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Internet providers in Umatilla, OR

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Umatilla, OR internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL81%
Eastern Oregon Telecom $59.95 5 - 25 MbpsCable74%
Eastern Oregon Telecom $59.95 5 - 25 MbpsFiber-optic24%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Umatilla internet service at a glance

At 12%, broadband coverage in Umatilla is much lower than the rest of Oregon - 96%, and much lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Umatilla area will have access to cable, which covers 74% of Umatilla residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 24% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in Umatilla.

There are four internet providers serving the Umatilla area, and 73.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Umatilla's four internet providers, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Umatilla

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 166 Mbps 89 Mbps DSL
Eastern Oregon Telecom 42 Mbps 16 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in Umatilla

The largest internet providers in Umatilla are CenturyLink and Eastern Oregon Telecom bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Umatilla.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most Umatilla residents, covering 81% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Eastern Oregon Telecom, which covers 74% of the area. Umatilla’s third most-available internet provider, Eastern Oregon Telecom, offers fiber-optic to around 24% of Umatilla residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

81%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Umatilla covering 81% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Umatilla 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Umatilla, $61.23.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Umatilla, $3.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Umatilla. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Umatilla's providers, 313 Mbps.

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Eastern Oregon Telecom cable internet

Provider

Eastern Oregon Telecom

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

74%

Cable from Eastern Oregon Telecom offers broadband to most households in Umatilla covering 74% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Eastern Oregon Telecom start at $59.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Umatilla, $61.23.

Eastern Oregon Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $11.99 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Umatilla, $3.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Eastern Oregon Telecom offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Umatilla. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Umatilla's providers, 313 Mbps.

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Eastern Oregon Telecom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Eastern Oregon Telecom

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

24%

Fiber-optic from Eastern Oregon Telecom offers broadband to some, but not many households in Umatilla covering 24% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Eastern Oregon Telecom is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Umatilla than other internet types.

Internet prices for Eastern Oregon Telecom start at $59.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Umatilla, $61.23.

Eastern Oregon Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $11.99 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Umatilla, $3.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Eastern Oregon Telecom offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Umatilla. These download speeds are available to 24% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Umatilla's providers, 313 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Umatilla, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Umatilla, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Umatilla and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Umatilla at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Umatilla at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Umatilla residents, 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 Umatilla 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 Umatilla DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Umatilla with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 81% of households in Umatilla. The next fastest internet provider in Umatilla is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Umatilla with plans starting at $50/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Umatilla, $61.23.

Eastern Oregon Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Umatilla, covering 24% of the city.

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.

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%.

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.