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Fort Pierce Utilities Authority

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About Fort Pierce Utilities Authority

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority provides electricity to 2 cities in St. Lucie County, Florida including cities such as Fort Pierce, Lakewood Park CDP, Fort Pierce North CDP, White City CDP, and Fort Pierce South CDP. The organization is a municipally owned entity. Electricity companies must regularly report the total number of customers they have to government agencies. In the most recent report the supplier reported a total of 24,127 residential customers and 5,184 commercial customers receiving electricity from the company. This is the sum of their customers. Fort Pierce Utilities Authority's consumers are billed an average residential electricity rate of 16.92 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 8.00% more than the state's average price of 15.67 cents, resulting in the supplier ranking 49th out of 59 suppliers in Florida for lowest average electricity price. About 576,374 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail accounts in 2022. The electricity sourced by Fort Pierce Utilities Authority is made up primarily of megawatt hours they procured on the wholesale market. This category makes up 100.00% of the total electricity sourced. Their revenue in 2022 from electricity related activities was $88,226,000, with 99.03% coming from retail sales to end users.

The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority is $147.95 per month, while the US average is $135.78. Customers of the supplier are faced with 1.17 electrical outages on average each year, with outages lasting around 75.5 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each. Electricity generation is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates from other providers to then be resold to their customers.

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Net Metering

Fortunately, Fort Pierce Utilities Authority offers net metering choices to customers of the company. This makes it cheaper for people who are interested to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unused wattage back to their supplier.

Energy Loss

Suppliers regularly report energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Fort Pierce Utilities Authority recently reported a loss of 4.28% of the total electricity production total. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 19th best out of 52 providers who report energy loss in the state and 693rd best out of 3518 in the country.

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Rate & Electric Bills

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.177/kWh$0.100/kWh$199.83/mo.$78.06/mo.
2519th16.92¢Fort Pierce Utilities Authority's Average residential price per kWh
2195th$147.95Average monthly electricity bill for Fort Pierce Utilities Authority's residential customers

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Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:206 South 6th Street
    Fort Pierce, Florida 34950
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:John Tompeck

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Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Service

Energy provider of the year for Florida, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
Florida, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


693 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority's Power Outages

75.5 min.

vs. national average of 137.24 min.

1.17 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.27

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Fort Pierce Utilities Authority State Coverage

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

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
St. Lucie County358,704215.10$165.54/mo

Cities Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Has Coverage

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

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Fort Pierce Utilities Authority FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Fort Pierce Utilities Authority customers each month?

Consumers of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $147.95.

What is the phone number for Fort Pierce Utilities Authority?

The Fort Pierce Utilities Authority phone number is (772) 466-1600.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Fort Pierce Utilities Authority customers?

Consumers of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 16.92 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority?

John Tompeck is the CEO of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority.

When will Fort Pierce Utilities Authority power be restored?

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority's outages last, on average, approximately 75.5 minutes per outage.

What cities does Fort Pierce Utilities Authority sell electricity in?

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority serves 2 cities.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-04-16