Monroe County, IA: 2 Electric Providers

Monroe County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Monroe County, Iowa Electricity Overview

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

With a population of 7,589 citizens, Monroe County is the 87th largest county by population in the state and the 2695th largest in the United States.

At an average residential price of 13.95 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Monroe County enjoy a 13.19% discount from the US average rate.

Monroe County emitted 37,369,094.76 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes them the 2460th highest polluting county out of 3230 counties in the United States.

Citizens of the county experience an average of 0.74 electrical outages each year, with an average of 75.7 minutes per outage.

On average, Monroe County residents are responsible for 4,924.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, while the nationwide average emissions per person is 4,123.17.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    129,313 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.04 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    37,369,095 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,924.11 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Albia

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Albia Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

13.06¢ per kWh

  • 5.76% higher than last month
  • 8.1% higher than March last year
  • 1.6% higher than the Iowa average
  • 21.88% lower than the US average
  • 428th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 7,071st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 322 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 927 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.61¢ per kWh

  • 0.6% higher than last month
  • 1.67% higher than March last year
  • 1.52% higher than the Iowa average
  • 15.31% lower than the US average
  • 428th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 10,084th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 338 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 962 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$115.12 per month

  • 2.26% lower than last month
  • 6.85% lower than March last year
  • 14.07% higher than the Iowa average
  • 4.51% lower than the US average
  • 927th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 18 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 27 since March last year
  • 15,224th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,038 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,195 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$128.93 per month

  • 0.54% lower than last month
  • 3.09% lower than March last year
  • 14.74% higher than the Iowa average
  • 5.11% lower than the US average
  • 449th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since March last year
  • 13,205th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 88 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 744 since March last year

Albia, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Albia's residential electricity rate is 13.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.31% below the average US price of 16.07 cents. Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Albia residents average 4,924.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 827th worst in Iowa out of 1028 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 18,179,825.78 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Albia must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Albia

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.110/kWh$192.83/mo.$92.27/mo.
428th13.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Albia
449th$128.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for Albia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Albia, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Chariton Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.62128.9350,657.646,900,674.62

Lovilia, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Lovilia's residential electricity rate is 10.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.30% below the average state rate of 13.41 cents. Selling an estimated 1,640.87 megawatt hours, MidAmerican Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Lovilia has the 413th highest population in the state, with 645 citizens .

Lovilia residents average 4,924.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 827th worst in Iowa out of 1028 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 3,176,052.99 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Lovilia must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lovilia

Lovilia 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.
270th10.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lovilia
257th$87.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lovilia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lovilia, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
MidAmerican EnergyBUNDLED11.1087.865,950,043.62660,697,928

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Melrose, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Melrose's residential electricity rate is 18.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 34.92% above the average state rate of 13.41 cents. The city has an average of 0.74 power outages per consumer a year. These outages last on average of 75.7 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage. Melrose has the 699th highest population in the state, with 204 citizens .

Melrose residents average 4,924.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 79th worst in Iowa out of 1028 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 1,004,519.08 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Melrose must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Melrose

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
1022nd18.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Melrose
835th$130.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Melrose Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Melrose, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED18.17130.423,562,619.44647,259,448

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Monroe County, Iowa Details

Monroe County, Iowa Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Monroe County selling electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Monroe County is about 1.57% of all energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.03%, resulting in a rank of 36th best in the country and a state rank of 2nd best out of 3230 and 99 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Monroe County, Iowa

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity provider in Monroe County, Iowa.

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

Monroe County, Iowa is home to 2 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Monroe County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative2,169
2Alliant Energy1,492

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-06-14