Tipton Utilities: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Tipton Utilities

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About Tipton Utilities

Tipton Utilities is headquartered in Tipton, Iowa and it serves electricity in the citizens that call the city home. There are 1,286 residential customer accounts, 333 commercial customer accounts and 5 industrial customers receiving service from the company. On average, Tipton Utilities charges their customers a residential electricity rate of 11.83 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 9.13% less than the state's average rate of 13.01 cents, resulting in the company ranking 66th best for average electricity rate out of 183 companies in Iowa. Tipton Utilities had total sales and disposition of 35,389 megawatt hours in 2019, of which 98.78% were via sales to end users. The electricity produced in the company's power plants made up 0.53% of the electricity sourced by the company. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 99.47%. Their total revenue in 2019 from electricity activities was $3,595,000, the entirety of which came from retail sales to end users.

The national average monthly residential power bill is $135.39, while the Tipton Utilities average is 41.20% less at $79.61 per month. The supplier produces a total of 16,732.41 megawatt hours from coal use. By customer count, Tipton Utilities is the 62nd largest provider out of 178 suppliers in the state. Electricity production plants owned or managed by the supplier use non-renewable fuel types to generate 100.00% of their total electricity production, or 17,038.08 megawatt hours. They rank 24th in the state out of 178 companies.

Tipton Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.092/kWh$119.91/mo.$54.83/mo.
769th11.83¢Tipton Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
289th$79.61Average monthly electricity bill for Tipton Utilities' residential customers

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Tipton Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:417 Cedar Street
    Tipton, Iowa 52772
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Floyd Taber

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Tipton Utilities Service

    • States Served:
      • Iowa
    • Counties Served:
      • Cedar County
    • Major Cities Served:

    Quick Facts About Tipton Utilities

    Tipton Utilities has the 476th highest total electricity generation in the nation, producing 17,038.08 megawatt hours.

    Tipton Utilities produces 183.65 megawatt hours from natural gas and ranks 379th out of 3517 providers in the country for this category.

    Energy provider of the year for Iowa, Major Provider Category
    Lowest Energy Loss
    Iowa, Major Provider Category
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    Tipton Utilities Energy Makeup

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    Tipton Utilities Coverage Map

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    Tipton Utilities State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    Iowa1,6243,199,390.0165100%

    Tipton Utilities County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Cedar County18,494514.96$144.63/mo

    Power Plants Owned by Tipton Utilities

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Louisa County IA Coal 3,383,2153,464,534,946.271,024.04
    Tipton IA Distillate Fuel Oil 12291,048.01746.3

    Tipton Utilities Fuel Makeup

    COAL
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    98.21%
    NATURAL GAS
    Natural Gas
    1.08%
    DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
    Distillate Fuel Oil
    0.72%

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    Tipton Utilities FAQ:

    How much is the average bundled bill for Tipton Utilities customers each month?

    Customers of Tipton Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $79.61.

    Who is the CEO of Tipton Utilities?

    Tipton Utilities' current CEO is Floyd Taber.

    What is the phone number for Tipton Utilities?

    You can reach Tipton Utilities by phone via (563) 886-6187.

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with Tipton Utilities?

    Tipton Utilities is associated with or owns 2 power plants.

    What is the average bundled electricity rate for Tipton Utilities customers?

    The average bundled rate of electricity for customers of Tipton Utilities is 11.83 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

    What percentage of Tipton Utilities' electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

    Electric production facilities owned by or associated with Tipton Utilities generate 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

    What percentage of Tipton Utilities' electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

    Electric production plants owned by or associated with Tipton Utilities produce 0% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

    Nick Reese
    Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
    Published: 2022-08-09