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Electricity in 98198

^ Electricity prices in 98198 in January 2021 averaged 9.76 ¢/kWh, or about 23% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 98198

^ Natural gas prices in 98198 in December 2020 averaged 10.57 $/Mcf, or about 9% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 98198

^ Average solar radiation in 98198 is about 1% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 98198 (Seattle, WA)

Electricity Prices in 98198

Residential Electricity Rates in 98198

Residential electricity prices in 98198 in January 2021 averaged approximately 9.76 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 23% less than the national average rate of 12.69 ¢/kWh (January 2021). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 98198 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 98198 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from January 2020 to January 2021 - residential electricity prices in 98198 increased approximately 3%, from 9.43 ¢/kWh to 9.76 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 98198

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 98198

Residential natural gas prices in 98198 in December 2020 averaged 10.57 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 9% more than the national average rate of 9.74 $/Mcf (December 2020). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 98198 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Seattle natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 98198 (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 100%, from 10.23 $/Mcf (January 2020) to 0.00 $/Mcf (January 2021). [2]

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Solar Energy in 98198

Solar Radiation Levels in 98198

The ZIP code of 98198 (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 98198 is 43% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 98198 is 1% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 98198 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 98198Seattle, WA)

About 98198

The ZIP code 98198 is associated with the city of Seattle, WA in King County. [4]

WA Utilities

Washington Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 98198, or for other information related to utilities in Washington, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Nearly half of the households in the United States use natural gas as their main heating fuel.

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