Where You’ll Pay the Most in Electric Bills

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25. Alabama
> Average price of electricity: 12.0¢/kWh
> Average monthly usage: 1,209 kWh (3rd highest)
> Average monthly bill: $146 (the highest)
> Largest energy source: Natural gas

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24. New Mexico
> Average price of electricity: 12.1¢/kWh
> Average monthly usage: 630 kWh (10th lowest)
> Average monthly bill: $76 (the lowest)
> Largest energy source: Coal

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23. Arizona
> Average price of electricity: 12.2¢/kWh
> Average monthly usage: 1,036 kWh (17th highest)
> Average monthly bill: $126 (11th highest)
> Largest energy source: Natural gas

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22. Illinois
> Average price of electricity: 12.2¢/kWh
> Average monthly usage: 732 kWh (16th lowest)
> Average monthly bill: $89 (6th lowest)
> Largest energy source: Nuclear

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21. Iowa
> Average price of electricity: 12.3¢/kWh
> Average monthly usage: 844 kWh (21st lowest)
> Average monthly bill: $103 (16th lowest)
> Largest energy source: Coal