Artesia Utilities

Find Artesia Mississippi utilities. Utilities provide information on public services including electricity (power and light companies), oil and gas (home heating and cooking), waste and sewage companies.


Four County Electric Power Association 5265 South Frontage Road Columbus MS 39701 4.6 miles from Artesia 662-327-8900


South Lowndes Water Association 6344 Hardy Billups Road Columbus MS 39701 5.6 miles from Artesia 662-272-5750

Clayton Village Water Association Inc 13448 Mississippi 182 Starkville MS 39759 6.9 miles from Artesia 662-324-8260

Prairie Land Water Association 150 Artesia Road Columbus MS 39701 9.0 miles from Artesia 662-245-1150

Prairie Land Water Association 150 Artesia Road Columbus MS 39701 9.0 miles from Artesia 662-245-1150

Prairie Land Water Association 150 Artesia Road Columbus MS 39701 9.0 miles from Artesia 662-245-1150

4 County Electric Power Association 1113 Stark Road Starkville MS 39759 12.0 miles from Artesia 662-323-4502

Four County Electric Power Association 9776 Mississippi 25 Starkville MS 39759 12.2 miles from Artesia 800-431-1544

West Point Water Department 300 East Broad Street West Point MS 39773 13.0 miles from Artesia 662-494-1432

Atmos Energy 120 South Division Street West Point MS 39773 13.1 miles from Artesia 662-494-5922

Columbus Light & Water Department 420 4th Avenue South Columbus MS 39701 13.4 miles from Artesia 662-328-7192

Four County Electric Power 900 East Industrial Access Road West Point MS 39773 14.5 miles from Artesia 662-494-1313

Wilco Sewer Utility 1526 Gardner Boulevard Columbus MS 39702 16.1 miles from Artesia 662-245-0052

South Lowndes Water Association 2109 O'Leary Lane Columbus MS 39702 16.9 miles from Artesia 662-329-3929

Four County Electric Power Association 1338 Magnolia Drive Macon MS 39341 19.3 miles from Artesia 662-726-5811

Wake Forest Water Association 3686 Reform Road Sturgis MS 39769 24.2 miles from Artesia 662-465-6499

Caledonia Sewerage Department 202 South Street Caledonia MS 39740 25.8 miles from Artesia 662-356-6993

Caledonia Natural Gas District 1200 Main Street Caledonia MS 39740 25.9 miles from Artesia 662-356-4250

Monroe County Electric Power 746 Main Street Caledonia MS 39740 25.9 miles from Artesia 662-356-4100

Aberdeen Public Utilities 612 West Commerce Street Aberdeen MS 39730 28.7 miles from Artesia 662-369-4731

About Artesia Utilities

Artesia Utilities are business enterprises that provide essential public services including electricity, natural gas, water, and sewer services in Artesia, MS. Because of the infrastructure required to deliver services, a monopoly is often the most economical way for a utility service to operate. Artesia Public Utility Companies serve all of the customers for a particular service in Artesia.

You may contact Utilities for questions about:
  • Artesia Utilities billing and payments
  • Sewer rates and water bills
  • Setting up Utilities
  • Power outages
  • Natural gas hookups
Public & Private Utility Companies

Utilities in Artesia, Mississippi may be publicly owned enterprises or private companies. In both cases, the primary source of revenue supporting the Utility is user fees paid by customers. In the case of publicly owned Utilities, the assets of the Utility are owned by the Artesia Government Utilities Department, but it operates as a self-sustaining public enterprise supported by its own revenues rather than relying on taxes to fund operations.

Public Utilities Commissions in Artesia, Mississippi

In Mississippi, Utilities are regulated by the Public Services Commissions or Public Utilities Commission. Public Services Commissions are necessary when monopolies exist or in cases where competition is very limited, to ensure that Artesia consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Artesia Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Artesia Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Artesia Electric Utilities are the most likely to function as a hybrid of monopoly and competitive services. Only one system for transmitting and delivering electricity to customers is feasible in a given service area such as, MS. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Artesia electric power company. However, the electricity in the Artesia electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

Water Utility Services in Artesia provide potable tap water directly to residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional customers through a distribution system.

Sewer Utilities

Artesia Sewer Service Companies receive wastewater from customers via sanitary sewers at a wastewater treatment plant. The Sewer Utility treats the wastewater to reduce pollutants before it is released into waterways.

Natural Gas Utilities

Artesia Natural Gas Companies are essentially local distribution companies that deliver natural gas, received from large capacity interstate or intrastate pipelines, to individual customers through small diameter distribution pipelines.