers

Central Electric Coop SD Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:25487 403rd Avenue I-90 Exit 325
    Mitchell, South Dakota 57301
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ken Schlimgen

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Energy Loss

Central Electric Coop SD's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


351 National Rank

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Central Electric Coop SD State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
South Dakota7,25634,542,6989100%

Central Electric Coop SD County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Aurora County2,747312.99$166.89/mo
Brule County5,247212.98$166.64/mo
Buffalo County1,948313.06$169.80/mo
Davison County19,956212.90$163.14/mo
Hanson County3,461313.04$145.43/mo
Jerauld County1,663312.97$166.13/mo
Miner County2,298413.03$144.89/mo
Sanborn County2,330313.02$144.62/mo

Cities Central Electric Coop SD Has Coverage

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

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Central Electric Coop SD FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Central Electric Coop SD?

Central Electric Coop SD's CEO is Ken Schlimgen.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Central Electric Coop SD customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for consumers of Central Electric Coop SD is 12.77 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Central Electric Coop SD?

Central Electric Coop SD's customer service phone number is (605) 996-7516

What cities does Central Electric Coop SD supply electricity in?

Central Electric Coop SD provides electricity to 15 cities throughout the nation including South Dakota.

What is the average bundled bill for Central Electric Coop SD customers each month?

Customers of Central Electric Coop SD pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $188.61.

How many counties does Central Electric Coop SD sell electricity to?

Central Electric Coop SD supplies electricity to customers in 8 counties in the United States.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-01