Solar Power Profile - Amyton, SA 5431

More than 272 homes in postcode 5431 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Amyton, Wallaway, Black Rock, Coomooroo, Eurelia, Hammond, Johnburg, Johnburgh, Minburra, Minburra Plain, Minburra Station, Morchard, North Hills, Orroroo, Pekina, Tarcowie, Walloway, Willowie and Yalpara.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 1,629 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 7,334 kWh per day, or 2,677 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,724.625 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $468,459.25 per year.

Amyton and 5431 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 615.71 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 5,130,917 km worth of car emissions.


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Solar Power in Amyton

* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Amyton: Willowie - approx. 10 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Amyton

Smulders Contracting

Hawker, 5434

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Community Solar Statistics - Amyton, 5431


Amyton Demographics

Amyton and the postcode of 5431 has a total population of 746 people, with a median age of 54 years. There are 460 households in Amyton, with an average of 0.7 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.2 with a median income of 1053 per week per household.

About 62% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Amyton is $641/month. By installing solar power in Amyton, the average household could save 22.42% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $192674 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 3.15% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Amyton is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Amyton

AMYTON SA 5431 is a small town located in South Australia. It is situated in the Mid North region of the state, approximately 200km north of Adelaide. The town is known for its peaceful and quiet atmosphere, making it an ideal place for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. AMYTON is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and local mountain ranges, such as the Mount Remarkable National Park and the Southern Flinders Ranges, which provide stunning views and hiking opportunities.

When it comes to solar power, AMYTON is an excellent location due to its high levels of sunshine hours. The town has an average of 8 hours of sunlight per day, making it an ideal location for solar panel installations. The optimal angle for solar panels in AMYTON is between 25 and 35 degrees, facing north or northwest to maximize solar yields. However, potential shading issues should be taken into account when installing solar panels in the area.

Installing solar energy in AMYTON can provide numerous benefits, including reducing electricity bills and carbon emissions, and increasing energy independence. With the help of local solar installers, residents and businesses can take advantage of the town's solar potential and contribute to a more sustainable future. By embracing renewable energy, AMYTON can become a shining example of how small towns can make a big impact in the fight against climate change.

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