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Industry and Business
Top 10 Public Companies Headquartered
in Seattle or Washington State.
Downtown Seattle Office Space
3rd Quarter, 2010
Source: CB Richard Ellis
Electricity Rates Comparison (2009)
Average residential, commercial and industrial electrical rates
Source: Seattle City Light (municipal owned utility), Finance Division
Contact: Robert Bartley, Seattle City Light firstname.lastname@example.org 206-684-3877
Service is provided by the City of Seattle. Pressure range minimum is 30 psi and maximum is 100 psi. Commercial/industrial monthly rate for ¾” - 4” meter is $13.00-$121.40. Charge for water usage is as follows:
Off-peak season (September-May) - $ 3.62/100 cu ft
Service includes treatment at King County’s treatment plants, whose cost is incorporated into rates billed through the individual cities. The commercial/industrial sewer rate in Seattle is $10.28/100 cu ft.
Puget Sound Energy supplies Seattle and King County with natural gas. The basic monthly commercial/industrial rate for general service is $15 plus $1.176 per therm.
Utility Sources: http://www.seattle.gov/util/Services/Billing/Rates_Summary/
City of Seattle Tax Rates, 2010
Tax Rates, 2010 Property Tax ($9.04 per $1,000 assessed value), apportioned as follows:
Retail Sales Tax of 9.5% apportioned as follows:*
*An additional .5% is added to the sales tax rate for food and beverages sold in restaurants, taverns and bars throughout King County for construction of professional baseball stadium.
Source: Department of Finance, City of Seattle