Internet providers in Mount Vernon, WA

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Mount Vernon internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Mount Vernon residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Mount Vernon.

There are seven internet providers serving the Mount Vernon area, and 95.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mount Vernon's seven internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Mount Vernon

The largest internet providers in Mount Vernon are Frontier and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Mount Vernon.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Mount Vernon residents, covering 96% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 15% of the area. Mount Vernon’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Mount Vernon residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

96%

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

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Mount Vernon 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $41.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $4.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 274 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in Mount Vernon covering 15% 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 Mount Vernon than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $41.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $4.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 274 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 Mount Vernon covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon, $41.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $4.12.

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 Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 274 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Mount Vernon, WA internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 MbpsDSL96%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic15%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable99%
WaveDivision Holdings, LLC - -Cable5.228%
Sound Internet Services, Inc. - -Fiber-optic3.634%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sound Internet Services, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Mount Vernon with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.634% of households in Mount Vernon. The next fastest internet provider in Mount Vernon is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Mount Vernon with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $41.24.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Mount Vernon, covering 15% of the city. Sound Internet Services, Inc. also offers fiber internet in Mount Vernon and is available to 3.634% of households.

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.

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%.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.