Salt River Electric

111 West Brashear Avenue
Bardstown, KY 40004
P: +1 502-348-3931

Why Salt River Electric?

Salt River Electric's service area is in a region with vast economic potential. One plus about this area is interstate access to existing and fully developed business parks. Another plus is the surrounding communities, which offer a quality of life that is second to none. We pride ourselves in providing an extended menu of rate possibilities for our industrial and commercial members, offering something for every business endeavor.

Bringing power to co-op members of Salt River Electric is as important today as it was in 1937. The availability of electricity has changed the lives of many rural Americans across this nation, and Salt River Electric is proud to have been part of lighting the way for a better way of life for our members.

Our Region

We have four office locations in Bardstown, Shepherdsville, Taylorsville, and Springfield. 
Our counties we service include: Bullitt, Spencer, Nelson, and Washington Counties.

Data Name Value Percent
Total Population 922,273  
Median Age
Bullitt County, KY 40.1  
Jefferson County, KY 38.1  
Nelson County, KY 39.5  
Spencer County, KY 41.6  
Washington County, KY 40.7  
Bachelor's Degree or Higher, Age 25+ 189,931 29.93%
High School Degree or Higher, Age 25+ 569,206 89.70%
Civilian Labor Force 485,003 65.76%
Median Household Income
Bullitt County, KY $60,534  
Jefferson County, KY $54,357  
Nelson County, KY $57,469  
Spencer County, KY $77,738  
Washington County, KY $50,794  
Major airports within area + 100 mile radius
Airport Name
Blue Grass
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Intl
Louisville Muhammad Ali Intl
Regional airports within area + 100 mile radius
Airport Name
Bowling Green-Warren County Rgnl
Columbus Muni
General aviation airports within area + 50 mile radius
Airport Name
Addington Field
Bowman Field
Capital City
Clark Rgnl
Lebanon Springfield-George Hoerter Field
Lee Bottom
Salem Muni
Samuels Field
Stuart Powell Field
Taylor County