Solar Panels in
Durham County, NC

Updated 1/22/2022

How much do solar panels cost in Durham County, NC in 2022?

As of January 2022, the average solar panel cost in Durham County, NC is $2.53/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Durham County, NC ranges in cost from $10,752 to $14,548, with the average gross price for solar in Durham County, NC coming in at $12,650. 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 Durham County, NC

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $7,590 $5,617
4 kW $10,120 $7,489
5 kW $12,650 $9,361
6 kW $15,180 $11,233
7 kW $17,710 $13,105
8 kW $20,240 $14,978
9 kW $22,770 $16,850
10 kW $25,300 $18,722

2022 average solar panel cost graph in Durham County, NC

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$10,752 or less
Market Average
$12,650
Above Market
$14,548 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

11.68 Years

20-Year Savings

$14,194

Cost per Watt

$2.53

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