The Electric department provides cost effective, reliable and safe service to the over 18,000 electric customers in Davidson County. Through regular maintenance and repair, system expansion and responsive service, we strive to meet our customers' needs.
Number of meters ...18,331
kWh sold ...393,249,951
Miles of distribution lines ...616
Public Utilities - Electric
Since 1904, the City of Lexington has provided residents inside and outside the city with electricity; servicing residential, commercial and industrial customers across much of Davidson County.
The Electric Department has a professional workforce dedicated to providing safe, reliable, responsive, quality services to the community. Our staff provides timely, courteous, personal service to meet customers' needs, ensuring reliable utility service.
Lexington Utilities is the trusted electric provider for residential, commercial, and industrial customers across Davidson County. We know that our customers count on us to be a safe, reliable, and efficient energy source. Our Electric department has been awarded the Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) award for the past two years. This award is given for the highest degree of reliable and safe electrical service. Our Electric department was 1 of only 94 companies nationwide to receive this prestigious award. We take our responsibility seriously and look forward to serving you in the future.
Lexington Utilities provides a complete package to make your connection to electric as easy and convenient as possible. If you have any questions, please contact the Electric department.
The Electric department responds immediately 24/7 to emergency calls. Emergencies include:
- Power Outages
- Downed Power Lines
- Storm related damages
Visit the following page to find out how to report a problem with electric service.