Barrow County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Barrow County, Georgia Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electric rate sits at 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Barrow County's average price is 11.37% lower than at 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour.

Usage of non-renewable fuels has increased by 9.91% during the course of the previous 12 months in Barrow County.

Non-renewable fuels are used in the production of 11.31% of the megawatt hours produced in Barrow County, ranking it 27th out of 159 counties in the state for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel types.

With a population of 83,505 citizens, Barrow County is the 31st largest county in the state and the 695th largest in the US.

Barrow County uses approximately 2318.61% of the total amount of the electricity that it generates.

As the 923rd highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita, Barrow County generates 0.06 megawatt hours per person a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,105,978 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    47,700 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    42,304 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    5,396 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.57 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    399,394,372 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,782.88 kg

Winder, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Winder is about 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 184th out of 675 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Jackson EMC. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes per outage. The United States averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Coming in at as the 64th worst ranked city out of 675 cities in the state, Winder releases 88,497,417.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 108th worst in the state for pollution per person with an average of 4,825.9 kilograms of emissions per person. The city has no electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Winder

Winder residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
184th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Winder
247th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Winder Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Winder, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

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Braselton, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Braselton is about 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 184th out of 675 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Jackson EMC. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes per outage. The United States averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Coming in at as the 95th worst ranked city out of 675 cities in the state, Braselton releases 64,681,583.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 108th worst in the state for pollution per person with an average of 4,825.9 kilograms of emissions per person. The city has no electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Braselton

Braselton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
184th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Braselton
247th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Braselton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Braselton, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

Zips with electric coverage in Braselton, Georgia include: 30519, 30542, 30548, 30517

Auburn, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Auburn is about 12.88 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 178th out of 675 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Jackson EMC. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes per outage. The United States averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Coming in at as the 134th worst ranked city out of 675 cities in the state, Auburn releases 36,170,146.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 629th worst in the state for pollution per person with an average of 4,825.9 kilograms of emissions per person. The city has no electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Auburn

Auburn residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
178th12.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Auburn
274th$143.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Auburn Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Auburn, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000
Walton EMCBUNDLED11.67144.011,812,514211,515,200

Electricity Production in Barrow County, Georgia

Power Plants in Barrow County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Georgia LFG Oak Grove PlantCube District Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Barrow County GA Landfill Gas 47,70013,787,839.91289.05

Barrow County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Barrow County is the 34th worst ranked county in Georgia out of 159 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the county emitting 399,394,372.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Additionally, the county ranks 110th highest in the state in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,782.88 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There is one electricity plant in the county. Barrow County has approximately 88.69% of its electricity generated by Landfill Gas.

LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
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Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
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Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
88.69%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
11.31%

Barrow County, Georgia Net Metering

Barrow County has 2 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Georgia has decent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Barrow County that report energy loss, including Jackson EMC, Georgia Power, and Walton EMC. Combined, these 3 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.32% of electricity produced. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Barrow County having a rank of 537th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Barrow County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Barrow County:

  • Auburn, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 48.74%
    • Jackson EMC: 48.74%
    • Walton EMC: 2.52%
  • Bethlehem, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Braselton, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Carl, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Statham, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 40.24%
    • Georgia Power: 40.24%
    • Walton EMC: 19.52%
  • Winder, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Barrow County, Georgia?

The largest electricity supplier in Barrow County, Georgia by total customer count is Jackson EMC.

Which electricity companies offer service in Barrow County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Jackson EMC13,431
2Georgia Power7,611
3Walton EMC3,632

How many power plants are within Barrow County, Georgia?

Barrow County, Georgia has one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

Barrow County, Georgia is home to 3 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-24