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Internet providers in 98248

Find internet providers serving the 98248 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98248 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL88%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable96%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 30 - 24 MbpsDSL88%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 250 MbpsCable5.360%
PogoZone $35.00 -Cable4.120%
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98248 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 98248 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 98248 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 96% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ferndale, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 98248 area, and 85.77% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 98248, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Ferndale

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Wave Broadband 111 Mbps 104 Mbps Cable
Frontier 7 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
PogoZone 14 Mbps 11 Mbps Fiber-optic
Viasat 9 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 171 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 98248

The largest internet providers serving the 98248 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Ziply Fiber bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98248 ZIP code, covering 88% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Ferndale’s third most-available internet provider, Ziply Fiber, offers DSL to around 88% of residents in the 98248 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98248 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ferndale, $41.85.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ferndale, $1.27.

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 98248 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ferndale's providers, 223 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98248 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98248 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 Ferndale, $41.85.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ferndale, $1.27.

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 98248 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ferndale's providers, 223 Mbps.

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Ziply Fiber DSL internet

Provider

Ziply Fiber

Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Ziply Fiber offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98248 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from Ziply Fiber 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 Ziply Fiber start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ferndale, $41.85.

Ziply Fiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 30 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.67 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ferndale, $1.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ziply Fiber offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 98248 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ferndale's providers, 223 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98248 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98248 and the greater Ferndale area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Ferndale at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Ferndale at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98248 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Ferndale may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Ferndale cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 98248 frequently asked questions

PogoZone is the fastest internet provider in the 98248 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.450% of households in 98248. The next fastest internet provider in the 98248 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 98248 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ferndale, $41.85.

PogoZone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98248 ZIP code, covering 0.450% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

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.