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Internet providers in 97401

Find internet providers serving the 97401 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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97401 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL68%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic13%
Infostructure - 36 - 67 MbpsDSL4.000%
Infostructure - 36 - 67 MbpsWired0.440%
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97401 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 97401 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 97401 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 85% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 16% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.390% of those living in the 97401 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 97401 area, and 98.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 97401, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Eugene

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 138 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 47 Mbps 42 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 97401

The largest internet providers serving the 97401 ZIP code are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 97401 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 68% of the area. Eugene’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 13% of residents in the 97401 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 97401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97401 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Eugene, $53.74.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Eugene, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 97401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Eugene's providers, 541 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

68%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 97401 ZIP code, covering 68% 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 Eugene, $53.74.

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 Eugene, $1.99.

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 97401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Eugene's providers, 541 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 97401 ZIP code, covering 13% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 97401 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Eugene, $53.74.

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 Eugene, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 97401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Eugene's providers, 541 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97401 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97401 and the greater Eugene area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Eugene at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Eugene at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97401 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 97401 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 97401 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 97401. The next fastest internet provider in the 97401 ZIP code is XS Media, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.900% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 97401 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Eugene, $53.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 97401 ZIP code, covering 13% of the city.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.