West Florida Electric

About West Florida Electric

West Florida Electric is an electric cooperative. The largest county serviced by West Florida Electric is Jackson County, but the company also supplies electricity in 4 counties in the state. The provider has 3,317 commercial customer accounts, 25,040 residential accounts and one industrial account. West Florida Electric has an average residential electricity rate of 13.54 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably for their customers, 14.51% more than Florida's average rate of 11.82 cents, resulting in the provider ranking 52nd lowest for average electricity price out of 61 companies in Florida. In 2020 they sold 94.40% of their total megawatt hours disposed to end users (known as retail sales). Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 528,177 megawatt hours were purchased on wholesale channels.

Consumers of the supplier pay an average monthly residential power bill of $143.19. This is 21.42% more than the nationwide average of $117.93. Electricity production is not part of the West Florida Electric business plan, as they purchase power at wholesale rates to then be resold to their end users.

West Florida Electric Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation for West Florida Electric and people who get their electricity from the company. This is a positive for any consumer potentially installing private solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess wattage back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Electricity providers regularly submit data for energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. West Florida Electric recently reported a loss of 5.48% of the electricity generation. This percentage of loss gives them a rank of 1022nd best out of 3510 providers reporting energy loss in the United States.

West Florida Electric Rate & Electric Bills

West Florida Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.135/kWh$0.134/kWh$145.24/mo.$135.42/mo.
2165th13.54¢West Florida Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2488th$143.19Average monthly electric bill for West Florida Electric's residential customers

West Florida Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:805 Street John’s Road
    Bonifay, Florida 32425
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ty Peel

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Energy Loss

West Florida Electric's energy loss due to business operations.

-5.48%

Total Energy Loss

28,931MWh

1022 National Rank

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West Florida Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Florida28,35857,724,00031100%

West Florida Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Calhoun County14,105413.91$150.37/mo
Holmes County19,617313.61$147.84/mo
Jackson County46,414313.96$148.34/mo
Washington County25,473313.63$149.74/mo

Cities West Florida Electric Has Coverage

  • Alford, FL
  • Altha, FL
  • Bascom, FL
  • Blountstown, FL
  • Bonifay, FL
  • Campbellton, FL
  • Caryville, FL
  • Chipley, FL
  • Cottondale, FL
  • Esto, FL
  • Graceville, FL
  • Grand Ridge, FL
  • Greenwood, FL
  • Jacob City, FL
  • Malone, FL
  • Marianna, FL
  • Noma, FL
  • Ponce de Leon, FL
  • Sneads, FL
  • Vernon, FL
  • Wausau, FL
  • Westville, FL

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

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West Florida Electric FAQ:

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

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of West Florida Electric is $143.19. The Florida average bundled bill is $131.88 and the United States average is $131.88.

How many counties does West Florida Electric sell electricity to?

There are 4 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by West Florida Electric.

What is the phone number for West Florida Electric?

You can reach West Florida Electric by phone via (800) 342-7400.

What cities does West Florida Electric offer service to?

West Florida Electric supplies in 22 cities.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for West Florida Electric customers?

West Florida Electrics current average bundled electricity rate is 13.54 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 11.82 cents and the average US rate of 13.26 cents.

Who is the CEO of West Florida Electric?

West Florida Electric’s current CEO is Ty Peel.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-13