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Internet providers in 97058

Find internet providers serving the 97058 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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97058 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable95%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL65%
Gorge Networks $44.95 20 - 100 MbpsDSL42%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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97058 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 97058 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 97058 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 19% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in The Dalles, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 97058 area, and 87.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 97058, prices start at $44.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in The Dalles

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 13 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 51 Mbps 30 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 137 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 97058

The largest internet providers serving the 97058 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Gorge Networks bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 97058 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 65% of the area. The Dalles’s third most-available internet provider, Gorge Networks, offers DSL to around 42% of residents in the 97058 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 97058 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 97058 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in The Dalles, $55.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in The Dalles, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 97058 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all The Dalles's providers, 56 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

65%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 97058 ZIP code, covering 65% 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 $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in The Dalles, $55.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in The Dalles, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 97058 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all The Dalles's providers, 56 Mbps.

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Gorge Networks DSL internet

Provider

Gorge Networks

Starting price*
$44.95/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

42%

DSL from Gorge Networks offers broadband to about half of households in the 97058 ZIP code, covering 42% of the area.

DSL internet from Gorge Networks 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 Gorge Networks start at $44.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in The Dalles, $55.98.

Gorge Networks customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in The Dalles, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Gorge Networks offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 97058 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all The Dalles's providers, 56 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 97058 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 97058 and the greater The Dalles area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in The Dalles at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in The Dalles at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 97058 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 The Dalles 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 The Dalles cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 97058 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 97058 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 97058. The next fastest internet provider in the 97058 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 65% of the area.

Gorge Networks offers the cheapest internet in the 97058 ZIP with service starting at $44.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in The Dalles, $55.98.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.