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Prairie City Electricity Rates

^ Prairie City, IA electricity rates recently averaged 11.65¢/kWh -- an estimated 10 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Prairie City Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Prairie City, IA is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Prairie City Natural Gas Rates

^ Prairie City, IA natural gas rates recently averaged 8.02$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Prairie City, IA

Energy in Prairie City, IA

Prairie City, IA Electricity Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2017, Prairie City's average rate of 11.65¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the U.S. average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Prairie City Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Prairie City (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.50¢/kWh (March 2016) to 11.65¢/kWh (March 2017).[1]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in Prairie City (Iowa) of 11.50¢/kWh -- a difference of about -9% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

Prairie City Electricity Statistics

Prairie City Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Prairie City, IA in March 2017 were 11.65¢/kWh -- an estimated 10 percent less 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: Prairie City versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Prairie City electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Prairie City, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Prairie City vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Prairie City (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Prairie City

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Prairie City -- averaging an estimated 613 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (344 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Prairie City vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Prairie City (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Prairie City Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Prairie City, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Prairie City, IA is 4.82 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 Prairie City, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Prairie City, IA is 5915 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Prairie City.[2]

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

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Prairie City, IA Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Prairie City's average rate of 8.02$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Prairie City Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Prairie City (IA), natural gas rates increased about 23 percent -- from 6.52$/Mcf (February 2016) to 8.02$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Prairie City (Iowa) of 6.52$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Prairie City Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Prairie City

Average natural gas rates in Prairie City, IA in February 2017 were 8.02$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Prairie City versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Prairie City

Electric Companies in Prairie City

Electric companies providing service in or near Prairie City, IA.

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Gas Companies in Prairie City

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Solar Contractors in Prairie City

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More information about Prairie City

About Prairie City

Prairie City (IA) is a city in Jasper County with an estimated population of 1,680.[4]

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