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Internet providers in 98043

Find internet providers serving the 98043 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98043 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL98%
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL1.340%
Ziply Fiber $20.00 50 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
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98043 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98043 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 98043 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 98% of those living in the 98043 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 98043 area, and 97.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 98043, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mountlake Terrace

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 208 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Ziply Fiber 184 Mbps 139 Mbps DSL
Frontier 211 Mbps 164 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 98043

The largest internet providers serving the 98043 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 98043 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 98% of the area. Mountlake Terrace’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 98043 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98043 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 Mountlake Terrace, $46.42.

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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

98%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98043 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 98043 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 Mountlake Terrace, $46.42.

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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 98043 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98043 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 Mountlake Terrace, $46.42.

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 Mountlake Terrace, $1.19.

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 98043 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mountlake Terrace's providers, 247 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98043 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98043 and the greater Mountlake Terrace area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Mountlake Terrace at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Mountlake Terrace at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98043 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98043 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 98043 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 98043. The next fastest internet provider in the 98043 ZIP code is Ziply Fiber, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 98043 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mountlake Terrace, $46.42.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98043 ZIP code, covering 98% of the city. Ziply Fiber also offers fiber internet in 98043 and is available to 98% of households.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.