Rural Electric Cooperative

Rural Electric Cooperative provides electricity for 16 cities in Oklahoma including cities such as Duncan, Purcell, Pauls Valley, Davis, and Lindsay. The entity is an electricity cooperative. Electricity companies must regularly report their customer counts to government agencies. In the most recent report the provider listed 11,967 customers receiving their services. Around 0.09% of these customers are industrial accounts, 27.12% are commercial customers and 72.78% are residential properties. On average, Rural Electric Cooperative charges their patrons a residential electricity rate of 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.47% less than the average state rate of 11.62 cents. Approximately 437,242 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail end users in 2020. The electricity sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they acquired via wholesale channels. They purchased 457,077 wholesale megawatt hours. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity related activities was $37,373,500, the sum of which came from retail sales to end users.

About Rural Electric Cooperative

Consumers of the company pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $127.44. This is 1.39% above the Oklahoma average of $125.77. The company's electricity sales during the past 12 months resulted in a rise in CO2 pollution of about 8.31%. Electricity production is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates from other companies and then resell to their consumers.

Rural Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Net metering services are accessible to customers of Rural Electric Cooperative. Net metering allows citizens to sell megawatt hours back to the grid, making the purchase of solar panels and other alternative electricity sources a cheaper project.

Energy Loss

Rural Electric Cooperative currently suffers from the loss of around 4.24% of the electricity that they generate via heat dissipation and other causes. The state of Oklahoma has an energy loss average of 3.39% and the nationwide average is 2.76%, resulting in Rural Electric Cooperative receiving a rank of 15th worst out of 33 providers reporting energy loss in the state.

Rural Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.107/kWh$132.93/mo.$117.82/mo.
655th11.22¢Rural Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1057th$127.44Average monthly electric bill for Rural Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Rural Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:13942 Highway 76
    Lindsay, Oklahoma 73052
    United States of America
  • CEO:Anthony Smith

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Quick Facts About Rural Electric Cooperative

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Producing 193,109,325.49 kilograms of CO2 and other equivalent gases, Rural Electric Cooperative comes in as the 870th worst polluting electricity company in the country out of the 3511 we track.

Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss


704 National Rank

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Rural Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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Rural Electric Cooperative County Coverage

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Carter County48,111511.92$129.58/mo
Garvin County27,711312.34$139.59/mo
Grady County55,834510.86$122.12/mo
McClain County40,474511.26$128.02/mo
Murray County14,073412.39$144.59/mo
Stephens County43,143410.72$125.45/mo

Cities Rural Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Bradley, OK
  • Davis, OK
  • Dibble, OK
  • Duncan, OK
  • Elmore City, OK
  • Erin Springs, OK
  • Foster, OK
  • Katie, OK
  • Lindsay, OK
  • Maysville, OK
  • Paoli, OK
  • Pauls Valley, OK
  • Purcell, OK
  • Tatums, OK
  • Wayne, OK
  • Wynnewood, OK

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

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Rural Electric Cooperative FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Rural Electric Cooperative?

The current CEO of Rural Electric Cooperative is Anthony Smith.

What is the phone number for Rural Electric Cooperative?

Rural Electric Cooperative's customer service phone number is (405) 756-3104

How much is the average bill for Rural Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Consumers of Rural Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bill of $127.44.

How many counties does Rural Electric Cooperative provider electricity in?

There are 6 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Rural Electric Cooperative including, Oklahoma.

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

Rural Electric Cooperatives current average electricity rate is 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state rate of 11.62 cents and the average US rate of 13.45 cents.

What cities does Rural Electric Cooperative offer service in?

Rural Electric Cooperative serves 16 cities throughout the US.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25