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About Murray Municipal Utilities

Murray Municipal Utilities is a municipally owned entity supplying electricity in Murray, Kentucky and rural areas of Calloway County. Electricity providers must regularly report the total number of customers signed up for their services to government agencies. In the most recent report the supplier reported a total of 6,184 residential customers, 1,749 commercial accounts and 2 industrial customers receiving their services. This is the entirety of their customers. Murray Municipal Utilities' average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 12.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.50% higher than Kentucky's average price of 11.68 cents. This makes the company 45th out of 61 companies in the state for lowest average electricity rate. A total of 245,921 megawatt hours were sold through retail sales in 2020 by the company. During the same timeframe, Murray Municipal Utilities procured 256,338 megawatt hours via the wholesale market. In 2020 they had total electricity related revenue of $24,637,600, with 96.89% coming from retail sales.

The US average monthly residential power bill is $120.98, while the Murray Municipal Utilities average is 15.70% below at $101.98 per month. This is the 1131st lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the United States. The company does not have ownership in any electricity production facilities and all of the megawatt hours that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other companies.

Energy Loss

Electricity providers routinely submit reports for energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Murray Municipal Utilities recently reported a loss of 3.80% of the electricity generation total. The state of Kentucky has an energy loss average of 3.52% and the countrywide average is 2.76%, giving Murray Municipal Utilities a rank of 575th best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the United States.

Murray Municipal Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Murray Municipal Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.120/kWh$113.40/mo.$101.98/mo.
1503rd12.08¢Murray Municipal Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
1131st$101.98Average monthly electricity bill for Murray Municipal Utilities' residential customers

Murray Municipal Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:500 Main Street
    Murray, Kentucky 42071
    United States of America

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    Energy Loss

    Murray Municipal Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

    -3.80%

    Total Energy Loss

    9,737MWh

    575 National Rank

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    Murray Municipal Utilities State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    Kentucky7,93523,872,00039100%

    Murray Municipal Utilities County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Calloway County37,103211.90$136.56/mo

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    Murray Municipal Utilities FAQ:

    What is the average bundled electricity rate for Murray Municipal Utilities customers?

    Murray Municipal Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 12.08 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Kentucky bundled rate of 11.68 cents and the average nationwide rate of 13.67 cents.

    What is the phone number for Murray Municipal Utilities?

    The Murray Municipal Utilities phone number is (270) 762-0300.

    What is the average bundled bill for Murray Municipal Utilities customers each month?

    The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Murray Municipal Utilities is $101.98. The state average bundled bill is $124.03 and the nationwide average is $124.03.

    Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
    Published: 2022-08-09