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 1560th highest polluting county in the country based on emissions per person.

No electricity production takes place in Echols County.

Echols County's average residential electricity rate is 13.59 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.01% less than the national average rate of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Over the course of the most recent year, Echols County experienced a 1.24% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita.

Residents in Echols County are faced with an average of 1.03 electrical outages per year, with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.


  • Total Consumption

    48,965 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    17,841,365 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,825.9 kg

Echols County consolidated government, GA Electricity Overview

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Echols County consolidated government averages a residential electricity rate of 13.59 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 1.36% more than the state's average price of 13.41 cents, which ranks the city 355th best for average electricity price out of 675 cities in the state. With an estimated 18,966 total residential customers, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.03 power outages a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Echols County consolidated government residents average 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. With total emissions of 17,841,365.05 kilograms, the city ranks 205th 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 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.
355th13.59¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Echols County consolidated government
342nd$145.24Average 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 PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Slash Pine ElectricBUNDLED12.63140.68110,734.2813,986,702.18

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

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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 4.00%. The US average is 2.76%, resulting in Echols County having a rank of 1006th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Echols County, Georgia


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 Power18,966
2Slash Pine Electric1,934

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24