Solar Power Profile - Acacia Hills, TAS 7306
More than 491 homes in postcode 7306 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Acacia Hills, Barrington, Beulah, Cethana, Claude Road, Cradle Mountain, Gowrie Park, Lorinna, Lower Barrington, Lower Beulah, Middlesex, Mount Roland, Nook, Nowhere Else, Paradise, Promised Land, Roland, Sheffield, Staverton, Stoodley and West Kentish.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 2,644 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 9,446 kWh per day, or 3,448 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,213.625 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $603,363.25 per year.
Acacia Hills and 7306 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 2,517.04 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 20,975,333 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Acacia Hills
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Acacia Hills: Aberdeen (melrose Road) - approx. 4.2 km
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Acacia Hills Demographics
Acacia Hills and the postcode of 7306 has a total population of 3683 people, with a median age of 50 years. There are 1757 households in Acacia Hills, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.3 with a median income of 1182 per week per household.
About 76% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Acacia Hills is $1300/month. By installing solar power in Acacia Hills, the average household could save 7.78% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $66854 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 1.97% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Acacia Hills is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Acacia Hills
Acacia Hills is a small town located in Tasmania, Australia. It is situated in the Meander Valley Council area and has a population of around 300 people. The town is known for its picturesque surroundings and peaceful atmosphere, making it a popular destination for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. Some of the key features of Acacia Hills include its rolling hills, lush greenery, and stunning mountain ranges such as the Great Western Tiers.
Acacia Hills enjoys a temperate climate with mild summers and cool winters. The town receives an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it an ideal location for solar power production. With the help of solar installers, residents and businesses in Acacia Hills can take advantage of the town's abundant sunshine to generate clean and renewable energy. By installing solar panels at the optimal angle and orientation, it is possible to maximise solar yields and reduce energy costs.
Switching to solar power in Acacia Hills has a number of benefits, not only for the environment but also for the local economy. By reducing reliance on fossil fuels, the town can reduce its carbon footprint and contribute to a more sustainable future. Additionally, investing in solar energy can create jobs and stimulate economic growth in the area. With the help of solar installers, residents and businesses in Acacia Hills can take advantage of the town's abundant sunshine to generate clean and renewable energy while also supporting the local economy.