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Solar Power Profile - Ashford, NSW 2361

More than 267 homes in postcode 2361 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Ashford, Atholwood, Bonshaw, Limestone and Pindaroi.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 1,647 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 7,529 kWh per day, or 2,748 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,788.5 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $480,914.875 per year.

Ashford and 2361 are also doing their bit for the planet too because this amount of solar power has reduced the yearly carbon footprint for the area by 2,006.04 tonnes. To put this into perspective, that's the equivalent amount of yearly carbon dioxide captured and sequestered by 324,114 trees, or it's equivalent to 16,717,000 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Ashford: Ashford (sunhaven Hostel) - approx. 394 m

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Ashford Demographics

Ashford and the postcode of 2361 has a total population of 825 people, with a median age of 52 years. There are 449 households in Ashford, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 917 per week per household.

About 61% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Ashford is $658/month. By installing solar power in Ashford, the average household could save 22.65% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $194648 saving over the lifetime of their loan, assuming they put the electricity savings toward their home loan, a $500,000 loan, with a 4% interest rate over 30 years. Electricy cost savings from an average solar system is approximately 3.75% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Ashford is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Ashford

ASHFORD NSW 2361 is a charming town located in the New England region of New South Wales. The town is known for its picturesque landscapes, rich history, and friendly locals. Visitors can explore the town's heritage buildings, including the Ashford Courthouse and the Ashford Railway Station. The town also offers a range of outdoor activities, such as hiking, fishing, and camping.

ASHFORD enjoys a sunny climate, with an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day. This makes it an ideal location for solar power. Solar panels installed in ASHFORD can produce a significant amount of energy, especially if they are installed at the optimal angle and orientation. However, shading can be an issue in some areas, so it's important to work with experienced solar installers who can assess the site and recommend the best solution.

By installing solar panels in ASHFORD, residents and businesses can benefit from lower energy bills, reduced carbon footprint, and increased energy independence. Solar power is a clean and renewable source of energy that can help to reduce reliance on fossil fuels and mitigate the effects of climate change. With the help of local solar installers, ASHFORD can become a shining example of sustainable living.

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