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Internet providers in 98053

Find internet providers serving the 98053 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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98053 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic4.542%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable88%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL23%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic1.570%
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98053 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98053 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 98053 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 23% of those living in the 98053 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 98053 area, and 99.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 98053, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Redmond

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Wave Broadband 221 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
Frontier 69 Mbps 56 Mbps DSL
Ziply Fiber 304 Mbps 322 Mbps DSL
CenturyLink 17 Mbps 12 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 146 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 98053

The largest internet providers serving the 98053 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98053 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 88% of the area. Redmond’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 23% of residents in the 98053 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98053 ZIP code, covering 93% 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 Redmond, $47.14.

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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

88%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98053 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98053 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 Redmond, $47.14.

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 Redmond, $1.35.

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 98053 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Redmond's providers, 408 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

23%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 98053 ZIP code, covering 23% 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 Redmond, $47.14.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Redmond, $1.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 98053 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 23% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Redmond's providers, 408 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 98053 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 98053 and the greater Redmond area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Redmond at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Redmond at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 98053 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 98053 frequently asked questions

Ziply Fiber is the fastest internet provider in the 98053 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 98053. The next fastest internet provider in the 98053 ZIP code is Ziply Fiber, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 4.540% of the area.

Ziply Fiber offers the cheapest internet in the 98053 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Redmond, $47.14.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 98053 ZIP code, covering 4.542% of the city. Ziply Fiber also offers fiber internet in 98053 and is available to 4.540% of households.

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