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Houghton Electricity Rates

^ Houghton, IA electricity rates recently averaged 13.11¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Houghton Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Houghton, IA is an estimated 22 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Houghton Natural Gas Rates

^ Houghton, IA natural gas rates recently averaged 10.89$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Houghton, IA

Energy in Houghton, IA

Houghton, IA Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Houghton's average rate of 13.11¢/kWh -- a difference of about +1% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Houghton Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Houghton (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 13.01¢/kWh (May 2016) to 13.11¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Houghton (Iowa) of 13.01¢/kWh -- a difference of about +2% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Houghton Electricity Statistics

Houghton Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Houghton, IA in May 2017 were 13.11¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Houghton versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Houghton electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Houghton, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Houghton vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Houghton (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Houghton

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Houghton -- averaging an estimated 570 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (282 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Houghton vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Houghton (measured monthly) is 22 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Houghton Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Houghton, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Houghton, IA is 4.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Houghton, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Houghton, IA is 5595 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Houghton.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

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Houghton, IA Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Houghton's average rate of 10.89$/Mcf -- a difference of about -18% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Houghton Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Houghton (IA), natural gas rates increased about 25 percent -- from 8.74$/Mcf (May 2016) to 10.89$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Houghton (Iowa) of 8.74$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Houghton Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Houghton

Average natural gas rates in Houghton, IA in May 2017 were 10.89$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Houghton versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Houghton natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Houghton

Electric Companies in Houghton

Electric companies providing service in or near Houghton, IA.

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Gas Companies in Houghton

Gas companies that offer service in or near Houghton, IA.


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Solar Contractors in Houghton

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More information about Houghton

About Houghton

Houghton (IA) is a city in Lee County with an estimated population of 146.[4]

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Houghton, IA Energy

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