Ida County, IA: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Ida County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Ida County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Of all of the US counties, Ida County is 164th in megawatt hours produced from wind power.

Over the past 12 months, Ida County has seen a 7.55% drop in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity production.

The largest electricity supplier in Ida County by megawatt hours sold is North West Rural Electric Cooperative.

Ida County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 99.26 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

Ida County is the 22nd highest producing county out of 99 counties in Iowa when it comes to megawatt hours generated using renewable fuel types.

Ida County generates 481.27% additional megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the excess.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    119,180 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.08 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    692,765 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    692,765 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    99.26 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Ida Grove

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Ida Grove Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

10.26¢ per kWh

  • 4.43% higher than last month
  • 7.33% higher than April last year
  • 21.7% lower than the Iowa average
  • 39.33% lower than the US average
  • 31st in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since April last year
  • 933rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 121 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 76 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

10.71¢ per kWh

  • 0.55% higher than last month
  • 0.65% higher than April last year
  • 20.38% lower than the Iowa average
  • 33.59% lower than the US average
  • 32nd in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 1,192nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 35 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 531 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$80.21 per month

  • 1.47% lower than last month
  • 12.65% higher than April last year
  • 13.29% lower than the Iowa average
  • 28.86% lower than the US average
  • 354th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 25 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 26 since April last year
  • 3,260th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 912 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,576 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$103.77 per month

  • 0.73% higher than last month
  • 3.53% lower than April last year
  • 7.92% lower than the Iowa average
  • 23.74% lower than the US average
  • 367th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 4,195th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 301 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 861 since April last year

Ida Grove, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Ida Grove's residential electricity rate is 10.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 33.59% less than the average nationwide electricity rate of 16.12 cents. Customers in Ida Grove experience 1.29 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 104.99 minutes. The Iowa average monthly residential electricity bill is $113.35, while the Ida Grove average is 8.45% less at $103.77 per month. This is the 367th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Ida Grove has zero electricity plants within its borders. The city is the 164th highest ranked city in the state out of 1028 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 10,027,864.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 4,863.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 45th worst in Iowa for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ida Grove

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.133/kWh$0.080/kWh$174.03/mo.$65.90/mo.
32nd10.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ida Grove
367th$103.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ida Grove Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ida Grove, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1588.615,983,466.4666,989,929
North West Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.79197.3223,014.0619,598,810.78

Holstein, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Holstein's residential electricity rate is 10.72 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 33.48% less than the average nationwide electricity rate of 16.12 cents. Customers in Holstein experience 1.29 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 104.99 minutes. The Iowa average monthly residential electricity bill is $113.35, while the Holstein average is 9.23% less at $102.89 per month. This is the 363rd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Holstein has zero electricity plants within its borders. The city is the 214th highest ranked city in the state out of 1028 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 7,270,445.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 4,863.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 706th worst in Iowa for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Holstein

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.133/kWh$0.080/kWh$172.89/mo.$64.95/mo.
33rd10.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Holstein
363rd$102.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Holstein Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Holstein, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1588.615,983,466.4666,989,929
North West Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.79197.3223,014.0619,598,810.78

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Battle Creek, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Battle Creek's residential electricity rate is 11.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 31.67% less than the average nationwide electricity rate of 16.12 cents. MidAmerican Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The state average monthly residential power bill is $113.35, while the Battle Creek average is 21.77% below at $88.67 per month. This ranks the city 261st in the state for average monthly bill total.

Battle Creek has zero electricity plants within its borders. The city is the 342nd highest ranked city in the state out of 1028 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 4,065,613.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 4,863.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 706th worst in Iowa for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Battle Creek

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.080/kWh$154.62/mo.$49.58/mo.
271st11.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Battle Creek
261st$88.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Battle Creek Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Battle Creek, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1588.615,983,466.4666,989,929

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Electricity Production in Ida County, Iowa

Power Plants in Ida County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Ida County IA Wind 692,765

Ida County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Ida County's top fuel source consumed for electricity production is Wind. The county produces 692,765 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Electricity use in the county results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 2929th largest amount in the country out of 3230 counties and 72nd highest in Iowa out of 99 counties. More importantly, the county averages 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. Ida County is home to one electricity producing plant.

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Ida County, Iowa Net Metering

North West Rural Electric Cooperative is the only provider we have covering Ida County. Fortunately for customers they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs possible. The state of Iowa has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The single company in Ida County who reports energy loss data reported an annual loss of 3.49%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Ida County is ranked as the 545th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Ida County, Iowa

Providers In Each City in Ida County:

  • Arthur, Iowa:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 100.00%
  • Battle Creek, Iowa:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 100.00%
  • Galva, Iowa:
    • North West Rural Electric Cooperative: 17.28%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 82.72%
  • Holstein, Iowa:
    • North West Rural Electric Cooperative: 13.08%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 86.92%
  • Ida Grove, Iowa:
    • North West Rural Electric Cooperative: 13.90%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 86.10%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Ida County, Iowa?

There is one power plant located in Ida County, Iowa

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

By total customer count, North West Rural Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Ida County, Iowa.

What electricity companies offer service in Ida County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1North West Rural Electric Cooperative1,555

Ginalyn Gelera
Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-04-09