Avon Utilities

Find Avon Alabama utilities. Utilities provide information on public services including electricity (power and light companies), oil and gas (home heating and cooking), waste and sewage companies.

Wiregrass Electric Co-op 1066 Ashford Road Ashford AL 36312 1.6 miles from Avon 334-899-5188

Ashford Water Department 525 North Broadway Street Ashford AL 36312 2.6 miles from Avon 334-899-3366

Alabama Power Company 518 North Broadway Street Ashford AL 36312 2.6 miles from Avon 800-245-2244

Dothan Utility Services 126 North Saint Andrews Street Dothan AL 36303 7.3 miles from Avon 334-615-4100

Southern Nuclear Operating Co 179 North Foster Street Dothan AL 36303 7.4 miles from Avon 334-702-2500

Southeast Alabama Gas District 2390 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL 36301 7.9 miles from Avon 334-794-0567

Dothan Electric Department 200 Kilgore Drive Dothan AL 36301 8.5 miles from Avon 334-712-2600

Alabama Power 18011 U.s. 431 Headland AL 36345 11.4 miles from Avon 800-245-2244

Southeast Alabama Gas John D Odom Road Dothan AL 36303 11.9 miles from Avon 334-794-8742

Utility Services Rehobeth 2003 South Brannon Stand Road Dothan AL 36305 12.4 miles from Avon 334-712-0714

Southeast Alabama Gas District 105 Main Street Headland AL 36345 12.4 miles from Avon 334-693-5345

Wiregrass Electric 6167 Fortner Street Dothan AL 36305 12.4 miles from Avon 334-712-0714

Slocomb Water Works & Sewer 255 Harris Highway Slocomb AL 36375 19.1 miles from Avon 334-886-9189

West Florida Electric Cooperative 5282 Peanut Road Graceville FL 32440 20.9 miles from Avon 850-263-3231

South Alabama Gas 102 Killebrew Street Newton AL 36352 22.0 miles from Avon 334-299-0119

Marianna Sunland Utilities 3693 Industrial Park Drive Marianna FL 32446 24.5 miles from Avon 850-526-1447

Blakely Utility Service 82 Court Sq Blakely GA 39823 24.5 miles from Avon 229-723-4320

Georgia Power Co Damascus Road Blakely GA 39823 25.1 miles from Avon 229-723-3165

Wiregrass Electric 509 Alabama 167 Hartford AL 36344 25.7 miles from Avon 334-588-2223

Tri Delta Systems 172 Industrial Park Dr Abbeville AL 36310 27.1 miles from Avon 334-585-1151

About Avon Utilities

Avon Utilities are business enterprises that provide essential public services including electricity, natural gas, water, and sewer services in Avon, AL. Because of the infrastructure required to deliver services, a monopoly is often the most economical way for a utility service to operate. Avon Public Utility Companies serve all of the customers for a particular service in Avon.

You may contact Utilities for questions about:
  • Avon Utilities billing and payments
  • Sewer rates and water bills
  • Setting up Utilities
  • Power outages
  • Natural gas hookups
Public & Private Utility Companies

Utilities in Avon, Alabama may be publicly owned enterprises or private companies. In both cases, the primary source of revenue supporting the Utility is user fees paid by customers. In the case of publicly owned Utilities, the assets of the Utility are owned by the Avon Government Utilities Department, but it operates as a self-sustaining public enterprise supported by its own revenues rather than relying on taxes to fund operations.

Public Utilities Commissions in Avon, Alabama

In Alabama, Utilities are regulated by the Public Services Commissions or Public Utilities Commission. Public Services Commissions are necessary when monopolies exist or in cases where competition is very limited, to ensure that Avon consumers receive safe, reliable, and reasonably priced services from competent and financially viable companies. Avon Utilities must receive approval for the rates they charge and they are also required to demonstrate to the Avon Public Services Commission that they have plans to maintain an infrastructure capable of supporting current and future demand for services.

Electric Utilities

Avon Electric Utilities are the most likely to function as a hybrid of monopoly and competitive services. Only one system for transmitting and delivering electricity to customers is feasible in a given service area such as, AL. Therefore, transmission and distribution of electricity operates as a monopoly and customers do not have a choice when selecting their Avon electric power company. However, the electricity in the Avon electric grid may come from numerous suppliers.

Water Utilities

Water Utility Services in Avon provide potable tap water directly to residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional customers through a distribution system.

Sewer Utilities

Avon Sewer Service Companies receive wastewater from customers via sanitary sewers at a wastewater treatment plant. The Sewer Utility treats the wastewater to reduce pollutants before it is released into waterways.

Natural Gas Utilities

Avon Natural Gas Companies are essentially local distribution companies that deliver natural gas, received from large capacity interstate or intrastate pipelines, to individual customers through small diameter distribution pipelines.