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About CMS Electric

CMS Electric provides electricity to 6 counties and is classified as an electricity cooperative. At the moment, there are 5,201 customers of the provider. Exactly 75 of them are industrial properties, 2,274 are commercial customers and 2,852 of them are residential customers. Patrons of CMS Electric spend, on average, 18.82 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 40.70% higher than the average state price of 13.37 cents and 19.97% higher than the US average of 15.68. The company had sales of 220,044 megawatt hours in 2022 sold to end users. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of all electricity sourced by the company . Exactly 226,646 megawatt hours were acquired by way of the wholesale market. In 2022, the provider had revenue of $28,988,000 from retail electricity sales to end users.

The average residential power bill for a customer of CMS Electric is $132.9. Consumers of the supplier pay 10.66% more compared to the rest of the state. Electricity generation is not part of the CMS Electric business plan, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates to then be resold to their customers.

Energy Loss

CMS Electric reported a yearly loss of about 2.83% of the electricity that they produce. Loss of electricity due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity generation industry and electricity providers must report these losses. CMS Electric's energy loss numbers place them at of 7th best out of the 141 providers that operate in Kansas and report energy loss and 341st best out of 3518 in the country.

CMS Electric Rate & Electric Bills

CMS Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.210/kWh$0.134/kWh$214.02/mo.$76.53/mo.
2728th18.82¢CMS Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1766th$132.9Average monthly electricity bill for CMS Electric's residential customers

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CMS Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:509 East Carthage
    Meade, Kansas 67864
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kirk Thompson

CMS Electric Contact

CMS Electric Service

  • Outage Phone:(800) 794-2353

Energy Loss

CMS Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


341 National Rank

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CMS Electric Coverage Map

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CMS Electric State Coverage

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

CMS Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Clark County1,994416.77$125.09/mo
Comanche County1,809318.57$130.93/mo
Gray County5,720513.05$112.23/mo
Kiowa County2,457515.90$123.96/mo
Meade County4,089418.64$130.45/mo
Seward County22,223318.50$131.01/mo

Cities CMS Electric Has Coverage

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

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CMS Electric FAQ:

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

CMS Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $132.90, compared to the Kansas average of $118.43 and the US of $118.43 for bundled service.

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

CMS Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 18.82 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 13.37 cents and the average nationwide rate of 15.68 cents.

What is the phone number for CMS Electric?

The CMS Electric phone number is (620) 873-2184.

How many counties does CMS Electric supply electricity in?

CMS Electric supplies electricity to customers in 6 counties throughout the nation.

What cities does CMS Electric sell electricity in?

CMS Electric serves 9 cities throughout the United States.

Who is the CEO of CMS Electric?

CMS Electric's current CEO is Kirk Thompson.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-01