Putney, Georgia Mitchell EMC, Sumter EMC, are the Utility Companies that provide service to the area´s 2200 residents and with coverage that includes zip code(s) 31705,31782 and on.

Moving to Putney & 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 Mitchell EMC 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.

  • Mitchell EMC's customer service: 229-436-0070
  • Sumter EMC's customer service: 229-924-8041

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 power outage or electricity-related emergency. In case of a power interruption, call its emergency number - and also in case you witness a dangerous situation involving power lines (a tree branch too close to a electric line).

  • Mitchell EMC 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
Mitchell EMC P. O. Box 409, 31730 Camilla, 229-436-0070 - 36.89 miles away
Sumter EMC P. O. Box 1048, 31709 Americus, 229-924-8041 - 66.09 miles away

About Mitchell EMC Would you like to know more about Mitchell EMC? Mitchell EMC remains ready to assist with any questions related to starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 229-436-0070

About Sumter EMC Would you like to know more about Sumter EMC? Sumter EMC remains ready to assist with any questions related to starting your electricity service including questions about electricity rates or billing. Contact them during office hours at 229-924-8041

The closest cities

  1. Baconton 10.88 miles away
  2. Albany 12.57 miles away
  3. Sale City 24.65 miles away
  4. Doerun 25.35 miles away
  5. Newton 27.09 miles away