Florida Municipal Utility Map
There are 33 municipal electric (public power) utilities in the state, and they serve more than 3 million Floridians, or 14% of Florida’s population.
In the United States, there are more than 2,000 municipal utilities, serving 14% of the nation’s electrical needs, or 1 in 7 persons.
Municipal utilities are governed by an elected city commission, or an appointed or elected utility board. Municipal utilities are not-for-profit. Capital is raised through operating revenues or sale of tax-exempt bonds.