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Franklin County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Franklin County ranks 7th in Iowa out of 99 counties in electricity generated from wind turbines.

Franklin County consumes about 11.46% of the electricity that their generation facilities produce.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Franklin County's average rate is 4.44% higher at 14.61 cents per kilowatt hour.

Franklin County produces 1,465,844 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuels. This ranks Franklin County 123rd largest producing county in the United States out of 3221 counties for total sustainable electricity production.

Franklin County residents have an average residential monthly electricity expense of $212.7, which is 89.86% higher than the Iowa average bill of $112.03 and 71.72% higher than the US average bill of $123.86.

Emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 gases, Franklin County has the 2950th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    168,002 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,465,844 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,465,844 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    146.31 MWh

Hampton, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Hampton is approximately 14.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.64% above Iowa's average rate of 12.74 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $226 per month, while the US average is $123.86. Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative sells an estimated 41.7 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other electricity supplier.

On average, Hampton residents emit 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 91st worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. At 5,578.07 kilograms per person and 4,337 people in the city, the city emits 24,192,101.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 95th worst rank in Iowa for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Hampton have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hampton

Hampton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.127/kWh$232.32/mo.$214.88/mo.
245th14.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hampton
797th$226Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hampton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hampton, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Franklin Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.3522627,404.83,932,433.02

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Sheffield, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Sheffield is approximately 14.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.64% above Iowa's average rate of 12.74 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $226 per month, while the US average is $123.86. Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative sells an estimated 193.28 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other electricity supplier.

On average, Sheffield residents emit 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 765th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. At 5,578.07 kilograms per person and 1,130 people in the city, the city emits 6,303,222.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 253rd worst rank in Iowa for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Sheffield have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sheffield

Sheffield residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.127/kWh$232.32/mo.$214.88/mo.
245th14.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sheffield
799th$226Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sheffield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sheffield, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Franklin Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.3522627,404.83,932,433.02

Latimer, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Latimer is approximately 15.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 22.66% above Iowa's average rate of 12.74 cents. With a population of 477 citizens, the city is the 460th most populated city in Iowa. Selling an estimated 100.49 megawatt hours, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

On average, Latimer residents emit 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 91st worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. At 5,578.07 kilograms per person and 477 people in the city, the city emits 2,660,740.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 458th worst rank in Iowa for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Latimer have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Latimer

Latimer residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.129/kWh$200.06/mo.$86.68/mo.
341st15.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Latimer
723rd$177.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Latimer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Latimer, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
Franklin Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.3522627,404.83,932,433.02

Electricity Production in Franklin County, Iowa

Power Plants in Franklin County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Whispering Willow NorthInterstate Power and Light (100.00%)
Franklin County IA Wind 866,609
Whispering Willow Wind Farm - EastInterstate Power and Light (100.00%)
Franklin County IA Wind 393,082
Franklin County Wind FarmInterstate Power and Light (100.00%)
Franklin County IA Wind 206,153

Franklin County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Franklin County residents emit 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 89th worst polluting county out of 99 counties in Iowa and 2950th out of 3221 counties nationally. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity use of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Wind, which accounts for 100.00% (or 1,465,844 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Franklin County is home to 3 electricity producing plants, which is 734th most in the country.

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Franklin County, Iowa Net Metering

Out of the 4 suppliers in Franklin County, 4 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are above average for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Franklin County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 1.10% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a state average energy loss of 1.85%, Franklin County is ranked as the 30th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Franklin County:

  • Alexander, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 78.00%
    • Prairie Energy: 19.08%
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 2.92%
  • Coulter, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Hampton, Iowa:
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Latimer, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 49.36%
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.64%
  • Popejoy, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 90.76%
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 9.24%
  • Sheffield, Iowa:
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Franklin County, Iowa?

Franklin County, Iowa is home to 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Franklin County, Iowa?

By total customer count, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity provider in Franklin County, Iowa.

How many power plants are located in Franklin County, Iowa?

There are 3 power plants in Franklin County, Iowa

What electricity companies offer service in Franklin County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy3,452
2Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative1,473
3Midland Power Coop38
4Prairie Energy22

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-24