City of Pierre Utilities

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

Spike in Electricity Bill?

Reduce or replace your electricity bill with solar for as low as $0 down and $79/mo

Get started

City of Pierre Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

City of Pierre Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.089/kWh$138.48/mo.$64.98/mo.
506th10.04¢City of Pierre Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
802nd$92.27Average monthly electricity bill for City of Pierre Utilities' residential customers

About City of Pierre Utilities

City of Pierre Utilities is a municipally owned organization providing electricity in Pierre, South Dakota and other areas of Hughes County. At the moment, 7,341 customers receive their electricity from the provider. These customers are a mix of 6,148 residential customers, 1,031 commercial customers and 162 industrial accounts. City of Pierre Utilities charges their customers a residential electricity rate of 10.04 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 26.56% lower than the national average rate of 13.67 cents. This ranks the company 506th out of 2922 companies in the nation for lowest average electricity price. The company sold 167,577 megawatt hours through retail sales in 2020. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they acquired on the wholesale market. Of the total electricity sourced by the company, whole purchased made up 100.00%. In 2020, they made a total of $15,078,600 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $14,838,200 from retail sales to end users.

The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer of City of Pierre Utilities is $92.27 per month, while the South Dakota average is $121.94. Patrons of the supplier pay 24.52% less compared to other residents of South Dakota. The supplier currently does not generate their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it at a higher rate to end consumers.

Energy Loss

City of Pierre Utilities loses electricity at a rate of 2.47% of their total production from heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of loss earns them a rank of 6th best out of 66 companies who report energy loss in the state.

City of Pierre Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:3431 Airport Road
    Pierre, South Dakota 57501
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Devin Harris

City of Pierre Utilities Contact

City of Pierre Utilities Service

Go Solar for as low as $0 down and $79/mo

See if your home qualifies
Energy provider of the year for South Dakota, Major Provider Category
Lowest Energy Loss
South Dakota, Major Provider Category
Claim Award

Energy Loss

City of Pierre Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-2.47%

Total Energy Loss

4,252MWh

265 National Rank

City of Pierre Utilities Coverage Map

Coverage Map Placeholder

City of Pierre Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
South Dakota7,34114,875,94522100%

City of Pierre Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Hughes County17,76528.84$184.71/mo

City of Pierre Utilities Reviews

Write a Review of City of Pierre Utilities

City of Pierre Utilities FAQ:

Who is the CEO of City of Pierre Utilities?

City of Pierre Utilities' CEO is Devin Harris.

How much is the average bundled bill for City of Pierre Utilities customers each month?

City of Pierre Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $92.27, compared to the South Dakota average of $121.94 and the national of $121.94 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for City of Pierre Utilities?

The City of Pierre Utilities phone number is (605) 773-7438.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for City of Pierre Utilities customers?

Customers of City of Pierre Utilities, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 10.04 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

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