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Georgia Electricity Rates & Consumption

Electricity Rates in GA

^ The average residential electricity rate in Georgia is 11.17¢/kWh, which ranks 29th in the U.S. [1]

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Electricity Consumption in GA

^ Electricity consumption by Georgia residents averages 1098 kWh per month, which ranks 11th in the nation.[1]

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Residential Electricity Rates & Consumption in Georgia

Residential electricity bills in Georgia


  • Residential electricity bills in GA [1]
    • The average monthly residential electricity bill in Georgia is $123, which ranks 11th in the U.S.
    • This average monthly residential electricity bill in Georgia is 14.95% greater than the national average monthly bill of $107.
    • Average monthly residential electricity bills in the U.S. range from approximately $75 to $203.

Residential electricity rates in Georgia


  • Residential electricity rates in GA [1]
    • Residential electricity rates in Georgia average 11.17¢/kWh, which ranks the state 29th in the nation.
    • The average residential electricity rate of 11.17¢/kWh in GA is 5.98% less than the national average residential rate of 11.88¢/kWh.
    • The approximate range of residential electricity rates in the U.S. is 8.37¢/kWh to 37.34¢/kWh.

Residential electricity consumption in Georgia


  • Residential electricity consumption in GA [1]
    • Residential electricity consumption in Georgia averages 1,098 kWh/month, which ranks 11th in the U.S.
    • This average monthly residential electricity consumption in GA is 21.59% greater than the national average monthly consumption of 903 kWh/month.
    • Monthly residential electricity consumption in the U.S. ranges from approximately 531 kWh/mo. to 1,254 kWh/mo.

Commercial Electricity Rates & Consumption in Georgia

Commercial electricity bills in Georgia


  • Commercial electricity bills in GA [2]
    • The average monthly commercial electricity bill in Georgia is $670, which ranks 13th in the nation.
    • This average monthly commercial electricity bill in Georgia is 6.52% greater than the national average monthly bill of $629.
    • Average monthly commercial electricity bills in the U.S. range from approximately $334 to $3,288.

Commercial electricity rates in Georgia


  • Commercial electricity rates in GA [2]
    • Commercial electricity rates in Georgia average 9.58¢/kWh, which ranks the state 21st in the nation.
    • The average commercial electricity rate of 9.58¢/kWh in GA is 5.05% less than the national average commercial rate of 10.09¢/kWh.
    • The approximate range of commercial electricity rates in the U.S. is 6.86¢/kWh to 34.88¢/kWh.

Commercial electricity consumption in Georgia


  • Commercial electricity consumption in GA [2]
    • Commercial electricity consumption in Georgia averages 6,991 kWh/month, which ranks 10th in the nation.
    • This average monthly commercial electricity consumption in GA is 12.07% greater than the national average consumption of 6,238 kWh/month.
    • Monthly commercial electricity consumption in the U.S. ranges from approximately 3,244 kWh/mo. to 27,352 kWh/mo.

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Industrial Electricity Rates & Consumption in Georgia

Industrial electricity bills in Georgia


  • Industrial electricity bills in GA [3]
    • The average monthly industrial electricity bill in Georgia is $8,972, which ranks 24th in the nation.
    • This average monthly industrial electricity bill in Georgia is 19.9% greater than the national average monthly bill of $7,483.
    • Average monthly industrial electricity bills in the U.S. range from approximately $1,285 to $993,225.

Industrial electricity rates in Georgia


  • Industrial electricity rates in GA [3]
    • Industrial electricity rates in Georgia average 5.98¢/kWh, which ranks the state 36th in the nation.
    • The average industrial electricity rate of 5.98¢/kWh in GA is 10.34% less than the national average industrial rate of 6.67¢/kWh.
    • The approximate range of industrial electricity rates in the U.S. is 4.13¢/kWh to 30.82¢/kWh.

Industrial electricity consumption in Georgia


  • Industrial electricity consumption in GA [3]
    • Industrial electricity consumption in Georgia averages 150,104 kWh/month, which ranks 22nd in the nation.
    • This average monthly industrial electricity consumption in GA is 33.83% greater than the national average consumption of 112,158 kWh/month.
    • Monthly industrial electricity consumption in the U.S. ranges from approximately 18,333 kWh/mo. to 18,198,000 kWh/mo.

Household Income in Georgia

Income Breakdown in Georgia [4]


Income Summary for Georgia


    • Household income: The state of Georgia has a median household income is $55,394, versus $58,522 for the U.S.[4]
    • Compared to the U.S.: Median household income in Georgia is approximately 5 percent less than the median income for the U.S. as a whole.[4]
    • Poverty level: Approximately 18 percent of households in GA have incomes below the poverty level.[4]
    • Electric bills: The average residential electricity bill in Georgia is about $123/month, ranking 11th in the U.S. and 14.95% greater than the national average of $107.[5]

Household Income: Georgia vs. Nation [4]



Additional information about Georgia

About Georgia

The state of Georgia has a population of approximately 9,687,653, ranking 9th in the nation.[6]

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More about Georgia utilities

For more information about Georgia electricity, or for additional resources regarding electricity & utilities in your state, visit the Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Benjamin Franklin researched electricity extensively in the 18th century. The lightning rod was among his inventions.

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References

1. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration (2012)

2. ^ U.S. Department of Energy

3. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration

4. ^ United States Census Bureau

5. ^ U.S. Energy Information Administration

6. ^ United States Census Bureau

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