About Wasco Electric

Wasco Electric is an electricity cooperative headquartered in The Dalles, Oregon and serving customers in Oregon. There are a total of 4,708 customers who are receiving electricity from the supplier. These customer accounts are made up of 7.29% industrial customers, 11.81% commercial accounts and 80.90% residential customer accounts. The average residential electricity price for Wasco Electric is approximately 12.65 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 4.63% less than the national average rate of 13.26 cents, ranking the company at 1816th lowest for average electricity price out of 2922 providers in the nation. Of the 109,712 megawatt hours Wasco Electric sold and dispossessed, 102,397 were via retail sales. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. Their total revenue in 2019 from electricity related activities was $11,848,000, with 93.74% coming from retail sales to end users.

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $105.02, while the Wasco Electric average is 33.34% higher at $144.34 per month. Wasco Electric is the 40th ranked provider in the state for average monthly bill amount. The supplier currently does not generate their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other providers and then resell it to end consumers.

Wasco Electric Net Metering

Consumers of Wasco Electric are able to participate in net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. Net metering makes solar panel installation more economically feasible as it gives the ability for people to sell electricity into the grid.

Wasco Electric Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.109/kWh$144.34/mo.$127.76/mo.
1816th12.65¢Wasco Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2513th$144.34Average monthly electric bill for Wasco Electric's residential customers

Wasco Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:105 East 4th Street
    The Dalles, Oregon 97058
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ned Ratterman

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Wasco Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Wasco Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Gilliam County1,912410.47$117.31/mo
Hood River County23,38249.90$107.10/mo
Jefferson County24,658410.51$119.03/mo
Sherman County1,780312.20$134.68/mo
Wasco County26,682411.35$128.66/mo
Wheeler County1,332411.43$107.05/mo

Cities Wasco Electric Has Coverage

  • Antelope, OR
  • Fossil, OR
  • Maupin, OR
  • Moro, OR
  • Rufus, OR
  • Shaniko, OR

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

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Wasco Electric FAQ:

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Wasco Electric customers?

Consumers of Wasco Electric, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 12.65 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Wasco Electric?

Wasco Electric’s CEO is Ned Ratterman.

How much is the average bundled bill for Wasco Electric customers each month?

The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Wasco Electric is $144.34. The Oregon average bundled bill is $105.02 and the nationwide average is $105.02.

How many counties does Wasco Electric supply electricity to?

Wasco Electric provides electricity in 6 counties.

What cities does Wasco Electric supply electricity to?

Wasco Electric supplies in 6 cities in the country including, Oregon.

What is the phone number for Wasco Electric?

The Wasco Electric phone number is (541) 296-2740.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-12