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Internet providers in 97103

Find internet providers serving the 97103 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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97103 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable80%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL69%
Wave Broadband $40.00 5 - 20 MbpsDSL35%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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97103 internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in the 97103 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Oregon - 96%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 97103 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 80% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 26% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.690% of those living in the 97103 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 97103 area, and 79.04% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 97103, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Astoria

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 90 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
Viasat 10 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
Wave Broadband 14 Mbps 8 Mbps DSL
CenturyLink 20 Mbps 17 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 2 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 97103

The largest internet providers serving the 97103 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Wave Broadband bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 97103 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 69% of the area. Astoria’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers DSL to around 35% of residents in the 97103 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

80%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97103 ZIP code, covering 80% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97103 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Astoria, $54.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Astoria, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 97103 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Astoria's providers, 55 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

69%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 97103 ZIP code, covering 69% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Astoria, $54.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Astoria, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 97103 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Astoria's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband DSL internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

35%

DSL from Wave Broadband offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 97103 ZIP code, covering 35% of the area.

DSL internet from Wave Broadband 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 Wave Broadband start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Astoria, $54.99.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Astoria, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 97103 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 35% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Astoria's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97103 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97103 and the greater Astoria area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Astoria at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Astoria at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97103 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 97103 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 97103 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 80% of households in 97103. The next fastest internet provider in the 97103 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 69% of the area.

Wave Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 97103 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Astoria, $54.99.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.