Serving You for Over 75 Years

Since Upshur Rural’s beginning on October 25, 1937, we have strived to provide safe, reliable and affordable power to our member-owners. We currently serve over 45,000 meters covering a ten county area.

Our Mission

To provide affordable, reliable electric energy consistent with sound economy, safety and quality management to our members and communities we serve.

Company Facts

5,991
Miles of Overhead
288
Miles of Underground
2,180
Number of Square Miles
$208,861,001
Total Plant Investment
36
Substations
4
Metering Points
1937
Year Incorporated
45,266
Number of Meters
296
Miles of Transmission

Affiliates

Texas Electric Cooperatives represents the interests of 75 electric cooperatives with more than 3 million members throughout the state.

NRECA is the national service organization for more than 900 not-for-profit rural electric cooperatives and public power districts providing retail electric service to more than 42 million consumers.