Linn County REC: Rates and Coverage Area

Linn County REC

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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About Linn County REC

Linn County REC has their head offices in Marion, Iowa and supplies electricity in 4 counties in the state. The provider recently disclosed a total of 187 industrial, 4,057 commercial customers and 28,721 residential customers, which makes up the whole of their customer base. Linn County REC's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 12.73 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.56% lower than the nationwide average price of 15.64 cents. The company sold 523,015 megawatt hours in 2022 through traditional retail sales. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 545,404 megawatt hours purchased by the company. The revenue for the company in 2022 from electricity sales was $60,846,000, with 99.81% coming from retail sales to end users.

The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer of Linn County REC is $116.08 per month. The supplier currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it at a higher rate to end users.

Linn County REC Net Metering

Luckily, Linn County REC offers net metering choices to their consumers. Net metering allows individuals to sell kilowatt hours back to the grid, making the purchase of solar and other electricity sources more economically viable.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy from heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity production business. Suppliers must report these losses. Linn County REC recently reported a yearly loss of around 4.11% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of loss earns them a ranking of 649th best out of 3517 providers who report energy loss in the US and 24th best out of 178 in Iowa.

Linn County REC Rate & Electric Bills

Linn County REC residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.115/kWh$116.08/mo.$106.64/mo.
1386th12.73¢Linn County REC's Average residential price per kWh
1310th$116.08Average monthly electricity bill for Linn County REC's residential customers

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Linn County REC Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:5695 REC Drive
    Marion, Iowa 52302
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ronald O'Neil

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Energy Loss

Linn County REC's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


649 National Rank

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Linn County REC Coverage Map

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Linn County REC State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Linn County REC County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Benton County25,654512.94$156.94/mo
Cedar County18,494514.63$149.19/mo
Johnson County156,420413.69$140.05/mo
Linn County229,033514.81$123.35/mo

Cities Linn County REC Has Coverage

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

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Linn County REC FAQ:

What is the phone number for Linn County REC?

You can reach Linn County REC by phone via (319) 377-1587.

How many counties does Linn County REC sell electricity to?

Linn County REC supplies electricity to customers in 4 counties in the country including Iowa.

What cities does Linn County REC offer service to?

Linn County REC supplies to 9 cities in the United States.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Linn County REC customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for customers of Linn County REC is 12.73 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Linn County REC?

The CEO of Linn County REC is Ronald O'Neil.

What is the average bundled bill for Linn County REC customers each month?

Consumers of Linn County REC pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $116.08.

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Published: 2024-01-23