Gilmer County, Georgia Electric Profile

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Citizens of Gilmer County use enough electricity to release 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, which is the 1515th highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the country.

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Gilmer County consumers deal with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes per interruption, with roughly 1.03 outages a year.

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The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Gilmer County enjoy an average rate that is 11.14% below that at 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Gilmer County had a 5.14% increase within the past year.

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

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Gilmer County ranks 57th out of 159 counties in the state for total consumption, with its citizens using 403,501.98 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    403,502 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    153,737,030 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,900.92 kg

Ellijay, GA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Ellijay is approximately 12.05 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Georgia and United States average prices of 12.22 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in the city have 1.03 power outages a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

The consumption of electricity in Ellijay accounts for 11,938,646.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 266th highest in Georgia out of 625 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 14th worst in Georgia in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,900.92 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the 31,334.46 megawatt hours used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ellijay

Ellijay 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.
109th12.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ellijay
329th$131.76Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ellijay Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ellijay, Georgia

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Amicalola EMCBUNDLED11.37133.05No DataIcon representing missing value.641,08372,888,500
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699

Zips with electric coverage in Ellijay, Georgia include: 30540, 30536, 30175

East Ellijay, GA Electric Overview

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Citizens who call East Ellijay home purchase electricity for, on average, 12.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.21% less than the average state rate of 12.22 cents. Georgia Power sells 4,893.34 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. East Ellijay is home to 591 citizens, resulting in it being the 437th largest city in the state.

East Ellijay 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 2,896,445.05 kilograms, the city ranks 433rd 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 7,602.08 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Ellijay

East Ellijay 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.
111th12.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Ellijay
320th$131.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Ellijay Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Ellijay, Georgia

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Amicalola EMCBUNDLED11.37133.05No DataIcon representing missing value.641,08372,888,500
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699

Cherry Log CDP, GA Electric Overview

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Cherry Log CDP has an average residential electricity price of 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.93% less than the average Georgia price of 12.22 cents and 15.47% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. With 42 residential customers, Amicalola EMC is the largest provider in the city. Cherry Log CDP is home to 40 citizens, which is the 618th highest population for a city in Georgia.

Cherry Log CDP is home to zero power producing plants. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. The city averages 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use. A total of 196,036.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cherry Log CDP

Cherry Log CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.112/kWh$139.84/mo.$130.92/mo.
6th11.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cherry Log CDP
367th$133.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cherry Log CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cherry Log CDP, Georgia

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Amicalola EMCBUNDLED11.37133.05No DataIcon representing missing value.641,08372,888,500

Zips with electric coverage in Cherry Log CDP, Georgia include: 30540, 30536, 30522

Gilmer County, Georgia Details

Gilmer County, Georgia Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electric companies in Gilmer County offer net metering to their consumers. Georgia has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Gilmer County is about 4.96% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Gilmer County having a rank of 2031st best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Gilmer County, Georgia

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Gilmer County, Georgia by total customer count is Amicalola EMC.

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

Gilmer County, Georgia is home to 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Gilmer County, Georgia?

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1Amicalola EMC16,011
2Georgia Power14,142

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16