Tri-County EMC: Rates and Coverage Area

Tri-County EMC

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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About Tri-County EMC

Tri-County EMC provides electricity for 3 cities in the state including cities like Milledgeville, Eatonton, Gray, and Crooked Creek CDP. The company is an electricity cooperative. A total of 22,691 customers (90.62% residential customers, 9.33% commercial customers and 0.06% industrial properties) are provided electricity by the company. Consumers of Tri-County EMC are billed an average residential electricity price of 14.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.35% above the average Georgia rate of 13.74 cents. Roughly 396,204 megawatt hours were sold by the provider to retail end users in 2022. The electricity sourced was made up of megawatt hours that they acquired via the wholesale market. They purchased 417,978 wholesale megawatt hours. Their total revenue in 2022 from electricity activities was $56,266,800, with $54,694,600 coming from retail sales to end users.

The average residential power bill for a consumer of Tri-County EMC is $164.23 per month. The electricity grid owned by the supplier experiences an average of 1.95 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting roughly 138.3 minutes. The nationwide average for other companies is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes per outage. The company currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end customers.

Tri-County EMC Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for Tri-County EMC and individuals who get their electricity from the company. This makes it easier for people who are interested to install solar and other alternative electricity options as they have the ability to sell unused kilowatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is just part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Tri-County EMC currently averages a loss of approximately 5.08% of the total electricity they produce. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 40th best out of 92 providers who report energy loss in the state.

Tri-County EMC Rate & Electric Bills

Tri-County EMC 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$0.101/kWh$273.22/mo.$103.54/mo.
1822nd14.34¢Tri-County EMC's Average residential price per kWh
2535th$164.23Average monthly electricity bill for Tri-County EMC's residential customers

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Tri-County EMC Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:310 West Clinton Street
    Gray, Georgia 31032
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ray Grinberg

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Energy provider of the year for Georgia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Least Outages Per Year
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Energy provider of the year for Georgia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Shortest Average Electricity Outages
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Energy provider of the year for Georgia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy Loss

Tri-County EMC's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


908 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Tri-County EMC's Power Outages

138.3 min.

vs. national average of 137.24 min.

1.95 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.27

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Tri-County EMC State Coverage

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

Tri-County EMC County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Baldwin County43,876314.47$150.87/mo
Jasper County14,478413.39$147.73/mo
Jones County28,297314.42$153.59/mo
Putnam County21,870314.28$153.08/mo
Twiggs County8,034314.26$149.63/mo
Wilkinson County8,931314.27$149.77/mo

Cities Tri-County EMC Has Coverage

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Tri-County EMC FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Tri-County EMC customers each month?

Customers of Tri-County EMC pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $164.23.

What is the phone number for Tri-County EMC?

You can reach Tri-County EMC by phone via (478) 986-8100.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Tri-County EMC customers?

Tri-County EMC's current average bundled electricity rate is 14.34 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Georgia bundled rate of 13.74 cents and the average national rate of 15.73 cents.

When will Tri-County EMC power be restored?

The average number of minutes for an outage for Tri-County EMC's consumers is 138.303 minutes.

Who is the CEO of Tri-County EMC?

The CEO of Tri-County EMC is Ray Grinberg.

What cities does Tri-County EMC have customers in in?

Tri-County EMC serves 3 cities in the nation including Georgia.

How many counties does Tri-County EMC have customers in to?

There are 6 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Tri-County EMC including Georgia.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-05-27