Cumberland Utility: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Cumberland Utility

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About Cumberland Utility

Cumberland Utility is a municipally owned entity located in Cumberland, Wisconsin and supplying power to customers in Barron County, Wisconsin. On recent government reports, the provider had a total of 1,365 electricity customers signed up for their services. This total is made up of 1.39% industrial accounts, 19.41% commercial customer accounts and 79.19% residential accounts. Customers of Cumberland Utility are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their customers, 5.57% lower than the average nationwide rate of 15.73 cents. The company participated in both the retail sales and the wholesale electricity market in 2019, with sales to end users adding up to 36,458 megawatt hours and wholesale sales equaling 101 megawatt hours. The electricity they sourced consisted of megawatt hours generated by the company in power facilities they own and megawatt hours that they procured via the wholesale market. In 2019, they made a total of $4,072,700 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $101,000 coming from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $135.39, while the Cumberland Utility average is 36.29% less at $86.25 per month. This is the 437th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the nation. With 146 megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel sources, Cumberland Utility is the 19th largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 116 suppliers in Wisconsin Electricity production is not part of the Cumberland Utility business plan, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates from other providers to then be resold to their end users. The company's electricity generating facilities have output of 43.02 megawatt hours by burning natural gas. This amount ranks them 18th highest out of 116 in the state for total natural gas production.

Cumberland Utility Net Metering

Customers of Cumberland Utility can take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused wattage back to the grid.

Cumberland Utility Rate & Electric Bills

Cumberland Utility residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.111/kWh$105.16/mo.$59.37/mo.
2009th14.86¢Cumberland Utility's Average residential price per kWh
437th$86.25Average monthly electricity bill for Cumberland Utility's residential customers

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Cumberland Utility Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:1265 2nd Avenue
    Cumberland, Wisconsin 54829
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Dean Bergstrom

Cumberland Utility Contact

Cumberland Utility Service

  • Outage Phone:(715) 822-8298
  • States Served:
    • Wisconsin
  • Counties Served:
    • Barron County
  • Major Cities Served:

Quick Facts About Cumberland Utility

Cumberland Utility is the 84th largest electricity company out of 116 suppliers in the state based on total megawatt hours sold.

As the 733rd largest producer of electricity in the country, Cumberland Utility produces 146 megawatt hours of electricity.

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Cumberland Utility State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Wisconsin1,3654,600,330.3384100%

Cumberland Utility County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Barron County46,529615.47$119.44/mo

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Cumberland Utility FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Cumberland Utility customers each month?

Customers of Cumberland Utility pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $86.25.

Who is the CEO of Cumberland Utility?

Dean Bergstrom is the CEO of Cumberland Utility.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Cumberland Utility customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Cumberland Utility is 14.86 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Cumberland Utility's electricity is produced from renewable fuel types?

Electric production facilities owned by or associated with Cumberland Utility produce 0% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

What percentage of Cumberland Utility's electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuels?

Cumberland Utility generates 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for Cumberland Utility?

You can reach Cumberland Utility by phone via (715) 822-2595.

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Published: 2022-08-01