Electric Rates & Providers in Franklin County, IA

Franklin County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Franklin County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Franklin County's average residential electricity rate is 13.88 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.89% below the US average price of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Franklin County residents pay an average residential electricity expense of $207.18, which is 50.11% higher than the US average bill of $138.02.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Franklin County is Alliant Energy.

Franklin County is the 235th largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3230 counties in the nation, with a population of 10,056 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 1,447,707.

Franklin County has the 552nd highest total electricity generation of all 3230 counties in the US, generating 1,447,707 megawatt hours.

Franklin County is the 2489th largest county in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    171,726 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.08 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,447,707 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,447,707 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    143.96 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Hampton

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Hampton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

10.76¢ per kWh

  • 4.43% higher than last month
  • 7.33% higher than April last year
  • 17.85% lower than the Iowa average
  • 36.36% lower than the US average
  • 302nd in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since April last year
  • 1,597th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 106 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 267 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.23¢ per kWh

  • 0.55% higher than last month
  • 0.65% higher than April last year
  • 16.48% lower than the Iowa average
  • 30.33% lower than the US average
  • 305th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since April last year
  • 2,697th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 259 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 526 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$77.75 per month

  • 0.84% lower than last month
  • 13.37% higher than April last year
  • 15.95% lower than the Iowa average
  • 31.04% lower than the US average
  • 334th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 30 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 30 since April last year
  • 2,571st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 405 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,229 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$101.05 per month

  • 0.76% higher than last month
  • 3.6% lower than April last year
  • 10.35% lower than the Iowa average
  • 25.74% lower than the US average
  • 348th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since April last year
  • 3,397th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 101 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 667 since April last year

Hampton, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Hampton is approximately 11.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.48% below Iowa's average rate of 13.45 cents. The city generates about 3.15 megawatt hours per resident each year from power generating plants in its city limits, which ranks it as the 19th highest generating city out of 1028 cities in the state. Consumers in the city deal with 0.92 electrical outages per year, with outages lasting about 94.9 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes each.

On average, Hampton residents emit 3,940.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 1011th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. This results in a total emissions amount of 17,048,537.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has one electricity plant. In Hampton, Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hampton

Hampton residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.083/kWh$170.96/mo.$61.35/mo.
305th11.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hampton
348th$101.05Average 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 CooperativeBUNDLED13.29219.125,704.913,416,618.76
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1588.6113,6395,983,466.4666,989,929

Sheffield, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Sheffield is approximately 11.80 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.22% below Iowa's average rate of 13.45 cents. MidAmerican Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in the city have 0.92 power outages a year, with outages lasting around 94.9 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes each.

On average, Sheffield residents emit 4,831.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 536th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. At 4,831.91 kilograms per person and 1,047 people in the city, the city emits 5,059,008.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 272nd 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 August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.142/kWh$0.091/kWh$214.33/mo.$92.60/mo.
339th11.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sheffield
921st$133.91Average 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 CooperativeBUNDLED13.29219.125,704.913,416,618.76
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1588.615,983,466.4666,989,929

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Latimer, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Latimer is approximately 11.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.27% below Iowa's average rate of 13.45 cents. With a population of 658 citizens, the city is the 408th most populated city in Iowa. Selling an estimated 7,382.53 megawatt hours, MidAmerican Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

On average, Latimer residents emit 4,831.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 536th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. At 4,831.91 kilograms per person and 658 people in the city, the city emits 3,179,396.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 403rd 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 August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.083/kWh$160.95/mo.$53.96/mo.
311th11.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Latimer
301st$93.22Average 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 EnergyBUNDLED18.16130.453,566,063.42647,766,770
Franklin Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.29219.125,704.913,416,618.76
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1588.615,983,466.4666,989,929

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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 NorthAlliant Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County IA Wind 738,497
Whispering Willow Wind Farm - EastAlliant Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County IA Wind 459,373
Franklin County Wind FarmAlliant Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County IA Wind 236,198
Franklin County SolarMidAmerican Energy (100.00%)
Hampton IA Solar 13,639

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 90th worst polluting county out of 99 counties in Iowa and 2969th out of 3230 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 99.06% (or 1,434,068 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Franklin County is home to 4 electricity producing plants, which is 618th most in the country.

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Wind
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Wind
Wind
99.06%
SOLAR
Solar
0.94%

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 average energy loss for electricity companies in Franklin County is 2.18%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Alliant Energy, Midland Power Coop, and Prairie Energy. With a state average energy loss of 2.03%, Franklin County is ranked as the 46th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Franklin County:

  • Alexander, Iowa:
    • Prairie Energy: 19.08%
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 2.92%
    • Alliant Energy: 78.00%
  • Coulter, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Geneva, Iowa:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 100.00%
  • Hampton, Iowa:
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 9.48%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 90.52%
  • Hansell, Iowa:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 100.00%
  • Latimer, Iowa:
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 2.66%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 94.75%
    • Alliant Energy: 2.59%
  • Popejoy, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 90.76%
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 9.24%
  • Sheffield, Iowa:
    • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative: 34.67%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 65.33%

* 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 4 power plants in Franklin County, Iowa

What electricity companies offer service in Franklin County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy3,479
2Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative1,325
3Midland Power Coop36
4Prairie Energy20

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-23