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Internet providers in 97055

Find internet providers serving the 97055 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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97055 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL95%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable2.200%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsDSL95%
Wave Broadband $40.00 5 - 20 MbpsCable91%
Cascade Utilities - -DSL3.530%
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97055 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 97055 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 97055 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% 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 51% of those living in the 97055 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 97055 area, and 90.81% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 97055, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sandy

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 8 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 28 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Wave Broadband 212 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 102 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Frontier 7 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 97055

The largest internet providers serving the 97055 ZIP code are Frontier, Ziply Fiber, and Wave Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 97055 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Ziply Fiber, which covers 95% of the area. Sandy’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers cable to around 91% of residents in the 97055 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97055 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 Sandy, $46.66.

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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

95%

DSL from Ziply Fiber offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97055 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 Sandy, $46.66.

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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandy, $1.67.

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 97055 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandy's providers, 260 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97055 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Wave Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97055 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Sandy, $46.66.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandy, $1.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 97055 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sandy's providers, 260 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97055 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97055 and the greater Sandy area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sandy at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sandy at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97055 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 97055 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 97055 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 97055. The next fastest internet provider in the 97055 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 2.200% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 97055 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sandy, $46.66.

Cascade Utilities is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 97055 ZIP code, covering 0.160% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.