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Internet providers in 98501

Find internet providers serving the 98501 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98501 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL72%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic3.290%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL3.480%
Kalama Telephone Company $49.95 6 - 200 MbpsDSL2.890%
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98501 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98501 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 98501 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 91% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 11% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.960% of those living in the 98501 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 98501 area, and 98.80% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 98501, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Olympia

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 86 Mbps 50 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 167 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 98501

The largest internet providers serving the 98501 ZIP code are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 98501 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 72% of the area. Olympia’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 98501 ZIP code.

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 98501 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98501 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 Olympia, $50.81.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Olympia, $2.21.

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 98501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Olympia's providers, 443 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 98501 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Olympia, $50.81.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Olympia, $2.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 98501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Olympia's providers, 443 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 98501 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 98501 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Olympia, $50.81.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Olympia, $2.21.

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 98501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Olympia's providers, 443 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 98501 frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in the 98501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.480% of households in 98501. The next fastest internet provider in the 98501 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 98501 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Olympia, $50.81.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98501 ZIP code, covering 3.290% of the city.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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