Solar Panels in
Macon County, NC

Updated 6/8/2019

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

As of February 2020, the average solar panel cost in Macon County, NC is $2.86/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Macon County, NC ranges in cost from $12,155 to $16,445, with the average gross price for solar in Macon County, NC coming in at $14,300. 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.

Average solar panel cost by system size in Macon County, NC

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $8,580 $6,349
4 kW $11,440 $8,466
5 kW $14,300 $10,582
6 kW $17,160 $12,698
7 kW $20,020 $14,815
8 kW $22,880 $16,931
9 kW $25,740 $19,048
10 kW $28,600 $21,164

2020 average solar panel cost graph in Macon County, NC

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$12,155 or less
Market Average
$14,300
Above Market
$16,445 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

11.35 Years

20-Year Savings

$18,837

Cost per Watt

$2.86

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