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Internet providers in 97850

Find internet providers serving the 97850 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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97850 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL94%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable91%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL1.220%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsDSL94%
Eastern Oregon Net $49.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsDSL65%
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97850 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 97850 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 97850 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable 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 37% of those living in the 97850 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 97850 area, and 90.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 97850, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in La Grande

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Ziply Fiber 168 Mbps 101 Mbps DSL
Eastern Oregon Net 88 Mbps 52 Mbps DSL
Frontier 185 Mbps 121 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 84 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 97850

The largest internet providers serving the 97850 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and Ziply Fiber bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 97850 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 91% of the area. La Grande’s third most-available internet provider, Ziply Fiber, offers DSL to around 94% of residents in the 97850 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97850 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in La Grande, $51.42.

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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

91%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97850 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97850 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in La Grande, $51.42.

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 La Grande, $0.57.

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 97850 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Grande's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Ziply Fiber DSL internet

Provider

Ziply Fiber

Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Ziply Fiber offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97850 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Ziply Fiber 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 Ziply Fiber start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in La Grande, $51.42.

Ziply Fiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in La Grande, $0.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ziply Fiber offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 97850 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Grande'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 97850 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97850 and the greater La Grande area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in La Grande at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in La Grande at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97850 ZIP, 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 La Grande may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 La Grande DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 97850 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 97850 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in 97850. The next fastest internet provider in the 97850 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 97850 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in La Grande, $51.42.

Eastern Oregon Net is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 97850 ZIP code, covering 1.220% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.