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Internet providers in 96796

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Hawaiian Telcom $34.99 300 - 15 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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96796 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 96796 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Hawaii - 92%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 96796 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Waimea, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 96796 area. Among four internet providers in 96796, prices start at $34.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 96796

The largest internet providers serving the 96796 ZIP code are Spectrum, Hawaiian Telcom, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 96796 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 100% of the area. Waimea’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 96796 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 96796 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 96796 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Waimea, $47.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waimea, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 96796 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waimea's providers, 86 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom DSL internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to all households in the 96796 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Waimea, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waimea, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in 96796 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waimea's providers, 86 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

2 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 96796 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 96796 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Waimea, $47.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waimea, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 2 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.2 Mbps in 96796 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waimea's providers, 86 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 96796 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 96796 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 96796. The next fastest internet provider in the 96796 ZIP code is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Hawaiian Telcom offers the cheapest internet in the 96796 ZIP with service starting at $34.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Waimea, $47.49.

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