Baker County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Baker County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Baker County has no electricity generation plants and must import all of the electricity sold in the county.

Georgia Power is the largest supplier in Baker County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Baker County ranks 155th out of 159 counties in the state for total consumption, with its population using 38,091.03 megawatt hours.

There was a 1.24% drop in CO2 emissions per capita during the previous year in Baker County.

Baker County consumers deal with outages that are on average 339.1 minutes per incident, with approximately 2.19 outages each year.

With a state average residential electric bill of $149.04, Baker County residents pay about 5.89% more than their fellow statesmen.


  • Total Consumption

    38,091 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    13,879,298 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,825.9 kg

Newton, GA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.48 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Newton, which is 8.00% above the average Georgia price of 13.41 cents and 0.15% more than the US average of 14.46. Georgia Power is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Customers in Newton are faced with 2.19 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 339.1 minutes.

Newton citizens average 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 108th highest in Georgia out of 675 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 2,905,193.88 kilograms, which is the 439th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Newton have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Newton

Newton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.081/kWh$266.98/mo.$78.37/mo.
509th14.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newton
650th$157.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newton, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Mitchell ElectricBUNDLED14.41165.85289,60141,737,100

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Baker County, Georgia Details

Baker County, Georgia Net Metering

Of the 2 electricity companies in Baker County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state of Georgia has decent state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Baker County averages out to about 4.85% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.96%, resulting in a rank of 1723rd best in the US and a state rank of 133rd best out of 3221 and 159 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Baker County, Georgia


How many electric companies offer service in Baker County, Georgia?

There are 2 electricity suppliers operating in Baker County, Georgia.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Baker County, Georgia?

By total revenue, Georgia Power is the largest electricity company in Baker County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Baker County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power15,839
2Mitchell Electric4,802

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-24