PUD Service Area

Columbia River PUD serves about 20,385 electric meters in Columbia County, Oregon, and a small portion of northern Multnomah County. Our territory is bordered by Clatskanie People’s Utility District to the north, by Portland General Electric to the south, by the Columbia River to the east and by West Oregon Electric Cooperative to the west.

Columbia County

Map of Oregon Counties, highlighting Columbia County


PUD Service Area

The PUD’s service area covers 240 square miles and is divided into five subdivisions. Voters within each subdivision elect a representative to the PUD’s Board of Directors. Board Members set rates and policies for the PUD, and serve staggered four-year terms.


A map indicating the board boundaries of Columbia River PUD.