Lee County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lee County, Georgia Electricity Overview

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Lee County enjoy an average rate that is 4.31% less at 13.84 cents per kilowatt hour.

The largest electricity provider in Lee County by customer count is Georgia Power.

During the last year, Lee County saw a 1.24% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

Residents in Lee County deal with an average of 1.03 outages lasting 120.4 minutes per year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Lee County released 160,041,436.08 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 1401st highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the US.

Lee County is ranked 1547th out of 3221 for highest polluting county in the United States when considering pollution per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    439,226 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    160,041,436 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,825.9 kg

Leesburg, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Leesburg's inhabitants spend 13.84 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 3.18% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents, which ranks the city 400th out of 675 cities in Georgia for lowest average electricity rate. Customers in the city are faced with 1.03 power outages each year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

In Leesburg, there are no electricity generating plants. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city limits. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 16,794,144 kilograms, which is 217th largest amount in the state out of 675 cities. Averaging 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 108th highest in Georgia for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Leesburg

Leesburg 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.
400th13.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Leesburg
656th$157.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Leesburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Leesburg, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Sumter Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.12165.9224,26029,418,700

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Smithville, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Smithville's inhabitants spend 13.84 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 3.18% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents, which ranks the city 400th out of 675 cities in Georgia for lowest average electricity rate. Customers in the city are faced with 1.03 power outages each year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

In Smithville, there are no electricity generating plants. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city limits. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 2,861,760.75 kilograms, which is 441st largest amount in the state out of 675 cities. Averaging 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 108th highest in Georgia for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Smithville

Smithville 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.
400th13.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Smithville
656th$157.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Smithville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Smithville, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Sumter Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.12165.9224,26029,418,700

Lee County, Georgia Details

Lee County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Lee County supplying 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. Many net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Georgia has commendable laws and regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Lee County who report energy loss data had an average of 4.76% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Lee County receiving a rank of 1674th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Lee County, Georgia

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Georgia Power is the largest electricity company in Lee County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Lee County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power16,492
2Sumter Electric Membership Corporation3,351

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

Lee County, Georgia has 2 electricity providers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-10-24