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Electricity in 98531

^ Electricity prices in 98531 in February 2021 averaged 9.80 ¢/kWh, or about 27% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 98531

^ Natural gas prices in 98531 in February 2021 averaged 10.44 $/Mcf, or about 11% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 98531

^ Average solar radiation in 98531 is about 4% lower than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 98531 (Centralia, WA)

Electricity Prices in 98531

Residential Electricity Rates in 98531

Residential electricity prices in 98531 in February 2021 averaged approximately 9.80 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 27% less than the national average rate of 13.34 ¢/kWh (February 2021). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 98531 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 98531 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from February 2020 to February 2021 - residential electricity prices in 98531 increased approximately 4%, from 9.42 ¢/kWh to 9.80 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 98531

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 98531

Residential natural gas prices in 98531 in February 2021 averaged 10.44 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 11% more than the national average rate of 9.37 $/Mcf (February 2021). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 98531 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Centralia natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 98531 (Centralia, WA) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Centralia (Washington) increased approximately 2%, from 10.20 $/Mcf (February 2020) to 10.44 $/Mcf (February 2021). [2]

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Solar Energy in 98531

Solar Radiation Levels in 98531

The ZIP code of 98531 (Centralia, WA) has an average annual solar radiation value of 3.58 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Centralia values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 98531 is 46% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 98531 is 4% lower than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 98531 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Centralia solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Centralia 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 98531Centralia, WA)

About 98531

The ZIP code 98531 is associated with the city of Centralia, WA in Lewis County. [4]

WA Utilities

Washington Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 98531, or for other information related to utilities in Washington, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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