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Electricity in Alton

^ Electricity prices in Alton, IA in June 2020 averaged 13.50 ¢/kWh, or about 2% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Alton

^ Natural gas prices in Alton, IA in May 2020 averaged 10.66 $/Mcf, or about 10% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Alton

^ Average solar radiation in Alton is about 30% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Alton, IA

Electricity Prices in Alton, IA

Residential Electricity Rates in Alton

Residential electricity prices in Alton, IA in June 2020 averaged approximately 13.50 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 2% more than the national average rate of 13.28 ¢/kWh (June 2020). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Alton vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Alton differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from June 2019 to June 2020 - residential electricity prices in Alton decreased approximately 7%, from 14.57 ¢/kWh to 13.50 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Alton, IA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Alton

Residential natural gas prices in Alton in May 2020 averaged 10.66 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 10% less than the national average rate of 11.85 $/Mcf (May 2020). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Alton vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Alton natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare Alton natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Alton (Iowa) decreased approximately 3%, from 10.94 $/Mcf (May 2019) to 10.66 $/Mcf (May 2020). [2]

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Solar Power in Alton, IA

Solar Radiation Levels in Alton

The city of Alton (Iowa) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.84 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Alton values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Alton is 27% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Alton is 30% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Alton vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Alton solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Alton levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about Alton

About Alton

The city of Alton, IA in Sioux County has an approximate population of 1,216. [4]

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Alton, IA Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in Alton, IA, or for other information related to utilities in Alton, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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