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Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL10%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic4.414%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable69%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic20%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL76%
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97231 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 97231 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 97231 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 93% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 69% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 25% of those living in the 97231 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 97231 area, and 64.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 97231, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 97231

The largest internet providers serving the 97231 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to many in the 97231 ZIP code, covering 10% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 69% of the area. Portland’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 76% of residents in the 97231 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

10%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 97231 ZIP code, covering 10% 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Portland, $42.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Portland, $2.37.

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 97231 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Portland's providers, 437 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

69%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 97231 ZIP code, covering 69% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97231 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, $42.59.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Portland, $2.37.

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 97231 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Portland's providers, 437 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 97231 ZIP code, covering 76% 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Portland, $42.59.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Portland, $2.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 97231 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Portland's providers, 437 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97231 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97231 and the greater Portland area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Portland at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Portland at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97231 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 97231 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 97231 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 20% of households in 97231. The next fastest internet provider in the 97231 ZIP code is Stephouse Holdings Company, LLC, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 19% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 97231 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Portland, $42.59.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 97231 ZIP code, covering 20% of the city. Frontier also offers fiber internet in 97231 and is available to 4.414% of households.

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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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.