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Internet providers in Mead, WA

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 140 MbpsDSL82%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Wired or Wireless - -Wireless100%
Startouch - -Wireless100%
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Mead internet service at a glance

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

There are seven internet providers serving the Mead area, and 95.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mead's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Mead

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Mead residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 82% of the area. Mead’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Mead residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Mead 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 Mead, $46.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mead, $2.89.

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 Mead. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mead's providers, 289 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

82%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Mead covering 82% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Mead 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Mead, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mead, $2.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Mead. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mead's providers, 289 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mead 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mead, $46.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mead, $2.89.

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 Mead. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mead's providers, 289 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Mead with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Mead. The next fastest internet provider in Mead is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 140 Mbps to 82% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Mead with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mead, $46.24.

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.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.