Jefferson Davis Electric

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About Jefferson Davis Electric

Jefferson Davis Electric is an electric cooperative headquartered in Jennings, Louisiana and serving customers in 3 counties in Louisiana including counties such as Calcasieu Parish, Jefferson Davis Parish, and Cameron Parish. The supplier has 164 industrial customer accounts, 8,550 residential customer accounts and 1,471 commercial customers whom they provide electricity services to. Jefferson Davis Electric has an average residential electricity rate of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 26.72% below the national average price of 14.11 cents, ranking the provider at 629th best for average electricity rate out of 2923 companies in the United States. In 2020 the company sold 99.21% of their disposition via normal retail sales to end users. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of all electricity sourced . Exactly 236,430 megawatt hours were purchased on the wholesale market. Jefferson Davis Electric made $23,052,000 in 2020, which came entirely from electricity sales to end users.

The average residential power bill for a customer of Jefferson Davis Electric is $123.97. Consumers of the provider are faced with 1.49 electrical outages a year with outages lasting an average of 12 minutes. The supplier 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 customers.

Jefferson Davis Electric Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation for Jefferson Davis Electric and any residents who get their electricity from 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 unneeded kilowatt hours back to the electricity supplier.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity generation business. Companies must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity infrastructure efficiencies. Jefferson Davis Electric recently reported a yearly loss of about 0.73% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of best out of 34 providers who report energy loss in the state.

Jefferson Davis Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Jefferson Davis Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.109/kWh$0.103/kWh$139.27/mo.$123.97/mo.
629th10.34¢Jefferson Davis Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1947th$123.97Average monthly electricity bill for Jefferson Davis Electric's residential customers

Jefferson Davis Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:906 North Lake Arthur Avenue
    Jennings, Louisiana 70546
    United States of America
  • CEO:Michael Heinen

Jefferson Davis Electric Contact

Jefferson Davis Electric Service

  • Outage Phone:(800) 256-5332

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Energy Loss

Jefferson Davis Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


60 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Jefferson Davis Electric's Power Outages

12 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.49 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Jefferson Davis Electric State Coverage

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

Jefferson Davis Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Calcasieu Parish216,785611.16$134.81/mo
Cameron Parish5,617211.04$133.14/mo
Jefferson Davis Parish32,250511.12$134.27/mo

Cities Jefferson Davis Electric Has Coverage

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

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Jefferson Davis Electric FAQ:

What is the phone number for Jefferson Davis Electric?

You can reach Jefferson Davis Electric by phone via (337) 598-5700.

How many counties does Jefferson Davis Electric sell electricity to?

Jefferson Davis Electric offers service to customers in 3 counties in the country.

What is the average bundled bill for Jefferson Davis Electric customers each month?

The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Jefferson Davis Electric is $123.97. The state average bundled bill is $140.91 and the national average is $140.91.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Jefferson Davis Electric customers?

Jefferson Davis Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Louisiana bundled rate of 11.73 cents and the average United States rate of 14.11 cents.

Who is the CEO of Jefferson Davis Electric?

Jefferson Davis Electric's current CEO is Michael Heinen.

When will Jefferson Davis Electric power be restored?

Jefferson Davis Electric's outages last, on average, approximately 12 minutes per outage.

What cities does Jefferson Davis Electric offer service in?

Jefferson Davis Electric has customers in 9 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-01