Solar Panels in
Viola, IA

Updated 9/26/2020

How much do solar panels cost in Viola, IA in 2020?

As of September 2020, the average solar panel cost in Viola, IA is $3.36/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Viola, IA ranges in cost from $14,280 to $19,320, with the average gross price for solar in Viola, IA coming in at $16,800. After accounting for the 26% Federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and other state and local solar incentives, the net price you'll pay for solar can fall by thousands of dollars.

Importantly, these costs are typical for solar shoppers comparing solar quotes on the EnergySage Marketplace. When you compare quotes for solar panels on EnergySage's competitive solar marketplace, you can expect to see prices up to 20% lower than working with a single solar company.

Average solar panel cost by system size in Viola, IA

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $10,080 $7,459
4 kW $13,440 $9,946
5 kW $16,800 $12,432
6 kW $20,160 $14,918
7 kW $23,520 $17,405
8 kW $26,880 $19,891
9 kW $30,240 $22,378
10 kW $33,600 $24,864

2020 average solar panel cost graph in Viola, IA

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$14,280 or less
Market Average
$16,800
Above Market
$19,320 or more
Note: Showing cost data for Linn County, IA.

Solar installation costs do not include the 26% Federal Investment Tax Credit or local incentives. Learn more about local IA incentives, tax credits & rebates.

Payback Period

12.92 Years

20-Year Savings

$16,913

Cost per Watt

$3.36

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