Internet providers in Auburn, WA

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Auburn internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Auburn 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 Auburn area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Auburn 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 6.440% of those living in Auburn.

There are five internet providers serving the Auburn area, and 99.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Auburn's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Auburn

The largest internet providers in Auburn are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Auburn.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Auburn residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 90% of the area. Auburn’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Auburn residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Auburn 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 Auburn, $47.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Auburn. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 544 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Auburn covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Auburn 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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Auburn. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 544 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Auburn covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Auburn where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $47.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Auburn. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 544 Mbps.

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Auburn, WA internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 Mbps Cable 100%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 6.442%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 140 Mbps DSL 90%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 3.915%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Auburn with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 6.442% of households in Auburn. The next fastest internet provider in Auburn is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Auburn with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $47.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Auburn, covering 6.442% of the city.

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.

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.

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%.