Solar Power Profile - Arcadia South, VIC 3631
More than 2698 homes in postcode 3631 have solar panels installed, which includes the towns of Arcadia South, Tamleugh West, Arcadia, Branditt, Cosgrove, Cosgrove South, Grahamvale, Karramomus, Kialla, Kialla East, Kialla West, Lemnos, Orrvale, Pine Lodge, Shepparton East and Shepparton North.
In terms of solar power, collectively that's a whopping 19,029 kW of solar panels installed that are generating on average 78,404 kWh per day, or 28,617 MWh per year. This means the average solar-powered home in this area is saving $1,852.375 per year, which combined saves this community approximately $5,008,055.5 per year.
Arcadia South and 3631 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 23,752.11 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 197,934,250 km worth of car emissions.
Solar Power in Arcadia South
* Data from The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM). Closest weather station to Arcadia South: Arcadia (sunnyville) - approx. 4 km
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Arcadia South Demographics
Arcadia South and the postcode of 3631 has a total population of 13830 people, with a median age of 38 years. There are 5013 households in Arcadia South, with an average of 0.8 people per bedroom. The average number of people per household is 2.9 with a median income of 1981 per week per household.
About 78% of homes in the area are homeowners who either own their home outright or have a mortgage. The median mortage repayment in Arcadia South is $1603/month. By installing solar power in Arcadia South, the average household could save 9.63% of their monthly mortage, resulting in approximately a $82753 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 1.8% of household income. Clearly, installing solar power in Arcadia South is a sensible thing to do financially and for the planet.* Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics 2021 Data
About Arcadia South
Arcadia is a small town located in Victoria, Australia. It is situated in the Shire of Greater Shepparton, approximately 20 kilometres north of Shepparton. The town is surrounded by beautiful landscapes, with the Waranga Basin and the Goulburn River nearby. Arcadia is known for its peaceful atmosphere, making it an ideal location for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
With an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day, Arcadia is a great place for solar power. The optimal angle for solar panels in Arcadia is between 20 and 30 degrees, facing north. However, shading can be an issue, so it is important to consult with a solar installer to determine the best location for your panels. With its high solar yields and sunny weather, Arcadia is a prime location for renewable energy.
Installing solar power in Arcadia has many benefits. Not only can it save you money on your energy bills, but it also reduces your carbon footprint. By harnessing the power of the sun, you can contribute to a cleaner and more sustainable future. Additionally, with the help of experienced solar installers in the area, you can ensure that your solar panels are installed safely and efficiently.