Monroe County, GA: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Monroe County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Monroe County, Georgia Electricity Overview

As the 4th highest county in Georgia for non-renewable generation per capita, Monroe County produces 266.86 megawatt hours per person each year.

Residents of Monroe County are paying, on average, 14.99% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average price, at 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Usage of non-renewable fuel sources has increased by 31.30% throughout the last 12 months in Monroe County power plants.

Monroe County residents deal with outages that are on average 133.1 minutes per occurrence, with around 1 outages a year.

Monroe County is ranked as the 1562nd largest electricity consuming county out of 3230 counties in the US with over 300,000 megawatt hours being used by citizens who live there.

Monroe County generates 7,417,315.47 megawatt hours of electricity from the burning of coal, ranking Monroe County 2nd out of 159 counties in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    365,297 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,425,319 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    7,425,319 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    266.86 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    400,616,595 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,397.72 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Jackson

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Jackson Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

8.74¢ per kWh

  • 3.89% higher than last month
  • 5.98% higher than April last year
  • 38.03% lower than the Georgia average
  • 48.35% lower than the US average
  • 1st in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 295th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 122 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 71 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

8.46¢ per kWh

  • 0.49% higher than last month
  • 3.71% lower than April last year
  • 38.11% lower than the Georgia average
  • 47.54% lower than the US average
  • 1st in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 123rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank is the same since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 117 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$102.79 per month

  • 0.67% higher than last month
  • 5.83% higher than April last year
  • 8.9% lower than the Georgia average
  • 8.83% lower than the US average
  • 36th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 8 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 9 since April last year
  • 12,188th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,050 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,149 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$133.56 per month

  • 0.35% higher than last month
  • 5.89% lower than April last year
  • 8.09% lower than the Georgia average
  • 1.85% lower than the US average
  • 38th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 14,933rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 327 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,154 since April last year

Jackson, GA Electricity Overview

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Jackson's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 8.46 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 38.11% less than the state's average price of 13.67 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $133.56. This is 8.85% lower than the Georgia average bill of $146.53. With an estimated 1,348 residential customers, Jackson Electric Company is the largest supplier in the city.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Jackson must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 24,196,330.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 158th worst out of 675 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 116th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

Jackson residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.072/kWh$221.40/mo.$91.16/mo.
1st8.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
38th$133.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Georgia EMCBUNDLED11.66145.83871,737.09101,601,851.56
Jackson Electric CompanyBUNDLED7.21128.5926,732.261,926,988.38

Forsyth, GA Electricity Overview

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Forsyth's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 12.46 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 8.86% less than the state's average price of 13.67 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $152.41. This is 4.01% higher than the Georgia average bill of $146.53. With an estimated 1,639 residential customers, Forsyth Utilities is the largest supplier in the city.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Forsyth must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 19,455,007.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 183rd worst out of 675 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 116th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Forsyth

Forsyth residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.148/kWh$0.081/kWh$252.66/mo.$76.74/mo.
38th12.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Forsyth
640th$152.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Forsyth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Forsyth, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Georgia EMCBUNDLED11.66145.83871,737.09101,601,851.56
Forsyth UtilitiesBUNDLED12.48152.4131,954.943,988,142.01

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Bolingbroke CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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Bolingbroke CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 13.40 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 1.93% less than the state's average price of 13.67 cents. With a population of 466 citizens, the city is the 504th most populated city in Georgia. The power grid in the city experiences an average of 1 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting roughly 133.1 minutes each. The countrywide averages of these two data points are 1.27 outages each year and 137.24 minutes per outage.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Bolingbroke CDP must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 2,074,607.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 498th worst out of 675 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 116th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bolingbroke CDP

Bolingbroke CDP residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.081/kWh$257.17/mo.$83.38/mo.
87th13.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bolingbroke CDP
520th$145.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bolingbroke CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bolingbroke CDP, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Georgia EMCBUNDLED11.66145.83871,737.09101,601,851.56
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258

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Electricity Production in Monroe County, Georgia

Power Plants in Monroe County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Monroe County GA Coal 7,425,3198,143,251,028.491,096.69

Monroe County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Monroe County has one power producing plant. The county emits 14,397.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 167th worst polluting county out of 3230 counties in the US based on emissions per capita. A total of 400,616,595.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. Monroe County's fuel of choice is Coal, with 99.89% of electricity production coming from this fuel type.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.89%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.11%

Monroe County, Georgia Net Metering

About 50.00% of the electricity companies in Monroe County offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Georgia has pretty good net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Monroe County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.68% of electricity produced. The United States average is 2.87%, meaning Monroe County ranks 671st best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Monroe County, Georgia by megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

What electricity companies offer service in Monroe County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power19,428
2Central Georgia EMC15,124
3Southern Rivers Energy3,993
4Forsyth Utilities1,705

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers operating in Monroe County, Georgia.

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

There is one power plant located in Monroe County, Georgia

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-06