Fairmont Public Utilities

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About Fairmont Public Utilities

Fairmont Public Utilities is a municipally owned organization supplying electricity in Fairmont in Martin County, Minnesota. Currently, 5,869 consumers are provided electricity by the supplier. These customers are a mix of 4,788 residential customers, 1,068 commercial accounts and 13 industrial properties. On average, Fairmont Public Utilities' residential electricity rate is 11.76 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for their consumers, this price is lower than both the state and US average rates of 14.13 and 14.11 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Fairmont Public Utilities had total sales and disposition of 149,293 megawatt hours in 2019, of which 97.01% were from sales to end users. The electricity sourced consisted of megawatt hours acquired via the wholesale market. They purchased 149,293 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2019, they made a total of $16,162,200 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 94.06% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

The United States average monthly residential power bill is $125.95, while the Fairmont Public Utilities average is 40.71% below at $74.68 per month. This is the 278th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the United States. The company currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it at a higher rate to end users.

Fairmont Public Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Fairmont Public Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.118/kWh$0.111/kWh$79.95/mo.$74.14/mo.
1332nd11.76¢Fairmont Public Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
278th$74.68Average monthly electricity bill for Fairmont Public Utilities' residential customers

Fairmont Public Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:1120 Marcus Street
    Fairmont, Minnesota 56031
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Cathy Reynolds

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Fairmont Public Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Minnesota5,86914,829,00061100%

Fairmont Public Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Martin County20,025611.03$141.77/mo

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Fairmont Public Utilities FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Fairmont Public Utilities customers each month?

Fairmont Public Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $74.68, compared to the Minnesota average of $101.96 and the US of $101.96 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Fairmont Public Utilities?

Fairmont Public Utilities' customer service phone number is (507) 235-6811

Who is the CEO of Fairmont Public Utilities?

Fairmont Public Utilities' current CEO is Cathy Reynolds.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Fairmont Public Utilities customers?

Fairmont Public Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 11.76 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Minnesota bundled rate of 14.13 cents and the average United States rate of 14.11 cents.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-08-01