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Washington ranks 18 in expense of owning vehicles

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Washington ranks 18 in expense of owning vehicles

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WASHINTON STATE Р Consumer financial services company Bankrate places Washington around the middle of the pack for expenses involved in owning a car.

Bankrate.com factors in repair costs, taxes and fees, fuel prices, and insurance rates in its state-by-state car-ownership cost list.

Washington is ranked the 18th-most expensive state for car ownership, with an average yearly cost of $3,377.

Georgia is listed as the most expensive, and Oregon is ranked the least expensive.

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