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Internet providers in St. Helens, OR

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St. Helens, OR internet providers

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL75%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Stephouse Holdings Company, LLC - -Wireless4.073%
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St. Helens internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in St. Helens 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 St. Helens area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of St. Helens residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in St. Helens, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the St. Helens area, and 98.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among St. Helens's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in St. Helens

The largest internet providers in St. Helens are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to St. Helens.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all St. Helens residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 75% of the area. St. Helens’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of St. Helens residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in St. Helens covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but St. Helens 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 St. Helens, $46.24.

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 St. Helens, $2.89.

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 St. Helens. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all St. Helens's providers, 281 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

75%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in St. Helens covering 75% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in St. Helens 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 St. Helens, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Helens, $2.89.

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 St. Helens. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all St. Helens's providers, 281 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 St. Helens covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of St. Helens 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in St. Helens, $46.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Helens, $2.89.

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 St. Helens. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all St. Helens's providers, 281 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Stephouse Holdings Company, LLC is the fastest internet provider in St. Helens with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.073% of households in St. Helens. The next fastest internet provider in St. Helens is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in St. Helens with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in St. Helens, $46.24.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

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.

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.