Hamilton County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hamilton County, Iowa Electricity Overview

In the last 12 months, Hamilton County had a 4.57% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita.

Hamilton County is ranked as the 1943rd highest electricity consuming county out of 3221 counties in the US with 254,946.34 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

Hamilton County is home to 15,039 citizens and its power generating plants generate 3,372.18 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a generation per capita average of 0.22 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Hamilton County is the 827th highest county in the US for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 0.22 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable sources.

Hamilton County released 78,541,261.26 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes it the 36th highest polluting county in the state.

Hamilton County ranks 23rd out of 99 counties in Iowa for total generation of electricity from non-renewable energy sources, with 3,372.18 of the county's 3,372.18 megawatt hours coming from those fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    254,946 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.95 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,372 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,372 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.22 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    78,541,261 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,222.51 kg

Webster City, IA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.18 cents per kilowatt hour for Webster City, which is 1.60% more than the average Iowa rate of 12.98 cents. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Webster City average is 31.88% less at $88.46 per month. With annual production of 3,372.18 megawatt hours, the city is the 24th highest generator of electricity in the state.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Webster City averages 5,356.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 41,918,187.5 kilograms, which is the 47th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Iowa. The city is home to one power generation plant. Webster City has roughly 100.00% of its electricity generated by Distillate Fuel Oil.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Webster City

Webster City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.126/kWh$91.68/mo.$85.02/mo.
162nd13.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Webster City
33rd$88.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Webster City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Webster City, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Webster City UtilitiesBUNDLED13.1888.463,372.1831,228.314,116,757.07

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Jewell Junction, IA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 17.52 cents per kilowatt hour for Jewell Junction, which is 35.03% more than the average Iowa rate of 12.98 cents. Selling an estimated 6,426.23 megawatt hours each year, Alliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Jewell Junction average is 3.41% more at $134.28 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Jewell Junction averages 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 6,173,226.74 kilograms, which is the 240th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Iowa. All of the electricity sold in Jewell Junction has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jewell Junction

Jewell Junction residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
435th17.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jewell Junction
182nd$134.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jewell Junction Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jewell Junction, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED17.52134.283,771,926660,870,261

Stratford, IA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.75 cents per kilowatt hour for Stratford, which is 5.98% more than the average Iowa rate of 12.98 cents. Stratford has 707 citizens, which is the 383rd most populated city in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $115.05, while the Stratford average is 17.71% below at $94.67 per month. This ranks the city 48th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Stratford averages 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 3,589,203.38 kilograms, which is the 383rd highest total amount of pollution for a city in Iowa. All of the electricity sold in Stratford has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stratford

Stratford residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.138/kWh$94.67/mo.$93.55/mo.
196th13.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stratford
48th$94.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stratford Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stratford, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Stratford, Iowa Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.7594.672,544.59349,910.45

Electricity Production in Hamilton County, Iowa

Power Plants in Hamilton County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Webster City IA Distillate Fuel Oil 3,372.183,203,126.67949.87

Hamilton County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Hamilton County averages 5,222.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 1317th worst in the country out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 78,541,261.26 kilograms, the county ranks 36th highest in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. The county is home to one power generation plant. Hamilton County's fuel of choice is Distillate Fuel Oil, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source.

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Hamilton County, Iowa Net Metering

Approximately 60.00% of the electricity companies in Hamilton County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Hamilton County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 1.10% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 1.85%, resulting in a rank of 74th best in the US and a state rank of 30th best out of 3221 and 99 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Hamilton County:

  • Blairsburg, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Ellsworth, Iowa:
    • Ellsworth Electric: 70.70%
    • Alliant Energy: 22.89%
    • Midland Power Coop: 6.42%
  • Jewell Junction, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Kamrar, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 95.86%
    • Webster City Utilities: 4.14%
  • Randall, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Stanhope, Iowa:
    • Stanhope, Iowa Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Stratford, Iowa:
    • Stratford, Iowa Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Webster City, Iowa:
    • Webster City Utilities: 100.00%
  • Williams, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Hamilton County, Iowa?

The largest electricity supplier in Hamilton County, Iowa by megawatt hours sold is Alliant Energy.

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

There are 10 electricity companies operating in Hamilton County, Iowa.

How many power plants are within Hamilton County, Iowa?

There is one power plant in Hamilton County, Iowa

Which electricity companies offer service in Hamilton County, Iowa?

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-24