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Echols County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Echols County, Georgia Electricity Overview

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

Echols County is the 1688th highest polluting county in the country based on emissions per person.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Echols County is 13.92 cents. This is about 13.68% less than the national average price of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Echols County residents experience outages that are on average 133.1 minutes per interruption, with roughly 1 outages per year.

Emitting 16,432,135.65 kilograms of CO2 gases, Echols County has the 2702nd highest pollution level from electricity consumption out of 3230 counties in the United States.

With a population of 3,691 residents, Echols County is the 153rd most populated county in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    48,457 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.13 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    16,432,136 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,451.95 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Echols County consolidated government

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Echols County consolidated government Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.22¢ per kWh

  • 5.51% higher than last month
  • 6.77% higher than April last year
  • 0.85% higher than the Georgia average
  • 15.94% lower than the US average
  • 186th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since April last year
  • 10,966th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,819 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,362 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.1¢ per kWh

  • 0.54% higher than last month
  • 3.79% lower than April last year
  • 3.18% higher than the Georgia average
  • 12.55% lower than the US average
  • 182nd in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since April last year
  • 13,443rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 200 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,260 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$110.23 per month

  • 4.24% higher than last month
  • 9.63% higher than April last year
  • 2.3% lower than the Georgia average
  • 2.23% lower than the US average
  • 100th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 324 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 329 since April last year
  • 17,312th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,825 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,467 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$142.86 per month

  • 0.57% higher than last month
  • 6.45% lower than April last year
  • 1.69% lower than the Georgia average
  • 4.99% higher than the US average
  • 107th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 11 since April last year
  • 18,849th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 135 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,167 since April last year

Echols County consolidated government, GA Electricity Overview

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Echols County consolidated government averages a residential electricity rate of 14.10 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 3.18% more than the state's average price of 13.67 cents, which ranks the city 182nd best for average electricity price out of 675 cities in the state. With an estimated 20,026 total residential customers, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city. Consumers in the city have 1 power outages a year, with outages lasting about 133.1 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

Echols County consolidated government residents average 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. With total emissions of 16,432,135.65 kilograms, the city ranks 203rd highest 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. Within Echols County consolidated government, there are no power facilities. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Echols County consolidated government

Echols County consolidated government residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.181/kWh$0.087/kWh$255.39/mo.$84.10/mo.
182nd14.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Echols County consolidated government
107th$142.86Average residential monthly electricity bill for Echols County consolidated government Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Echols County consolidated government, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258
Slash Pine ElectricBUNDLED13.21139.37108,047.8214,274,302.2

Zips with electric coverage in Echols County consolidated government, Georgia include: 31636, 31606, 31649, 31648, 31630, 31631

Echols County, Georgia Details

Echols County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Echols County providing electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

The single company in Echols County who reports energy loss metrics reported an annual loss of 3.84%. The US average is 2.87%, resulting in Echols County having a rank of 772nd best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Echols County, Georgia

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Echols County, Georgia by total customer count is Georgia Power.

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

There are 2 electricity suppliers offering service in Echols County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Echols County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power20,026
2Slash Pine Electric3,457

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-06