Habersham County, Georgia Electric Profile

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Citizens in Habersham County experience an average of 1.03 outages lasting 120.4 minutes each year, compared to the nationwide averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes per outage.

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Habersham County has no electricity production plants and must import all of the electricity consumed in the county.

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Citizens of Habersham County use enough electricity to emit 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, compared to the nationwide average of 4,494.55.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Habersham County is 12.86 cents. This is approximately 4.38% lower than the nationwide average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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There was a 5.14% increase in CO2 emissions per capita in the last 12 months in Habersham County.

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Habersham County released 222,149,003.82 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which makes them the 1137th highest polluting county out of 3220 counties in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    583,058 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    222,149,004 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,900.92 kg

Cornelia, GA Electric Overview

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Cornelia averages a residential electricity rate of 12.83 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 5.05% above the average Georgia price of 12.22 cents and 4.60% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With 193 residential customers, Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in Cornelia deal with 1.03 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes.

Emissions in Cornelia average 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 14th worst polluting city out of 625 cities in Georgia based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 21,441,534.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 172nd highest for total emissions in Georgia. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cornelia

Cornelia 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.
446th12.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cornelia
342nd$132.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cornelia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cornelia, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Habersham EMCBUNDLED12.98136.5No DataIcon representing missing value.413,21153,641,800

Raoul CDP, GA Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.77 cents per kilowatt hour for Raoul CDP, which is 4.50% more than Georgia's average price of 12.22 cents. This means the city is 352nd best for average electricity rate out of 625 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power. Customers in Raoul CDP are faced with 1.03 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes.

Raoul CDP has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 12,213,098.25 kilograms, which is 258th highest in the state out of 625 cities. The city averages 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 14th highest city in Georgia in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Raoul CDP

Raoul CDP 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.
352nd12.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Raoul CDP
199th$130.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Raoul CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Raoul CDP, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699

Demorest, GA Electric Overview

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Demorest's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.77 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 4.54% higher than the state's average rate of 12.22 cents. The city is faced with an average of 1.03 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages last on average of 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes an outage. Georgia Power has 104 residential customers, which is more than all other vendors who operate in the city.

Demorest is the 286th worst ranked city in Georgia out of 625 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 9,669,519.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Demorest

Demorest 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.
421st12.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Demorest
276th$130.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Demorest Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Demorest, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Habersham EMCBUNDLED12.98136.5No DataIcon representing missing value.413,21153,641,800

Habersham County, Georgia Details

Habersham County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Habersham County providing electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their consumers, 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 types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Habersham County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.08% of their energy lost per year. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Georgia average is 3.96%, resulting in a rank of 1216th best in the country and a state rank of 54th best out of 3220 and 159 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Habersham County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Habersham County:

  • Alto, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Clarkesville, Georgia:
    • Habersham EMC: 18.78%
    • Georgia Power: 81.22%
  • Cornelia, Georgia:
    • Habersham EMC: 30.89%
    • Georgia Power: 69.11%
  • Demorest, Georgia:
    • Habersham EMC: 2.41%
    • Georgia Power: 97.59%
  • Mount Airy, Georgia:
    • Habersham EMC: 20.16%
    • Georgia Power: 79.84%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Habersham County, Georgia?

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1Habersham EMC13,165
2Georgia Power12,806

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in Habersham County, Georgia.

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Habersham County, Georgia.

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