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Internet providers in Washington, PA

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Washington, PA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL100%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic1.961%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL1.131%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.166%
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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 cable, which covers 99% of Washington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 37% 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 $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Washington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 11 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 225 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
Verizon 53 Mbps 14 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Washington

The largest internet providers in Washington are Verizon, Xfinity, and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 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, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers DSL to around 17% of Washington residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Washington, $50.98.

Verizon 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 Washington, $0.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 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, 101 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Washington, $50.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Washington, $0.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 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, 101 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

17%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to a limited number of households in Washington covering 17% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Washington, $50.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Washington. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Washington's providers, 101 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 $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Washington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 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

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Washington with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 17% of households in Washington. The next fastest internet provider in Washington is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps to 16% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Washington with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Washington, $50.98.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.