Internet providers in Shoreline, WA

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Shoreline 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 Shoreline area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Shoreline residents. DSL 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 88% of those living in Shoreline.

There are six internet providers serving the Shoreline area, and 97.51% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Shoreline's six internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Shoreline

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

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to most Shoreline residents, covering 52% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 51% of the area. Shoreline’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Shoreline residents.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

52%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to about half of households in Shoreline covering 52% 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 Shoreline than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Shoreline, $42.79.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shoreline, $3.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Shoreline. These download speeds are available to 52% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Shoreline's providers, 447 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

51%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to about half of households in Shoreline covering 51% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Shoreline 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Shoreline, $42.79.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shoreline, $3.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Shoreline. These download speeds are available to 51% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Shoreline's providers, 447 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Shoreline 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 Shoreline, $42.79.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shoreline, $3.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Shoreline. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shoreline's providers, 447 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Shoreline and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Shoreline at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is higher than average for Shoreline at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Shoreline residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Shoreline, WA internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 Mbps Fiber-optic 52%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 Mbps DSL 51%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 Mbps Cable 99%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 41%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 140 Mbps DSL 43%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Shoreline with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 41% of households in Shoreline. The next fastest internet provider in Shoreline is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Shoreline with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Shoreline, $42.79.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Shoreline, covering 52% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Shoreline and is available to 41% of households.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.