Internet providers in 97138

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable93%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL73%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 40 MbpsDSL56%
Prime Time Ventures, LLC - -Cable1.370%
Prime Time Ventures, LLC - -DSL1.370%
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97138 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 97138 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 97138 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Seaside, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 97138 area, and 93.20% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 97138, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 97138

The largest internet providers serving the 97138 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Wave Broadband bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 97138 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 73% of the area. Seaside’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers DSL to around 56% of residents in the 97138 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97138 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97138 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Seaside, $53.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Seaside, $1.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 97138 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Seaside's providers, 55 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

73%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 97138 ZIP code, covering 73% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Seaside, $53.99.

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 Seaside, $1.29.

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 97138 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Seaside's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband DSL internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$69.95/mo.
Max download speed

40 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

56%

DSL from Wave Broadband offers broadband to about half of households in the 97138 ZIP code, covering 56% of the area.

DSL internet from Wave Broadband 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 Wave Broadband start at $69.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Seaside, $53.99.

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 Seaside, $1.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 40 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 97138 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 56% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Seaside's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97138 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97138 and the greater Seaside area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Seaside at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Seaside at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97138 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 97138 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 97138 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 97138. The next fastest internet provider in the 97138 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 73% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 97138 ZIP with service starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Seaside, $53.99.

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.

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.

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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.