City of Buford Utilities: Rates and Coverage Area

City of Buford Utilities

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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About City of Buford Utilities

City of Buford Utilities is headquartered in Buford, Georgia and they serve electricity in the citizens that call Buford home. Consumers of City of Buford Utilities purchase electricity for, on average, 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.23% less than the average national rate of 15.68 cents. The provider sold 225,819 megawatt hours through retail sales in 2022. The electricity sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they acquired via wholesale channels. They purchased 234,275 wholesale megawatt hours. The revenue for City of Buford Utilities in 2022 from electricity sales was $25,916,200, with all revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $135.78, while the City of Buford Utilities average is 1.38% higher at $137.64 per month. City of Buford Utilities is the 1911th ranked provider in the United States for average monthly bill total. The provider currently does not produce any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates from other suppliers and then resell it to end consumers.

City of Buford Utilities Net Metering

City of Buford Utilities is one of 43 electric providers in Georgia who offer net metering to their consumers. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often too expensive for citizens. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell extra wattage back to the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically viable.

Energy Loss

Providers regularly submit data on energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. City of Buford Utilities recently reported a loss of 2.80% of their electricity generation amount. This percentage of energy lost earns them a rank of 331st best out of 3518 providers who report energy loss in the US.

City of Buford Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

City of Buford Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.153/kWh$0.095/kWh$224.27/mo.$84.00/mo.
1186th12.82¢City of Buford Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
1911th$137.64Average monthly electricity bill for City of Buford Utilities' residential customers

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City of Buford Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:2300 Buford Highway
    Buford, Georgia 30518
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Bryan B. Kerlin

City of Buford Utilities Contact

City of Buford Utilities Service

  • Outage Phone:(770) 932-7986
  • States Served:
    • Georgia
  • Counties Served:
    • Gwinnett County
  • Major Cities Served:
    • Buford

Energy Loss

City of Buford Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


331 National Rank

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City of Buford Utilities Coverage Map

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City of Buford Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

City of Buford Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Gwinnett County975,353712.90$140.82/mo

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City of Buford Utilities FAQ:

Who is the CEO of City of Buford Utilities?

Bryan B. Kerlin is the current CEO of City of Buford Utilities.

What is the average bundled bill for City of Buford Utilities customers each month?

City of Buford Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $137.64, compared to the Georgia average of $143.30 and the United States average of $143.30 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for City of Buford Utilities?

The City of Buford Utilities phone number is (678) 889-4600.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for City of Buford Utilities customers?

City of Buford Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 13.75 cents and the average US rate of 15.68 cents.

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-09