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Internet providers in Monroe, WA

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Monroe, WA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable99%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 250 MbpsCable21%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
StarTouch Broadband - -Wireless100%
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Monroe internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Monroe 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 Monroe area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Monroe residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Monroe, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Monroe area, and 95.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Monroe's six internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Monroe

The largest internet providers in Monroe are Frontier, Xfinity, and Wave Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to Monroe.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Monroe residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Monroe’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers cable to around 21% of Monroe residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Monroe covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Monroe 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 Monroe, $47.58.

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 Monroe, $1.40.

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 Monroe. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 262 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

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Monroe 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 Monroe, $47.58.

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 Monroe, $1.40.

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 Monroe. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 262 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$69.95/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

21%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to some, but not many households in Monroe covering 21% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $69.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $47.58.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $1.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Monroe. These download speeds are available to 21% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 262 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Monroe, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Monroe, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Monroe with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Monroe. The next fastest internet provider in Monroe is Wave Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 21% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Monroe with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $47.58.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

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Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.