Rusk County Electric Cooperative

About Rusk County Electric Cooperative

Rusk County Electric Cooperative is an electricity cooperative serving 5 counties in Texas. The provider recently disclosed a total of 19,210 residential customer accounts, 3,533 commercial customers and 25 industrial customer accounts, which makes up the sum of their customers. Rusk County Electric Cooperative charges their customers a residential electricity rate of 11.27 cents per kilowatt hour on average. Thankfully for their patrons, this rate is lower than both the state and national average prices of 11.91 and 13.26 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. They sold 557,438 megawatt hours in 2020 via retail sales. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they purchased on wholesale channels. Of the electricity sourced whole purchased made up 100.00%. In 2020, the company had revenue of $52,484,000 from retail electricity sales.

The national average monthly residential power bill is $117.93, while the Rusk County Electric Cooperative average is 15.10% higher at $135.74 per month. Rusk County Electric Cooperative is the 2361st ranked provider in the US for average monthly bill total. The provider currently does not generate their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it to end consumers.

Rusk County Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Consumers of Rusk County Electric Cooperative can take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This makes it cheaper for people to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess megawatt hours into the grid.

Energy Loss

All companies who transmit electricity have some energy loss from heat dissipation or alternative causes. Rusk County Electric Cooperative is no exception, as they average a yearly loss of approximately 5.38% of the total electricity they produce. The state of Texas has an energy loss average of 0.99% and the nationwide average is 2.76%, giving Rusk County Electric Cooperative a rank of 75th best out of 135 companies who report energy loss in the state.

Rusk County Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Rusk County Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.111/kWh$151.17/mo.$134.51/mo.
1122nd11.27¢Rusk County Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2361st$135.74Average monthly electric bill for Rusk County Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Rusk County Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:3162 State Highway 43 East
    Henderson, Texas 75652
    United States of America
  • CEO:Rhett Reid

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Energy Loss

Rusk County Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-5.38%

Total Energy Loss

31,721MWh

999 National Rank

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Rusk County Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Texas22,76852,484,000101100%

Rusk County Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Gregg County123,945311.84$141.39/mo
Nacogdoches County65,204311.19$117.82/mo
Panola County23,194311.75$138.00/mo
Rusk County54,406511.25$124.91/mo
Shelby County25,274311.75$137.99/mo

Cities Rusk County Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Appleby, TX
  • Beckville, TX
  • Carthage, TX
  • Center, TX
  • Chireno, TX
  • Clarksville City, TX
  • Cushing, TX
  • East Mountain, TX
  • Easton, TX
  • Garrison, TX
  • Gary City, TX
  • Gladewater, TX
  • Henderson, TX
  • Huxley, TX
  • Joaquin, TX
  • Kilgore, TX
  • Lakeport, TX
  • Longview, TX
  • Mount Enterprise, TX
  • Nacogdoches, TX
  • New London, TX
  • Overton, TX
  • Reklaw, TX
  • Tatum, TX
  • Tenaha, TX
  • Timpson, TX
  • Warren City, TX
  • White Oak, TX

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

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Rusk County Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the phone number for Rusk County Electric Cooperative?

Rusk County Electric Cooperative's customer service phone number is (903) 657-4571

Who is the CEO of Rusk County Electric Cooperative?

Rusk County Electric Cooperative’s current CEO is Rhett Reid.

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

Rusk County Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $135.74, compared to the Texas average of $134.11 and the US of $134.11 for bundled service.

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

Consumers of Rusk County Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 11.27 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What cities does Rusk County Electric Cooperative provider electricity in?

Rusk County Electric Cooperative has customers in 28 cities throughout the US including, Texas.

How many counties does Rusk County Electric Cooperative provider electricity to?

Rusk County Electric Cooperative supplies electricity to customers in 5 counties in the US.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-06