Internet providers in 98002

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 140 MbpsDSL90%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.150%
GTT Communications - -DSL6.952%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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98002 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98002 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 98002 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Auburn, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 98002 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 98002, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 98002

The largest internet providers serving the 98002 ZIP code are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 98002 ZIP code, 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 residents in the 98002 ZIP code.

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 the 98002 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98002 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, $46.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $2.43.

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 98002 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 319 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98002 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $2.43.

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 98002 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 319 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 the 98002 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 98002 ZIP 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, $46.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $2.43.

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 98002 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 319 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 98002 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 98002 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 98002. The next fastest internet provider in the 98002 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 140 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 98002 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $46.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98002 ZIP code, covering 0.150% of the city.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.