Internet providers in 98926

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable81%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsDSL99%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic12%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
StarTouch Broadband - -Wireless100%
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98926 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 98926 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 98926 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in the 98926 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 98926 area, and 80.87% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 98926, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 98926

The largest internet providers serving the 98926 ZIP code are Spectrum and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 98926 ZIP code, covering 81% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 99% of the area. Ellensburg’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers fiber-optic to around 12% of residents in the 98926 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

81%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98926 ZIP code, covering 81% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98926 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $48.15.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellensburg, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 98926 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Ellensburg's providers, 42 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in the 98926 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $48.15.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellensburg, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 98926 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ellensburg's providers, 42 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont fiber-optic internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 98926 ZIP code, covering 12% 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 98926 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $48.15.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellensburg, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 98926 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ellensburg's providers, 42 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98926 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98926 and the greater Ellensburg area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Ellensburg at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Ellensburg at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98926 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98926 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 98926 ZIP code with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 81% of households in 98926. The next fastest internet provider in the 98926 ZIP code is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in the 98926 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ellensburg, $48.15.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98926 ZIP code, covering 12% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.

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.