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Internet providers in Birch Bay, WA

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Birch Bay, WA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 12 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable93%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
StarTouch Broadband - -Wireless100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Birch Bay internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Birch Bay 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 Birch Bay area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Birch Bay residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Birch Bay, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Birch Bay area, and 91.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Birch Bay's six internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Birch Bay

The largest internet providers in Birch Bay are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Birch Bay.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Birch Bay residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 93% of the area. Birch Bay’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Birch Bay residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Birch Bay covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Birch Bay 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 Birch Bay, $40.59.

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 Birch Bay, $2.39.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Birch Bay. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Birch Bay's providers, 262 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

93%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Birch Bay covering 93% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Birch Bay 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 Birch Bay, $40.59.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Birch Bay, $2.39.

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 Birch Bay. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Birch Bay's providers, 262 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 Birch Bay covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Birch Bay 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 Birch Bay, $40.59.

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 Birch Bay, $2.39.

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 Birch Bay. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Birch Bay's providers, 262 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Birch Bay with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in Birch Bay. The next fastest internet provider in Birch Bay is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Birch Bay with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Birch Bay, $40.59.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.