Solar Panels in
Columbus County, NC

Updated 10/24/2020

How much do solar panels cost in Columbus County, NC in 2020?

As of October 2020, the average solar panel cost in Columbus County, NC is $3.04/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Columbus County, NC ranges in cost from $12,920 to $17,480, with the average gross price for solar in Columbus County, NC coming in at $15,200. 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 Columbus County, NC

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $9,120 $6,749
4 kW $12,160 $8,998
5 kW $15,200 $11,248
6 kW $18,240 $13,498
7 kW $21,280 $15,747
8 kW $24,320 $17,997
9 kW $27,360 $20,246
10 kW $30,400 $22,496

2020 average solar panel cost graph in Columbus County, NC

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$12,920 or less
Market Average
$15,200
Above Market
$17,480 or more

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

Payback Period

13.00 Years

20-Year Savings

$15,562

Cost per Watt

$3.04

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