Solar Panels in
Boone, NC

Updated 7/11/2020

How much do solar panels cost in Boone, NC in 2020?

As of July 2020, the average solar panel cost in Boone, NC is $2.84/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Boone, NC ranges in cost from $12,070 to $16,330, with the average gross price for solar in Boone, NC coming in at $14,200. 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 Boone, NC

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $8,520 $6,305
4 kW $11,360 $8,406
5 kW $14,200 $10,508
6 kW $17,040 $12,610
7 kW $19,880 $14,711
8 kW $22,720 $16,813
9 kW $25,560 $18,914
10 kW $28,400 $21,016

2020 average solar panel cost graph in Boone, NC

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$12,070 or less
Market Average
$14,200
Above Market
$16,330 or more
Note: Showing cost data for Watauga County, NC.

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

11.27 Years

20-Year Savings

$18,795

Cost per Watt

$2.84

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