Lumpkin County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lumpkin County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Throughout the last 12 months, Lumpkin County had a 1.24% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Citizens of Lumpkin County use enough electricity to release 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per capita, which is the 1560th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in the US.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Lumpkin County is Jackson EMC.

Releasing 161,609,854.7 kilograms of CO2 gases, Lumpkin County has the 1391st highest pollution level from electricity use out of 3221 counties in the country.

Citizens of the county are faced with an average of 1.03 power outages each year, with an average of 120.4 minutes per outage.

Lumpkin County has no electricity production plants and must import all of the electricity used in the county.


  • Total Consumption

    443,530 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    161,609,855 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,825.9 kg

Dahlonega, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Dahlonega's citizens purchase residential electricity for 12.45 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 7.17% below Georgia's average price of 13.41 cents, ranking the city at 51st out of 675 cities in Georgia for lowest average electricity rate. The city deals with an average of 1.03 power outages per consumer a year. These outages are on average 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes each outage. Jackson EMC is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

In Dahlonega, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 36,372,834.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 133rd largest amount in Georgia out of 675 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dahlonega

Dahlonega 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.
51st12.45¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dahlonega
147th$140.43Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dahlonega Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dahlonega, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Amicalola EMCBUNDLED11.37133.05641,08372,888,500
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

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Lumpkin County, Georgia Details

Lumpkin County, Georgia Net Metering

Out of the 5 providers in Lumpkin County, 4 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 5 companies in Lumpkin County that report energy loss. Combined, these 5 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.13% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.96%, resulting in a rank of 1136th best in the nation and a state rank of 61st best out of 3221 and 159 counties, respectively.


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

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

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

There are 5 electricity providers offering service in Lumpkin County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Lumpkin County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Jackson EMC23,588
2Georgia Power13,367
3Amicalola EMC6,439
4Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation4,749
5Habersham EMC714

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24