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Electricity Rates in Boise, ID

Overview: Residential, Commercial and Industrial Electricity Rates For Boise, ID

Below you will find residential, commercial and industrial electricity rates for Boise, ID. The rates are given in two parts. The first part is entirely residential, resolved into utility companies that operate in the city. The rates are obtained from and mapped to the city via our database. The second part is residential, commercial and industrial and is presented as an average of the city. The data is obtained from OpenEI, which is derived from a statistical and mathematical modeling effort.

Residential Rates By Utility Company in Boise, ID

The tables below give estimates of the electricity rates of different utilities serving Boise, ID. Methodology is explained below the table.

Utility CompanyRate (cents/kWh)Number of Customers
State Average in ID11.78 cents/kWhN/A
Average of Utilities in Boise, ID9.73 cents/kWhN/A
Idaho Power Co9.91 cents/kWh499,217
Avista Corp9.48 cents/kWh359,452


Methods: We obtained utility information from EIA for every state. We obtained a list of all cities in the USA, which means smaller municipalities like towns are not included. Using a proprietary database of utilities, we generated a list of electricity rates for each city from which we calculated the average rates. Utilities frequently merge, buy out each other, change their name. As a result, there is ambiguity and mistakes in the assignment of utilities to cities. We also obtained the state average electricity rate from

Average Residential, Commercial and Industrial Electricity Rates in Boise, ID

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Electricity Consumption for Residential, Commercial and Industrial Sectors in Boise, ID

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This page was last updated on: May 26, 2024

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