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Internet providers in Spanaway, WA

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Spanaway, WA internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.595%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL95%
RainierConnect $34.95 10 - 55 MbpsCable20%
RainierConnect $34.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic6.161%
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Spanaway internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Spanaway 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 Spanaway area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Spanaway residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.760% of those living in Spanaway.

There are five internet providers serving the Spanaway area, and 99.06% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Spanaway's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Spanaway

The largest internet providers in Spanaway are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and RainierConnect bringing cable and DSL options to Spanaway.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Spanaway residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 95% of the area. Spanaway’s third most-available internet provider, RainierConnect, offers cable to around 20% of Spanaway residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Spanaway covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Spanaway 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 Spanaway, $43.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Spanaway, $1.83.

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 Spanaway. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Spanaway's providers, 644 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Spanaway covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Spanaway 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Spanaway, $43.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Spanaway, $1.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Spanaway. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Spanaway's providers, 644 Mbps.

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RainierConnect cable internet

Provider

RainierConnect

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

55 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

20%

Cable from RainierConnect offers broadband to some, but not many households in Spanaway covering 20% of the area.

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

Internet prices for RainierConnect start at $34.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Spanaway, $43.99.

RainierConnect customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.50 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Spanaway, $1.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, RainierConnect offers download speeds up to 55 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Spanaway. These download speeds are available to 20% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Spanaway's providers, 644 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Spanaway and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Spanaway at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Spanaway at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Spanaway residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Spanaway with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.595% of households in Spanaway. The next fastest internet provider in Spanaway is RainierConnect, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 6.161% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Spanaway with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Spanaway, $43.99.

RainierConnect is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Spanaway, covering 6.161% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Spanaway and is available to 0.595% of households.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.