Deep East Texas Electric

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About Deep East Texas Electric

Deep East Texas Electric provides electricity for 15 cities in the state including cities like Center, San Augustine, Newton, Milam CDP, and Sam Rayburn CDP. The company is an electricity cooperative. A total of 43,613 customers (90.69% residential customers, 9.26% commercial customers and 0.05% industrial properties) are provided electricity by the company. Consumers of Deep East Texas Electric are billed an average residential electricity price of 9.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 19.62% below Texas' average rate of 12.41 cents. In 2020 the company had retail sales of 785,774 megawatt hours and wholesale sales to other electricity providers of 785,774 megawatt hours. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of all electricity sourced by the company and 908,148 megawatt hours were acquired on wholesale channels. Their total revenue in 2020 from electricity related activities was $80,761,000, with 4.79% coming from wholesale electricity sales and 91.06% from retail sales to end users.

The average residential power bill for a consumer of Deep East Texas Electric is $114.62. The company currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end users.

Deep East Texas Electric Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for Deep East Texas Electric and individuals who get their electricity from the company. This makes it easier for people who are interested to install solar and other alternative electricity options as they have the ability to sell unused kilowatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is just part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Deep East Texas Electric currently averages a loss of approximately 7.20% of the total electricity they produce. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 120th best out of 183 providers who report energy loss in the state.

Deep East Texas Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Deep East Texas Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.100/kWh$132.02/mo.$114.62/mo.
479th9.98¢Deep East Texas Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1617th$114.62Average monthly electricity bill for Deep East Texas Electric's residential customers

Deep East Texas Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:880 TX-21
    San Augustine, Texas 75972
    United States of America
  • CEO:Bryan Wood

Deep East Texas Electric Contact

Deep East Texas Electric Service

  • Outage Phone:(800) 392-5986

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Energy Loss

Deep East Texas Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


1298 National Rank

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Deep East Texas Electric State Coverage

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

Deep East Texas Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Jasper County32,9805510.72$126.81/mo
Nacogdoches County64,6535510.58$126.16/mo
Newton County12,217311.21$120.45/mo
Panola County22,491411.39$137.26/mo
Rusk County52,2145710.64$127.30/mo
Sabine County9,894310.13$115.28/mo
San Augustine County7,9185210.67$126.77/mo
Shelby County24,022311.28$134.27/mo

Cities Deep East Texas Electric Has Coverage

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

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Deep East Texas Electric FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Deep East Texas Electric customers each month?

Customers of Deep East Texas Electric pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $114.62.

What is the phone number for Deep East Texas Electric?

The Deep East Texas Electric phone number is (866) 392-2547.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Deep East Texas Electric customers?

Deep East Texas Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 9.98 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Texas bundled rate of 12.41 cents and the average national rate of 14.11 cents.

How many counties does Deep East Texas Electric sell electricity in?

There are 8 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Deep East Texas Electric including Texas.

Who is the CEO of Deep East Texas Electric?

Bryan Wood is the CEO of Deep East Texas Electric.

What cities does Deep East Texas Electric have customers in to?

Deep East Texas Electric serves electricity to 15 cities.

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