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Forsyth County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Forsyth County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Residents of Forsyth County are paying, on average, 16.58% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average, at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation is the largest electricity provider in Forsyth County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Over the preceding 12 months, Forsyth County had a 2.80% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Emitting 1,189,724,907.83 kilograms of CO2 gases, Forsyth County has the 9th worst pollution level from electricity use out of 159 counties in the state.

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

Forsyth County is ranked 32nd out of 159 for highest polluting county in the state based on emissions per capita. The county emits 4,451.95 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,508,388 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.13 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,189,724,908 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,451.95 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Cumming

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Cumming Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.1¢ per kWh

  • 5.87% higher than last month
  • 6.94% higher than April last year
  • 0.03% higher than the Georgia average
  • 16.62% lower than the US average
  • 152nd in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 17 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 12 since April last year
  • 10,275th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,689 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,062 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.06¢ per kWh

  • 0.55% higher than last month
  • 3.81% lower than April last year
  • 2.86% higher than the Georgia average
  • 12.82% lower than the US average
  • 175th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 13,340th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 160 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,281 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$110.62 per month

  • 4.99% higher than last month
  • 10.43% higher than April last year
  • 1.96% lower than the Georgia average
  • 1.89% lower than the US average
  • 113th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 249 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 252 since April last year
  • 17,797th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 8,441 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,145 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$143.28 per month

  • 0.61% higher than last month
  • 6.56% lower than April last year
  • 1.4% lower than the Georgia average
  • 5.29% higher than the US average
  • 120th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 12 since April last year
  • 19,055th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 270 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,134 since April last year

Cumming, GA Electricity Overview

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Cumming averages a residential electricity rate of 14.06 cents per kilowatt hour paid by their citizens. This is 2.86% more than Georgia's average rate of 13.67 cents. Consumers in Cumming are faced with 1 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 133.1 minutes. Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation has an estimated 705 residential customers, which is more than all other providers in the city.

Electricity consumption in Cumming creates 30,656,105.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 142nd largest emissions amount of any city in Georgia. This total also equates to a ranking of 116th highest in Georgia for emissions per resident with an average of 4,451.95 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the electricity sold in Cumming has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cumming

Cumming residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.183/kWh$0.081/kWh$259.91/mo.$80.77/mo.
175th14.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cumming
120th$143.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cumming Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cumming, 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
Sawnee Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.96137.822,403,362.72287,508,970.8

Ball Ground, GA Electricity Overview

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Ball Ground averages a residential electricity rate of 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour paid by their citizens. This is 1.36% more than Georgia's average rate of 13.67 cents. Consumers in Ball Ground are faced with 1 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 133.1 minutes. Georgia Power has an estimated 314 residential customers, which is more than all other providers in the city.

Electricity consumption in Ball Ground creates 10,787,067.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 265th largest emissions amount of any city in Georgia. This total also equates to a ranking of 116th highest in Georgia for emissions per resident with an average of 4,451.95 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the electricity sold in Ball Ground has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ball Ground

Ball Ground residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.179/kWh$0.083/kWh$258.69/mo.$83.15/mo.
138th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ball Ground
135th$143.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ball Ground Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ball Ground, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Amicalola EMCBUNDLED11.88141.42680,759.680,904,111.78
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258

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Forsyth County, Georgia Details

Forsyth County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Forsyth County offering 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. At the state level, Georgia has commendable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Forsyth County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 3.97% of their energy lost per year. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Forsyth County a rank of 832nd best in the nation out of 3230.

Power Companies in Forsyth County, Georgia

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Forsyth County, Georgia?

By total revenue, Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation is the largest electricity provider in Forsyth County, Georgia.

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

Forsyth County, Georgia is home to 2 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Forsyth County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation84,132
2Georgia Power12,225

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Published: 2024-07-06