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Internet providers in Poulsbo, WA

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Poulsbo, WA internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL74%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic9.294%
Wave Broadband $40.00 5 - 20 MbpsCable38%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Poulsbo internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Poulsbo 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 Poulsbo area will have access to cable, which covers 90% of Poulsbo residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 26% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in Poulsbo.

There are five internet providers serving the Poulsbo area, and 98.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Poulsbo's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Poulsbo

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 172 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Wave Broadband 188 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 13 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Poulsbo

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Poulsbo residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 74% of the area. Poulsbo’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers cable to around 38% of Poulsbo residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Poulsbo 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 Poulsbo, $50.99.

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 Poulsbo, $2.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in Poulsbo. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Poulsbo's providers, 132 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

74%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Poulsbo covering 74% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Poulsbo 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 Poulsbo, $50.99.

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 Poulsbo, $2.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Poulsbo. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Poulsbo's providers, 132 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

38%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to some, but not many households in Poulsbo covering 38% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Poulsbo, $50.99.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Poulsbo, $2.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Poulsbo. These download speeds are available to 38% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Poulsbo's providers, 132 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Poulsbo and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Poulsbo at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Poulsbo at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Poulsbo 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 Poulsbo with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Poulsbo. The next fastest internet provider in Poulsbo is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 74% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Poulsbo with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Poulsbo, $50.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Poulsbo, covering 9.294% of the city.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.