Internet providers in Chelan, WA

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Chelan internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Chelan 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 Chelan area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 98% of Chelan residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 86% of those living in Chelan.

There are seven internet providers serving the Chelan area, and 97.33% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chelan's seven internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Chelan

The largest internet providers in Chelan are Frontier, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Chelan.

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

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

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

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Chelan 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chelan, $44.99.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chelan, $6.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Chelan. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Chelan's providers, 18 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 Chelan covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Chelan 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 Chelan, $44.99.

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 lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chelan, $6.43.

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 Chelan. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Chelan's providers, 18 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Chelan covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Chelan 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Chelan, $44.99.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chelan, $6.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Chelan. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Chelan's providers, 18 Mbps.

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Chelan, WA internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 24 Mbps DSL 97%
Chelan County PUD - - Fiber-optic 98%
WaveDivision Holdings, LLC - - Cable 86%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 5 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Chelan County PUD is the fastest internet provider in Chelan with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Chelan. The next fastest internet provider in Chelan is WaveDivision Holdings, LLC, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 86% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Chelan with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chelan, $44.99.

Chelan County PUD is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Chelan, covering 98% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.