Meade County RECC: Rates and Coverage Area

Meade County RECC

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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About Meade County RECC

With their main offices in Brandenburg, Kentucky, Meade County RECC supplies electricity to 4 counties throughout Kentucky and is classified as an electricity cooperative. Electricity companies must regularly report the number of customers signed on for their services to government agencies. Most recently the supplier disclosed a total of 30,308 customers signed up to receive electricity from the company. Approximately 7.14% of these customers are commercial properties and 28,145 are residential properties. On average, Meade County RECC's patrons spend 13.92 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 11.29% more than the average state rate of 12.51 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for their customers. The supplier sold 468,695 megawatt hours by way of retail sales in 2022. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 493,859 megawatt hours were obtained on the wholesale electricity market. In 2022 they had total electricity related revenue of $68,110,600, with 97.99% from retail sales.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $135.39, while the Meade County RECC average is 2.48% higher at $138.74 per month. Meade County RECC is the 1983rd ranked provider in the nation for average monthly bill total. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity generation facilities and all of the power that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other companies.

Meade County RECC Net Metering

Net metering is available to consumers of Meade County RECC. This makes it cheaper for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess wattage into the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity production business. Companies are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Meade County RECC recently reported an annual loss of roughly 4.98% of the electricity that they transmit. The state of Kentucky has an energy loss average of 3.69% and the national average is 2.87%, giving Meade County RECC a rank of 881st best out of 3526 suppliers who report energy loss in the nation.

Meade County RECC Rate & Electric Bills

Meade County RECC residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.109/kWh$199.50/mo.$92.24/mo.
1651st13.92¢Meade County RECC's Average residential price per kWh
1983rd$138.74Average monthly electricity bill for Meade County RECC's residential customers

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Meade County RECC Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1351 Highway 79
    Brandenburg, Kentucky 40108
    United States of America
  • CEO:Marty Littrel

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Energy Loss

Meade County RECC's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


881 National Rank

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Meade County RECC Coverage Map

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Meade County RECC State Coverage

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

Meade County RECC County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Breckinridge County20,345113.87$138.77/mo
Grayson County26,351511.94$145.12/mo
Meade County29,735213.71$135.40/mo
Ohio County23,861413.07$152.28/mo

Cities Meade County RECC Has Coverage

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

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Meade County RECC FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Meade County RECC customers each month?

Meade County RECC currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $138.74, compared to the Kentucky average of $126.99 and the national of $126.99 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Meade County RECC?

Meade County RECC's customer service phone number is (270) 422-2162

How many counties does Meade County RECC provider electricity to?

There are 4 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Meade County RECC.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Meade County RECC customers?

Customers of Meade County RECC, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 13.92 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Meade County RECC?

The CEO of Meade County RECC is Marty Littrel.

What cities does Meade County RECC have customers in to?

Meade County RECC supplies to 8 cities in the US including Kentucky.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-12