Internet providers in 98292

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98292 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL98%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 250 MbpsCable93%
Salish Networks - 25 - 100 MbpsDSL3.657%
Salish Networks - 25 - 100 MbpsWired3.657%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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98292 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 98292 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 98292 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Stanwood, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 98292 area, and 92.01% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 98292, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 250 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 98292

The largest internet providers serving the 98292 ZIP code are Frontier, Wave Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 98292 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Wave Broadband, which covers 93% of the area. Stanwood’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 98292 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98292 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Stanwood, $48.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Stanwood, $1.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 98292 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Stanwood's providers, 81 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$69.95/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 98292 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Wave Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 98292 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $69.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Stanwood, $48.59.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Stanwood, $1.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 98292 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Stanwood's providers, 81 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 98292 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 98292 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Stanwood, $48.59.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Stanwood, $1.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 98292 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Stanwood's providers, 81 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 98292 frequently asked questions

Wave Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 98292 ZIP code with download speeds up to 250 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 98292. The next fastest internet provider in the 98292 ZIP code is Salish Networks, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 3.657% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 98292 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Stanwood, $48.59.

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.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.