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Internet providers in 98036

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98036 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL99%
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic99%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsDSL99%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic99%
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98036 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98036 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 98036 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 93% of those living in the 98036 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 98036 area, and 98.53% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 98036, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lynnwood

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
PogoZone 192 Mbps 162 Mbps Cable
Ziply Fiber 243 Mbps 221 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 185 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Frontier 276 Mbps 240 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 98036

The largest internet providers serving the 98036 ZIP code are Frontier and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98036 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 99% of the area. Lynnwood’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 98036 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to all households in the 98036 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Lynnwood, $45.83.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to all households in the 98036 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 98036 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Lynnwood, $45.83.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 98036 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98036 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 Lynnwood, $45.83.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lynnwood, $0.98.

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 98036 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lynnwood's providers, 274 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98036 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98036 and the greater Lynnwood area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lynnwood at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lynnwood at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98036 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98036 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 98036 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 98036. The next fastest internet provider in the 98036 ZIP code is Ziply Fiber, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 98036 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lynnwood, $45.83.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98036 ZIP code, covering 99% of the city. Ziply Fiber also offers fiber internet in 98036 and is available to 99% of households.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.