Jackson County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Jackson County, Georgia Electricity Overview

In Jackson County, 185,211 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable fuel types. Jackson County is 604th in the United States out of 3221 counties for total electricity production from non-renewable fuels.

Jackson County's average residential electricity rate is 12.92 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.69% below the US average rate of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Jackson County is home to 75,907 citizens and its power plants produce 185,211 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a production per capita average of 2.44 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Jackson County emitted 420,134,928.94 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which ranks it as the 705th worst polluting county in the US.

Jackson County has a population of 75,907 citizens.

Jackson County ranks 33rd out of 159 counties in the state for total consumption, with its citizens using 1,005,346.32 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,005,346 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    185,211 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    185,211 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.44 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    420,134,929 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,534.86 kg

Jefferson, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Jefferson are billed a residential electricity rate of 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the inhabitants, this rate is less than both the Georgia and nationwide average rates of 13.41 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The city deals with an average of 1.03 power outages per consumer per year. These outages go on for an average of 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes each outage. Selling an estimated 43,001.14 megawatt hours, Jackson EMC is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

For every citizen in the city there are 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 108th worst in the state out of 675 cities for pollution per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 63,861,180.34 kilograms. The residents of Jefferson have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities within the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jefferson

Jefferson residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
184th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jefferson
247th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jefferson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jefferson, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

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Commerce, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Commerce are billed a residential electricity rate of 12.89 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the inhabitants, this rate is less than both the Georgia and nationwide average rates of 13.41 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The city deals with an average of 1.03 power outages per consumer per year. These outages go on for an average of 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes each outage. Selling an estimated 41,995.15 megawatt hours, Commerce Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

For every citizen in the city there are 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 108th worst in the state out of 675 cities for pollution per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 35,648,948.78 kilograms. The residents of Commerce have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities within the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Commerce

Commerce residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
181st12.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Commerce
137th$139.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Commerce Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Commerce, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commerce UtilitiesBUNDLED12.77120.8929,078.423,712,427.89
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

Zips with electric coverage in Commerce, Georgia include: 30529, 30530, 30558

Hoschton, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Hoschton are billed a residential electricity rate of 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the inhabitants, this rate is less than both the Georgia and nationwide average rates of 13.41 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The city deals with an average of 1.03 power outages per consumer per year. These outages go on for an average of 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes each outage. Selling an estimated 9,167.35 megawatt hours, Jackson EMC is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

For every citizen in the city there are 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 108th worst in the state out of 675 cities for pollution per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 12,865,858.59 kilograms. The residents of Hoschton have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities within the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hoschton

Hoschton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
184th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hoschton
247th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hoschton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hoschton, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

Electricity Production in Jackson County, Georgia

Power Plants in Jackson County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jackson County GA Natural Gas 185,211121,300,742.32654.93

Jackson County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For every citizen in the county there are 5,534.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This comes to a total emissions amount of 420,134,928.94 kilograms. The county has one power plant. Jackson County's primary fuel used for electricity production is Natural Gas. They generate 98.98% of the total production in the county from this fuel type.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.98%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.02%

Jackson County, Georgia Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Jackson County, only one of them offers net metering to their customers. Citizens of Georgia have pretty good net metering regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Jackson County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 3.27% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Jackson County a rank of 513th best in the country out of 3221.

Power Companies in Jackson County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Jackson County:

  • Arcade, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Commerce, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 41.98%
    • Commerce Utilities: 16.05%
    • Georgia Power: 41.98%
  • Hoschton, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Jefferson, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Maysville, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Nicholson, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Pendergrass, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Talmo, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Jackson EMC is the largest electricity company in Jackson County, Georgia.

How many power plants are located within Jackson County, Georgia?

Jackson County, Georgia is home to one power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

Jackson County, Georgia has 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Jackson County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Jackson EMC28,124
2Georgia Power16,053
3Commerce Utilities2,564

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-10-24