Solar Power Profile - Arthurton, SA 5572

More than 48 homes in postcode 5572 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Arthurton and Port Arthur.

In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 231 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 968 kWh per day, or 353 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,277.5 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $61,831 per year.

Arthurton and 5572 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 81.19 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 676,583 km worth of car emissions.


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* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Arthurton: Agery - approx. 8.3 km

Featured Solar Installers Servicing Arthurton

Yorke Solar

Maitland, 5573

Yorke Solar Powering South Australia, from Regional to Metro.

N.J.Brind Electrical

Ardrossan, 5571

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Mildwaters Electrical

86 Champion Street, 5554

Uses Clean Energy Council Accredited Installers.

Baden Napier Electrical & Solar

38 Drain Road, 5554

Clean Energy Council Approved Solar Retailer.

Community Solar Statistics - Arthurton, 5572


Arthurton Demographics

Arthurton and the postcode of 5572 has a total population of 145 people, with a median age of 48 years. There are 78 households in Arthurton, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.4 with a median income of 1437 per week per household.

About 69% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Arthurton is $650/month. By installing solar power in Arthurton, the average household could save 16.38% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $140746 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 1.71% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Arthurton is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.

* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data

About Arthurton

ARTHURTON SA 5572 is a small town located in South Australia, known for its picturesque landscapes and rich history. The town boasts a number of attractions, including the Arthurton Railway Station Museum and the Arthurton Oval, which is a popular spot for sports enthusiasts. Visitors can also explore the nearby Barunga and Yorke Peninsula mountain ranges, which offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside.

ARTHURTON SA 5572 enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with long, hot summers and mild winters. The town receives an average of 8 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power. Solar installers in ARTHURTON can take advantage of the town's optimal solar panel angle and orientation to achieve maximum solar yields. While potential shading issues should be taken into account, the town's sunny weather makes it a great place to invest in renewable energy.

By installing solar energy systems in ARTHURTON SA 5572, residents and businesses can benefit from reduced energy bills and a lower carbon footprint. Solar power is a clean, renewable energy source that can help to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels and combat climate change. With the help of experienced solar installers in ARTHURTON, it's possible to harness the power of the sun and enjoy the many benefits of solar energy.

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