Internet providers in 97038

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97038 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 12 MbpsDSL1.342%
Molalla Communications Company $65.00 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic92%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 250 MbpsCable85%
DirectLink $69.90 15 - 30 MbpsDSL6.822%
Colton Telephone Company $67.95 25 - 75 MbpsFiber-optic3.260%
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97038 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 97038 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 97038 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in the 97038 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 97038 area, and 85.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 97038, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 97038

The largest internet providers serving the 97038 ZIP code are Molalla Communications Company, Wave Broadband, and HughesNet bringing fiber-optic, cable, and satellite options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Molalla Communications Company is available to nearly all in the 97038 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Wave Broadband, which covers 85% of the area. Molalla’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 97038 ZIP code.

Molalla Communications Company fiber-optic internet

Provider

Molalla Communications Company

Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Fiber-optic from Molalla Communications Company offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97038 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Molalla Communications Company is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 97038 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Molalla Communications Company start at $65/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Molalla, $59.35.

Molalla Communications Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.26 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Molalla, $0.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Molalla Communications Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 97038 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Molalla's providers, 304 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$69.95/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

85%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97038 ZIP code, covering 85% of the area.

Wave Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97038 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $69.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Molalla, $59.35.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Molalla, $0.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 97038 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Molalla's providers, 304 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 97038 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 97038 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Molalla, $59.35.

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 Molalla, $0.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 97038 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Molalla's providers, 304 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 97038 frequently asked questions

Molalla Communications Company is the fastest internet provider in the 97038 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in 97038. The next fastest internet provider in the 97038 ZIP code is DirectLink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 2.027% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 97038 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Molalla, $59.35.

Molalla Communications Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 97038 ZIP code, covering 92% of the city. Colton Telephone Company also offers fiber internet in 97038 and is available to 3.260% of households.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.