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Internet providers in Ellensburg, WA

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Ellensburg, WA internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL97%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -Fiber-optic13%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Kittitas Broadband $50.00 5 - 2,000 MbpsWireless100%
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Ellensburg internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ellensburg 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 Ellensburg area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Ellensburg residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 13% of those living in Ellensburg.

There are six internet providers serving the Ellensburg area, and 96.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ellensburg's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Ellensburg

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 100 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Ellensburg

The largest internet providers in Ellensburg are Spectrum and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Ellensburg.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Ellensburg residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 97% of the area. Ellensburg’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers fiber-optic to around 13% of Ellensburg residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Ellensburg covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Ellensburg residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $54.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellensburg, $0.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Ellensburg. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ellensburg's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to nearly all households in Ellensburg covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Ellensburg 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $54.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Ellensburg. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ellensburg's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont fiber-optic internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to a limited number of households in Ellensburg covering 13% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Ellensburg than other internet types.

Internet prices for Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $54.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Ellensburg. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ellensburg's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Ellensburg, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Ellensburg, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Ellensburg with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Ellensburg. The next fastest internet provider in Ellensburg is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Ellensburg with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $54.98.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Ellensburg, covering 13% of the city.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.