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Electric Service
Residential Service

This service is available for domestic residential service to consumers supplied through the City’s existing secondary distribution facilities. The type of service is alternating current, 60 hertz delivered at a nominal secondary voltage of 120/240 volts, single phase.


 

Winter (Oct-May) 

 Summer (Jun-Sep)
Customer Charge: 

 $8.00

 $8.00
 First 800 kWh

 $ .09845 per kWh

 $ .09845 per kWh
 All over 800 kWh

 $ .06200 per kWh

 $ .09845 per kWh
 Power Supply Cost Adjustment

 $ .01931 per kWh

 $ .01931 per kWh

Sample Calculations:

1,000 kilowatt hours (Winter Rates)


Customer Charge


=



 $8.00




 800 @ $.09845


 =


 $78.76




 200 @ $.06200


 =


 $12.40




 1,000 @ $.01931


 =


 $19.31




 Electric Charges


 =


 $118.47

1,000 kilowatt hours (Summer Rates)


Customer Charge 


 =


 $8.00




 800 @ $.09845


 =


 $78.76




 200 @ $.09845


 =


 $19.69




 1,000 @ $.01931


 =


 $19.31




 Electric Charges


 =


 $125.76
 
 

 

Water Service

For each 100 cubic feet (Ccf) or 748 gallons of water used per month, or in a similar period, the following rates apply:

 Minimum Charge


 $7.75 per month (includes first 2 Ccf)
 Next 13 Ccf


 $4.15 per Ccf
 Next 85 Ccf


 $3.29 per Ccf
 All above 100 Ccf


 $2.21 per Ccf

This minimum charge includes the first 200 cubic feet of water. Each billing unit is equal to one Ccf.

Sample Calculations:

6 Ccf (hundred cubic ft.)



 Minimum Charge



 =


$7.75 
 


 + 4 Ccf @ $4.15



 =


$16.60
 


 Water Charges



 =


 $24.35
                         
 16 Ccf (hundred cubic ft.)


Minimum Charge



 =


$7.75
         + 13 Ccf @$4.15
       =       $53.95
         + 1 Ccf @ $3.29
       =        $3.29 
 


 Water Charges


 =


 $64.99
 
 

 

Sewer Service

The following rates apply to sanitary sewer service, with use based upon the metered consumption of water:

First 2 Ccf   

 $ 9.99 per Ccf
Over 2 Ccf  

 $ 6.05 per Ccf
Minimum Charge



$19.98 per month

Each billing unit is equal to one Ccf (hundred cubic ft).

Sample Calculations:

 6 Ccf (hundred cubic ft.)


 2 @ $9.99


 =


 $19.98
 


 4 @ $6.05


 =


 $24.20
 


 Sewer charges


 =


 $44.18
 


 


 


 
 16 Ccf (hundred cubic ft.)


 2 @ $9.99


 =


 $19.98
 


 14 @ $6.05


 =


 $84.70
 


 Sewer charges


 =


 $104.68
 
 
 
Sewer Deduct Meter Charge
 

For customers who have an auxiliary sewer deduct meter, a monthly fee of $2.00 per meter is charged recover administrative costs associated with the meter.

 

Residential Refuse Service
 

The owner, occupant or tenant of a residential premise will be billed a monthly service charge for the collection and disposal of solid waste. This fee is $18.00 per month.

Senior residents who are the head of the household and are 60 years of age or older can apply for a monthly refuse discount of $1.55. The monthly refuse rate for these customers will be $16.45 per month. To apply for the discount, seniors should visit the Utility Billing Department at 64 East Walnut Street and will be required to show proof of age identification to receive the discount. Upon request, a Westerville staff member can visit homebound residents to verify their age identification at their residence if they are unable to apply in person.

If you have questions or concerns regarding your refuse service, please contact the Public Service Department at 901-6740.

 

 

Average Utility Charges

The following table shows monthly charges for average residential usage throughout the year:

Month


 Average
Electric
Usage (kWh)


Average
Water
Usage (Ccf)



Calculated
Sewer
Usage (Ccf)


Electric
Charge


 Water
Charge


Sewer
Charge


Refuse
Charge


Total
Charges
 Jan

 1209

 6

 6

 $135.46

 $24.35

$44.18

 $18.00

$221.99
 Feb

 1187

 5

 5

 133.67

 20.20

 38.13

 18.00

210.00
 Mar

 1183

 5

 5

 133.35

 20.20

38.13

 18.00

209.68
 Apr

 807

 5

 5

 102.78

 20.20

 38.13

 18.00

179.11
 May

 768

 5

 5

98.44

 20.20

 38.13

 18.00

174.77
 Jun

 941

 7

 6

 118.81

 28.50

 44.18

 18.00

209.49
 Jul

 1024

 7

 6

 128.58

 28.50

 44.18

 18.00

219.26
Aug


 1194


 7


 6


148.61


28.50


44.18


18.00


239.29
Sep


 1041


 7


 6


130.59


28.50


44.18


18.00


221.27
Oct


797


 6


 5


101.85


24.35


38.13


18.00


182.33
Nov


710


 6


 5


91.61


24.35


38.13


18.00


172.09
Dec


 875


 5


 5


108.31


20.20


38.13


18.00


184.64

 * Average usage amounts are based on 2016 actual data.

NOTE: All rates are subject to change. The rate schedules for commercial and industrial accounts may be obtained by calling (614) 901-6430, Mon. through Fri., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or visiting www.westerville.org/Services/Electric/Rates.