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Internet providers in Ridgefield, WA

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Ridgefield, WA internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL76%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic15%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ridgefield internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ridgefield 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 Ridgefield area will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of Ridgefield residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 21% of those living in Ridgefield.

There are five internet providers serving the Ridgefield area, and 93.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ridgefield'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 Ridgefield

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 185 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Viasat 15 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 99 Mbps 148 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Ridgefield

The largest internet providers in Ridgefield are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Ridgefield.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Ridgefield residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 76% of the area. Ridgefield’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 15% of Ridgefield residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Ridgefield 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 Ridgefield, $53.74.

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 Ridgefield, $1.99.

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 Ridgefield. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ridgefield's providers, 541 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

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Ridgefield covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Ridgefield 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 Ridgefield, $53.74.

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 Ridgefield, $1.99.

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 Ridgefield. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ridgefield's providers, 541 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Ridgefield covering 15% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Ridgefield than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ridgefield, $53.74.

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 Ridgefield, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Ridgefield. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ridgefield's providers, 541 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Ridgefield and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Ridgefield at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Ridgefield at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Ridgefield 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 Ridgefield with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Ridgefield. The next fastest internet provider in Ridgefield is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 76% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Ridgefield with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ridgefield, $53.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Ridgefield, covering 15% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.