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Verizon $39.99 200 - 150 MbpsFiber-optic1.961%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $75 10 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.166%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 12 MbpsDSL1.131%
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Washington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Washington is comparable to the rest of Pennsylvania - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Washington area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Washington residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.130% of those living in Washington.

There are six internet providers serving the Washington area, and 99.52% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Washington's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Washington

The largest internet providers in Washington are Verizon, Xfinity, and Consolidated Communications bringing DSL and cable options to Washington.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Washington residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Washington’s third most-available internet provider, Consolidated Communications, offers DSL to around 17% of Washington residents.

Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Washington covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Washington 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 Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Washington, $37.49.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Washington, $1.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Washington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Washington's providers, 98 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Washington covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Washington, $37.49.

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 Washington, $1.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Washington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Washington's providers, 98 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

17%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to a limited number of households in Washington covering 17% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications uses telephone lines in Washington 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 Consolidated Communications start at $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Washington, $37.49.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Washington, $1.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Washington. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Washington's providers, 98 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Washington with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Washington. The next fastest internet provider in Washington is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 1.961% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Washington with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Washington, $37.49.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Washington, covering 1.961% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in Washington and is available to 0.166% of households.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.