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Internet providers in 97229

Find internet providers serving the 97229 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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97229 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic80%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL79%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL21%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic2.120%
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97229 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 97229 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 97229 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 79% of those living in the 97229 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 97229 area, and 97.96% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 97229, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Portland

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 175 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 188 Mbps 185 Mbps DSL
Ziply Fiber 189 Mbps 171 Mbps Fiber-optic
Frontier 156 Mbps 133 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 97229

The largest internet providers serving the 97229 ZIP code are Frontier and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to most in the 97229 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 79% of the area. Portland’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 97229 ZIP code.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

80%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97229 ZIP code, covering 80% 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 97229 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Portland, $44.99.

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Frontier DSL internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 97229 ZIP code, covering 79% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Portland, $44.99.

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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 97229 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97229 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 Portland, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Portland, $1.29.

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 97229 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Portland's providers, 374 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97229 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97229 and the greater Portland area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Portland at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Portland at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97229 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 Portland 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 Portland cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 97229 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 97229 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in 97229. The next fastest internet provider in the 97229 ZIP code is Ziply Fiber, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 79% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 97229 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Portland, $44.99.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 97229 ZIP code, covering 80% of the city. Ziply Fiber also offers fiber internet in 97229 and is available to 80% of households.

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.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.