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Internet providers in 98221

Find internet providers serving the 98221 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98221 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL86%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable79%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsDSL86%
Wave Broadband $40.00 5 - 20 MbpsCable28%
PogoZone $35.00 -Fiber-optic0.250%
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98221 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98221 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Washington - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 98221 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 28% of those living in the 98221 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 98221 area, and 82.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 98221, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Anacortes

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 77 Mbps 73 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 122 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
PogoZone 176 Mbps 146 Mbps Wireless
Ziply Fiber 247 Mbps 202 Mbps DSL
Wave Broadband 190 Mbps 121 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 98221

The largest internet providers serving the 98221 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Ziply Fiber bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98221 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 79% of the area. Anacortes’s third most-available internet provider, Ziply Fiber, offers DSL to around 86% of residents in the 98221 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98221 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Anacortes, $44.99.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 98221 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98221 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 Anacortes, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Anacortes, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in 98221 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Anacortes's providers, 115 Mbps.

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Ziply Fiber DSL internet

Provider

Ziply Fiber

Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Ziply Fiber offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98221 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Ziply Fiber 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 Ziply Fiber start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Anacortes, $44.99.

Ziply Fiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Anacortes, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ziply Fiber offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 98221 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Anacortes's providers, 115 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98221 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98221 and the greater Anacortes area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Anacortes at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Anacortes at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98221 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98221 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 98221 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in 98221. The next fastest internet provider in the 98221 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 79% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 98221 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Anacortes, $44.99.

PogoZone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98221 ZIP code, covering 0.250% of the city.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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