Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative

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About Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative is an electric cooperative headquartered in Gonzales, Texas and serving customers in 26 cities in Texas. A total of 88,922 customers (1,112 industrial accounts, 7,787 commercial customer accounts and 80,023 residential properties) receive electricity from the supplier. Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative has an average residential electricity price of 10.11 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 26.02% less than the national average rate of 13.67 cents, resulting in the supplier ranking 536th out of 2922 companies in the US for best average electricity rate. In 2020 they had retail sales of 2,671,269 megawatt hours. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they procured by way of wholesale channels. This category makes up 100.00% of the total electricity sourced by the company. The revenue for Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative for 2020 from electricity sales was $216,719,100, with 90.74% coming from retail sales to end users.

The average residential electric bill for a customer of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative is $124.97 per month, while the national average is $120.98. The provider currently does not produce any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other companies and then resell it at a higher rate to end users.

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative offers net metering options to their customers. Without net metering, solar panel installation is significantly less economically realistic, as citizens have no way to sell unused energy back into the infrastructure system.

Energy Loss

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative has energy loss of 3.37% of their total generation during transmission. The state average for energy loss is 0.99% and the nationwide average is 2.76%. This results in Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative receiving a ranking of 32nd best out of 183 providers in the state and 453rd best out of 3510 providers in the nation.

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.101/kWh$132.79/mo.$124.97/mo.
536th10.11¢Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2009th$124.97Average monthly electricity bill for Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:825 East Sarah DeWitt Drive
    Gonzales, Texas 78629
    United States of America
  • CEO:Darren Schauer

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Energy Loss

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.37%

Total Energy Loss

93,728MWh

453 National Rank

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Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Texas88,922196,655,10045100%

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Caldwell County45,8835810.46$125.99/mo
DeWitt County19,8245410.45$125.91/mo
Goliad County7,0125510.46$126.00/mo
Gonzales County19,6535410.47$125.97/mo
Guadalupe County172,7065510.45$125.89/mo
Jackson County14,9885510.48$125.51/mo
Karnes County14,7105410.44$125.89/mo
Lavaca County20,3375810.57$126.82/mo
Victoria County91,3195310.46$126.05/mo
Wilson County49,7535410.46$126.18/mo

Cities Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative FAQ:

How many counties does Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative sell electricity in?

There are 10 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative.

Who is the CEO of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative?

Darren Schauer is the CEO of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative customers?

Consumers of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 10.11 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative by phone via (800) 223-4832.

What is the average bundled bill for Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative is $124.97. The state average bundled bill is $138.61 and the national average is $138.61.

What cities does Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative have customers in in?

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative supplies in 26 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01