Buford, Georgia Georgia Power, Walton EMC, are the Utility Companies that provide service to the area´s 14800 residents and with coverage that includes zip code(s) 30515,30518,30519,30542 and on.
Moving to Buford & Setting Up Electricity Service
There are multiple Utility Companies in this area, so the first step in powering up your new home is to find out which one serves the exact area. Your best bet would be to start with Georgia Power whose service area likely has your location covered (their customer service number is listed below). If they don't, try the next listed company until you find the one that services your home location.
- Georgia Power's customer service: 888-655-5888
- Walton EMC's customer service: 770-267-2505
After finding which utility´s service area covers your location, initiating service is pretty straightforward. Simply call and provide the following info:
- Your exact address (including your street address, unit number, city/town, and zip code)
- Your full name and contact information (phone number, email, address)
- The date you require service (in other words, the date you move in)
Extra Requirements Many electric utility companies require a security deposit to activate accounts for new customers, so you may also be asked for your Social Security Number (SSN) in order for the utility to perform a credit check.
Outages and Customer Service
Your local electric utility is responsible for responding to electric disruption and problems of electric matter. Call their outage number if your power goes out unexpectedly, or if you witness a dangerous situation involving power lines (such as a tree touching electricity lines).
- Georgia Power customer service at
For additional one-on-one assistance in creating an account (if available), visit the location nearest you:
|Utility Co.||Address||Phone number||Schedule||Distance|
|Georgia Power||Georgia Power Payments 96 Annex, 30396 Atlanta,||888-655-5888||7:00 am to 7:00 pm (Mon - Fri)||63.89 miles away|
|Walton EMC||P. O. Box 260, 30655 Monroe,||770-267-2505||-||47.03 miles away|
About Georgia Power Would you like to know more about Georgia Power? Georgia Power will gladly respond to all the questions you have concerning starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 888-655-5888
About Walton EMC Would you like to know more about Walton EMC? Walton EMC will gladly respond to all the questions you have concerning starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 770-267-2505