People's Electric Cooperative

People's Electric Cooperative supplies electricity to 36 cities in the state such as the cities of Ada, Purcell, Pauls Valley, Sulphur, and Tishomingo. The entity is an electric cooperative. Recently filed reports by the company showed a customer base of 21,876 customers. Exactly 13,965 are residential properties, 7,882 are commercial accounts and 29 are industrial properties. On average, People's Electric Cooperative's residential electricity rate is 10.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.51% below the average Oklahoma price of 11.49 cents and 21.15% less than the nationwide average of 13.33. They sold 110,876 megawatt hours through wholesale channels to other electricity providers in 2019 and 793,284 megawatt hours via retail sales. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of multiple sources of megawatt hours including 28,407 megawatt hours produced by electricity plants they own and 890,175 procured on wholesale channels. In 2019, the supplier had revenue of $69,460,000 from retail electricity sales to end users and $10,970,000from wholesale customers. Their revenue from electricity activities was $81,685,000.

About People's Electric Cooperative

The average residential electricity bill for a customer of People's Electric Cooperative is $151.73 per month. Consumers of the provider pay 26.32% more compared to other citizens of the US. Consumers of the supplier are faced with 1.88 power outages a year with outages lasting an average of 219.36 minutes. Electricity sales were responsible for an increase in CO2 pollution of 5.87% within the preceding year. People's Electric Cooperative's electricity sales are accountable for 345,403,448.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 11th worst emissions amount out of 172 electricity companies in the state.

People's Electric Cooperative Net Metering

People's Electric Cooperative is one of 0 electricity suppliers in the state who offer net metering to their consumers. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often prohibitively priced for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell unused kilowatt hours back to their provider, making the installation of these alternative sources economically feasible .

Energy Loss

People's Electric Cooperative currently suffers from the loss of around 1.43% of the electricity that they generate. This percentage of electricity lost results in them receiving a rank of 2537th worst out of 3511 providers who report energy loss in the United States.

People's Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

People's Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.105/kWh$155.24/mo.$149.41/mo.
840th10.51¢People's Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2801st$151.73Average monthly electric bill for People's Electric Cooperative's residential customers

People's Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1600 North Country Club Road
    Ada, Oklahoma 74820
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kevin Wood

People's Electric Cooperative Contact

People's Electric Cooperative Service

  • Outage Phone:(580) 332-3031

Quick Facts About People's Electric Cooperative

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People's Electric Cooperative participates in the wholesale electricity market, purchasing electricity generated by other suppliers and then reselling to their consumers.

Energy provider of the year for Oklahoma, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
Oklahoma, Major Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Oklahoma, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
Oklahoma, Major Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Oklahoma, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
Oklahoma, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

People's Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


2537 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of People's Electric Cooperative's Power Outages

219.36 min.

vs. national average of 127.16 min.

1.88 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.13

People's Electric Cooperative Coverage Map

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People's Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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People's Electric Cooperative County Coverage

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Atoka County13,758410.32$122.78/mo
Carter County48,111511.79$131.74/mo
Coal County5,495310.32$128.26/mo
Garvin County27,711312.03$140.69/mo
Hughes County13,279410.21$124.08/mo
Johnston County11,085510.99$128.86/mo
McClain County40,474511.01$128.21/mo
Murray County14,073411.85$141.78/mo
Pittsburg County43,654610.39$117.05/mo
Pontotoc County38,284311.05$132.01/mo

Cities People's Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Ada, OK
  • Allen, OK
  • Ashland, OK
  • Atoka, OK
  • Atwood, OK
  • Bromide, OK
  • Byars, OK
  • Byng, OK
  • Calvin, OK
  • Centrahoma, OK
  • Coalgate, OK
  • Davis, OK
  • Fitzhugh, OK
  • Francis, OK
  • Gerty, OK
  • Hickory, OK
  • Kiowa, OK
  • Lamar, OK
  • Lehigh, OK
  • Mill Creek, OK
  • Pauls Valley, OK
  • Phillips, OK
  • Pittsburg, OK
  • Purcell, OK
  • Ravia, OK
  • Roff, OK
  • Rosedale, OK
  • Spaulding, OK
  • Stonewall, OK
  • Stratford, OK
  • Stringtown, OK
  • Stuart, OK
  • Sulphur, OK
  • Tishomingo, OK
  • Tupelo, OK
  • Wayne, OK

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

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People's Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average bill for People's Electric Cooperative customers each month?

People's Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly electric bill of $151.73, compared to the Oklahoma average of $126.37 and the US of $126.37.

How many counties does People's Electric Cooperative have customers in to?

People's Electric Cooperative supplies electricity in 10 countiesUS in the US including, Oklahoma.

What cities does People's Electric Cooperative supply electricity in?

People's Electric Cooperative provides electricity in 36 cities throughout the country including, Oklahoma.

When will People's Electric Cooperative power be restored?

People's Electric Cooperative's outages last, on average, roughly 219.361 minutes per outage.

What is the phone number for People's Electric Cooperative?

The People's Electric Cooperative phone number is (877) 456-3031.

What is the average electricity rate for People's Electric Cooperative customers?

Customers of People's Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity rate 10.51 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of People's Electric Cooperative?

People's Electric Cooperative’s CEO is Kevin Wood .

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25