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Electricity in 98134

^ Electricity prices in 98134 in August 2017 averaged 9.86 ¢/kWh, or about 25% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 98134

^ Natural gas prices in 98134 in August 2017 averaged 16.04 $/Mcf, or about 11% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 98134

^ Average solar radiation in 98134 is about 1% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 98134 (Seattle, WA)

Electricity Prices in 98134

Residential Electricity Rates in 98134

Residential electricity prices in 98134 in August 2017 averaged approximately 9.86 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 25% less than the national average rate of 13.19 ¢/kWh (August 2017). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 98134 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 98134 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from August 2016 to August 2017 - residential electricity prices in 98134 increased approximately 1%, from 9.73 ¢/kWh to 9.86 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 98134

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 98134

Residential natural gas prices in 98134 in August 2017 averaged 16.04 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 11% less than the national average rate of 18.09 $/Mcf (August 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 98134 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Seattle natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 98134 (Seattle, WA) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Seattle (Washington) decreased approximately 1%, from 16.14 $/Mcf (August 2016) to 16.04 $/Mcf (August 2017). [2]

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Solar Energy in 98134

Solar Radiation Levels in 98134

The ZIP code of 98134 (Seattle, WA) has an average annual solar radiation value of 3.75 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Seattle values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 98134 is 43% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 98134 is 1% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 98134 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Seattle solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Seattle levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about 98134Seattle, WA)

About 98134

The ZIP code 98134 is associated with the city of Seattle, WA in King County. [4]

WA Utilities

Washington Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 98134, or for other information related to utilities in Washington, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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