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Internet providers in Forest Grove, OR

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Forest Grove, OR internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL92%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic92%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Forest Grove internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Forest Grove 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 Forest Grove area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Forest Grove residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 92% of those living in Forest Grove.

There are six internet providers serving the Forest Grove area, and 91.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Forest Grove's six internet providers, prices start at $24.95 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Forest Grove

The largest internet providers in Forest Grove are Frontier and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Forest Grove.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Forest Grove residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 92% of the area. Forest Grove’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 98% of Forest Grove residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Forest Grove covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Forest Grove 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest Grove, $40.49.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Grove, $1.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Forest Grove. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Forest Grove's providers, 186 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Forest Grove covering 92% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest Grove, $40.49.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Grove, $1.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Forest Grove. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Forest Grove's providers, 186 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Forest Grove covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Forest Grove 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 Forest Grove, $40.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Grove, $1.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Forest Grove. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Forest Grove's providers, 186 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Forest Grove, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Forest Grove, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Forest Grove and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Forest Grove at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Forest Grove at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Forest Grove residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Forest Grove may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Forest Grove cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Forest Grove with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Forest Grove. The next fastest internet provider in Forest Grove is Frontier, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 92% of the area.

Whiz to Coho offers the cheapest internet in Forest Grove with plans starting at $24.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Forest Grove, $40.49.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Forest Grove, covering 92% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.