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Rosebud Electric Cooperative

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About Rosebud Electric Cooperative

Rosebud Electric Cooperative provides electricity for 3 counties in South Dakota. The entity is an electric cooperative. There are 4,847 residential customers, 761 commercial customer accounts and 24 industrial customer accounts receiving electricity from the company. Customers of Rosebud Electric Cooperative spend, on average, 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 28.80% lower than the US average rate of 15.73 cents. The company sold 91,854 megawatt hours in 2022 through traditional retail accounts. The megawatt hours sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they purchased via wholesale channels. They purchased 99,633 on the wholesale market. In 2022 they had total electricity related revenue of $9,111,500, with 97.93% from retail sales.

Patrons of the provider pay an average residential power bill of $118.25. This is 2.31% less than the state average of $121.38. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity generation facilities and all of the megawatt hours that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other providers.

Energy Loss

All providers who transmit electricity have some energy loss via heat depletion or alternative causes. Rosebud Electric Cooperative is not an exception, as they have a yearly loss of about 7.59% of the electricity they generate. The South Dakota average for energy loss is 2.96% and the US average is 2.87%. This leaves Rosebud Electric Cooperative with a ranking of 15th best out of 66 electricity providers in the state and 1309th best out of 3526 companies in the country.

Rosebud Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Rosebud Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.135/kWh$0.077/kWh$176.45/mo.$81.88/mo.
548th11.20¢Rosebud Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1375th$118.25Average monthly electricity bill for Rosebud Electric Cooperative's residential customers

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Rosebud Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:512 Rosebud Avenue
    Gregory, South Dakota 57533
    United States of America

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Energy Loss

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


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1309 National Rank

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Rosebud Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
South Dakota5,6329,150,66434100%

Rosebud Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Gregory County4,004210.96$118.25/mo
Lyman County3,746213.60$135.50/mo
Tripp County5,615210.96$118.24/mo

Cities Rosebud Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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Rosebud Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Rosebud Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Rosebud Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $118.25, compared to the South Dakota average of $121.38 and the United States average of $121.38 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Rosebud Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Rosebud Electric Cooperative by phone via (888) 464-9304.

What cities does Rosebud Electric Cooperative offer service in?

Rosebud Electric Cooperative provides electricity to 9 cities throughout the country including South Dakota.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Rosebud Electric Cooperative customers?

Rosebud Electric Cooperative's current average bundled electricity rate is 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 12.44 cents and the average US rate of 15.73 cents.

How many counties does Rosebud Electric Cooperative have customers in in?

There are 3 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Rosebud Electric Cooperative including South Dakota.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-05-31