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According to a study by Wallethub.com, Seattle has the absolute *honor* of being the fifth worst city to drive in for 2018. Hot dang, woohoo! (Image: Thinktock).
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Seattle is the fifth worst city to drive in

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According to a study by Wallethub.com, Seattle has the absolute *honor* of being the fifth worst city to drive in for 2018. Hot dang, woohoo!

Data ranges include average gas prices, annual hours in traffic congestion per auto communter, auto-repair shops per capita, and more.

Here’s the getdown:

Driving in Seattle (1=Best; 50=Avg.):

  • 60th – Annual Hours Spent in Congestion per Auto Commuter
  • 90th – Accident Likelihood in City vs. National Avg.
  • 71st – Rate of Car Thefts
  • 50th – Auto-Repair Shops per Capita
  • 82nd – Avg. Gas Prices
  • 99th – Auto-Maintenance Costs
  • 77th – Avg. Parking Rates

Here’s the top 10 worst cities to drive in case you're curious:

  1. Detroit, MI
  2. San Francisco, CA
  3. Oakland, CA
  4. Philadelphia, PA
  5. Seattle, WA
  6. Boston, MA
  7. New York, NY
  8. Newark, NJ
  9. Los Angeles, CA
  10. Chicago, IL

But there is good news here! Earlier this year, Wallethub reported that Seattle was the 2nd worst city to drive in for 2017 so this is growth, friends!

Learn more here!

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