Solar Power Profile - Albany Creek, QLD 4035
More than 6213 homes in postcode 4035 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Albany Creek, Cashs Crossing and Bridgeman Downs.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 33,920 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 151,873 kWh per day, or 55,434 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,533 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $9,700,887.875 per year.
Albany Creek and 4035 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 40,466.82 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 337,223,500 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Albany Creek
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Albany Creek: Bald Hills Post Office - approx. 4.9 km
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Community Solar Statistics - Albany Creek, 4035
Albany Creek Demographics
Albany Creek and the postcode of 4035 has a total population of 26562 people, with a median age of 40 years. There are 9747 households in Albany Creek, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.9 with a median income of 2458 per week per household.
About 77% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Albany Creek is $2167/month. By installing solar power in Albany Creek, the average household could save 5.9% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $50661 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 1.2% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Albany Creek is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Albany Creek
Albany Creek is a suburb located in the Moreton Bay Region of Queensland, Australia. It is situated approximately 17 kilometers north-west of Brisbane's central business district. The suburb is known for its beautiful parks and natural reserves, including the Albany Creek Recreation Reserve, the South Pine River, and the Bullocky Rest. Albany Creek is also home to a number of shopping centers, restaurants, and cafes, making it a great place to live for those who enjoy the convenience of urban living.
Albany Creek enjoys a subtropical climate with an average of 261 sunny days per year. The summers are hot and humid, while the winters are mild and dry. The optimal angle for solar panels in Albany Creek is between 20 and 30 degrees, facing north. However, shading can be an issue in some areas, so it's important to consult with a professional solar installer to determine the best location for your panels. With its abundant sunshine, Albany Creek is an ideal location for producing solar power. By installing solar panels, residents can reduce their carbon footprint, lower their energy bills, and contribute to a more sustainable future.
If you're looking to install solar panels in Albany Creek, there are a number of reputable solar installers in the area. These professionals can help you design and install a solar energy system that is tailored to your specific needs and budget. By harnessing the power of the sun, you can enjoy clean, renewable energy that will help you save money and reduce your impact on the environment.