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Internet providers in 98225

Find internet providers serving the 98225 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98225 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL71%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic32%
PogoZone $35.00 -Wired12%
PogoZone $35.00 -Cable7.650%
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98225 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98225 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 98225 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 8.850% of those living in the 98225 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 98225 area, and 99.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 98225, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bellingham

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Wave Broadband 66 Mbps 62 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 172 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
PogoZone 23 Mbps 16 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 132 Mbps 91 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 98225

The largest internet providers serving the 98225 ZIP code are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 98225 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 71% of the area. Bellingham’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 32% of residents in the 98225 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 98225 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98225 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 Bellingham, $48.33.

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 Bellingham, $2.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 98225 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bellingham's providers, 477 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 98225 ZIP code, covering 71% 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bellingham, $48.33.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bellingham, $2.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 98225 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bellingham's providers, 477 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

32%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 98225 ZIP code, covering 32% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 98225 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bellingham, $48.33.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bellingham, $2.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 98225 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 32% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bellingham's providers, 477 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98225 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98225 and the greater Bellingham area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bellingham at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bellingham at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98225 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98225 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 98225 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 98225. The next fastest internet provider in the 98225 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 71% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 98225 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bellingham, $48.33.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98225 ZIP code, covering 32% of the city. PogoZone also offers fiber internet in 98225 and is available to 2.660% of households.

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