Wallingford, Connecticut United Illuminating, Wallingford Public Utility, are the Utility Companies that provide service to the area´s 44700 residents and with coverage that includes zip code(s) 06492,06493,06494,06495 and on.

Moving to Wallingford & Setting Up Electricity Service

There are multiple Utility Companies in this area, so the first step in powering up your new home is to find out which one serves the exact area. Your best bet would be to start with United Illuminating whose service area likely has your location covered (their customer service number is listed below). If they don't, try the next listed company until you find the one that services your home location.

  • United Illuminating's customer service: 800-722-5584
  • Wallingford Public Utility's customer service: (203) 294-2263

After finding which utility´s service area covers your location, initiating service is pretty straightforward. Simply call and provide the following info:

  • Your exact address (including your street address, unit number, city/town, and zip code)
  • Your full name and contact information (phone number, email, address)
  • The date you require service (in other words, the date you move in)

Extra Requirements Many electric utility companies require a security deposit to activate accounts for new customers, so you may also be asked for your Social Security Number (SSN) in order for the utility to perform a credit check.

Outages and Customer Service

Your local electric utility is responsible for responding to power outage or electricity-related emergency. Contact them through their outage number if there is a interruption in the electricity, or if you witness a dangerous situation involving power lines (such as a tree touching electricity lines).

  • United Illuminating customer service at

For additional one-on-one assistance in creating an account (if available), visit the location nearest you:

Utility Co. Address Phone number Schedule Distance
United Illuminating The United Illuminating Company P.O. Box 1564, 06506-0901 New Haven, 800-722-5584 7 am to 7 pm (Mon - Fri), 7 am to 4 pm (Sat) 19.57 miles away
United Illuminating 157 Church St #16, 06510 New Haven, 203-499-2000 7 am to 7 pm (Mon - Fri), 7 am to 4 pm (Sat) 19.61 miles away
United Illuminating 180 Marsh Hill Rd, 06477 Orange, 203-499-2000 7 am to 7 pm (Mon - Fri), 7 am to 4 pm (Sat) 27.73 miles away
Wallingford Public Utility 100 John Street, 06492 Wallingford, (203) 294-2263 - 2.84 miles away

About United Illuminating Would you like to know more about United Illuminating? United Illuminating remains ready to assist with any questions related to starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 800-722-5584

About Wallingford Public Utility Would you like to know more about Wallingford Public Utility? Wallingford Public Utility remains ready to assist with any questions related to starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at (203) 294-2263

The closest cities

  1. Wallingford Center 1.51 miles away
  2. Meriden (Town) 8.73 miles away
  3. North Haven (CDP) 8.82 miles away
  4. Meriden 8.84 miles away
  5. Cheshire Village 9.28 miles away