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Internet providers in Federal Way, WA

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Federal Way, WA internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL75%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic2.411%
North Olympic Peninsula Data Centers $29.95 1.5 - 40 MbpsCable1.269%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Federal Way internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Federal Way 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 Federal Way area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of Federal Way residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 12% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.200% of those living in Federal Way.

There are five internet providers serving the Federal Way area, and 98.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Federal Way's five internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Federal Way

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 8 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 68 Mbps 29 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 110 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Federal Way

The largest internet providers in Federal Way are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Federal Way.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Federal Way residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 75% of the area. Federal Way’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Federal Way residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Federal Way covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Federal Way 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 Federal Way, $48.98.

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 Federal Way, $2.23.

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 Federal Way. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Federal Way's providers, 439 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

75%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Federal Way covering 75% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Federal Way 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 Federal Way, $48.98.

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 Federal Way, $2.23.

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 Federal Way. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Federal Way's providers, 439 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Federal Way covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Federal Way 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Federal Way, $48.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Federal Way, $2.23.

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 Federal Way. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Federal Way's providers, 439 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Federal Way with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Federal Way. The next fastest internet provider in Federal Way is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 75% of the area.

North Olympic Peninsula Data Centers offers the cheapest internet in Federal Way with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Federal Way, $48.98.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Federal Way, covering 2.411% of the city.

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Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.