Baker County, Georgia Electric Profile

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There was a 5.14% rise in CO2 emissions per capita in the preceding year in Baker County.

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The largest electricity company in Baker County by customer count is Georgia Power.

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With a population of 3,038 citizens, Baker County is the 154th largest county by population in Georgia.

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Baker County released 14,889,001.8 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which makes them the 146th worst polluting county out of 159 counties in Georgia.

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Customers in the county deal with an average of 2.19 power outages per year, with an average of 339.1 minutes per outage.

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Baker County citizens are responsible for 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, while the statewide average pollution per person is 4,917.71.


  • Total Consumption

    39,078 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    14,889,002 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,900.92 kg

Newton, GA Electric Overview

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Newton has an average residential electricity rate of 13.59 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.03% higher than the average national rate of 13.45 cents. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $148.12 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Customers in the city pay 23.19% more compared to other residents in the US. Newton is home to 774 residents, which is the 397th most populated city in Georgia.

Newton emits 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 14th worst polluting city out of 625 cities in the state. With total emissions of 3,793,313.82 kilograms, the city ranks 392nd worst in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 9,956.02 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Newton

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
611th13.59¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newton
596th$148.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newton, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Mitchell Electric BUNDLED14.41165.85No DataIcon representing missing value.289,60141,737,100

Baker County, Georgia Details

Baker County, Georgia Net Metering

Baker County has 1 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Citizens of Georgia have commendable net metering laws that encourage the installation of solar panels.

Energy Loss

Baker County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.85% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Baker County a rank of 1933rd best in the country out of 3220.

Power Companies in Baker County, Georgia


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

By total customer count, Georgia Power is the largest electricity supplier in Baker County, Georgia.

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

There are 2 electricity providers serving customers in Baker County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Baker County, Georgia?

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1Georgia Power15,441
2Mitchell Electric 4,697

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16