Van Buren County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Van Buren County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Residents of Van Buren County are paying, on average, 7.38% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the national average rate, at 15.02 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Van Buren County has a population of 7,203 citizens.

Van Buren County is ranked as the 2589th highest electricity consuming county out of 3221 counties in the United States with over 100,000 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers for their electricity needs.

Van Buren County had a 17.01% rise in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the most recent year.

When calculating by total customers, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity company in Van Buren County.

No electricity production takes place in Van Buren County, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    120,782 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.77 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    40,178,858 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,578.07 kg

Keosauqua, IA Electricity Overview

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Keosauqua's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 12.60 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.13% less than the state's average price of 12.74 cents. This means the city is 144th out of 1028 cities in Iowa for best average electricity rate. Keosauqua Light & Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Keosauqua is the 298th largest city in the state, with a population of 936.

Electricity consumption in Keosauqua results in the release of 5,221,076.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 296th highest in Iowa out of 1028 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 91st worst in the state for pollution per citizen. Since there is no electricity generation occurring in the city limits, electricity companies who service Keosauqua must source the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Keosauqua

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.124/kWh$90.78/mo.$87.01/mo.
144th12.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Keosauqua
29th$87.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Keosauqua Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Keosauqua, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Keosauqua Light & PowerBUNDLED12.6087.014,219.35531,473.68

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Milton, IA Electricity Overview

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Milton's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 16.92 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 32.83% more than the state's average price of 12.74 cents. This means the city is 477th out of 1028 cities in Iowa for best average electricity rate. Consumers in Milton are faced with 0.72 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 81.55 minutes. Alliant Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Milton results in the release of 2,119,667.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 518th highest in Iowa out of 1028 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 91st worst in the state for pollution per citizen. Since there is no electricity generation occurring in the city limits, electricity companies who service Milton must source the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Milton

Milton 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.
477th16.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Milton
520th$128.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Milton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Milton, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
Southern Iowa Elec CooperativeBUNDLED15.86169.6658,576.859,287,687.88

Birmingham, IA Electricity Overview

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Birmingham's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 16.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 32.95% more than the state's average price of 12.74 cents. This means the city is 479th out of 1028 cities in Iowa for best average electricity rate. Consumers in Birmingham are faced with 0.72 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 81.55 minutes. Alliant Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Birmingham results in the release of 2,047,152.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 526th highest in Iowa out of 1028 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 91st worst in the state for pollution per citizen. Since there is no electricity generation occurring in the city limits, electricity companies who service Birmingham must source the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Birmingham

Birmingham 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.
479th16.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Birmingham
172nd$128.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Birmingham Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Birmingham, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031

Van Buren County, Iowa Details

Van Buren County, Iowa Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Van Buren County providing electricity. Of those 4, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their consumers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. At the state level, Iowa is known for decent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Van Buren County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 1.01% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 1.85%, resulting in a rank of 64th best in the United States and a state rank of 25th best out of 3221 and 99 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Van Buren County:

  • Birmingham, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Bonaparte, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Cantril, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Keosauqua, Iowa:
    • Keosauqua Light & Power: 100.00%
  • Milton, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 98.61%
    • Southern Iowa Elec Cooperative: 1.39%
  • Stockport, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 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 Van Buren County, Iowa?

Van Buren County, Iowa is home to 4 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Van Buren County, Iowa?

By total customer count, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Van Buren County, Iowa.

Which electricity companies offer service in Van Buren County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy4,132
2Southern Iowa Elec Cooperative1,284
3Access Energy Mount Pleasant Iowa1,203
4Keosauqua Light & Power653

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27