Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative is headquartered in Urbana, Ohio and supplies electricity in 25 cities in the state. They currently supply electricity to residential, commercial and industrial customer accounts, with a total of 15,845 residential customer accounts, 1,027 commercial customers and 13 industrial accounts subscribed. Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative's consumers are charged an average residential electricity price of 14.50 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.81% more than the average US rate of 13.45 cents. In 2020 the company had retail sales of 607,350 megawatt hours. The electricity sourced was made up of megawatt hours that they purchased by way of the wholesale electricity market. They purchased 620,120 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2020, the company made a total of $66,900,800 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 99.63% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

About Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative

The state average monthly residential power bill is $107.97, while the Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative average is 70.45% more at $192.68 per month. Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative ranks 221st in the state for average monthly bill amount. Electricity production is not part of the Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative business plan, as they purchase power at wholesale rates to then be resold to their end users.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is a fact of life when dealing with electricity transmission. Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative currently averages a loss of around 1.96% of the electricity they generate. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 20th best out of 115 companies who report energy loss in the state.

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.138/kWh$201.54/mo.$182.58/mo.
2604th14.50¢Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
3079th$192.68Average monthly electric bill for Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:767 Three Mile Road
    Urbana, Ohio 43078
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ron Salyer

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Energy provider of the year for Ohio, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
Ohio, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

12,143MWh

187 National Rank

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Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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Ohio16,88566,656,30039100%

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative County Coverage

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Auglaize County45,6561011.53$110.89/mo
Champaign County38,88529.34$104.00/mo
Logan County45,672710.23$101.44/mo
Madison County44,73168.55$80.44/mo
Miami County106,98749.26$92.57/mo
Montgomery County531,68747.59$73.88/mo
Shelby County48,59059.64$106.50/mo
Union County58,98869.33$97.30/mo

Cities Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Anna, OH
  • Botkins, OH
  • Casstown, OH
  • Christiansburg, OH
  • Dayton, OH
  • Fletcher, OH
  • Fort Loramie, OH
  • Huber Heights, OH
  • Jackson Center, OH
  • Lockington, OH
  • Mechanicsburg, OH
  • Milford Center, OH
  • Minster, OH
  • Mutual, OH
  • North Lewisburg, OH
  • Piqua, OH
  • Port Jefferson, OH
  • Russia, OH
  • Sidney, OH
  • St. Paris, OH
  • Tipp City, OH
  • Troy, OH
  • Union, OH
  • Urbana, OH
  • Vandalia, OH

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

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Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the phone number for Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative by phone via (800) 762-0997.

What is the average electricity rate for Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative customers?

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperatives current average electricity rate is 14.50 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state rate of 12.35 cents and the average nationwide rate of 13.45 cents.

What is the average bill for Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly electric bill of $192.68, compared to the Ohio average of $107.97 and the national of $107.97.

Who is the CEO of Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative?

Ron Salyer is the current CEO of Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative.

What cities does Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative provider electricity to?

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative has customers in 25 cities throughout the nation.

How many counties does Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative offer service to?

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative provides electricity in 8 counties.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25