Lincoln County, Georgia Electric Profile

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Residents of Lincoln County are paying, on average, 3.92% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average, at 12.92 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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

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With a population of 7,921 citizens, Lincoln County is the 2675th largest county by population in the nation.

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Lincoln County is ranked 25th out of 159 for worst polluting county in the state when considering emissions per capita. The county emits 4,900.92 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

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Lincoln County ranks 142nd out of 159 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population consuming over 100,000 megawatt hours.

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


  • Total Consumption

    101,888 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    38,820,205 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,900.92 kg

Lincolnton, GA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Lincolnton is approximately 12.92 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is above the Georgia average rate of 12.22 cents per kilowatt hour it is lower than the United States average of 13.45 cents. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $134.88 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Selling 5,005.6 megawatt hours per year, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Lincolnton accounts for 8,811,858.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 296th highest in Georgia out of 625 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 406th 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 23,127.82 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 Lincolnton

Lincolnton 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.
464th12.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lincolnton
432nd$134.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lincolnton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lincolnton, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Rayle Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.08139.38No DataIcon representing missing value.201,44626,351,900

Lincoln County, Georgia Details

Lincoln County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Lincoln 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. Regulations put in place at the state level are decent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Lincoln County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 4.83% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Lincoln County having a rank of 1924th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Lincoln County, Georgia


What electricity companies offer service in Lincoln County, Georgia?

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1Georgia Power11,691
2Rayle Electric Membership Corporation2,583

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Lincoln County, Georgia?

The largest electricity supplier in Lincoln County, Georgia by total revenue is Georgia Power.

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

There are 2 electricity providers serving consumers in Lincoln County, Georgia.

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