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Internet providers in 98008

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Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL11%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic11%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic9.075%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL86%
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98008 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98008 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 98008 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 20% of those living in the 98008 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 98008 area, and 99.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 98008, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 98008

The largest internet providers serving the 98008 ZIP code are Frontier and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to many in the 98008 ZIP code, covering 11% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 11% of the area. Bellevue’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 98008 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

11%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 98008 ZIP code, covering 11% 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bellevue, $41.32.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bellevue, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 98008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bellevue's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 98008 ZIP code, covering 11% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 98008 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bellevue, $41.32.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bellevue, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 98008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bellevue's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 98008 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98008 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 Bellevue, $41.32.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bellevue, $1.80.

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 98008 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bellevue's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98008 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98008 and the greater Bellevue area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bellevue at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Bellevue at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98008 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98008 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 98008 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 9.075% of households in 98008. The next fastest internet provider in the 98008 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 98008 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bellevue, $41.32.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98008 ZIP code, covering 11% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 98008 and is available to 9.075% of households.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.